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Gnage to leave WVU-P in June
The president of West Virginia University at Parkersburg will be stepping down from her position at the end of June.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Gnage leaving WVU-Parkersburg
Dr. Marie Foster Gnage has announced that she will not renew her contract after June 30. The Board of Governors is planning for an interim president and a nationwide search for Gnage's replacement.
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Juvenile services administrator: Changes made after riot at Parkersburg facility
The acting director of the West Virginia Division of Juvenile Services confirms a leadership change has been made and refresher training for correctional officers is underway at the Lorrie Yeager Jr. Juvenile Center in Wood County following a riot last month.
Thomas B. Koerner
Thomas was a U.S. Army veteran having served in Korea and Vietnam, and retired from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service.
Charles - Willie' Hendershot
He was born Oct. 11, 1924, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Ora Hendershot and Jessie B. Riddle Hendershot Phillips.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Wood Habitat holds dedication
A family in south Parkersburg now has a home to build a future together as Wood County Habitat For Humanity held its 68th house dedication Sunday.
The Power of Partnerships
The Mid-Ohio Valley Chamber of Commerce prides itself on its direct connection with our education system.
Betty Jane Campbell
She was born May 29, 1924, and was the daughter of the late William Warren and Mary Elizabeth Snyder Giffen.
Take care of city employees
I'm writing concerning the City of Parkersburg User Fee. I have often wondered where all the money has gone from the user fee that Mayor Newell and city council had passed three years ago.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Alcohol free pool hall opens
Chris Wilson of Parkersburg is owner of The League Room, a pool hall at 1739 St. Marys Ave. with a family-friendly atmosphere, which opened Feb. 1. "The League Room is an option to the area for pool players and people who like to shoot billiards and mingle with their friends without having to go to the bar scene," Wilson said.
Fight Night 2 card nearly finalized
In less than two weeks, area fight fans will have an opportunity to take in what appears to be a more than solid bout card at Ohio Valley Unviersity's Alumni Gymnasium.
Rudolph takes nostalgic look back
Rudolph's recollections of living in Parkersburg from 1964-84 form the basis of his new book, "Days in Parkersburg, A boy and his family."
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
UP: To grants totaling more than $400,000 for maintenance projects on the North Bend Rail Trail.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Spring forward with time change, fresh batteries
With the time change on Sunday morning, residents are reminded to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, too, officials said.
Formal dress sale proceeds to benefit The Arc
A sale of new formal dresses will be held on Sunday to benefit The Arc of the Mid-Ohio Valley.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Motorcoach reps tour Parkersburg
Representatives from Midwest motorcoach companies were in the area this week, taking in attractions that might be interesting to their clients.
New details emerge out of Davisville shooting
At 6:38 p.m. Tuesday, deputies responded to the Davisville residence to investigate a domestic situation where a firearm was discharged, said Sgt.
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Police search for suspect in theft
Parkersburg police are looking for a man who allegedly stole batteries out of delivery trucks and then sold them at a recycling plant.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Escaped inmate located
Authorities located an inmate who escaped from the Parkersburg Correctional Center at Camden Clark Medical Center on Wednesday evening.
Floodplain discussion takes backseat to rain gardens
The scheduled discussion on the floodplain ordinance and the Biggert-Waters floodplain insurance act in Vienna took a surprising turn Wednesday evening, as those in attendance were more interested in discussing the stormwater maintenance measure known as the rain garden than in discussing floodplain issues.