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Teens and alcohol don’t mix

May 12, 2014 College and high school seniors in the next couple weeks will be preparing to enter another part of their life. more »»

2 rules on pursuing abusers are wrong

May 10, 2014 In Ohio, lawsuits against those who sexually abuse children can be filed until their victims reach 30 years of age — in most cases. more »»

Thank a teacher for being an inspiration

May 9, 2014 On Thursday night, 35 Marietta High School seniors who had outstanding academic achievements were honored and in turn, the students got to choose a teacher to honor as well. more »»

Veterans deserve credit for experience

May 8, 2014 Veterans of the armed services often take off their uniforms and attempt to step into civilian life with the knowledge they have learned valuable skills while in the military. more »»

Orange barrels mean drive carefully

May 7, 2014 Orange barrels are starting to pop up around the area as the summer road construction season begins. more »»

Exercise your right: Get out and vote

May 6, 2014 It is disheartening that local elections boards are predicting that less than one in three registered voters will cast ballots in today’s primary election. more »»

Have some fun Friday night in Marietta

May 5, 2014 If you haven’t attended any of the past Merchants and Artists Walk events in downtown Marietta and the Historic Harmar District west of the Muskingum River, we urge you to check out this Friday’s... more »»

Vote ‘yes’ for schools on Tuesday

May 3, 2014 Ohio’s primary election is Tuesday and voters of the Belpre and Warren school districts will be asked to renew levies for their schools. more »»

Keeping college costs down could be beneficial

May 2, 2014 Obtaining a college degree can be very costly - and price tags have followed an upward trend during the past several years. more »»

Day of Prayer: Unity as a reality

May 1, 2014 For many years now, the first Thursday in May has been set aside as a day to invoke the help of a higher power for our communities, our state and our nation. more »»

Nutrition program helps local seniors

April 30, 2014 We know many senior citizens in our community live on a fixed income, which makes programs like the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program so important. more »»

More proof that feds want our money

April 29, 2014 It is no wonder the federal government is confused about what is fair and right, when it comes to consideration of the Social Security Administration’s now-halted program in which tax refunds were... more »»

Prime time for fans

April 28, 2014 Late April and May usually is a great time to be a fan of the Marietta College baseball team. This year appears to be no different. Two years ago, the Pioneers won the NCAA Division III World Serie. more »»

Sometimes politicians get it right

April 26, 2014 Much has been written of political bickering and “gridlock” in both state and federal governments. But sometimes, the politicians join hands to get important things done. more »»

Don’t scrimp on money for programs that protect older Ohioans

April 25, 2014 Older Ohioans know enough to recognize a useless government feel-good program when they see it. more »»

Start talking about drug dangers

April 24, 2014 State and local officials and educators gathered in Marietta this week to put forth a message to parents: talk to your children about drugs. It may sound simple and that’s because it i. more »»

Dog owners responsible when their dogs attack

April 23, 2014 Between the end of 2011 and this February, government agencies in the Dayton area received about 60 complaints about a home in that city, according to a published report. more »»

Proposed law would protect kids riding in cars in Ohio

April 22, 2014 Everyone should wear seat belts when they are driving or riding in motor vehicles. It is required by Ohio law and it has been proven to save lives. Nevertheless, many still choose to not buckle up. more »»

Reds Clinic a unique chance to get lessons from the pros

April 21, 2014 Here’s another in a long list of things that make Marietta special and unique for small city in Southeast Ohio The 21st annual Cincinnati Reds Legends Youth baseball Clinic will be held in Marietta... more »»

Motorists, motorcycles must share the road

April 19, 2014 Bikers are dusting off and tuning up their motorcycles as warmer weather finally has arrived. more »»



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