Day of Action returns to Mid-Ohio Valley

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PARKERSBURG — The Day of Action is one of Stacy DeCicco’s favorite events, and the 2021 edition was even sweeter, since it didn’t happen at all last year. “Today felt extra special to us, because to sit out last year and have to take it off the calendar was just really sad,” said ...

Mineral Wells resident discusses $1M Babydog win

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PARKERSBURG — As part of the first round of drawing for the state-wide “Do It For Babydog” vaccination sweepstakes, Mineral Wells resident Karen Foley left the state capital a whole lot richer, taking a giant check for $1 million back to Wood County on Sunday. “I can’t describe the ...

Red Cross seeks Mid-Ohio Valley donors to combat blood shortage

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PARKERSBURG — The American Red Cross is experiencing a severe blood shortage as the number of trauma cases, organ transplants and elective surgeries rise and as a result deplete the nation’s blood inventory. Donors of all blood types, especially type O, are urged to make an appointment to ...

YMCA gives dads their due

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PARKERSBURG — The YMCA of Parkersburg Sunday joined the nation in celebrating Father’s Day and recognizing the influence fathers and adult male role models have in children’s lives. The YMCA of Parkersburg celebrated fathers by reflecting on the history of the holiday that began at a ...