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Downtown parking rates to be examined

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A violation noted in the city’s most recent audit is prompting a look at the rates and fines for downtown parking. more »»

Report raises concerns for Hamilton Middle School

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Findings in a state audit about Hamilton Middle School are raising questions and concerns among Wood County Schools officials. more »»

Cable agreements approved without franchise fee

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG – Wood County commissioners on Monday approved 10-year cable franchise agreements with both Cequel, doing business as Suddenlink Communications, and Community Antenna Systems Cable Co. more »»

Hearing set for county roads

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The creation of a road maintenance association will be discussed in a public hearing 10 a.m. July 20 before the Wood County Commission. more »»

AGs support EPA decision

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Attorneys general in Ohio and West Virginia supported a decision Monday by the U.S. more »»

Officials: Fire may be arson

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A Sunday night fire in Parkersburg is being investigated as possibly being intentionally set, the fire department said. Fire crews responded at 11:39 p.m. Sunday to 915 17th S. more »»

Frontier incoming superintendent Turner fields questions about district

June 30, 2015 Special to The News and Sentinel NEW MATAMORAS — Incoming Superintendent Kevin Turner explained his vision for Frontier Local Schools as he fielded questions from board members, staff and local... more »»

Belpre woman sentenced in murder plot

June 30, 2015 MARIETTA — A Belpre woman who admitted her role in a plot to have her husband killed last year was sentenced to three years in prison at the Washington County Common Pleas Court Monday morning. more »»

Civil War Roundtable series continues

June 30, 2015 MARIETTA — The Civil War Roundtable of the Mid-Ohio Valley will meet 7 p.m. July 16 at Campus Martius Museum, 601 Second St. The meeting is open to the public and free. George L. Fickett Jr. more »»

Community Foundation grants available

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates of Doddridge, Ritchie, Jackson, Mason Counties and the Little Kanawha Area is accepting applications for grants for th... more »»

First Marietta Triathlon set for Sept. 27

June 30, 2015 MARIETTA — The 1st City Triathlon in Marietta will be held on Sept. 27, organizers have announced. more »»

Parkersburg native to perform in Summer Music in the Park series

June 30, 2015 PARKERSBURG – Matt Enik and his band are the featured entertainers 7 p.m. Thursday in the Summer Music in the Park concert series at Parkersburg City Park band shell. more »»

Marietta BOE puts property tax renewal on fall ballot

June 30, 2015 MARIETTA — The Marietta City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously Monday evening to put a property tax renewal levy on this year’s November ballo. more »»

14 charged in Athens County drug ring

June 30, 2015 ATHENS, Ohio — Charges against 14 people connected to an alleged trafficking ring bringing drugs from Columbus to Athens County were announced Monday by the Athens County Prosecutor’s Office. more »»

Tasty artwork center stage at 'Yum!' exhibit

June 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Many local artists took a creative culinary journey with their representations of food in the Parkersburg Art Center’s Regional Exhibition and Competition. more »»

Whipple railroad bridge to be razed

June 29, 2015 WHIPPLE — An oil and gas company and the Ohio Department of Transportation have joined to remove the railroad bridge spanning Ohio 821. more »»

Daily grind a fun affair for sisters at Jeremiah's Coffee House

June 29, 2015 MARIETTA — Right next door to Cat Bigley’s clothing and eclectics store, S.W.A.G.G., on Front Street lies a new coffee house owned by Bigley’s sisters Karen Henthorn and Liz Johnson. more »»

Schools using summer for construction

June 29, 2015 MARIETTA — Students are out for the summer, which means school construction is in full force in the form of roof repairs, new bleachers and even a fully renovated school. more »»

Keene facing charge for injecting drug into child

June 29, 2015 MARIETTA — A Marietta teen already in trouble for child sex charges received an unrelated charge Friday: injecting a juvenile with heroin. Cody Keene, 19, of 501 1/2 Warren S. more »»

City sales taxes to start in Parkersburg, Vienna

June 28, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Customers will be paying 7 cents on the dollar instead of 6 for taxable items purchased and services rendered in Parkersburg and Vienna starting Wednesday as 1 percent municipal sales... more »»



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