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  1. Live: Governor Justice discusses Moody's downgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... hough it wound up being a half-hour late. Brad McElhinny is the statewide correspondent for MetroNews. Brad is a Parkersburg native who spent more than 20 years at the Charleston Daily Mail.

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  2. 'How's the Senate doing on the budget?' senator asksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... tely going to do that in a timely manner. Brad McElhinny is the statewide correspondent for MetroNews. Brad is a Parkersburg native who spent more than 20 years at the Charleston Daily Mail.

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  3. Seventh Street shooting under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... were recovered from the home, but investigators do not know what type of weapon was used, Lt. Greg Nangle of the Parkersburg Police Department said. The incident happened around 9:45 p.m. Saturday, Nangle said. Witnesses, including patrol officers ...

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  4. Big Reds drop tough game to Musselman on Senior Night, 57-56Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Eight seniors were honored in a pre-game ceremony before a top-10 matchup between No. 10 Parkersburg and No.

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  5. Tony Caridi to speak at annual Boys & Girls Club dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Boys & Girls Club of Parkersburg will hold its 21st annual Dinner at 6:30 p.m. today at Grand Pointe Conference Center where sportscaster Tony Caridi will be the guest speaker. Caridi has worked for the West Virginia Radio Corp.'s Metronews Statewide Sportsline for over 20 years.

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  6. First Lutheran Church youth program stocks items for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Youth at the First Lutheran Church in Parkersburg who participated in the 30-hour famine painted, decorated and filled the new blessing boxes containing items for those in need in the community. Belpre City Schools Board of Education members Cathy O'Donnell, left, and Brenda Church listen to public comments during Monday's school board meeting.

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  7. Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as world's most clogged cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yahoo!

    ... move more smoothly while they consider additional road projects. Of 240 U.S. cities studied by Inrix, drivers in Parkersburg, West Virginia., spent the least about of time stuck in traffic during peak hours at three hours per year. Inrix said it ...

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  8. Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as worlda s most clogged cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTNH

    ... move more smoothly while they consider additional road projects. Of 240 U.S. cities studied by Inrix, drivers in Parkersburg, West Virginia., spent the least about of time stuck in traffic during peak hours at three hours per year. Inrix said it ...

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  9. Los Angeles is ranked as world's most congested cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... of 86 hours a year staring at the bumper of the car ahead. Of the 240 U.S. cities studied by Inrix, commuters in Parkersburg, West Virginia, spent the least amount of time in traffic - just three hours a year. U.S. traffic congestion is not a new ...

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  10. Los Angeles, Moscow Rank As Most-Congested Cities For DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... begun to limit private motor vehicle access to central city areas. Of 240 US cities studied by Inrix, drivers in Parkersburg, West Virginia., spent the least about of time stuck in traffic during peak hours at three hours per year. Since Inrix ...

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  11. Alberta Sue Jordan BennettRead the original story

    Monday | The Inter-Mountain

    ... loved to scratch off lottery tickets. Survivors include daughters, Avis Seldomridge, of Cass, Inez Bennett, of Parkersburg, Diane Foe, of Cass, Kimberly Finley, of Mississippi, Amber Neal, of Harrisonburg, Va., Christy Bennett, of Indiana, and Karen ...

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  12. Sabrina S. WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... her mother, Phyllis Stoops, and uncle that was more like a brother, Jimmy Stoops. Sabrina was a 1987 graduate of Parkersburg South High School, where she was a member of the flag corps. Sabrina continued her education at Marshall University where ...

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  13. Chili helps heat up fundraiser at Marietta churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Sailer baked a pecan pie for the auction and came to volunteer to work. Churchmembers Ruth and Kerry Patrick, of Parkersburg, said they went to Saturday Mass and stayed to enjoy the chili cook-off and were checking out the pies in the silent pie ...

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  14. Burdette, Leavitt take lead on Pathways Playground ProjectRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... League wants to finish the next phase of the playground project by the fall and turn it over to the city of Parkersburg to manage. West Virginia has the highest per capita rate of disabilities in the U.S., Burdette said. One out of every five West ...

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  15. Blennerhassett - SMuseum explores sounds, history of Appalachian cultureRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Music in Appalachia has many strong ties to families and family life, a couple told a gathering in Parkersburg on Sunday. as the third presentation in the 2017 Blennerhassett Winter Lecture Series at the Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History in downtown Parkersburg.

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  16. Rebound: Parkersburg has chance to boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Lewis, the president and CEO of the Greater Parkersburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, is dealing with an upswing of the past few months after a couple of years that have been a little rough for tourism in Wood County. Signs of life include new hotels opening in the county, CVB website traffic up by nearly 6 percent and pageviews up 35 percent.

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  17. Barbara AnselRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Barbara Alice Shreves Ansel, 75, of Parkersburg, W.Va., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Feb. 17, 2017. She was a member of the First Assembly of God, Parkersburg.

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  18. Marietta trees cost city $45,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... r to power lines. Several of the company's trucks stage out of Indian Acres Park in Marietta for ease of access. PARKERSBURG - A long-time aide to U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin announced she was leaving to go to work for the Marshall ...

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  19. Bruins' Edgell claims crown at 220Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... with John Marshall, 194-185. Both were well behind University's 226.5. The Hawks became the first team besides Parkersburg or Parkersburg South to win the Region I title since 1991 (Oak Glen), with the exception of Wheeling Park in 2006 and 2008. ...

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  20. South wrestlers looking to three-peat in HuntingtonRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The journey for Parkersburg South to win a third straight state title took a solid step in the right direction here Saturday inside the Rod Oldham Athletic Center as head coach Shaun Smith's Patriots dominated the Class AAA, Region IV championships and qualified a dozen wrestlers to the final weekend of the season. Parkersburg South, which went 7-3 in the championship finals and won its ninth straight regional, rolled to the crown with 242 points.

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