Parkersburg News and Sentinel Newsen-usMon, 27 Jun 2016 08:32:46 EDTMon, 27 Jun 2016 08:32:46 EDT Volunteer Fire Department holds annual Fireman's Festival - There are plenty of good reasons for people to go to the Newport VFD Fireman's Festival. There's a parade, great food, games, rides, a country store, bingo, raffles, live entertainment and, of course fireworks.Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTItalian foreign exchange student reviews his Parkersburg experience - Pietro Refosco, a foreign exchange student from Valdagno, Italy, has enjoyed his stay in Parkersburg. Valdagno is a town located in northeastern Italy, about 250 miles north of Rome.Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTHomeless students hidden in plain sight in Mid-Ohio Valley - Homeless student populations are decreasing nationwide as graduation rates are on the rise, a trend educators and school officials hope to see continue.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTUnited Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley focuses on education, income, health - Improving the quality of life of area residents through a focus on education, income and health is primary mission of the United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTFourth of July events slated throughout Mid-Ohio Valley - A number of activities are planned in the Mid-Ohio Valley around the Fourth of July holida.Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT