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Church prepares big holiday feast

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — There is a side door to the First Christian Church on Washington Avenue — one which leads to the kitchen. more »»

Meters won't push bikes off Second Street

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Even if metered parking comes back to Second Street, it won’t mean the end of bike lanes on the road, Mayor Jimmy Colombo said. more »»

Seats still available for Chamber dinner

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Seats remain for the annual dinner and awards presentation of the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley on Wednesday at the Parkersburg Art Center. more »»

Police arrest shooting suspect

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — On Wednesday evening, Parkersburg Police arrested the man who allegedly shot a homeowner earlier this week. more »»

BOE approves security cameras

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Board of Education Tuesday approved a $185,000 contract for purchase and installation of security cameras at schools throughout the district. more »»

WCCC marks holiday with dinner, reflection

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Whether local residents are spending today with family, friends or neighbors, gratitude and sharing are the basis of the Thanksgiving holiday. more »»

Elves returning to Downtown PKB

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Elves will be on the shelves and elsewhere in 20 downtown businesses throughout much of Decembe. more »»

Woman sentenced on theft count

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — A Williamstown woman who was found to be running checks from other people to send money to an online boyfriend was sentenced to 32 days in the Washington County Jail and was ordered to pa... more »»

Photos to feature Santa, pets, kids

November 26, 2015 VIENNA — A group dedicated to preserving the Red and White Irish Setter has set up a time this weekend to allow people to come in and have their pets and kids pictures taken with Santa. more »»

Art center open house to feature tree display

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Art Center will kick off its annual holiday tree display called “Artist-Trees” during an open house Saturday. The holiday open house will be 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. more »»

Marietta to launch holiday campaign

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — The Marietta-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau is set to launch its 25 Days of Merry-Etta campaign during this year’s Small Business Saturday to encourage residents and... more »»

Groups open doors for free Thanksgiving meals

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Nearly two million Ohioans are expected to travel over the extended weekend to enjoy Thanksgiving festivities this year, but a few local places are opening their doors today to offer food... more »»

Residents discuss Syrian refugees

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Carved into the base of the Statue of Liberty are the welcoming words of the poet Emma Lazarus, “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the retched... more »»

Companies give to United Way

November 26, 2015 PARKERSBURG — DuPont and Chemours recently helped United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley take a step toward meeting its community goals. more »»

Limousine seen as local tourism tool

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — A young entrepreneur in Marietta hoping to tap into the transportation market could see more than just hotel visitors request his service on the weekend. more »»

Small Business Saturday brings local focus

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Wrapped in scarves, warm coats and mittens, local residents are expected to make an appearance both in downtown Marietta and up the road in Beverly and Waterford this weekend to wrap up... more »»

$13M settlement reached with CashCall Inc.

November 26, 2015 CHARLESTON — A $13 million settlement has been reached with a company found to have engaged in abusive debt collections, the West Virginia attorney general said Wednesday. more »»

Ohio deer hunters prepare for season

November 26, 2015 MARIETTA — Next week, Ohio’s deer hunters will take to the woods and into their tree stands when the state’s deer-gun hunting season officially kicks off Monday. more »»

Henderson Hall decked out for season

November 26, 2015 BOAZ — Wassail, cookies, candy, a warm hearth, Christmas decor, vintage Christmas cards and toys will greet visitors to Henderson Hall throughout the holiday tours beginning this weekend (Nov. more »»

Mid-Ohio Valley Ringers to perform

November 26, 2015 VIENNA — In most churches, you won’t hear Christmas music for a couple of days. But in Wayside United Methodist Church one can hear it every Tuesday evening if you get close enough to the building. more »»

Vienna Lions Club one of civic groups selling trees

November 26, 2015 VIENNA — With the holiday season approaching, many families will be getting out Christmas decorations and putting up Christmas trees, whether artificial or live. more »»


Steak fry November 28, 2015

BEVERLY — Beverly Post 389 of the American Legion will hold a steak fry from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at the post home at 114 Main St. in Beverly.The event is open to the public. more »

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