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Newspapers, Veterans Association to gather donations

Veterans organizations from around the area are gathering at the Marietta Times parking lot Saturday for the Complete the Mission food drive. Sponsored by the Mid-Ohio Valley Platoon Marine Corps Veterans Association and the Marietta Times, tents will be set up from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to ...

Memorial: 25 COVID deaths last week

Marietta Memorial Hospital saw 25 COVID patients die between Sept. 12-18, and the hospital continues to set new highs for the number of patients with the coronavirus. Twenty of the patients who passed away were unvaccinated, while five had been fully vaccinated against the virus, said ...

Warren BOE confronted about mask mandates

Parents confronted the Warren Local School Board of Education on Monday night about mask mandates. Board member Bob Allen said he was pleased it was a courteous meeting. “The bottom line is that Kyle (Newton, school superintendent) did a good job presenting the guidelines from the health ...

Barlow Fair to kick off 150th year

BARLOW — This year marks a big milestone for the Barlow Fair as it begins its 150th year on Thursday, continuing to make it the oldest independent fair in Ohio. Abby Campbell, the fair board secretary, said the fair will kick off Thursday with grand opening ceremonies featuring local ...

Marietta College named to Best College rankings

Marietta College was recognized among the best in three different regional categories, including No. 2 in Best Value School, which was recently published by the U.S. News & World Report Best College Rankings. Marietta also ranked sixth — up two spots from last year — in the Best ...

Police Reports

Reports/Washington County ¯ Deputies began an investigation Sept. 15 into a missing child in the Marietta Township area. The child was located and returned safely. ¯ A deputy began an investigation Friday into a stolen catalytic converter in Muskingum Township. This case remains under ...