Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 1 Dec 2015 13:01:08 EDTTue, 1 Dec 2015 13:01:08 EDT past 18 1985 - Three area men were burned in an industrial explosion at the Energy Unlimited Inc. plant in Devola. - A Belpre high school teacher, Margaret Evans, was awarded the Sallie Mae teacher award which honor.Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTTimes past years ago - Marietta Memorial Hospital began registering Marietta residents to help them "kick the habit" of smoking through their hypnosis program, which was $40 per person.Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTTimes past 2, 1965 (50 years ago) -U.S. astronauts James McDivitt and Edward White prepared for their departure of "mans boldest venture" into space, a 165,0000-mile voyage that was said to challenge the best Russia had done.Tue, 2 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTTies past Oct. 17 years ago Arthur Arnold, of the Warren FFA chapter, was announced the winner of the National Proficiency Award in Soil and Water Management at the 47th National FFA Convention held in Kansas City, Missouri, on Oct. 17, 1974.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTTimes past 22 25 years (1989) Washington County Library will adopt an automated system eliminating the paper card catalog system and eventually linking its three branches in Belpre, Beverly, and Matamoras with libraries in local school systems.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT