Give Local MOV

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PARKERSBURG — Local nonprofits took time on Giving Tuesday to look ahead to one of the biggest fundraisers in the Mid-Ohio Valley. The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates kicked off Give Local MOV 2022 on Tuesday morning at Superior Toyota on Seventh Street in ...

Coolville slates Christmas in Village

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COOLVILLE – Christmas in the Village, a community celebration in Coolville, will be held Saturday. The event includes the sixth annual community Christmas parade, an outdoor tree lighting, a craft show and the festival, all free and open to the public and sponsored by Restore ...

Reward being offered for info on arson

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The Division of State Fire Marshal’s Fire and Explosion Investigation Bureau is seeking tips from the public regarding an intentionally set fire at a sorority house in Marietta. The Marietta Fire Department was dispatched to 322 Fifth St. at approximately 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9. The residence ...

Businessman proposes ideas to Marietta City Council

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A Marietta businessman brought two proposals before Marietta City Council on Tuesday night regarding parking and outdoor dining. Ari Gold, owner of TLV Restaurant in downtown Marietta, spoke to the council about outdoor dining at his establishment. After describing his proposal, ...

Rest stop to be demolished

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From staff reports The rest area located on Interstate 77 northbound in Washington County is closing starting today, so that the building can be demolished and replaced with a new facility. The rest area is located at mile marker 3.5. It was constructed in 1987. The current facility is ...

WillowCreekMX fundraiser benefits Marietta K-9 unit

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A late summer fundraiser at a local motocross training track brought an extra $1,500 to Marietta’s K-9 fund. Sandra Isard, co-owner of WillowCreekMX of Whipple, said as she also works for the city, she is aware of how the Marietta Police K-9 unit is funded. “A lot of people are under ...