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The renovation of Marietta's historic St. Clair Building into an upscale apartment complex will take a bit longer than originally expected, as the project has been expanded to include completion of all nine loft units before tenants can move in.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Walmart thief gets 15 days in ja...
A West Virginia man whose theft spree at multiple Walmart stores ended in Marietta was sentenced Monday in Washington County Common Pleas Court to 15 days in jail-which he will finish serving in late September.
Law firm gives $10,000 to fight hunger
The war on hunger in the Mid-Ohio Valley gained a new recruit Monday as law firm Bricker & Eckler LLP joined the local Hunger Solutions Task Force with a $10,000 donation announced at the Marietta Community Food Pantry in the First Congregational Church.
Dale E. Holshu
Dale E. "Duckey" "Sweet Cheeks" Holshu, 69, of Marietta, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on March 4, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
European trip planned for Marietta students
Marietta City Schools students will have the chance to travel across the pond to immerse themselves in European culture when the district takes a group to France and England in the summer of 2015.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Times Past for March 10
About 800 local families still have no electricity, even as workers struggle to re-string lines and re-lay poles.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Irish celebrate
The Lafayette Hotel ballroom was once again filled with the sights, sounds and tastes of Ireland Sunday during the 33rd annual Irish Gathering, sponsored by the Monsignor Donal O'Carroll Division of the Ohio Ancient Order of Hibernians.
SUV rolls over along Ohio 821
Rescuers from the Fearing Township Volunteer Fire Department used the Jaws of Life to help remove a Graysville woman from her SUV after the vehicle rolled onto its side just north of Gun Club Road Sunday morning.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Put down the cell phone in the car
An ordinance that bans texting while driving, and use of all hand held devices while driving, became law in Marietta this week.
Russell E. Woodburn
Russell E. "Rusty" Woodburn, 50, of McConnelsville passed away at 5:15 a.m. March 7, 2014 at the Morrison House In Zanesville following a short illness.
Snow doesn't cancel hunger
These winter days are interesting ones. They are full of snow, slush and very cold weather.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lenten tradition honored at area churches and clubs
To mark the start of Lent this week, St. Mary Catholic School's Parish Center was filled with the sounds of sizzling fish and French fries and camaraderie Friday as volunteers served up about 900 pounds of fish for the school's first fish fry of the year.
Dr. Thomas C. McCurdy, age 83, died at his office on Front Street after practicing dentistry in Marietta for 48 years.
Mom, daughter held in drug case
A Columbus man suspected of dealing drugs from an area motel and a Marietta mother and daughter reportedly helping him were arrested early Thursday morning, along with a woman staying in a nearby motel room and wanted in Franklin County.
Meth maker is sentenced
A Marietta man was sentenced Thursday in Washington County Common Pleas Court to three years in prison-the minimum sentence available for his participation in a Beverly meth lab.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Pink Panther on MOVP stage
The show will be 8 p.m. March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 and 22 and at 3 p.m. March 16 at the Players Theatre at Third and Putnam streets in downtown Marietta.
Veto stands unless votes change
Marietta Mayor Joe Matthews has made his veto official of an ordinance setting penalties for violation of the city's property maintenance code.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
69-year-old admits to drug dealing
A Marietta man who acted as the supplier during a handful of local heroin deals pleaded guilty Wednesday in Washington County Common Pleas Court to selling and possessing the drug.
Eleven group tour operators arrived in Marietta Wednesday for a two-day Familiarization Tour of the Marietta and Parkersburg areas.
These are the moments I live for'
I've been sitting in the same seat for nine straight hours. No legroom, no elbow room, and no room to think.