Friday May 3
Teen admits to facts in fatal collision
A New Matamoras teenager pleaded guilty and was sentenced Thursday in Marietta Municipal Court on charges of negligent vehicular homicide and assault, for his recklessness in an accident that killed a Newport Elementary School teacher and injured her now 3-year-old grandson just over a year ago.
Cache of pain pills found in hom...
Hundreds of prescription pain pills were found Wednesday during a search of a New Matamoras home.
No decision on Lawrence School
No decision was made Thursday on the fate of Lawrence Elementary and the future of the Frontier Local school district, with board members and the administration saying there's not enough information to know the financial impact of any course of action.
Checking things in, checking things out
The New Matamoras branch of the Washington County Public Library provides books, Internet access, movies and more to residents of northeastern Washington County, as well as patrons from Monroe County and West Virginia.