×

Local News

Governor DeWine addresses growing case numbers

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine visited the area Friday afternoon to discuss the continuing upsurge in COVID positive cases. He started his press conference at the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport by stating there’s been a dramatic increase in COVID positive cases among children. “Children’s ...

Washington County ranking 12th in state for positive cases

WILLIAMSTOWN - The Ohio Department of Health has noted Washington County ranks 12th in the state for number of positive COVID cases. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Ohio Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff held a press conference Friday at the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport to discuss the ongoing ...

COVID-19 cases creating a crisis situation at Camden Clark Medical Center

PARKERSBURG — The increase in COVID-19 cases is causing a crisis situation at WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center. As of Wednesday, Camden Clark was caring for 74 COVID-positive patients, many of whom are requiring increased oxygen flow, said Dr. Walter Kerschl, Vice President and ...

Local teen immerses herself in the arts

Emma Gandor, 18, is a senior at Marietta High School whose passions include performance. Gandor said that she is enjoying learning about the behind-the-scenes aspect of theatre and performance while still in high school. Gandor is a member of the Cantabile and a cappella at MHS. ...

Vienna Utility Board talks rate increase

VIENNA — The Vienna Utility Board talked met Friday to discuss an increase in water and sewer rates. The board discussed water quality and the Burgess & Niple rate increase presentation, among other things. The board asked Public Works Director Craig Metz about the water quality ...

Goals for Wood County school year

PARKERSBURG — Earlier this week, the Wood County Board of Education approved Superintendent Will Hosaflook’s goals for the 2021-2022 school year. The goals are summed up under four categories: Academic and instructional programs; fiscal management, systems and structures; and community ...