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Neighborhood News

Career Center honors Hall of Fame inductee

Former Career Center student, Emily (Pickens) Jones, was honored at the May Board of Education meeting as an inductee into the prestigious Washington County Career Center Alumni Hall of Fame. She is a 2013 Belpre High School graduate from the Career Center’s Building Technology/Carpentry ...

Coplin, Westbrook partner for mobile MAT services

ELIZABETH — In recognition of the prevalence of the opioid epidemic and its impact in the state of West Virginia, Coplin Health Systems and Westbrook Health Services have joined to offer medication-assisted treatment services in the Elizabeth area. The Westbrook Mobile MAT unit will visit ...

Providing hope through faith

VINCENT — A man who built a ministry helping people overcome addiction has established with his wife a faith-based residential treatment facility in Washington County for women. The for-profit 16-bed Angel’s Harbor at 4945 State Route 339 in Vincent is the work of Tim and Abby Craft. Tim ...

Marietta talks paving, new ladder truck

City Engineer Joe Tucker and Project Manager/Engineering Technician Dave Hendrickson spoke with the streets and transportation committee of the Marietta City Council on Thursday about several paving projects in the city. Tucker said the bid opening for paving on Ohio 60 came in above what was ...

ODOT projects anticipated in summer

The following construction projects are anticipated to affect local highways in the coming weeks. All work is weather permitting. WASHINGTON COUNTY ¯ Interstate 77 resurfacing - A resurfacing project is taking place on Interstate 77, from the Noble County line to Macksburg. The southbound ...

Frontier talks district security

NEW MATAMORAS — The Frontier Local Schools Board of Education met Thursday and discussed security concerns following the recent Texas shooting, as well as gym upgrades. Joani Reese, board member, asked for a moment of silence before the prayer in honor of the lives lost in the Texas ...