County and city politics
1 day ago.
Welcome to Parkersburg! (home of the bums)
Posts: 15 - Drive across the toll bridge into Parkersburg and what's the first sight you see? How about a pathetic looking being bumming for money? There's a crew that work's the end of the Memorial Bridge,...
90 days ago.
Registration of transient workers
Posts: 3 - Should local law enforcement departments have authority to set up registrations for transient workers, who might otherwise be more difficult to track than permanent residents? When illegals can...
100 days ago.
Bob Tebay wants to be removed from ballot.
Posts: 5 - The Wood County Commission this morning decided to seek an opinion from the West Virginia Attorney General on a candidate's request to pull out of the May primary election.
editorial on city of vienna budget
Posts: 0 - was a very interesting and informative editorial today on why the position of an economic development person should be eliminated from this year's budget while a $461K shortfall in place for next...
183 days ago.
Wood County Gun Ranges
Posts: 11 - Will the County officials actually use the information garnered by its committee on gun ranges, or just muddle through with anew ordinance to restrict the lawful use of personal property?
216 days ago.
Wood County Board of Education
Posts: 2 - Once again the BOE is coming under fire, and it's no wonder. First, there is the Stadium Field fiasco.
218 days ago.
Posts: 1 - guess the chickens have come home to roost. as with most knee jerk programs the cost over runs are just surfacing. the shoe (visitor side) has yet to drop. the school board is liable.....
Posts: 0 - yippie weenie; city wants to raise rates for water/ sewage because cannot meet obligations on improvements. yet, first words now out of their mouths are "PAY RAISES".
Posts: 0 - Mr rockholds dialog on all the advantages of home rule in 2014 leave out one important aspect. that is the abuse to charge more and higher taxes/ fees/ costs on to those least able to pay them.
266 days ago.
Ripped off again
Posts: 4 - got my water bill Wednesday. was estimate dated the 8th of November. the 8th had a high of 50 degrees. water dept. could not read meters at 50? estimate is supposed to be last 3 month average.
Posts: 0 - Commission is complaining about revenue.
324 days ago.
Fort Boreman Park VS Point Park
Posts: 8 - Which park should Parkersburg be focusing on?
359 days ago.
Stadium Field is Out of Control
Posts: 7 - ...and the BOE is behind the wheel. The malcontent and mistreatment of Parkersburg's "second-class citizens" has come to a hea.
418 days ago.
Parkersburg City Park Fourth of July Carnival 2013
Posts: 2 - FAIL! It reeked of urine, body odor and cigarette smoke. The rides look damaged, repaired and damaged again and their restraints were laughable at best.
738 days ago.
$3 Parkersburg User Fee
Posts: 0 - So the council wants to impose a tax for working inside the city limits of Parkersburg. But is imposing a $3 weekly fee really the best way to solve this problem?