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Man who admitted fondling girl is sent to jail

July 1, 2015 A McConnelsville man who pleaded guilty to fondling an 11-year-old girl three years ago was sentenced to 32 days in jail and three years of post-release control by Washington County Common Pleas... more »»

Fairy Tale Picnic in the park

July 1, 2015 Brightly colored fairy wings, glittered faces, shrieks of laughter, and picnic blankets filled Muskingum Park Tuesday for the Fairy Tale Picnic with the cast and crew of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream. more »»

Belpre Schools planning for new year

July 1, 2015 BELPRE — As the first month of summer comes to a close, the Belpre City Schools Board of Education is working on closing out the 2014-2015 school year and making preparations for the coming school... more »»

Expensive eggs

June 30, 2015 A trip to the supermarket to purchase a carton of eggs has been more expensive over the last few weeks and that trend is likely to continue for a few months to come. more »»

New Frontier supt. speaks

June 30, 2015 NEW MATAMORAS — Incoming superintendent Kevin Turner explained his vision for Frontier Local Schools as he fielded questions from board members, staff and local residents at the meet-and-greet event... more »»

Marietta board seeks renewal levy

June 30, 2015 The Marietta City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously Monday evening to put a property tax renewal levy on this year’s November ballot. “There’s no new money,” Treasurer Matt Reed said. more »»

County prosecutor retires

June 30, 2015 When Jim Schneider joined the Washington County Prosecutor’s Office as an assistant 40 years ago, he hadn’t even passed the bar exam yet. more »»

Wife apologizes for role in murder conspiracy

June 30, 2015 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 »»

Williamstown man gets 18 months in prison

June 30, 2015 From staff reports A Williamstown man was sentenced to 18 months in prison at the Washington County Common Pleas Court Monday in connection to a charge of gross sexual imposition. Douglas W. more »»

Breaking ground: Twin Rivers Baptist

June 29, 2015 After several years of planning, the final phases are complete and Whipple’s Twin Rivers Baptist Church is breaking ground on a nearly $1 million Family Center which will change the look of the... more »»

Tiny eatery making big difference

June 29, 2015 When a telephone joke turns into the slogan for a family diner, one should expect smiles and laughs all around to fill the small setup of Joe Momma’s Kitchen on the west side of Mariett. more »»

Teen charged for injecting 12-year-old with heroin

June 29, 2015 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 »»

Connecting to others the pay off for radio enthusiasts

June 29, 2015 Newport resident Bob Eddy, 68, has been involved with radio his entire life. “Since I was old enough to read and write,” he said. “I got my Ham license 20 years ag. more »»

Reaching out, helping out

June 29, 2015 From funding field trips to museums, school speakers and even a classroom set of books to read, DonorsChoose is a nationwide program getting some attention from local schools across the county. more »»

Outage Saturday impacted thousands of AEP customers

June 29, 2015 From staff reports Nearly 3,000 people in the Harmar Hill area Saturday lost power around 9:30 p.m. Saturday but everything has been restored, according to American Electric Power. more »»

Food the theme of Art Center exhibition

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 »»

Helping to Heal Festival aids veterans

June 29, 2015 PARKERSBURG —Despite intermittent rain and cloudy skies, the fourth annual Mid-Ohio Valley Helping to Heal Festival made it through its first full day as a multi-day event on Saturda. more »»

Around town published June 29

June 29, 2015 Wildlife Refuge holds adventure for children The Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge will be holding a “Tree-mendous Adventure” for kids ages 6-15 at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 8th. more »»

Fundamental right

June 27, 2015 When 37-year-old Marietta resident Lynda Hesson and 39-year-old Marietta resident Kari Luton went to bed Thursday night, they were patiently waiting for what they hoped would be good news Friday... more »»

Schools in building mode

June 27, 2015 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 schoo. more »»



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