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Community turns out to support House To Home Day Shelter in Parkersburg

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — The House To Home Day Shelter benefited from community support Sunday in Parkersburg. more »»

Parkersburg Art Center shines light on artists from W.Va., Ohio

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Art Center is hosting “The River,” an exhibit by professional artists from West Virginia and Ohio, through early August. more »»

Car show boosts Parkersburg South High School crew team

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — People came out Sunday to support Parkersburg South High School’s Crew Team. more »»

Missing Marietta man's body recovered from Muskingum River

June 27, 2016 MARIETTA — Hundreds of volunteers joined the search this weekend for Washington Street resident Robert “Sam” Dahler whose body was finally located in the Muskingum River on Saturday evening, more... more »»

Parkersburg City Council to vote on floodwall fee cut

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — Parkersburg City Council will consider the first reading of an ordinance cutting the floodwall protection fee by a third when it meets Tuesday. The meeting is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. more »»

Marietta BOE still fielding questions about former Marietta High School basketball coach

June 27, 2016 MARIETTA — A group of Marietta residents say the school board needs to provide answers and a fair review process for former Marietta High School basketball coach and Marietta Middle School Athletic... more »»

Newport Volunteer Fire Department holds annual Fireman's Festival

June 27, 2016 NEWPORT — There are plenty of good reasons for people to go to the Newport VFD Fireman’s Festiva. more »»

Climate change discussion widens to include bees

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — West Virginia is known for its rolling hills, flowing rivers, and beautiful, distinctive forests. more »»

Italian foreign exchange student reviews his Parkersburg experience

June 27, 2016 VIENNA — 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 Rom. more »»

Wood County Solid Waste Authority addresses changes to recycling sites

June 27, 2016 PARKERSBURG — The recycling trailers that for years were at two Parkersburg fire stations have been removed, an official said. more »»

Pageant royalty run donation drive in Parkersburg, Vienna for flood victims

June 26, 2016 PARKERSBURG — Local pageant royalty ran food and cleaning supply drives for flood victims Saturday in Parkersburg and Vienn. more »»

Homeless students hidden in plain sight in Mid-Ohio Valley

June 26, 2016 PARKERSBURG — Homeless student populations are decreasing nationwide as graduation rates are on the rise, a trend educators and school officials hope to see continue. more »»

United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley focuses on education, income, health

June 26, 2016 PARKERSBURG — 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. more »»

Fire at Mineral Wells auto dealership 'suspicious'

June 26, 2016 MINERAL WELLS — Authorities are investigating what has been ruled to be a suspicious fire at a car dealership in Mineral Wells early Saturday morning. Capt. more »»

Ham operators get emergency practice with field day in Parkersburg, Marietta

June 26, 2016 WAVERLY — Wood County amateur radio enthusiasts gathered at two locations for the 2015 ARRL Field Day, which began Saturday afternoon and will conclude today. more »»

Belpre Landing brings MOV next generation rehabilitation and assisted living care

June 26, 2016 BELPRE — Although the Belpre Landing Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation and Assisted Living facility at 1915 Hill St. more »»

Marietta water tank work draws criticism

June 26, 2016 MARIETTA — A six-page flier, recently placed in newspaper boxes at several homes in the Harmar Hill area, encouraged residents to contact state and local agencies about possible lead exposure from a... more »»

Skateboarders celebrate Go Skateboarding Day in Parkersburg

June 26, 2016 PARKERSBURG — Local skateboarders were out in force on Tuesday during international Go Skateboarding Day. more »»

Peoples Bank looks to repurpose Marietta property

June 26, 2016 MARIETTA — A West Side property across from the Putnam Street Bridge is undergoing a change through Peoples Bank. Peoples has demolished most of the Marietta Metals Co. more »»

Fourth of July events slated throughout Mid-Ohio Valley

June 26, 2016 PARKERSBURG — A number of activities are planned in the Mid-Ohio Valley around the Fourth of July holiday. more »»

Community works to construct Marietta sidewalk

June 26, 2016 MARIETTA — A community effort is underway to construct a sidewalk on the south side of Butler Street between Fourth and Third streets. more »»


Cruzefest July 2, 2016

VIENNA – The 12th annual Tweedle's CruzeFest 2016 will be 3-8 p.m. July 2 at Neale Elemetary School at on Grand Central Avenue next to Wendy'sEntry fee is $10 for all makes and models of cars and motorcycles. All entries will get a chance to win a car. more »

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