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Fire levels barn
A barn full of hay and farm equipment on the corner of Ohio 26 and Pleasant Ridge Road in Marietta Township was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon.
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Thieves thrive on clues so they can get busy
With all the shopping to be done, cookies to be made and relatives to be visited, it is easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New faces on fair board
For the first time in several years all 21 seats on the Washington County Fair Board have been filled, with seven new members joining the 2014 board.
Election results final for Barlow Twp., Frontier
The rosters for the Frontier Local Board of Education and Barlow Township trustees were finalized Tuesday after recounts required by their narrow margins.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Dale Eugene - Andy' Anderson
Dale Eugene "Andy" Anderson, went to be with his Savior on Saturday . Born July 12, 1928, in Fleming, Ohio, the son of the late Carl C. and Mildred V. Anderson, he was a graduate of Marietta High School.
West Side couple accused of anim...
A Marietta man and woman will be summonsed for animal cruelty after five dogs were confiscated from their home Friday.
Court denies Keck's sex case appeal
Multiple guilty verdicts against a Marietta man accused of sexually abusing young boys was upheld last week by the Ohio Supreme Court.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
For area families it is time to pick the perfect Christmas tree
For many area families, Friday marked the opening day of hunting season - the approximately month long Christmas tree hunting season that is.
Beverly, Waterford parade
The Village of Beverly put on its holiday best with the annual Beverly-Waterford Christmas parade and lighting of Dodge Park Sunday evening.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Washington County parades welcome Santa to the MOV
Marietta's annual Christmas Parade made its way through the downtown area at 1 p.m. under bright, sunny skies.
Grave matters: St. Jacob's
In the mid-19th century several German families settled in the hills of Washington County, which were no doubt reminiscent of the terrain in their Bavarian homeland.
For many area families, Friday marked the opening day of hunting season-the approximately month long Christmas tree hunting season that is.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Times past Nov. 30, Dec. 1
After rejecting management's last offer, unionized employees of the Washington County Department of Human Services say they will begin walking a picket line at the agency's downtown headquarters.
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Wed Nov 27, 2013
Shop owners hope for surge on Saturday
Marietta merchants are encouraging area residents to fortify themselves with leftovers, whip out their shopping lists and head downtown this weekend for Small Business Saturday.
Youth Leadership Summit a valuable exercise
On Nov. 21, 150 Washington County students in grades six through 12 attended Youth Leadership Summit 6 at the Marietta YMCA.
Prison for drug possession
A New Matamoras man was sentenced on Tuesday to three years in prison for a third-degree felony count of aggravated drug possession.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Canvass triggers two election recounts
The canvass of the Nov. 5 general election on Monday identified two winners in a pair of close races, but state law requires a recount just to make sure.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
City treasurer-elect appreciates her support
I want to say thank you to all my supporters as I ran for Marietta City treasurer and was elected on Nov. 5, 2013.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Grand jury: Alleged armed robber indicted
A pair of area men who allegedly stole tens of thousands of dollars while breaking into area businesses and two Belpre men accused of plotting and committing an armed robbery at a Subway restaurant were among those indicted this week by a Washington County grand jury.