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New at the Armory

May 28, 2016 It’s been six months since the first floor of Marietta’s Armory was opened to the public. more »»

Temporary water connection working

May 28, 2016 Special to the Times VIENNA, W.Va. — One week after the city of Vienna and Boaz were put under a do-not-drink-the-water advisory, several residences and businesses may now use their tap water. more »»

Murder suspect wants testimony tossed for trial

May 28, 2016 Adam Baker showed little emotion on Friday during a hearing to review motions to suppress his testimony in the upcoming murder trial for Baker’s 4-month-old son, Andrew. more »»

Interim president a fan of MC

May 28, 2016 Although the search for Marietta College’s next president has come to a close, a longtime college supporter will remain at the helm for the next month. more »»

‘You will always be a Yellowjacket’

May 28, 2016 WILLIAMSTOWN—Graduates were told to go change the world, but always remember their roots at the Williamstown High School 107th Commencement ceremony on Friday night. more »»

Frontier grads ready for ‘a fresh start’

May 28, 2016 By Brittany Landers The Marietta Times blanders@mariettatimes. more »»

PCHS graduation

May 28, 2016 Talking before the graduation ceremony was to begin at Parkersburg Catholic High School Friday are, from left, Zach Alkire, Daniel Ambrozy and Remy Toncray. more »»

Jail ordered on domestic violence charge

May 28, 2016 From staff reports A Marietta man who reportedly attacked his wife outside of the WIC office in November was sentenced to 17 months in jail on Friday in Washington County Common Pleas Court. Robert V. more »»

Memorial Day Holiday Activities

May 28, 2016 MARIETTA In Marietta, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion will be sponsoring parades on Monday to honor the military veterans who have died in servic. more »»

SAR ceremony salutes Revolutionary War heroes

May 27, 2016 It isn’t often that a contingent of color guard attends a memorial service clothed in 18th century military uniforms and carrying muskets, but that was the case Thursday morning in Mound Cemetery a... more »»

13-year-old’s adoption ends 8 years in foster care

May 27, 2016 Dylan was just 5 when he first entered the foster care system. “The first day he came he was nervous,” said former foster mother Beth Cox. more »»

Ballot issue for 911 upgrade

May 27, 2016 A proposed levy to aid in 911 services throughout Washington County was the highlight of Thursday’s regular commissioners meeting. more »»

Students donate milk vouchers to food bank

May 27, 2016 WILLIAMSTOWN — A small club at Williamstown Elementary School donated more than $150 in milk vouchers Thursday to an area food bank. more »»

City Council hears pitch for Armory kiosks for visitors

May 27, 2016 Two kiosks with iPads at the Armory will provide tourists and local residents with information about area attractions, businesses, restaurants, hotels, churches and civic organizations, according to... more »»

Landowner to appeal dismissal of suit vs. Warren Local

May 27, 2016 A homeowner that sued the Warren Local school district regarding damages to his home saw his case dismissed this week, but has said he plans to appeal. more »»

Vienna, PUB connection operational

May 27, 2016 VIENNA, W.Va. more »»

More space at community gardens

May 26, 2016 Marietta gardeners and Harvest of Hope volunteers are growing more than vegetables as they increase their footprint at the Marietta community garden to give back to the community through education,... more »»

Local speller liked Bee experience

May 26, 2016 Marietta Middle School student Abigail Worstell, 13, took two brief moments to spell “campanulate” to help secure her spot in the next round of competition at the Scripps National Spelling Bee on... more »»

Water connection coming today

May 26, 2016 VIENNA, W.Va. — A connection between the Parkersburg and Vienna water systems will be completed today, the mayor of Vienna said Wednesday. "That's what they're telling me," Mayor Randy Rapp sai. more »»

IHOP restaurant coming to Marietta

May 26, 2016 It's been rumored for some time that an International House of Pancakes restaurant is coming to the Marietta area. more »»

Local family organizes shoe drive

May 26, 2016 While many use shoes to accessorize in excess, matching every outfit perfectly with each pair, a local student is looking to take those extra pairs as an opportunity to give back. more »»



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