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Meetings ¯ Warren Township Trustees will hold its regular business meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday instead of the usual 6 p.m. Bid opening will still begin at 6 p.m. ¯ The Marietta City School District Board of Education will hold its regular March board meeting at 6 p.m. Monday. This will be a ...

Representatives within WC gathered for meeting

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With some debate and discussion, village and township representatives within Washington County gathered this week not only for an annual association meeting of the townships, but also to adopt bylaws concerning the appointing body for the Washington County Board of Health. Curt Welch, ...

Juvenile arraigned for attempted murder

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The third defendant in the case of attempted murder of Devon Ours was arraigned Friday in Washington County Common Pleas Court. Isaiah Campbell, 17, of 5665 Veto Road, Belpre, appeared from the Washington County Juvenile Center via teleconference to plea not guilty before Judge Mark ...

Property transfers

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Adams Township ¯ Third Lock LLC to Buells Landing LLC, 345 Water St., land and parcels, quit claim. ¯ Kyle W. Lewis to Jared T. and Julie A. Heslop, 3725 Cats Creek Road, land and parcels, $285,000, joint survivorship. Barlow Township ¯ Charles J. and Imogene D. Aebi to Imogene D. ...


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Marriages The following individuals recently applied for marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯ Austin Kyle Dix, 27, of Parkersburg, and Sierra Dawn Jones, 30, of Vincent; March 12. ¯ Mitchell Brandon Ferguson, 39, and Amber Rayelle Carmichael, 34, both of Little ...

A playground for Children Services opened Thursday

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Despite the rain, a new state-funded playground opened Thursday beside the Washington County Children Services offices in Marietta. After the ribbon-cutting ceremony at 204 Davis Ave., Alice Stewart, Children Services supervisor, said the equipment cost about $89,000. “So, this playground ...