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  1. RegistryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg officials have been fairly generous in their attempt to get as many properties onto the vacant properties registry as possible. Though the deadline to register has passed, Code Director Gary Moss said "We'll work with people for the next week or two, but after that, it's pretty much they are what they are."

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  2. Maurice GlibertRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Survived by his wife, Elaine of 67 years; daughter, Cheryl Bailey of Parkersburg; and son, Thomas Glibert of Mt. Vernon; six grandchildren, Brian Bailey of Simpsonville, S.C., Brent Bailey of Parkersburg, Nicki Orsborn of Pittsburgh, Pa., Chris Glibert of Oxnard, Calif., Tad Glibert of Chicago, Ill.

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  3. Roy Gibson Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Roy was an avid outdoorsman, he loved to hunt, fish, go four wheeling and just being outdoors. He previously worked for the Strohs Brewing Company.

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  4. Pete BerolattiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Pete Berolatti, of Vienna, died Friday, July 24, at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. His wife and children were at his side.

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  5. Arbitration board keeps Cornelius as GOP chairRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Rob Cornelius remains chairman of the Wood County Republican Executive Committee after a unanimous vote by an arbitration board for the state party. According to a copy of the board's decision provided by Parkersburg Mayor Jimmy Colombo, the board ruled that a June 18 special meeting in which fellow committee members voted to remove Cornelius from the chairmanship over recent behavior was invalid.

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  6. UpTowner gets grantRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Council President J.R. Carpenter also called a special meeting for Friday to vote on allocating money for Police Department equipment purchases from a contingency fund. A cooperative agreement to contribute $200,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds for the UpTowner project was originally approved in 2013, but the language needed to be updated and finalized.

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  7. Police still seeking suspect in slayingRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Brandjes, 30, whose last known address was 29 Prince Court, Lot 5, in Parkersburg, is wanted in connection with the weekend slaying of Mark Weaver, 48, of Parkersburg, said Parkersburg Police Chief Joe Martin on Monday. Brandjes is wanted on a charge of murder, after Weaver was discovered dead inside his home late Saturday morning, Martin said.

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  8. Historian discusses changes in clothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Fashion was the topic of choice at the July meeting of the Wood County Historical and Preservation Society Monday evening at the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library. In a special one-hour presentation, Judith Smith spoke to those in the crowded room about fashions from 1837 to the 1920s.

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  9. Vacant property deadline passesRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg code director Gary Moss said the majority of people registering did so on Friday, and city officials will still accept filings from individuals who were unable to make them in time. "We'll work with people for the next week or two, but after that, it's pretty much they are what they are," Moss said.

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  10. Council could act on vacancy todayRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    City officials may not wait much longer for a decision on the leadership of the Wood County Republican Party Executive Committee. With no active municipal committee, the county GOP has a role to play in the nomination of three potential candidates to take the District 7 seat on Parkersburg City Council.

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  11. Charles H. GlassRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Charles Henry Glass, 72, of Parkersburg, passed away July 23, 2015, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, Respite Care, under Amedisys Hospice care, after a short bout with kidney and lung cancer. He was born March 20, 1943, in Point Pleasant, W.Va., the son of the late John M. and Vera Wallace Glass.

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  12. Parkersburg Ice Cream SocialRead the original story

    Monday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The annual Parkersburg Ice Cream Social will be 4-8 p.m. Aug. 2 at First Baptist Church and Ninth and Market streets in downtown Parkersburg. Family activities including entertainment, inflatables, kid games, low-cost clothing and books, ice cream, hot dogs and popcorn.

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  13. Youth Expo scheduled for FridayRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The eighth annual Youth Expo will be held 4-7 p.m. Friday at City Park in Parkersburg for youth ages 5-18 and their families. The free event will demonstrate what resources are available in the county, such as education, recreation, health and wellness and other services and resources.

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  14. Police seeking murder suspectRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg Police detectives were looking Sunday for a Parkersburg man for questioning in connection to a Saturday homicide on 43rd Street in Parkersburg. Police were looking for James Robert Brandjes, 30, whose last known address was 29 Prince Court, Lot 5, in Parkersburg.

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  15. Dale C. FowlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Dale C. Fowler, 95, of Newark, Ohio, formerly of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away July 25, 2015, at the Inn at SharonBrooke. He was a wonderful man whose smile and positive attitude made him deeply loved by all who knew him.

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  16. Janet S. BurnfieldRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., on Aug. 12, 1944, and was the daughter of the late Wilbur Monroe and Myrtle Sheppard Cooper. She retired from Eramet and was a member of Belpre Church of Christ.

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  17. Rummage saleRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    St. Francis Xavier Church will hold a rummage sale Aug. 7 and 8 at the church at Parish Hall at 609 Market St. in Parkersburg.

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  18. Fitness Expo proves a big draw at City ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Fitness enthusiasts in the Mid-Ohio Valley showed how their activities work during the first Strongman Contest and Fitness Expo on Saturday at City Park in Parkersburg. "This is the first year we've tried this," said Steve Henderson, one of the co-owners of 4live Entertainment, which sponsored Saturday's event.

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  19. Festival crowns its new queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Roane County native Casey Lassiter, 18, was crowned Miss Parkersburg Homecoming Festival Queen at the 31st annual Miss Parkersburg Homecoming pageant at West Virginia University at Parkersburg on Saturday. Casey Lassiter, 18, of Spencer, is a sophomore at Marietta College where she is studying biochemistry.

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  20. Charles A. PadgittRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Chuck previously lived in Parkersburg, W.Va., and Cocoa Beach, Fla. He was a graduate of Steinmetz High School and the Illinois Institute of Technology.

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