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Vienna to have emergency drill today
Vienna today will be holding its first emergency drill in the morning and the visionary planning session for the Johns Manville property in the evening, officials said.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Students among 3 killed in upstate plane crash
Authorities have identified the three victims in a single-engine plane crash in the Adirondacks as a West Virginia man, his 24-year-old daughter and a 25-year-old Michigan man.
West Virginia Metro
West Virginia victims in New York plane crash
A Wood County man died Saturday morning in a plane crash in New York that also claimed the lives of his daughter and a friend.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
L. Maxine Argabrite
L. Maxine Argabrite, 85, longtime resident of Vienna, W.Va., passed away July 15, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital, with family by her side.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
John Barnette, 18, of 1723 Forest Hills Drive, Vienna, W.Va., was arrested Sunday for underage consumption of alcohol, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct by intoxication.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Medalist honors go to Moore at PCC
Monday at the Callaway Junior Tour's stop at Parkersburg Country Club, Moore represented the lone golfer to break par while shooting 1-under 72. In addition to winning his age group , the Roane County High School golfer brought home the award for United Bank Low Round of the Day.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Times past July 12-13
The new Valley Gem will be sidelined at least three days after the sternwheeler's wheel fell of Tuesday afternoon during a passenger trip on the Ohio River.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Parkersburg port up for vote
A provisional local port district designation for Parkersburg is on the agenda for the West Virginia Public Port Authority Board's July 22 meeting, Mayor Bob Newell said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Vienna makes move to buy plant
Vienna City Council voted unanimously Thursday to enter into a purchase and sale agreement to purchase the former Johns Manville plant site.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
North Hills celebrates with parade
The main focus for North Hills' annual Fourth of July parade and activities is on the birth of the United States and independence, but it's also an occasion to celebrate the community itself.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Marketplace ranks growing
Fresh produce was being offered from four stands Thursday, the most since the market opened in its new, year-round location at the Point Park Marketplace by the floodwall at 113 Ann St. And several new vendors have come aboard, offering fresh coffee, gourmet pasta, unique art and more.
The Bluegrass Blog
Behind The Mic with John Sentell
Many people believe that the best bluegrass is of the lonesome variety - trains, old homeplaces, and murderers named Willie.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Political candidates turn out for Republican picnic
The Wood County Republican Executive Committee held its annual picnic at Buzzie Dils Park behind Logan's Steakhouse in Vienna for locals affiliated with the party as well as local, state and national Republican candidates running for office.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Vienna officials discuss projects
Construction has begun on the renovations at the Ohio Valley University water tank, Vienna City Councilman Jim Miracle said Tuesday.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The new emergency response plan for the City of Vienna will feature local churches as distribution centers for information and emergency aid, said Lauren Games, intern at Vienna City Hall.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Smith helps restore cemeteries
For his countless hours of selfless commitment to the restoration and preservation of Wood County's rural - and many times forgotten - cemeteries, Jeff Smith has been nominated as a Gem of the Valley.
Bonsai Club Bonanza
Before taking up the Chinese and Japanese art of growing and shaping miniature trees, the Williamstown resident liked to plant full-sized trees in his backyard.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Missing man found, OK
An elderly Williamstown man was found by searchers Tuesday morning after spending the night in the woods after an ATV accident.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
The former Rayon School is headed to a different owner after the Parkersburg Violent Crime and Narcotics Task Force moved out.