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  1. Robert McKinneyRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was a truck driver for the Mayflower Trucking Co. He was a medic in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War.

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  2. Marjorie Sue Grogg BunnerRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Marjorie will be deeply missed by her husband, Leonard; her children, Carma Hanlon of Washington, W.Va., Patrick Grogg of Belleville, Cynthia Porter and Jeffrey Grogg of Parkersburg; her grandchildren, Keith Blair, Ali Hanlon, Regan Hanlon, Shane Grogg, Chantel Grogg, Corey Porter, Morgan Porter and Ryan Grogg; three great-grandchildren; brothers, Lorus Roberts, Glen Roberts, John Roberts and Eursel Roberts; sisters, Theda Deuley and Nancy Yoak. A special thanks to all the care givers, Brenda Peck, Belinda Flinn, Nikki Gifford, Chalene Simon, Deborah Held and the staff at Amedysis.

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  3. Billy CadeRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born Feb. 18, 1937, in Parkersburg, a son of the late William Maxwell and Gladys S. Marie Terrell Cade. He was a member of the Laborer's Union and was formerly employed by the American Viscose.

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  4. Patricia A. Allen ShultzRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was a homemaker and loved baking and cooking for her family. She was a member of the Walker U.M. Church.

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  5. Church celebrates German FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The history of First Lutheran Church in Parkersburg goes back more than a century, to German immigrants who moved to the Parkersburg area to build barrels for the oil industry in the region. The fourth annual German Fest was held Saturday at the church to recognize that history at the church at 19th and Plum streets in Parkersburg, drawing between 400 and 500 people, according to the Rev.

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  6. Violet CowanRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born April 3, 1925, in Lawford, Ritchie County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Walter and Chloe Newlon. Violet was a homemaker and a longtime member of Crossroads United Methodist Church.

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  7. Riverview Cemetery restoration under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The first phase of the historic Riverview Cemetery preservation/restoration project is complete and the Julia-Ann Square Historical Community Association is inviting the community to a commemoration at 2 p.m. Nov. 6. Following a brief ceremony at the Juliana Street side of the cemetery, there will be refreshments at First Presbyterian Church next door. The cemetery is located at the end of Juliana Street and covers property that extends to Ann Street.

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  8. Robert D. ButcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Robert D. Butcher, 70, passed away Oct. 2, 2015, at his home in Mims, Fla., after an 18-month battle with cancer. Robert worked several years as an OTR truck driver and was a 1963 PHS graduate.

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  9. Manufacturing academy held at WVU-PRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Manufacturing companies reached out to local eighth-graders Friday through the Explore the New Manufacturing Academy at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. The event, held in conjunction with national Manufacturing Day, was sponsored by the West Virginia Manufacturers Association Educational Fund in an effort to let students know about the career opportunities that exist in the state and the educational paths leading to them.

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  10. Alleged drug deal leads to shootingRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    An attempted drug deal Monday night resulted in one man being shot in the face and two suspects under arrest. Codi Lee Douglas, 20, of 2611 Gihon Road, Parkersburg, is charged with felony counts of malicious wounding and wanton endangerment after allegedly shooting 21-year-old Clayton Fleak of Belleville while Fleak was sitting in his vehicle in the parking lot of the former Taco Bell at 2112 Pike St., Parkersburg, according to a release from city police and Wood County Magistrate Court records.

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  11. David L. EwingRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He loved hunting, fishing, cooking, building and spending time with his granddaughter. He also worked earlier in life as a bricklayer and for a sawmill.

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  12. Cracker facility decision up in airRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    As officials continue to review the potential of the proposed ethane cracker facility, it may be sometime next year before a final decision is made on whether the project will move forward in Wood County. At one time, officials with Odebrecht and Braskem expected a decision could be made before the end of this year and before the end of the third quarter.

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  13. George Anderson Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was a retired U.S. Army Veteran, serving for 20 years and receiving several commendations and awards during his military career. He also retired as the owner of Russ Anderson Insulating Company.

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  14. Parade, music, fireworks a blast for festival fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Throughout the day Saturday, people came to the 2015 Parkersburg Homecoming Festival to have fun, catch up with friends and enjoy the sights and sounds of one of the premiere festivals in the Mid-Ohio Valley. From the Parkersburg News and Sentinel Half Marathon to the rides and games to all the music and other events, there seems to be something for everyone, said Sherry Valentine, Parkersburg Homecoming Festival President.

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  15. Emma BuchananRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Emma Buchanan, 82, of Washington, W.Va., died May 7, 2015, at Worthington Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Parkersburg. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Wilton H. "Buck" Buchanan; also by a brother, Robert Burford; a sister, Jean Bane; sister-in-law, Arlea Mackey Burford; and brother-in-law, Ben Bane.

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  16. Cindy BaldersonRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Cindy Lea Balderson, 55, passed away July 25, 2015, at Agape Nursing Home in Johnson City, Tenn., following a long illness. She is survived by her parents; one brother, Robert of Washington, W.Va.; one niece; one nephew; and one great-nephew.

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  17. Homecoming Festival crowns courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Parkersburg Homecoming Festival crowned its 2015 Junior Miss, Young Miss, Little Miss and Little Mister on Friday evening in the Blennerhassett Hotel ballroom. The 2015 Junior Miss Parkersburg Homecoming is Grace Pedersen, 11, from Davisville.

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  18. Eloise ByrdRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Eloise F. Byrd, 89, of Cox's Mills, W.Va. , departed this life on Monday, July 20, 2015, at her residence.

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  19. William O. 'Bill' HofmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was a 1952 graduate of Parkersburg High School, where he played on the Big Red baseball team. He was a United States Army veteran, having served in Korea.

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  20. William O. "Bill" HofmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was a 1952 graduate of Parkersburg High School, where he played on the Big Red baseball team. He was a United States Army veteran, having served in Korea.

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