Washington County Newswire (Page 4)

Washington County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington County, OH. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 3,057 in Washington County, OH

  1. Mid-Ohio Valley students mull career options at day campRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Peyton Neely Fort Frye High School junior Alex Schneider, 16, lays bricks at the Washington County Career Center during the career exploration camp on Thursday. Photo by Peyton Neely Fort Frye High School junior Alex Schneider, 16, lays bricks at the Washington County Career Center during the career exploration camp on Thursday.

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  2. Man accused of making online threats to WCSO, MMH staffRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2017 | Marietta Times

    The father of a Belpre man arrested for violently shaking his baby was put behind bars this week as well, after allegedly making derogatory comments and online threats against the Washington County Sheriff's Office and employees of Marietta Memorial Hospital. Philip Lee Alexander, 52, of 60 Wagon Wheel Trail, Mills River, N.C., has been charged with retaliation, a third-degree felony.

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  3. North Carolina man charged with online threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The father of a Belpre man accused of child endangerment was arrested in North Carolina where he posted online threats against the Washington County Sheriff's Office, officials said on Friday. Washington County authorities obtained a warrant accusing Philip Lee Alexander, 52, of Mills River, N.C., of retaliation, a third-degree felony.

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  4. Students explore potential careersRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | Marietta Times

    PEYTON NEELY The Marietta Times Belpre freshman Alex Burton, 15, works on an American flag decal he was making in the auto collision program at the Washington County Career Center's career exploration day camp on Thursday. From laying bricks to building a playhouse, to even drawing their own blood, students from all over the county spent the last two weeks at a career exploration day camp hosted by the Washington County Career Center to learn about what they could do in the future.

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  5. Marietta a good place to hit the trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Marietta Times

    As the weather is heating up, area adventurers are gearing up to hit the hiking trails of Washington County. Whether you're mountain biking, trail running or just enjoying nature with a hike, there are several trails located within the city limits of Marietta-or close by- that outdoor enthusiasts can take advantage of.

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  6. County heaps praise on soon-to-be retireeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... have included seeding of roadbanks, community development projects and erosion control, he said. "In Washington County we helped develop Buckeye Park with 50 percent of the funding and working with the city of Marietta," He noted the Liberty Inman ...

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  7. Around TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Marietta Times

    The monthly meeting of the Washington County Veterans Service Commission will be held at 5 p.m. June 27 at 706 Pike St, Suite 1, Marietta. Oxbow Road at the 1.5 mile marker will be closed from 8 a.m. Tuesday until 5 p.m. Thursday for repair by the Washington County Highway Department.

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  8. Schools work through summerRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Marietta Times

    PEYTON NEELY The Marietta Times Marietta City Schools employees work on constructing the new Student Services rooms at the administration building on Thursday. Class may be out for the summer in Washington County but construction crews, electricians and custodians are still spending some of the hottest months working to better all the schools.

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  9. Grads appreciate second chanceRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... Neely The Marietta Times [email protected] Tears of joy and happy faces filled the cafeteria at the Washington County Career Center on Thursday evening as 21 graduates received either their adult diploma in a program, their GED or their ...

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  10. ARC may be O-U-TRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... of dollars in federal and state moneyhave poured into the southeastern region of the state including Washington County since the inception of the Appalachian Regional Commission. "It began after the Kennedy campaign in 1960 took then-candidate (John ...

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  11. Leith Run fishing derby Sat.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... a special prize category for "It's a great way to showcase the forest and also the people from the greater Washington County who have helped make this possible." John Berentz, chief of the Grandview Volunteer Fire Department, said the department ...

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  12. Iconic Harmar Hill home soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... for tourism in the city as well, according to Shannon Folts, visitor experience director for the Marietta-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau. "It is certainly sad to lose the House on Harmar Hill. People know it, people know Judy and ...

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  13. Father accused of shaking 2-month-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    A Belpre father accused of violently shaking his 2-month-old baby last week was released from the Washington County Jail Wednesday after posting bond. A $100,000 personal recognizance bond had been set Wednesday morning in Marietta Municipal Court.

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  14. Symbol of faith makes pilgrimage to MariettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... Diocese of Steubenville, which includes 14 counties in the east, southeast and southern part of the state. Washington County parishes include the Basilica, Our Lady of Mercy in Lowell, St. John in Churchtown, St. Ambrose in Little Hocking, St. Henry ...

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  15. Schools boost solar power awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    Federal Hocking Secondary School in Athens County will soon be the site of the first solar power plant built through the Solar ACCESS pilot project. While districts in Washington County don't have such a large-scale project planned, many have either already enhanced their energy efficiency or are doing so this summer.

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  16. River cleanupRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... transportation and industrial utility and disposal. Monroe County's shoreline spans 29.67 of those miles, Washington County's shoreline spans 56 miles and the opposite riverbank in Wood County spans 40.41 miles. ORSANCO was established in 1948 to ...

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  17. Stormy weather: Heavy rain brings high water, few problemsRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... systems were quickly overwhelmed. Water gathered along Washington Boulevard near the Belpre branch of the Washington County Library. However, Belpre police reported no major problems as a result. The storms were part of a front that moved through ...

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  18. 9 southern Indiana counties eligible for disaster loansRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Holcomb said Tuesday that Washington County qualified for the loans. As a result, residents, businesses and private nonprofits in the contiguous counties of Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Jackson, Lawrence, Orange and Scott also are eligible.

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  19. Summer time is city rec timeRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... a counselor because now I have responsibilities," There are seven counselors who are hired through the Washington County Department of Job and Family Services. Mercer said they are paid minimum wage. The campers range in age from 5 to 13 and though ...

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  20. Mid-Ohio Valley - SWork Camp to begin June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... need. The work camp is sponsored by area Churches of Christ and the houses are located in Wood County and Washington County. This year there will be 350 participants, ages 12 and up, from Ohio, West Virginia, Tennessee, Pennsylvania and Maryland, ...

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