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  1. Youth groups teaming up to raise funds for Salvation - SArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    Youth groups from seven churches on both sides of the Ohio River are coming together Dec. 17 to ring bells at the Grand Central Mall to raise funds for the Salvation Army. "There's going to be youth groups from the Warehouse Church, South Parkersburg Baptist, North Parkersburg Baptist, Porterfield Baptist, Liberty Street Church of God, Emmanuel Baptist and City Soul Church ringing the bells," "The youth pastors thought to do a group outreach involving multiple churches might make a bigger impact.


  2. GFWC South Parkersburg Woman's Club opens Little Free LibraryRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 4 |

    GFWC South Parkersburg Woman's Club's Little Free Library at Southwood Park celebrated its grand opening on Nov. 13. The library is located in the flowerbed adopted and maintained by the Woman's Club for the past several years. Visitors can access the Little Free Library from the Al Smith Stage parking lot off Belmont Road.


  3. Ruel Ray DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 |

    Ruel Ray Davis, 84, of Washington, W.Va., entered Heaven's gates with praise and thanksgiving, passing away unexpectedly, November 23, 2016, at his home. A proud ex-Marine, Ruel served in that branch of the nation's military during the Korean Conflict.


  4. Photo Provided The Mur Drive-In Theater opened in May 1949. It was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 |

    Photo Provided The Mur Drive-In Theater opened in May 1949. It was located across present day Murdoch Avenue, from the main entrance to the Grand Central Mall, then Stewart Airfield.


  5. Parkersburg Veterans Day celebration spans generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 |

    Korean War Army veteran Orville Allen, front left, of Parkersburg, salutes as the combined bands of Parkersburg, Parkersburg South, Parkersburg Catholic, Williamstown and Wirt County high schools play "The Star-Spangled Banner" during the Veterans Day program at City Park on Friday in Parkersburg. Standing beside Allen is Parkersburg resident Linda Hatfield, sister to seven brothers who served in the military.


  6. Fall Festival set for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 |

    South Parkersburg Baptist Church is hosting its 20th annual Fall Festival 3-6 p.m. Sunday at the church, located on Blizzard Drive. The church is located next to Parkersburg South High School.


  7. Evelyn DeweesRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 |

    Evelyn Claire Dewees, 89, of Washington, W.Va., passed away peacefully Sept. 15, 2016.


  8. Wood County Board of Education: Stadium Field debt standsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 |

    A proposal to forgive a $400,000 debt stemming from a 2013 renovation project on Parkersburg High School's Stadium Field died for lack of support Tuesday evening. Board member Jim Asbury made a motion to erase the $400,000 from Wood County Schools' books, but four other board members remained silent, allowing the motion to die for lack of a second.


  9. United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley sets new goal for fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 |

    Andrea Shirey, the executive director of the United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley, stood before more than 100 people at the Community Leaders Breakfast Tuesday morning at the Grand Pointe Conference Center. "We exceeded the campaign goal last year," she said.


  10. Wood County libraries change hoursRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 |

    The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library system will offer new Saturday hours at some locations beginning in September but the Emerson Library will no longer be open on Sundays. Beginning Sept.


  11. News, Sports, Jobs, Community InformationRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 |

    Should the building that formerly housed the South Parkersburg branch of the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library be used as a Parkersburg Police Department substation?


  12. Iris F. "Tink" Stott GilchristRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 |

    Iris F. "Tink" Stott Gilchrist, 82, of Mineral Wells, W.Va., passed away peacefully Aug. 22, 2016, at the Arbors of Marrietta. She was a housewife and co-owner of T&H Saddle Shop.


  13. Busy agenda for Parkersburg City CouncilRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2016 |

    Parkersburg City Council on Tuesday will consider the final reading of a one-third cut to the floodwall fee, hold public hearings on a pair of proposed charter changes and vote on whether to accept the donation of the former South Parkersburg Library building. A resolution to donate a fire truck to the Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and the final reading of an ordinance prohibiting trash cans from being left out more than a day before and 24 hours after the designated pickup time will also be considered when council meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers on the second floor of the Municipal Building.


  14. Bench donated to South Parkersburg Library in memory of avid readerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 |

    A memorial bench has been donated to the South Parkersburg Library by the family of a passionate reader who believed books created a bond with her grandchildren. Especially in the early days of Jill Marie Bina's illness, which made it difficult for her to participate in physical activities, books provided special moments when she sat down with her grandchildren and read many stories to them.


  15. Robert L. BowlesRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 |

    He was born in Spring Hill, W.Va., the son of the late Clifton Brook and Beulah Gay Roberts Bowles. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War and had worked as an electrician for E.I. Dupont for 30 years.


  16. Parkersburg South, Parkersburg High School on the gridRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 |

    Parkersburg South head football coach Mike Eddy, his magnificent goatee and his Patriot football team got underway toward building to a successful 2016 campaign bright and early at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning on the practice fields close adjacent to Erickson All-Sports Facility. "It is about time to finally get back on the field," said Eddy.


  17. Jarratt BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 |

    Jack was an electrician for 19 years at the former American Viscose Corp. and retired from the former O'Ames Company also as an electrician after 19 years of service. He proudly served in the U.S. Army as an overseas veteran of the Korean War.


  18. Fair grounds mean big crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 |

    Photo provided by Betty Mills and Joann Wilson The main entrance to Shattuck Park was on Broadway Avenue in South Parkersburg, between 10th and 11th Avenues. Built by Parkersburg industrialist Charles Shattuck, the fairgrounds was the site of the West Virginia Fair for nearly twenty years.


  19. Armeda Enoch MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 |

    She was born Nov. 27, 1923 in Washington County, Ohio daughter of the late Offa Bascom and Clara Edith Wilcox Enoch. She loved her family and enjoyed cooking.


  20. Evelyn M. BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 |

    She was a 1944 graduate of Parkersburg High School and worked for Camden Clark Memorial Hospital for 19 years. She was a member of South Parkersburg Baptist Church.


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