Parkersburg Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. N. Jeane CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    N. Jeane Curry of Vienna passed away on June 23, 2016, following a brief illness. She was surrounded by loved ones and in the care of Dr. Spychalski and Housecalls Hospice at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital.

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  2. Brenda Kay CarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born October 16, 1953, in Clay, W.Va., a daughter of the late Senate and Wanda Carr Parsons. Brenda enjoyed traveling and motorcycle riding.

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  3. 'Mother' Jones jailed for first time in Wood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    "Mother" Jones, of national fame as an organizer and agitator among the mine workers, together with twelve miners are now confined in the county jail in this city, on the charge of violating an injunction issued Thursday by Judge J.J. Jackson, of the U.S. Circuit Court. The arrest was made in Clarksburg yesterday afternoon by U.S. Marshall, C.D. Elliot, of this city, and five or six deputies.

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  4. Musician Irene Kelley set to perform at Henderson HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A historical plantation will become a music venue Saturday as the Mid-Ohio Valley Americana Music Tribute Series will travel to the grounds of Henderson Hall at 517 Old River Road near Williamstown. The event will feature Mountain Fever Records recording artist Irene Kelley from Nashville.

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  5. Free swimming lessons begin July 11 in ParkersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Tragically, though, over 200 young children drown in backyard swimming pools each year nationwide. The American Red Cross is hosting free swim lessons starting July 11 at Southwood Park in Parkersburg and continuing until July 22. These lessons are open to anyone who has at least completed kindergarten up to adults.

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  6. Vienna OKs water project paperworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    In unanimous votes, the council approved the second reading of an ordinance for the construction of the filters to remove C8, accepted an access and indemnification agreement between the city and Chemours and accepted a donation of land on 58th Street from the Wood County Board of Education to give the city more room to build the filter building for one of the well fields. During the public hearing, Councilman Bruce Rogers spoke about a call from an elderly citizen asking him why nothing was done sooner.

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  7. Severe thunderstorms in forecast for Mid-Ohio ValleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Flash flood watches and severe storms were in the forecast for the Mid-Ohio Valley beginning on Wednesday and into today. Late Wednesday afternoon the area was put on a flash flood watch by the National Weather Service.

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  8. Library reading program beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library children's librarian Brenda Taylor had a seat in the Summers Auditorium. She is known by children and parents who frequent the children's library section as "Miss Brenda."

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  9. Wood County Board of Education President John Marlowe suggests increasing levy rateRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Outgoing Wood County Board of Education President John Marlow wants Wood County Schools to look at increasing the county's excess levy rate, bringing in additional money for school building roof repairs and replacements. Marlow, who ends his term on the school board this month, brought up the idea several times during a bond discussion Tuesday at Wood County Schools central office.

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  10. Parkersburg Utility Board releases water quality reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    No violations were listed in the Parkersburg Utility Board's annual Drinking Water Quality Report, issued this week for the year 2015, nor was any information about a contaminant that has been in the local and national spotlight lately, C8. The utility board tests annually to determine the levels of C8, also known as perfluorooctanoic acid or PFOA, in its water, and while the substance used for decades in the Teflon-manufacturing process at DuPont's Washington Works site south of the city has been mentioned in previous reports, it is not required to be included.

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  11. Orville Crousser Jr.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Orville Crousser Jr., 86, of Fleming, Ohio, passed away at his residence on June 21, 2016, after a short illness. He was born, June 13, 1930, in Wood County to the late Orville Crousser Sr. and Hazel Loretta Ayers.

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  12. Paul E. BehaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He is survived by his father, Donald Beha Sr., and three brothers Donald Beha Jr. of Mineral Wells, Joe Beha of Charleston and Quentin Beha of Parkersburg; sister Lucille Headley , Marietta; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be 1 p.m. Friday June 24, at the Leavitt Funeral Home Parkersburg, with the Rev.

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  13. Sharon Kay Carper's photo at Point Park wins contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A photograph taken by a Parkersburg woman at Point Park has won a photo contest sponsored by Daytripper magazine and ViaAir in their "Come Home to WV" Contest. Sharon Kay Carper's photograph of three people at Point Park in Parkersburg, titled "Fisherman's Tale," was selected as the winner in the contest that began in May. The two contest sponsors selected the top three photographs, and the public voted on Facebook between June 6-13 to select the grand prize winner.

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  14. Hundreds of volunteers join the United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley's Day of ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    This is the first year United Way Alliance has participated in the worldwide event and the numbers were impressive, said Andrea Shirey, executive director of the United Way Alliance. "We went into this back in January thinking we wanted to engage at least 100 volunteers," Shirey said.

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  15. Parkersburg Utility Board officials preparing Source Water Protection PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg Utility Board officials are preparing to submit a state-mandated Source Water Protection Plan to the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health. A public meeting was held Tuesday at the Municipal Building to give citizens the chance to ask questions and provide input about the plan, required by the bill passed in response to the 2014 Freedom Industries chemical spill in Kanawha County.

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  16. Area leaders' input sought on Boreman Pointe development plansRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The PM Company plans to break ground on its Boreman Pointe development by the end of this year or in early 2017, and the nature of that first project is being determined, in part, by community focus groups. PMC purchased approximately 175 acres on the hill in 2014 and plans to build a "lifestyle center" including residential, retail, restaurant, business and sports/entertainment components.

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  17. Mildred D. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born in Braxton County, W.Va., May 3, 1919, a daughter of the late Okey and Georgia Helen Marple Boone. Mildred enjoyed gardening, quilting, embroidery, crossword puzzles and her church activities.

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  18. Estel Wayne BoggsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Estel Wayne Boggs, 52, of Ripley, formerly of Spencer, passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus. He was born Oct. 16, 1963 in Fayetteville, W.Va., a son of the late Ronzel Ray and Ruth Faye Brannon Boggs.

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  19. Carol L. BeckwithRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Carol Lee Beckwith, 74, of Parkersburg passed away June 20, 2016, at her residence under the loving care of her family and Amedysis Hospice. She was born in Parkersburg, May 31, 1942, one of two daughters of the late John Hunter and Edith Juanita Congrove Beckwith.

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  20. Terry Ray "Tuey" AnthonyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born March 10, 1957, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Oscar and Betty Parker Anthony. He was a fork lift operator and employed by Parkersburg Bedding.

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