Neighborhood News

Belpre Elementary honor roll

Belpre Elementary School honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period. First grade Master (4.0) – Averi Brannon, Liam Burge, Cameron Caldwell, Lakyn Carpenter, Shayla Collins, Ethan Daugherty, Perseus Davis, Carissa Farnen, Cheyenne Forshey, Raelynn Gibbs, Chloe Hess, Isabella ...

Career Center scholarships available for area residents

The Career Center’s Adult Technical Training Center is pleased to announce two scholarships available for area residents. The Regional Job Training Scholarship is available to any qualifying Ohio resident. Awarded students may receive up to 50% of their total program cost, not to exceed ...

CVB participates in Ohio Tourism Legislative Day

COLUMBUS—Deana Clark of the Marietta-Washington County CVB and a member of the Ohio Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus, joined colleagues from across the state May 7 for the 2019 Ohio Tourism Legislative Day. That day, which was selected during National Travel and Tourism Week, ...

Birth announcements

Richards Skyler Austin Richards and Ashley Kay Harris of Belpre announce the birth of their daughter, Ember Kay Richards. She was born at 5:24 p.m. on May 3 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches in length. Grandparents are Kimberly Smith of ...

Career Center students inducted into Honor Society

The National Technical Honor Society of the Career Center recently held induction of new members and reception for students selected for membership. Forty-three young men and women and their guests were invited to the reception. The National Technical Honor Society, formed in 1984, recognizes ...

Career Center names students of the month for May

The Washington County Career Center honors its May Students of the Month, Destiny Kearns, McKayla McClain and Cullen Tefft. Destiny Kearns is a Waterford senior enrolled in the Medical College Prep program and she is the daughter of Kenneth and Michelle Root of Waterford. At the Career ...

Career Center names students of the month for May

The Washington County Career Center honors its May Students of the Month, Destiny Kearns, McKayla McClain and Cullen Tefft. Destiny Kearns is a Waterford senior enrolled in the Medical College Prep program and she is the daughter of Kenneth and Michelle Root of Waterford. At the Career ...

Police respond, find no threat at Marietta High School

MARIETTA — Marietta Police are at Marietta High School where a student reported hearing what sounded like a firearm cycling in a student's bag, the chief of police said. Chief Rodney Hupp said around noon Wednesday, a student was walking through a stairway and noticed another student hunched ...

State’s eldest WVCTCS graduate to speak at commencement

PARKERSBURG — The state’s oldest community and technical college graduate will be the commencement speaker for West Virginia University at Parkersburg at its 48th annual spring ceremony May 11 at 10:30 a.m. in the college activities center. Sharon O’Neill, 83, of Parkersburg, is the ...

Birth announcements

Stollar Corey and Luenda Stollar of Woodsfield announce the birth of their daughter, Elliana Lynn Stollar. She was born at 6:48 p.m. on April 27 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches in length. Grandparents are Roger and Sheila Stollar of ...

Wood County Christian honor roll

Wood County Christian School announces the honor lists for the third nine weeks of the 2018-2019 grading period. Grades one through eight: Principal’s List (4.0 averages) First grade – Judah Blackwell, Millie Budzyn, Karis Davis, Evan Grantham, Bryce Handley, Deacon Hess, Slayton ...

Newport Elementary honor roll

Newport Elementary School honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2018-2019 school year. Principal’s roll (4.0) Fourth grade – Adalynn Allen, Emma Eddy, Cuyler Greenwood, Caitlyn Hanes, Aiden Kelley, Brayden Powers, Aven Tacy, Payton Tyler. Fifth grade – Aaden Bills, Ethan ...

Lowell awards

April award winners at Lowell Elementary School: Students of the Month Preschool: Brody Neader. First grade: Greyson Weekley. Second grade: William Bevaque. Third grade: Shiley Lynch. Fifth grade: Aiden Offenberger and Bradley Snodgrass. Sixth grade: Holtyn Hall. Character ...

Career Center Students of the Month

The Washington County Career Center honors its April Students of the Month, Emily O’Grady, Macy Wright and Michael Lynch. Emily O’Grady is a Frontier senior enrolled in the Medical College Prep program and she is the daughter of Scott and Crystal O’Grady of Wingett Run. At the Career ...

WSCC Student of the Month advancing degree to better serve patients

After 12 years working as a licensed practical nurse, Brittany Pittenger knew if she wanted to advance her career, she needed to return to school and become a registered nurse. Today, as she nears graduation with her Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), her hard work has earned her recognition as ...

Births

Wogan Kendra and Cory Wogan of Stockport announce the birth of their daughter, Danielle Mae Wogan. She was born at 5:31 p.m. on March 27 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She weighed 5 pounds, 10.8 ounces and was 11.5 inches in length. The baby has three siblings, Ashton Parker, Braxton Riley ...

Peoples Bank supports scholarship fund at WSCC

Peoples Bank recently donated $12,000 to the Washington State Community College Foundation in support of scholarships. “Peoples Bank is proud to be a supporter of the WSCC scholarship fund,” said Shawn Taylor, Peoples Bank’s Vice President of Commercial Banking. “At Peoples Bank, we ...

60th birthday open house

There will be a 60th Birthday Open House for Betsy Lang on Saturday, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Churchtown K of C Hall. Send cards to: 1643 Pottmeyer Rd, Waterford, OH 45786

O’Neill Center schedule

O’Neill Center (located at 333 Fourth St., Marietta) schedule for the week of April 22-29. Monday, April 22 10 a.m. - Chair Volleyball 11:30 a.m. - Fun & Fit 4 p.m. - Elder Law Workshop 5 p.m. - Left, Right, Center 6 p.m. - Ballroom Dancing Tuesday, April 23 9:30 a.m. - ...