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Volunteers from Downtown PKB pounded the pavement Thursday in an effort to strengthen the lines of communication between the organization and downtown businesses and help each learn more about the other.
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It was a "Big Bad night" on July 4 as the Monster Truck Summer Nationals invaded the Tyler County Speedway.
It could be Saturday before power is fully restored in parts of West Virginia following Tuesday's severe thunderstorms that moved across the state from the Ohio River to the Shenandoah River - en route from the Midwest to the Northeast.
Parkersburg Post 15 built a 9-2 lead, but couldn't hold onto it as host Athens Post 21 rallied for a 15-12, nine-inning American Legion baseball win Wednesday night at Athens High School.
Power will be restored by Friday night to most customers without electricity after Tuesday's severe storm, a power company representative said Wednesday.
Parkersburg Fire Chief Eric Taylor said the fire at 1411 20th St. was reported around 12:50 p.m. No one was home in the single-story house at the time.
A South Parkersburg Baptist Church Red Cross emergency storm shelter provided a safe refuge overnight Tuesday to residents put out of their homes.
He was born Dec. 30, 1943, in Dublin, Ireland, a son of the late George Washington and Alice McQuillan Burns.
A storm reminiscent of the derecho that caused widespread destruction two years ago struck Tuesday afternoon, resulting in power outages and damaged buildings around the area.
A Worthington Elementary School kindergarten teacher died during the storm on Tuesday, and a 15-year-old girl was injured in City Park by a tree limb that fell on her, officials said.
In the hours after an intense storm ripped through the area, some local residents got out to survey the damage left in the storm's wake.
Two major groups of the Boy Scouts of America in West Virginia will be merged. The Buckskin Council will expand to take over the administrative duties of the Tri-State Council.
A major storm caused high winds and a power outage in downtown Parkersburg Tuesday afternoon.
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Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 07:00 am
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