Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 1 Feb 2015 17:16:25 EDTSun, 1 Feb 2015 17:16:25 EDT school zone safety a priority first-hand accounts are any indication, motorists are putting kids at risk near our city's schools. School zones are clearly marked at the city's four elementary schools and middle school with signs, lights and in some cases, crossing guards.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTRegulate coal ash realistically, scientifically find it difficult to function in an on-again, off-again regulatory environment. While the rules government insists they comply with may change from time to time, some consistency is essential.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTYour vote counts, but only if you cast it turnout in Ohio often is abysmally low. Sometimes, important elections and referendums are decided by fewer than half the eligible voters. Those who stay away from the polls sometimes offer the excuse that their votes "don't matter.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPersonnel files useful with full disclosure's residents are entitled to open and easy access to public records, but it can be easy to circumvent the system. We're concerned that the Washington County Sheriff's Office may be doing so.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTDon't give charter schools a blank check Ohio legislators agreed to give charter schools a try, complete with public funding, the idea was to provide an alternative to failing public schools.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT