Local teen immerses herself in the arts

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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

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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

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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 ...

Police reports

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Reports/Marietta ¯ A patrolman began an investigation Sept. 7 into a phone call to a victim, resulting in James Ryan Andrews being served a criminal complaint Rule 4 for bribery while incarcerated at Washington County Jail. ¯ A patrolman was dispatched Sept. 7 to J’s BBQ & Grill, ...

Marriages and Divorces/dissolutions

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Marriages The following individuals recently filed for marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯ James Richard Judson, 24, and Hollie Ann Burrows, 25, both of Parkersburg; Sept. 10. ¯ Justin Robert Stalnaker, 28, and Jessica Marie Loyer, 30, both of Belpre; Sept. 10. ¯ ...