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  1. Morris Sets New Standards For Female GolfersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Tyler Star News

    On Tuesday, Aug. 25, sophomore Cheyenne Morris finished as the low scorer for the Tyler Consolidated Silver Knights golf team. She was not the overall medalist for the match, and her score of 50 was not particularly spectacular, although it came on a relatively tough-and unfamiliar-Golf Club of WV near Parkersburg.

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  2. Apple Butter Weekend on Blennerhassett Island Sept. 5-7Read the original story

    51 min ago | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... Island Belle Sternwheeler to Blennerhassett Island operates on an hourly schedule, departing from Point Park in Parkersburg, W.Va., to the island and return on the half-hour. The hours for this special event weekend are: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5:30 ...

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  3. PHS golfers down Morgantown at PCCRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg High School's golf team defeated Morgantown, 327-366, in an 18-hole match Tuesday at Parkersburg Country Club. "That wasn't a normal Morgantown day," Parkersburg coach Don Snider said.

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  4. PHS rocks HurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Hurricane keeper Marshall Ash made 18 saves and did his best to thwart Parkersburg's offense here Tuesday evening at Stadium Field, but the Big Reds rolled past the Redskins, 4-1, in a Mountain State Athletic Conference boys soccer match. Teddy Hutson's unassisted goal in the 11th minute appeared to give the hosts all the momentum they might need, but a mere 40 seconds later Hurricane tied the match.

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  5. Flowers' husband seeks lawsuit dismissalRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... anonymously distributed flash drives distributed around the area beginning in December. Harold Flowers told the Parkersburg News and Sentinel earlier this year that he obtained files from a computer the couple owned but was not involved in the ...

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  6. With the help of Huffington PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    I want to tell you a story of greed and total disregard for human life. It is the story of my hometown Parkersburg WV being ravaged by Dupont.

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  7. Ernestine SchrebeRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... at the former Colin Anderson Center in St. Marys, W.Va. She is survived by her children, Marvin Schrebe of Parkersburg, John (Brenda) Schrebe of Rockport, W.Va., Keith (Mary) Schrebe of Pine Grove, W.Va., Mary (Jerry) Weekley of Lewisville, Ohio, ...

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  8. Missing Ohio man found deadRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... vehicle he'd been riding. "It looks like he had rolled his four-wheeler," said 1st Sgt. B.S. Snodgrass, with the Parkersburg detachment of the West Virginia State Police. "There (were) no signs of any foul play." A Silver Alert was issued Sunday ...

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  9. McKinley holds community roundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., met with area officials and business leaders Monday as part of a series of community roundtable discussions. Monday morning McKinley met with city and county officials at the Parkersburg Municipal Building in downtown Parkersburg to discuss areas of need and concern for Wood County and its municipalities.

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  10. Family's 14th Street home burnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The fire at 916 14th St. was called in around 6:40 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Latrobe and 14th streets, said Capt. B.E. Drake with the Parkersburg Fire Department.

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  11. Former lawmaker appointed to West Virginia Parole BoardRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    Nohe replaces James E. Colombo on the board. Colombo resigned in June ahead of being named as Parkersburg's mayor.

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  12. Alex Lyon & Son Announces President of U.S. OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... United States, including Chicago, Ill., Columbus, Ohio, Oklahoma City, Okla., Des Moines, Iowa, Charlotte, N.C., Parkersburg, W.Va., Fort Wayne, Ind., Memphis, Tenn., Las Vegas, Nev., and Denver, Colo.

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  13. DuPont and Teflon, RevisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2013 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    A few weeks ago, I linked to a good in-depth discussion of how DuPont had poisoned the people of Parkersburg, West Virginia through the production of C8, the chemical making up the key component of Teflon. The Huffington Post now has a very long and in-depth piece on the same subject, which you should also read.

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  14. Makeia Jonese named fair queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Inter-Mountain

    ... College where she is a Dean's List student and Lady Senator soccer player. Jonese participated in the Aug. 15 Parkersburg Homecoming parade. In January, Jonese will compete for the title of West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Queen 2016 ...

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  15. Ruptured line cause of oil spill in Ritchie County creekRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Department of Environmental Protection says a ruptured oil gathering line caused a spill into a creek in Ritchie County. Department spokeswoman Kelley Gillenwater tells the Parkersburg News and Sentinel that a cleanup could take several weeks.

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  16. Crowds welcome at Gathering at Sweet CreekRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Parking is free on the premises and there will be space for primitive camping. Concessions will be sold by the Parkersburg High School Band Boosters. Event organizer Steve Parker said the Gathering began about seven years ago as a showcase for ...

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  17. Norma M. HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born Nov. 5, 1919, in Parkersburg, W.Va., a daughter of the late Rev. John William Byers and Carrie Lyons Byers.

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  18. Walk to End Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    This year's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place at a new location, moving from City Park to Point Park on Sept. 12 in downtown Parkersburg.

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  19. UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Kelly PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Horse

    Name: Kelly Prince From: Parkersburg, West Virginia Degrees and institute where received: BS, Equine Science and Management, the University of Kentucky Currently working on MS in Integrated Plant and Soil Science from the University of Kentucky Kelly Prince chose to attend the University of Kentucky for her undergraduate degree because of the equine science and management program, opportunities for immersion into the equine industry, and potential resources and networking the university could provide. Going into her senior year, Prince began an internship with Ray Smith, PhD, professor and forage extension specialist at UK and the UK Horse Pasture Evaluation Program.

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  20. City ponders FOIA costsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Some members of Parkersburg City Council want to examine whether the city needs to charge more for Freedom of Information Act requests, while others advocate posting more documents online for the sake of transparency and reducing the need for paper copies of records. During a council Personnel Committee meeting this week, Chairwoman Sharon Lynch reiterated a request for the number of hours spent copying pages for more than 40 FOIA requests made over several months this year, along with the estimated wages paid for the copying and cost of supplies.

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