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Lt. G.D. Nangle with the Parkersburg Police Department said the multi-vehicle accident occurred about 12:45 p.m. Friday at the intersection of West Virginia 95 and Camden Avenue.
As Bob Newell approaches the halfway point of his third - and under the city charter, final - four years as mayor, some members of City Council want to ask voters whether the term limits on the office should stay in place.
Since the late 1960s, Beverly Baptist Church has been a staple on Fifth Street, but recently the church's doors have been closed to worshippers.
The 82nd annual Belpre Homecoming Festival is less than a week away with opening ceremonies planned for 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee said this week he believes his institution's relationship with WVU-Parkersburg represents a "compelling opportunity."
Betty Lucille Stansberry Cox, 81, died due to the development of pulmonary blood clots while awaiting surgery, at Camden Clark Medical Center, on July 22, 2014.
Windy, misty and chilly conditions gave moving day at the 81st West Virginia Open an autumn feel in late July.
Annual maintenance on the Memorial Bridge is slated to start a week from Monday and wrap up before the start of the Parkersburg Homecoming.
About half a dozen volunteers crawled over the Stepping Stones of Honor Veterans Memorial at City Park Thursday, replacing damaged sections brick by brick.
Although it is being remodeled inside and out to become a TownePlace Suites by Marriott location, the former UpTowner Inn will retain aspects of its distinctive look.
An anticipated cracker plant and economic development in Wood County make West Virginia University's continued relationship with West Virginia University at Parkersburg "a compelling opportunity," says WVU President E. Gordon Gee.
Three felony warrants were obtained for the arrest of a man who was involved in a shooting incident with Parkersburg Police last week.
For Humane Society of Parkersburg Executive Director Michelle Earl, the animal shelter's low cost spay and neuter facility - the SPOT Clinic - is all about the math.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 03:04 am
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