Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Facebook | Twitter | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Rave reviews for B-V makeover

September 1, 2015 VINCENT—When Warren Middle School students and teachers walked through the doors Monday morning to fresh paint, tiles, carpet and four-wall classrooms that did not exist before, many decided the wai... more »»

Brother, sister share skill as marching band leaders

September 1, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Brother and sister Donovan and Shannon Kelly share a bond. Donovan, who graduated from Parkersburg High School in 2015, was the drum major for the Big Red Marching Band. more »»

Arrests include juvenile center escapee

September 1, 2015 From staff reports A 17-year-old who walked away from the Washington County Juvenile Center Saturday was found and brought back into custody by the Marietta Police Department Monday morning. more »»

Devola man sentenced for domestic violence

September 1, 2015 From staff reports A Devola man was sentenced to 90 days in the Washington County Jail Friday on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge. Tyrone A. more »»

Police chase leads to one arrest Sunday; one on the run

August 31, 2015 From staff reports One man was apprehended and another is on the run after a foot chase involving Marietta Police, the Washington County Sheriff’s office and Ohio State Highway Patrol Sunday. more »»

September is National Preparedness Month

August 31, 2015 PARKERSBURG — September is National Preparedness Month and the key to being prepared is to be informed and alert, local emergency officials sai. more »»

Parkersburg officials discuss FOIA costs

August 31, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Some members of Parkersburg City Council want to examine whether the city needs to charge more for Freedom of Information Act requests, while others advocate posting more documents... more »»

Mother Earth Foods hits milestone

August 31, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Customers of Mother Earth Foods helped to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary this weekend. Mother Earth Foods, 1638 19th St., held a celebration in its side parking lot Sunday. more »»

Amateur radio enthusiasts keep communication flowing

August 31, 2015 PARKERSBURG — As many people communicate by computer, cell phone and even smart watch, some residents in the Mid-Ohio Valley continue to use of amateur, or “ham,” radio for recreation and public... more »»

Band program kicks off in Wood Co. schools

August 31, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A revamped fifth-grade band program is off to a strong start in Wood County Schools. more »»

Around town published Aug. 31

August 31, 2015 Fundraiser to support Tri County Food Pantry The Tri County Food Pantry will hold an end of summer dinner to support the pantry through the winter. more »»

Vintage Raceboat Regatta in Wheeling

August 31, 2015 Driving through the middle of downtown Wheeling, W.Va., at 120 mph usually will land you in a lot of trouble, especially if police officers notice you didn’t buckle up a safety bel. more »»

10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

August 29, 2015 By Jackie Runion The Marietta Times Nearly a decade ago, Gautier, Miss., At-Large Councilwoman Mary Martin recalled President George . more »»

Rebel flag: Symbol of history or hate?

August 29, 2015 While on the road around Marietta and the surrounding area, one may notice the recent increase in Confederate flags flying from both homes and trucks. more »»

Heroin trafficker sentenced

August 29, 2015 A Marietta woman who was trafficking heroin out of her home was sentenced to 60 days in the Washington County Jail Friday morning. Whitney A. Jacobs, 26, of 906 Fifth St. more »»

CABL: ‘Everyone’s welcome’

August 29, 2015 Friday afternoon Kathy Downer, D-Council at Large, and Andy Coleman, city development director, boarded the Community Action Bus Line to experience the service that is funded in part by the city’s... more »»

3 accused of running meth lab in Cutler

August 29, 2015 From staff reports Two Parkersburg residents and a Washington County man were arrested Friday morning after the Washington County Sheriff’s Office discovered an active methamphetamine lab in Cutler. more »»

Wall of Sound

August 28, 2015 Against a setting sun along the river, the Marietta High School Wall of Sound paraded through Muskingum Park Thursday evening for the last Music in the Park installment of the summe. more »»

Phone call sparks alert

August 28, 2015 A frightening phone call turned out to be a false alarm in Marietta Thursday, but nonetheless shut down business at a Pike Street hotel and restaurant for several hours. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web