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3 hrs ago | KUAT-TV Tucson
September 29, 1964 - Marietta, Ohio: U.S. Senator Barry Goldwater spoke to an estimated crowd of 5,000 persons here, his 1st stop of his five-day three-state campaign tour.
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10 hrs ago | Marietta Times
Around 200 area residents will be able to see former Ohio Secretary of State and author J. Kenneth Blackwell speak in Marietta this weekend.
15 hrs ago | Marietta Times
The Ohio River crested here at 45.2 feet, the highest peak in 16 years. The only traffic noise that could be heard in Marietta this morning was the lapping of oars as rowboats took patrons to the water-surrounded post office on Front Street.
19 hrs ago | Marietta Times
Tuesday, April 15, is the deadline for filing and paying 2013 Marietta City Income Tax returns and 2014 Declarations of Estimated Tax with first quarter payment.
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.
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. "Duckey" "Sweet Cheeks" Holshu, 69, of Marietta, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on March 4, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
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.
An ordinance that bans texting while driving, and use of all hand held devices while driving, became law in Marietta this week.
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.
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.