Jun 13, 2014
Marietta native never sought spotlight
When Marietta native Paul M. Badgley died in 2003 at the age of 61, he was buried in Arlington National Cemetery without the typical pomp and circumstance of military funeral rights, and without any formal obituary.
Many thanks for those who helped celebrate Marietta's anniversary
Marietta's 226th Birthday was celebrated Monday evening, April 6, with a dinner, silent auction, and magic in the Sternwheel Banquet Room at the historic Lafayette Hotel.
Eleven group tour operators arrived in Marietta Wednesday for a two-day Familiarization Tour of the Marietta and Parkersburg areas.
Survey says ... W.Va., Ohio rank low in well-being score
Area residents say they think it's the economy and unhealthy lifestyles that likely play a large role in Ohio and West Virginia's continuing low scores in an annual well-being poll.