The Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 19 Apr 2014 18:20:17 EDTSat, 19 Apr 2014 18:20:17 EDT officials looking out for local interests? recent statements by local officials concerning the proposed severance tax raise questions about their commitment to the local communities. Returning dollars to our county should be one of the major considerations.Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTJohnson should support extension of benefits met a gentleman seeking work the other day. Call him John. The "work experience" section of John's resume boasted only a single job. He had spent his entire working life at Ormet Primary Aluminum.Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFatal fires still all too comon in Ohio the first three months of 2014, Ohio has lost 36 of its residents to the ravages of fir.Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTAsk not what your cat can do for you big-selling book, "Cat Sense: How the New Feline Science Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet," helps cat lovers understand what is going on in the hearts and brains of their kitties. Sadly, not nearly so much as they thought and hoped.Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEmpty Bowls a success again thanks to the public you for the wonderful publicity your paper gave the 2014 Empty Bowls Lunch. For the 15th year, we have again met our goal of $2,000 for the Marietta Area Food Pantry, our original recipien.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT