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  1. PHS boys defend titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 |

    Parkersburg High School senior Nic Cheuvront captured the Class AAA boys title here Saturday afternoon at the 14th annual Chick-fil-A Invitational and the Big Reds placed their five runners inside the top 22, which allowed head coach Larry Games' squad to successfully defend their team championship via a 52-85 victory versus runner-up Winfield. Cheuvront and Winfield's RJ Weiford were ahead of the pack from the start of the race, but the Big Red made a late push to increase his lead.


  2. Week 2 set to kick off tonightRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 |

    But that was only one week, and there's lots of football to be played yet. All the fun is really just beginning.


  3. Art festival set for second year at Point ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 |

    "You hear of arts and crafts shows around here but they are mainly toward crafts and then they have painting and drawing," he said.


  4. Honey FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 |

    Although the West Virginia State Honey Festival is in its 34th year, it has a new group organizing the event this year.


  5. Jackson County woman dies in house fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 |

    Kimberly Moore, 50, died in the fire ruled accidental, said Assistant State Fire Marshal Jason Baltic, the lead investigator of the fire.


  6. Kathy Lynn JeffriesRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 |

    Kathy Lynn Jeffries, 46, of Parkersburg and Ripley, passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 at the Cleveland Clinic following an extended illness.


  7. Disabled adults, children supportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 |

    Over time, the society has gone from offering only therapies to providing a variety of programs serving more than 2,000 individuals.


  8. Craftsman makes custom cornhole gamesRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 |

    Cornhole was an unfamiliar word to Patrick Smith when he was first asked to use his woodworking talents to make the game.


  9. Medalist honors go to Moore at PCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 |

    Monday at the Callaway Junior Tour's stop at Parkersburg Country Club, Moore represented the lone golfer to break par while shooting 1-under 72. In addition to winning his age group , the Roane County High School golfer brought home the award for United Bank Low Round of the Day.


  10. Marjorie Willey JamesRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 |

    She was born Dec. 25, 1940, in Ravenswood, in Jackson County, a daughter of the late Hugh McGrew and Hazel Barnhart McGrew Grady.


  11. Beulah Mae SmithRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    Beulah Mae Smith, 85, of Ravenswood, W.Va., passed away July 2, 2014, at Jackson General Hospital, Ripley, W.Va.


  12. CraftsmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    Residents attended opening day of the Mountain State Art and Craft Fair Thursday where they enjoyed the sights, sounds and flavors of the granddaddy of all West Virginia craft fairs.


  13. Pennell crowned at Interstate Fair and ExpositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 |

    Harrisville resident Jessie Pennell was the winner of the 2014 Miss West Virginia Interstate Fair and Exposition Scholarship Pageant on Saturday at Blennerhassett Elementary School in Parkersburg. 17 comments

  14. Evans residents mum on GarnesRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 |

    Two days after the arrest of a Jackson County man on charges of terroristic threats and possession of an incendiary device, people living near one of the places he allegedly targeted for a bomb did not know him or were not willing to speak about him on record. 2 comments

  15. Harrison honored by selectionRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 |

    Growing up in West Virginia, "I always heard about the North-South football game," said Ripley wide receiver Kade Harrison.


  16. Richard Orvel Keeney, Sr.Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 |

    Richard Orvel Keeney, Sr., 58, of Mineral Wells, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 16, 2014, after a long illness.


  17. Community Foundation grant deadline Sept. 1Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 |

    Our Community's Foundation - The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and the Regional Affiliates of Doddridge, Ritchie, Jackson, Mason Counties and the Little Kanawha Area - will accept applications for grants for the fall cycle of its Community Action Grant Program until midnight Sept.


  18. Pair of losses ousts Ripley from AAA fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 |

    The Mid-Ohio Valley's only representative in the Class AAA state softball tournament didn't get to stay long.


  19. Softball players gatherRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 |

    Not Buffalo's players. The members of the three-time defending Class A champions were out in the parking lot dancing to the music coming over the sound system.


  20. Gnage set for FloridaRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 |

    Resigning West Virginia University at Parkersburg President Marie Foster Gnage has been hired by Florida State College to be a downtown campus president.