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Marietta students confront bullying, violence

August 31, 2016 Rather than kicking off the school year with an outright campaign against bullying and violence, those within Marietta City Schools are focusing their efforts on empowering their students to... more »»

Arrest in New Matamoras murder case

August 31, 2016 A New Matamoras man has been charged with the murder of Frederick “Fred” Uselton, 50, of New Matamoras after three days of investigation revealed a possible love triangle motive. more »»

Visitation service returning Sept. 7

August 31, 2016 After six years with closed doors, the EVE Inc. Washington County Supervised Visitation Center will be able to provide visitation services for the community once again. more »»

City puzzled by aquatic center numbers

August 31, 2016 A long, hot summer should have translated to a banner season for Marietta's Aquatic Center, but the final pool revenue figures were less than spectacular, according to a report filed with city... more »»

ABLE majors in 2nd chances

August 31, 2016 It’s never to late to start your life. more »»

Belpre Legion moving veterans monument to Howes Grove Park

August 31, 2016 BELPRE - Many Belpre residents may be unaware that American Legion Post 495 has maintained a veterans monument for the last decad. more »»

Around town

August 31, 2016 Sanitary sewer repairs on lower Lancaster The Marietta Wastewater Department will be making a sanitary sewer repair in front of 401 Lancaster St. on Thursda. more »»

Investigators collect evidence on shooting

August 30, 2016 GRANDVIEW TWP.—Waking up to a loud argument across the street, neighbors living along Ohio 7 in Grandview Township were only mildly concerned by a disturbance early Sunday mornin. more »»

County fair prep

August 30, 2016 This year marks the annual 197th Washington County Fair in Marietta, and the fair board members are gearing up for four days full of tractor pulls, greasy fair food and fun horse shows. more »»

Arrest made in New Matamoras murder

August 30, 2016 The Washington County Sheriff's Office has charged Charles "Chuckie" Wayne Loy, 42, of 203 Duncan Drive, New Matamoras with murder and aggravated burglary. more »»


August 30, 2016 Two Marietta men have been indicted on multiple counts, including breaking and entering, theft and attempted theft, for allegedly stealing and attempting to steal materials from two neighboring area... more »»

No local write-in candidates

August 30, 2016 November is fast-approaching, as are the deadlines concerning the election, including the write-in deadline that closed Monday at 4 p.m. more »»

Mobile museum tells zep’s story

August 30, 2016 Theresa Rayner, 57, of Ava has spent the majority of her adult life preserving the history of the ZR-1, also known as the USS Shenandoah. more »»

Ducks, geese not at Buckeye Park anymore

August 30, 2016 There seems to be less quacking and honking at Buckeye Park on Fay Avenue as members of the community are noticing a lack of popular ducks and geese at the pond. more »»

Bond call officially on ballot

August 30, 2016 By Michael Erb Special to the Times PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Commission on Monday approved adding a $41 million bond call to the November ballot, but not before asking Wood County Schools... more »»

Around town

August 30, 2016 Final auditions for Children’s Choir The Marietta Children’s Choir will hold its final round of auditions on Sept. 6 at Hermann Fine Arts Center on the Marietta College campu. more »»

Block party aims to create community togetherness

August 29, 2016 Everyone loves an old-fashioned block party. more »»

Washington County Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting in Grandview Twp.

August 29, 2016 From staff reports The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Sunday morning near New Matamoras. more »»

Officials say no lasting threat from chlorine gas leak near Monroe County

August 29, 2016 Special to the Times NEW MARTINSVILLE — A chlorine leak Saturday morning at the Axiall plant in southern Marshall County, West Virginia was under control by mid-afternoon, emergency officials said. more »»

Festival abuzz with honey lovers

August 29, 2016 PARKERSBURG — People got a chance to sample some honey and learn about its production during the annual West Virginia State Honey Festival held at City Park over the weekend in Parkersburg. more »»

Local movie to premiere at Peoples Bank Theatre

August 29, 2016 "Khange Tha Game" will premiere at 8 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Peoples Bank Theater in Marietta. The locally filmed and produced movie is by Dizzyboy Productions. The red carpet entrance will start at 7 p.m. more »»



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