Parkersburg Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Police WeekRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    National Police Week gives us the opportunity each year to remember the service given to our communities by members of law enforcement. This year, the observance takes on even deeper meaning as we watch, across the country, as police come under fire - literally and figuratively - in a rash of events that has garnered worldwide attention.

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  2. Broken water line floods city intersectionRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Water and dirt together are good at making mud. But it's not a good thing when mud is made beneath a Parkersburg city street early in the morning.

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  3. Committee, council approve PUB plansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    City Council and its Finance Committee gave their preliminary blessing Tuesday to plans by the Parkersburg Utility Board to refinance bonds in an effort to save $3.5 million to $4 million over the next decade. The Finance Committee voted 3-0, with two members absent, to send the measures on to the full council, which passed them 8-0, with one absence, but not without some questions.

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  4. DinnerRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg American Legion Post 15 - 40/8 - will hold a spaghetti dinner from 6-8 p.m. May 16 at the Legion Post, 2505 Ohio Ave., in the traffic circle. The cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children.

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  5. Mayor's attorneys respond to petitionRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Attorneys for Mayor Bob Newell filed a response Monday to the petition to remove him from office, denying all the allegations in it. Attorney Harry Deitzler provided a copy of the response signed by him and Vienna attorney David A. Sims to The Parkersburg News and Sentinel Monday evening.

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  6. PHS Key Club battles hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The PHS Key Club, a subsidiary of the North Parkersburg Kiwanis Club, worked during the 2014-2015 school year to raise $3,000 for Stop Hunger Now, an international program that provides meals to third-world countries, said Mary Blaker, ninth grade English instructor and sponsor of the Key Club at PHS. The $3,000 raised throughout the school year permitted the Stop Hunger Now campaign to visit PHS on April 22. Photo Provided Members of the Key Club, the North Parkersburg Kiwanis Club, and faculty from PHS worked together on April 22 to package 10,000 meals for third world countries as part of the international Stop Hunger Now campaign.

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  7. Maxine McColliganRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born June 26, 1939, in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Carl A. and Nellie Lillian Somerville. Maxine retired from Walker Systems after 35 years of service.

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  8. Student volunteers receive awardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Thad Taylor, 17, of Huntington, and Emilee Ellison, 12, of Parkersburg, were honored in the nation's capital Sunday for their outstanding volunteer service during the 20th annual presentation of The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Taylor and Ellison - along with 100 other top youth volunteers from across the country - each received $1,000 awards and personal congratulations from "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.

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  9. Clarance David "Bud" KeederRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He is survived by three sisters, Carol Stanley of Parkersburg, Marie Hackarthorn of Parkersburg and Frankie Lockhart of Palestine, W.Va. Several nieces and nephews.

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  10. Barbara Lois FowlerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born Jan. 1, 1937, in Spencer, W.Va., a daughter of the late Brooks and Flossie Price Greathouse. Barbara was a homemaker and had been employed at Sears and Roebuck as an office manager in the 60's.

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  11. South takes Game 1 of sectional against PHSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Through six innings, Parkersburg pitcher Kelsey Goots was cruising. Facing just three batters over the minimum and allowing only two singles to Parkersburg South while striking out eight, Goots appeared to be in prime position to lock down a 2-0 victory for the Big Reds in game one of the Class AAA, Region I, Section 2 tournament.

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  12. New faces for WVU womenRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    When someone refers to the saying "get your scorecards ready," baseball is usually the first sport that comes to mind. Not anymore.

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  13. MarketplaceRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    As spring starts to feel a little more like summer, excitement is building for another season at the Point Park Marketplace, where there are still opportunities for local farmers and artisans to bring their products to the community. Farmers markets like the one available here in Parkersburg are a benefit to both the farmers and consumers - for a relatively small seasonal fee, farmers have a place to sell their fruits and vegetables; and there is no better place to grocery shop than among the fresh-from-the-ground local stalls where the prices just cannot be beat.

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  14. John T. FriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Mr. John Thomas Fries, 88, of Coventry Circle, North Augusta, S.C., husband of Anna Carolyn Taylor Fries, died Sunday May 3, 2015 at National Health Care. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday May 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Edgefield, with burial in St. Mary's Cemetery.

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  15. Wood County loans $8,100 to water projectRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    PARKERSBURG Wood County commissioners agreed to loan Lubeck Public Service District $8,100 so a Belleville water line extension project can move ahead more quickly. Randy Atkinson, LPSD manager, told commissioners during a meeting Monday the district has been trying to get funding for the project since 2009.

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  16. Truck fire closes streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The fire was called in at 3:09 p.m. at the intersection of Green and Fifth streets, said a dispatcher at the Wood County E911 Center. The cab of the vehicle was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived, said Todd Gebhardt, public relations officer for the Parkersburg Fire Department.

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  17. 2 W.Va. churches organize garden to help drug addictsRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Bill Hess, a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, donated the ground for a garden to be cultivated by participants through the Day Report Center in Parkersburg.

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  18. Cars shine at Lowell festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    More than 50 classic and tricked out cars were brought out into bright skies and warm weather on Buell Island for the Lowell Springfest's main attraction Sunday morning; the annual car show. "I don't come to car shows as often as I once did; my grandson plays baseball in the summer," he said.

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  19. Robert E. MongellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    It's with a heavy heart we announce the passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather and dear friend, Robert "Bob" Eugene Mongell, due to complications from a fall in August 2014. Bob was born Nov. 21, 1939, in Connellsville, Pa., the son of the late Eleanor "Matt" Stillwagon Mongell and Albert Mongell.

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  20. Jimmie D. DavisRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Jimmie was born Oct. 18, 1944, in Harrisville, W.Va., a son of the late Walter A. and Edna Dale Davis. He was a retired truck driver for Kimble Transfers based out of New Philadelphia, Ohio, after many years of service.

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