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Group works to establish day center for local homeless

November 20, 2014 A new Homeless Day Center that would serve as a place for showers, laundry and transportation to and from job interviews is the goal of a group working to help identify problems of the local homeles... more »»

Woman admits role in burglary; pleads guilty

November 20, 2014 A woman who was caught with an accomplice burglarizing a Marietta elementary school by a quick-thinking janitor last month pleaded guilty Wednesday in Washington County Common Pleas Court to... more »»

Chinese Hot Pot class

November 20, 2014 A flavorful spread of tofu, shrimp, mushrooms and seaweed lined the counter at The Cook’s Shop in Marietta Wednesday evening during a night of Chinese cuisine. more »»

Jail time for drug trafficking, theft

November 20, 2014 A Marietta woman will spend two years on community control and 30 days in jail, with credit for time served, after she sold morphine to a confidential informant in January 2013 and later that month... more »»

How to safely prepare a turkey dinner

November 20, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Each year Americans eat about 45 million turkeys on Thanksgiving, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, so following safety guidelines for food preparation is essential. more »»

Around Town

November 20, 2014 River of Life plans Thanksgiving meal The River of Life Assembly of God, 200 Franklin St. more »»


November 19, 2014 The temperature was in the low 20s with a wind chill factor hovering around zero as a crowd gathered on Putnam Street Tuesday for a peek at the 88-foot-high white pine that will soon grace the lawn... more »»

Bible college may lose student body

November 19, 2014 For 34 years Marietta Bible College near Devola has provided a Christian education for hundreds of students from around the world who return to their home countries to start churches or help build... more »»

Theater project could be finished late ’15

November 19, 2014 The sounds of singing, dancing, laughing, orchestral music and more could be pouring out of the completely restored Peoples Bank Theatre in just a little more than a year. more »»

Local officials’ pay hikes could be coming

November 19, 2014 For elected officials from townships up to the state level, a maximum 3 percent pay raise could be in the future if an agreement can be reached between the Ohio House and Senate. more »»

CPAs teach financial literacy

November 19, 2014 NEW MATAMORAS—Crunching numbers and making a budget is not just for adults, as sixth-graders at New Matamoras Elementary learned through the Ohio Society of CPAs’ FETCH! program Tuesday afternoon. more »»

Marietta officials hold skull session, literally

November 19, 2014 Marietta officials learned Tuesday that the city is in possession of an interesting artifact. more »»

Bible-believing, Bible-preaching church

November 19, 2014 WILLIAMSTOWN—Nestled between a couple of hillsides just south of Williamstown, near the stream for which it was named, Williams Creek Baptist Church stands on a 26-acre tract of former farmland. more »»

Zoning ordinance before Williamstown Council

November 19, 2014 WILLIAMSTOWN —Changes to the zoning ordinance dominated the discussion at Tuesday's meeting of the Williamstown City Council. more »»

Two dead in separate incidents

November 19, 2014 By Jess Mancini Special to the Times PARKERSBURG - Two people are dead in separate incidents Monday in Wood and Ritchie counties, West Virginia State Police said on Tuesday. On U.S. more »»

Boaz mansion

November 18, 2014 BOAZ, W.Va.—Since 1987, Boaz resident Mark Lupardus has owned a hidden gem in the community, with ties to a prominent family that once called the area home. more »»

House race still too tight to call

November 18, 2014 The race for the 94th House District seat is even closer after the Washington County Board of Elections finalized its results Monday, but provisional votes in Athens, Meigs and Vinton Counties will... more »»

Frontier looks at where to cut spending

November 18, 2014 NEW MATAMORAS- Elementary physical education, supplemental staff, field trips and prom were among a few things discussed as a series of possible cuts for the Frontier Local district at its board of... more »»

Capitol Christmas Tree in town today

November 18, 2014 By The Associated Press Historic Marietta is among 30 communities the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree will visit on its way from Minnesota to Washington, D.C. more »»

Warren adding to specialized staff

November 18, 2014 The Warren Local School District has no plans to decrease specialized staffing levels regardless of what the Ohio State Board of Education says. more »»



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