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Marriage licenses The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯ Kyle P. Moellendick, 22, of Marietta, and Ricki D. Beaver, 22, of Marietta, March 14. ¯ Matthew L. Offenberger, 23, of Marietta, and Breanna M. Wilson, 21, of Marietta, ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ On Tuesday, a deputy observed a vehicle on Ohio 7 driving without license plate lights. During a traffic stop the officer detected what he believed to be marijuana. The driver consented to a search of his vehicle. Something that appeared to be marijuana under the ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ A deputy was advised Monday while working at the Washington County Jail that a television set had been destroyed by an inmate. An investigation began in which Russell S. Burkhammer Jr. 44, of 1023 Third St., Marietta, was found to have thrown an object in the ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ A deputy was dispatched to Warren Township on Monday in reference to an unresponsive male subject. No foul play was observed. ¯ On Monday, deputies responded to 130 Cemetery Road, New Matamoras, in reference to a domestic violence situation. Deputies met with ...

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Reports/Marietta ¯ Sheyenne M. Dunn, of 8929 State Route 555, Cutler, reported on March 7 the possible violation of a protection order issued through Wood County. ¯ Suzanne M. Carpenter, of 804 Front St., reported March 7 that Jeremy Carpenter had placed his hands around her neck and ...

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Marriage licenses The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯Andrew B. Hall, 30, of Marietta, and Micah E. Wood, 27, of Marietta, Feb. 24. ¯Andrew Wagner, 27, of Lowell, and Catherine M. Fagan, 24, of Macksburg, Feb. 27. ¯Charles ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ On Wednesday, the dog warden responded to the residence of Velina D. Miller, 37, of 1096 Walsh Road, Vincent, in reference to a complaint of multiple dogs running loose. She observed two adult dogs and several small puppies running loose. Miller advised the dog ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯Representatives with Auto Teck and Tire Center LLC, 18581 Sate Route 7, Marietta, reported Tuesday that bad checks were received at the business. This case remains under investigation. ¯ On Tuesday, a Muskingum Township resident reported they were applying for a ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯An employee of Peoples Bank, 301 Main St., Lowell, reported Monday finding an identification card at the bank drive-thru. Attempts were made to return the ID to no avail. The identification card was placed into evidence at the sheriff’s office. ¯ Andy Lance, ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ On Friday, a Marietta Township resident reported being scammed out of approximately $380 for a processing fee for a vehicle that he had won. This case remains under investigation. ¯ A deputy responded to Adams Township on Friday in reference to an unruly child. ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ On Thursday the dog warden responded to 115 Dean St., Marietta, in reference to Mitchell Needs’ dog running loose from his residence. Needs had been warned in the past to restrain his dog. Mitchell Needs, 36, of 115 Dean St., Marietta, was cited in Marietta ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ Deputies responded to 1760 Smith Road, Vincent, on Wednesday in reference to a domestic dispute between Pamela and Harold Brown. Pamela stated Harold grabbed her and caused her to fall on the bed. Pamela said at that time she called for emergency services and ...

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Reports/Marietta ¯ The Marietta Police Department was contacted on Feb. 28 by the Athens County 911Center, which advised that an Athens County resident was possibly suicidal and was in Marietta. After searching for the female, officers learned that she was returning home. Athens County was ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ Deputies were dispatched to Waterford Township on Sunday in reference to a juvenile sending sexually explicit pictures/videos from his/her cellphone to another juvenile. The cellphone was taken into evidence at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. The case ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ Jamey Rauch, of 234 Clifton Road, Little Hocking reported Friday the theft of two 50-foot welding leads off a welder and two heavy duty 100-foot, 10-gauge extension cords. This case remains under investigation. ¯ Deputies were dispatched to Belpre Township on ...

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Reports/Marietta ¯ GoMart, 820 Pike St. reported Feb. 21 that a woman had shoplifted ice cream and milk. The theft was captured on video and a warrant will be issued for the suspect. ¯ Marietta High School school officials reported Feb. 21 that a boyfriend of a student was hanging out in ...

Parkersburg City Councilman rescued after kayak flips in flooded creek

PARKERSBURG — A city councilman found himself stuck in a tree Wednesday after going kayaking with a friend in the flood-swollen waters of Worthington Creek. Councilman Eric Barber said he was not certain he could make it to the shore after he pulled himself out of his kayak after it hit a ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ A deputy responded to Par Mar 2, 8600 State Route 339, Barlow, on Friday in reference to a theft complaint. The subject had left prior to the officer’s arrival. Surveillance video of the subject was provided and the case is still pending. ¯ A deputy was ...

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Marriage licenses The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯ Mark E. Eulitt, 32, of Parkersburg, and Carrie J. Rapson, 30, of Parkersburg, Feb. 22. ¯ Brandon J. Welch, 33, of Beverly, and Samantha K. Henrie, 25, of Williamstown, ...

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Reports/Washington County ¯ A deputy responded to 1400 Park Ave., New Matamoras, on Wednesday to assist the New Matamoras Police Department. Reports were received that a subject of interest may be parked at the location. Officers made contact with Mitchell L. Erb, 31, of 811 Pioneer ...