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Fee for dust control doesn’t sit well with resident

June 11, 2015 I have been a resident of Fearing Township all of my life. I live on a small township road traveled heavily by local traffic and the neighborhood sawmill log truck. more »»

Reader unhappy with coverage of doctor’s case

June 10, 2015 Well, well, well ... journalism for sensational ends — and impuning the reputation of a dedicated physician who cares deeply for his patients — many in pain. more »»

Woman’s Home appreciates Community Foundation gift

June 10, 2015 On behalf of the board of directors and residents of the Woman’s Home, located at 812 Third St., I am writing to thank the Marietta Community Foundation for the recent and generous donation of $6,200. more »»

A runner says thank you to those who motivate

June 6, 2015 I would like to take just a quick minute to thank the individuals who are affected by the local training runs and races. more »»

Ohio must save, reuse historic buildings

June 6, 2015 Preservation Ohio, the state’s oldest statewide nonprofit preservation organization, recently announced their 2015 list of Ohio’s Most Endangered Historic Sites. more »»

Volunteer need is desperate at museum

June 5, 2015 I will get right to the point and state that we need your help. Recently I have become a volunteer and staff member of the Ohio River Museum. more »»

Harvest of Hope’s yard sale a big success

June 5, 2015 Washington County Harvest of Hope recently held its annual yard sale fundraiser which was a huge success. We owe a big “thank you” to you, the community, for the success of this even. more »»

Thanks for joining fight against childhood cancer

June 4, 2015 On behalf of Buckeye Bob’s Chris Custer Fund we would like to share our heartfelt thanks to all those who helped in any way with our recent fundraiser to help those with childhood cancer. more »»

Writer glad feds use what it needs to protect nation

June 4, 2015 The Marietta Times report on local residents’ consideration of The Patriot Act controversy prompts me to try to make clear that above politics, morals, fairness, ethics and all other standards of... more »»

Time to wake up and save the honeybee

June 2, 2015 I write today in reference to the growing crisis concerning honeybees. They are dying off at an alarming rate and they very much need our help if they are to surviv. more »»

Hugs to some Marietta police officers and neighbor

June 1, 2015 I would like to publicly thank the Marietta Police Department for their great kindness in helping our newly adopted dog get unstuck from a head-lock she had inadvertently gotten herself into. more »»

Growing pile of trashed cars along Route 14 hard to miss

June 1, 2015 In response to the article about the improvement made by hardworking individuals to the Riverfront area of Williamstown, I have difficulty not seeing growing pile of the trashed cars along Route 14... more »»

What we can do about human trafficking

June 1, 2015 This past week I attended a meeting sponsored by The Catholic parishes in Parkersburg area on human trafficking. more »»

Parking an issue for many who work in Marietta

May 30, 2015 It’s a rainy day but I don’t mind the two block walk to the office in Marietta where I wor. more »»

Museums thankful for help with field day

May 29, 2015 This May marked the third year that Campus Martius and the Ohio River museums hosted the 8th Grade Civil War Field Day for schools in Washington County. more »»

Patience during tax time was appreciated

May 29, 2015 Tax season has wrapped up and things are settling down in the income tax and treasurer’s office. I want to thank our citizens and income tax staff for keeping our ship running smoothly. more »»

Wood County BOE should rethink budget cuts

May 28, 2015 If I had a “do over” this past week, I would contact every member of the Wood County Board of Education and invite them to the PHS A Cappella Spring Concert. more »»

Ohio can take steps to reduce tobacco use

May 28, 2015 Tobacco use continues to be a problem in our Washington County and across the state. Currently, 23.4 percent of Ohio adults smoke, and that number is over 25 percent locally. more »»

Please go easy on the sirens during parades

May 27, 2015 I am writing concerning the upcoming parades in both the immediate and distant future in the Parkersburg-Marietta and surrounding areas. more »»

Thanks for support of Big Brothers Big Sisters event

May 25, 2015 On Sunday, May 17, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washington County held our first fundraiser, Bowl for Kids’ Sake here in Mariett. more »»



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