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  1. Wheeling Resident to Council: - Listen To the - SPeople'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | The Intelligencer

    City council members heard continued opposition to a proposed change from one-way to two-way traffic on Main and Market streets in the downtown area. Two residents spoke Tuesday night on the issue during council's regular meeting.

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  2. Big Red's Saccoccia Is OVAC - SCoach of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | The Intelligencer

    Reno Saccoccia is also the latest recipient of the OVAC/Bill Van Horne Coach of the Year Award. The venerable football coach was bestowed that prestigious honor at Monday night's OVAC Banquet of Champions at WesBanco Arena.

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  3. Teachers UnderappreciatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    No matter what your personal feelings are about the West Virginia public school employees' strike, I believe we have witnessed why teachers across the U.S. are woefully underappreciated. These dedicated men and women care about our children, and make unprecedented sacrifices to ensure students in K-12 are getting the best possible education.

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  4. Cathy PryorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    Ann Pryor, 70, of Paden City, WV went to be with her mom and dad Friday, February 23, 2018 at Marietta Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. She had been a meat wrapper for 21 years for Giant Eagle, member of Paden City Women's Club, Paden City Band Patrons, Paden City Museum Society and First Christian Church and supporter of the Parkersburg Big Red softball team.

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  5. Park, JM - SFare Well on Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    Both Wheeling Park coach Clay Tucker and John Marshall's Ted Zervos were pleased with the effort their team's put forth Thursday night as the 71st annual West Virginia Class AAA state tournament unfolded inside Big Sandy Superstore Arena. The Patriots had seven of their 12 wrestlers move on to the second round, including defending runnerup Austin Loew .

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  6. Wheeling Park Girls Finish ThirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    Parkersburg High School freshman Jaden Welsh saved her best for last Friday, winning two individual events - and setting a state meet record in the 100-yard breaststroke - as she led her team to a West Virginia Secondary Schools Activities Commission state swim championship. Defending girls state champion Wheeling Park finished third, behind runner-up Fairmont Senior High School.

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  7. West Virginia House votes to boost natural gas drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    This Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, shows a section of the Dakota Access Pipeline under construction near the town of St. Anthony in Morton County, N.D. The Army has notified Congress Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, that it will allow the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota, completing the four-state project to move North Dakota oil to Illinois.

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  8. Second body found after vehicle sinks in West Virginia floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia authorities say a second body has been found after a vehicle sank in floodwaters. Media outlets report the body of 56-year-old Robert Smith Jr. was recovered Saturday in Laurel Creek outside Parkersburg.

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  9. DiCarlo's Pizza to Return to ParkersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    The new restaurant at 327 Juliana St. will open in January, said owner Shannon Hartshorn. The new location will allow DiCarlo's to reach customers in Parkersburg and Belpre more effectively.

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  10. West Virginia agency OKs funds for school building projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    The West Virginia School Building Authority has voted to fund $59.1 million in facilities projects statewide. Monday's vote includes construction and renovation projects for public school systems in 22 counties.

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  11. Woman dies in house fire in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    A fire official says a woman has died in a house fire in West Virginia. Media outlets report the fire broke out Saturday at a home in Parkersburg.

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  12. State: Schools won't make up 5 days lost in industrial fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia education officials say schools won't have to make up five days lost because of a massive warehouse fire. According to The Parkersburg News and Sentinel , state Superintendent of Schools Steven Paine granted Wood County schools a waiver for the days lost in October due to the fire.

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  13. John Marshall Shows Its Muscle, Overpowers ParkersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    John Marshall coach Rick Goodrich is fond of the saying 'the most physical team will win. His Monarchs left no doubt Friday night at Stadium Field in a West Virginia Class AAA first-round playoff game.

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  14. Warehouse facilities inspected after weeklong fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Multiple warehouse facilities belonging to a group of companies that owned the West Virginia warehouse that burned for more than a week have been inspected. West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety spokesman Lawrence Messina told The Parkersburg News and Sentinel that the facilities owned by the Naik group were among 12 properties inspected Thursday by two teams of representatives from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and the State Fire Marshal's Office.

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  15. West Virginia warehouse fire produced initial hazardous sootRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia emergency officials say federal guidance following the warehouse fire that smoldered for more than a week in South Parkersburg shows spikes in the soot initially detected in the air. The blaze began early on Oct. 21 in the 420,000-square-foot property is owned by Columbia, Maryland-based Intercontinental Export Import Inc., which says it buys and sells an array of recycled plastics worldwide.

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  16. Search continues for cause of West Virginia warehouse fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    West Virginia emergency officials say there have been no flare-ups at the site of the warehouse fire that burned for more than a week in South Parkersburg while the investigation continues to determine the cause. The Department of Environmental Protection says the owner has provided some information about the warehouse contents but not the detailed inventory of all burned materials that the state ordered.

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  17. Do More to Fight Opioid EpidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., was right to express his frustration about what some in the media refer to as an Congress approved last year to battle substance abuse. That only sounds like a lot of money.

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  18. Blaze Should Set Off Alarm BellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    On Saturday, a full week after fire destroyed an old plant near Parkersburg, smoke continued to waft into the air into the air over the area. The charred remnants may be smouldering today.

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  19. Ohio Valley EMA Officials: Fire Risk Always PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    After nearly a decade of watching the Marcellus and Utica shale industry grow, emergency management officials know natural gas drilling creates risk of fires, explosions, leaks, traffic accidents and other potential problems. Also, in an area replete with buildings left behind by the steel, aluminum, glass and chemical industries and others, officials said it is virtually impossible to prevent all accidents.

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  20. Parkersburg Warehouse Fire Burning for Days Almost OutRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    The end is near at the Intercontinental Export-Import Plastics warehouse fire in Parkersburgh, officials said, but questions about the incident and the site will persist for quite some time. Meanwhile, state and local officials on Friday inspected at least two storage facilities operated by the Naik group of companies, owner of the warehouse where the massive fire began Oct. 21. Lawrence Messina, director of communications for the West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety, said in an email.

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