Washington County Newswire (Page 3)

Washington County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington County, OH. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 2,469 in Washington County, OH

  1. Drugs, human trafficking - big businesss' in OhioRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | Marietta Times

    MICHAEL KELLY The Marietta Times Lisa Wilson of the Mid-East Ohio Rescue and Restore Coalition speaks to an audience at Marietta College Thursday night as Marietta Fire Chief Charles Durham watches. Thursday night marked a new step toward developing community partnerships in Washington County to address human trafficking and drug addiction.

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  2. County joins prison alternative programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Marietta Times

    A program through the state of Ohio would ask each county to continue to house offenders with felony 5 classifications in their own jails instead of sending them to state prisons, or to provide alternatives to prison. The Washington County Commissioners voted Thursday to enter into an agreement with the State of Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections , which would provide grant money through the Targeted Community Alternative to Prison program .

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  3. Marietta museum to receive Ohio history award for WWI effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    In October, The Castle Historic House Museum will receive the award for Outstanding Achievement in the area of Public Programming for the success of its concert Held in April at the historic Peoples Bank Theatre in Marietta, this concert brought together regional musicians and speakers to remember the role Washington County men and women played in this worldwide conflict 100 years ago. The over 200 guests in attendance marked Marietta's and the centennial of U.S. entrance into the First World War with an event remembering the service of Washington Countians at home and overseas, according to a press release.

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  4. Festival tastesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | Marietta Times

    ... we do a lot of projects and work with youth programs." Kroft said between the sternwheel festival and the Washington County Fair, the boosters make roughly $16,000 to spread between 18 major sports from the middle school through high school. ...

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  5. Chick-fil-A Invite is this Saturday in Mineral WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... will be Williamstown High, Parkersburg High, Parkersburg South and Ravenswood. In 2016, the MHS boys of Washington County finished third with 88 points to first-place Parkersburg High (23) and runner-up Parkersburg South (70) in the Class AAA ...

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  6. More occupations seeing increased gender diversity in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks remembers clearly the number of women working in the office's criminal division when he took office in 2005. The division between what traditionally have been men's jobs and women's jobs is increasingly less rigid in the U.S. and Washington County has moved along with the rest of the nation.

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  7. Coaches excited for Waterford-Fort Frye matchupRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | Marietta Times

    ... rights for a year. It's a huge game for us. I'm getting excited just talking about it." The long-time Washington County rivals face off at 7 p.m. Friday at Wildcats Stadium. Anyone planning to go, should get there early as it should be a packed ...

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  8. Teen driver pleads not guiltyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | Marietta Times

    JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times Kaitlyn Barton, right, appears with her attorney George Cosenza, left, for arraignment in Judge Mark Kerenyi's court Wednesday. A Marietta teen indicted at the end of August for the death of a young man in April pleaded not guilty to all counts in Washington County Common Pleas Court Tuesday.

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  9. Parade to kick off Washington County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Janelle Patterson Ashton Binegar, left, and Kesselyn Bigley, right, walk around Binegar's goats to give them exercise at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Friday. Photo by Janelle Patterson Aiden Boyer, 12, of Belpre, wrangles one of his lambs at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Friday.

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  10. Bounty by the River to aid Washington County food pantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A gourmet meal prepared by Chef Ryan Grasley of the soon-to-open The Changed Plate restaurant at Belpre Medical Campus of Memorial Health System will help raise money for food pantries in Washington County. Grasley's meal, along with live music from Vinny and the Lubricators, beer and wine, will be featured at the second annual Bounty by the River from 6-10 p.m. Sept.

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  11. Right Path rounds up summer of activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    The Right Path for Washington County just wrapped up our 13th summer of safe teen and family events, thanks to our many supporters and our youth and their families! Our mission is to promote healthy youth development and we do this through both pro-social and community service opportunities. Throughout the summer we host Tuesday night dances on the Marietta College campus and Friday night family swim nights at the Marietta Aquatic Center, Belpre pool or Beverly pool.

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  12. For a reliable energy future, Ohio needs a coal fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    ... we encourage them to keep in mind that Ohio and the nation still need the coal fleet. The Right Path for Washington County just wrapped up our 13th summer of safe teen and family events, thanks to our ... My wife and I have lived in Devola for over ...

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  13. Peppel leaves office with hugs, smilesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    Friends, family and longtime taxpayers gathered for hours at the Washington County Courthouse Friday to wish well the courthouse's longest state employee: County Treasurer Dorothy Peppel. The 80-year-old smile of Peppel greeted everyone that walked through the doors of her office with a smile and a hug, never forgetting a name or a face, on her final day before she heads into retirement.

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  14. Peoples Bank Foundation awards $66,900 in grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    The Peoples Bank Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit corporation formed to make donations in Peoples Bank market areas, has awarded $66,900 in second quarter 2017 grants to 28 organizations from the bank's market areas throughout Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky. Peoples Bank Foundation, Inc., recipients from Washington County include The Marietta Children's Choir ; Washington County Homeless Project/Marietta Community Foundation ; Washington County Harvest of Hope ; The Community Action Corporation of Washington-Morgan Counties ; Boys and Girls Clubs of Washington County ; and the Belpre Area Multi-Use Trail .

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  15. Drug rehab house at capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    ... to date has been about 100 days; the maximum is 180 days. Oriana House brought a new sentencing option to Washington County courts. Judges can send low-level offenders, such as drug users, for treatment at Oriana rather than sending them to jail. ...

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  16. County Fair SetupRead the original story

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    Ashton Binegar, left, and Kesselyn Bigley, right, walk around Binegar's goats to give them exercise at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Friday. JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times A cacophony of bleats filled the stalls surrounding the multi-purpose building as Ashton Binegar walked her market goats around the Washington County Fairgrounds Friday.

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  17. Career Center announces new hires, promotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Marietta Times

    The Washington County Career Center administration was busy this past summer making transitions from within and hiring new employees before the new school year. Shari Elfine transitioned from Monitor/Student Support Assistant to Graduation Pathway Specialist.

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  18. Marietta welcomes Washington County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The countdown has begun until chickens, cakes, cattle, carnival rides and more will be on display at the Washington County Fair. Kicking off the festivities will be Charlie McLeish, 83, of Reno, as the parade marshal of the Washington County Fair Parade Saturday morning.

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  19. Role reversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Marietta Times

    MIKE KELLY The Marietta Times Washington County Sheriff's Sgt. Kim Smith helps maintenance department worker Doug Weber set up a display for the department at the Washington County fairgrounds on Thursday.

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  20. EMA priorities debated with commissionersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 31 | Marietta Times

    ERIN O'NEILL The Marietta Times Dorothy Peppel, center, the outgoing Washington County Treasurer, is surrounded by county officials as the commissioners proclaimed Friday, as Dorothy K. Peppel day. Peppel is retiring after serving her ninth term in office.

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