Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 29 Mar 2015 06:36:22 EDTSun, 29 Mar 2015 06:36:22 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssImproving rail system good for economy, the airhttp://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/571598.htmlFor many years, energy conservation campaigns have been considered very "green" - that is, good for the environment. Yet the United States may be missing the train, literally, in an important way of reducing energy use. Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBe ready to react to severe weatherhttp://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/571548.htmlThe deadly tornadoes that raced across parts of Oklahoma this week are a stark reminder that we are heading into severe weather season.Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTJim Meagle dedicated his life to giving back to his communityhttp://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/571497.htmlA local businessman and philanthropist being laid to rest today will leave a legacy of giving back to the community. Jim Meagle, 69, passed away Sunday after decades of setting an example of benevolence and dedication to his hometown.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTState has to find balance between testing, teachinghttp://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/571471.htmlSomewhere along the line, the advice to do everything in moderation got lost in the push for public school reform. Administering standardized tests to students almost seems to have become an end in itsel.Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTAEP, PUCO should be careful with 'smart meters'http://www.mariettatimes.com/page/content.detail/id/571442.htmlThose remotely monitored "smart meters" power companies have been installing on many homes make it easier to determine how much customers should be charged.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT