The Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:02:56 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:02:56 EDT past 23 50 years ago - The Washington County courthouse clock and all clocks in county offices will remain on Eastern Standard Time while Marietta goes on Daylight Savings Time.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTimes past 22 50 years ago - A 200-voice chorus and 120-piece band will perform at the 19th Washington County Music Festival at Ban Johnson Field Hous.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTimes past 21 50 years ago - Flash flood conditions along Duck Creek and the Little Muskingum River closed several highways in the area. The Ohio River rose 6.4 feet in the last 24 hours, and is expected to crest at 26.5 feet.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTimes Past 20 50 years ago - Marietta seventh-graders are going on the sixth annual three-day Ohio History Field Trip, where they will visit historical sites, such as the state capitol, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Grant's birthplace, and Serpent...Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTimes past 17 50 years ago - Nellie Whan Peppers of Vienna, W. Va., author of the historical novel, "The Young Mrs. Blennerhassett," will speak at the Betsey Mills Club.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT