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Russ Parsons Invite adds sponsor

April 11, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Dominion Hope has partnered with the United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley and Parkersburg High School to sponsor the 17th annual Russ Parsons United Way Invitational Track Meet a... more »»

Fourth-grade foresters program to be held today

April 11, 2014 PARKERSBURG —Fourth-graders in all elementary schools in Parkersburg today will receive a tree to take home and plant as part of the annual Arbor Day celebration organized by the Parkersburg Tree... more »»

Body discovered in Athens County

April 11, 2014 ATHENS, Ohio — A body was pulled from a creek near Dow Lake on U.S. 50 on Thursday, the Athens County sheriff said. more »»

Counterfeit bills turn up in area

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Counterfeit $100 bills discovered at the Parkersburg Kmart on Tuesday and the Vienna Kmart on Wednesday are suspected to be part of a larger counterfeit operation coming to the Mid-Ohi... more »»

Newell corrects error on taxes

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Mayor Bob Newell said he misspoke Tuesday when making a comparison between the amount people would pay on a proposed 1 percent sales tax and how much they would save from a business an... more »»

Project Approved

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Wood County Schools officials have approved a summer project to replace the Rod Oldham Athletic Center’s 40-year-old bleachers. more »»

Tuition at WVU-P to rise by 8 percent

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG— An 8 percent tuition increase was approved Wednesday by the West Virginia University at Parkersburg Board of Governors while the naming of an interim president was tabled until May. more »»

Board approves fix for leaks

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Utility Board voted unanimously Wednesday to give staff more discretion in discounting exorbitant bills faced by customers whose pipes froze and broke during the recent... more »»

The Gift of Life

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — When her husband Rick died of a heart attack in 2010, Vicki Rieser and her children decided to donate his organs and tissues. “It helps the grieving process.. more »»

Marietta city job vacant following retirement

April 10, 2014 MARIETTA — The city is expected to hire a new facilities foreman to succeed the retiring Tom Kunz. more »»

Kanawha students embrace book fair

April 10, 2014 DAVISVILLE— More than a hundred Kanawha Elementary School students displayed their literary knowledge Wednesday at the school’s first Reading Fair. more »»

Officials: Jackson ball fields almost finished

April 10, 2014 VIENNA — Work on the Jackson Park ball fields is proceeding on schedule and will be completed in time for baseball season, officials said. more »»

Murdoch accident sends two to hospital

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — A two-vehicle accident Wednesday sent two people to the hospital and closed a section of Murdoch Avenue for 20 minutes, officials said. more »»

Shelter, meeting room fees eyed

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Wood County commissioners are considering imposing fees for use of public meeting rooms in the Judge Black Courthouse Annex and for shelters at Fort Boreman and Veterans Parks. more »»

Stacy headed to prison for role in robbery

April 10, 2014 MARIETTA — Helping his neighbor rob a Belpre Subway restaurant last fall resulted in a 24-month prison sentence for a 29-year-old Belpre man Wednesday. Austin Stacy of 810 Morgan Ave. more »»

Local man faces unlawful sexual conduct charge

April 10, 2014 MARIETTA — A Parkersburg man is facing a third-degree felony charge of unlawful sexual conduct for allegedly allowing a 15-year-old girl to perform sexual acts on him after moving in with the girl... more »»

Parkinson’s support group raises awareness

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Living with Parkinson’s disease is a challenge for those with the disease and those who care for them. more »»

Marks sought in debit card case

April 10, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Police Department announced its Warrant of the Week on Wednesday. Detectives are looking for Dexter Eugene Marks Jr., 25, 902 Latrobe St. more »»

Police arrest couple on marijuana charge

April 10, 2014 FAIRPLAIN — A marijuana bust in Jackson County revealed more than 125 plants being grown inside a residence, officials said Wednesday. more »»

Flint named superintendent

April 9, 2014 PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Board of Education has selected John Flint as Wood County Schools’ next superintendent. Flint was appointed Tuesday evening by a 3-2 vot. more »»



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