Washington County Newswire (Page 8)

Washington County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Washington County, OH. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,703 in Washington County, OH

  1. Mobile farmers marketRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Marietta Times

    PEYTON NEELY The Marietta Times Derrick Gordon, volunteer for Hocking-Athens-Perry Community Action, stacks onions during the mobile farmers market at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Thursday. Cabbage, squash, watermelon and even baby food was available Thursday for those who may need it a little more than others.

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  2. Library drive-thru openingRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Marietta Times

    PEYTON NEELY The Marietta Times Justin Ayers with Easton Printing Company puts the final letter up on the front of the new drive-thru library location on Thursday. Beginning Saturday, residents will be able to get their library books from the comfort of their own vehicle when the drive-thru version of the Washington County Public Library officially opens.

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  3. Club NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Marietta Times

    The Washington County Republican Women met for lunch at noon on Monday, April 10, 2017, First Baptist Church, Marietta, with 20 members attending. President Judy Drake led us in the Pledge of Allegiance and the Lord's Prayer.

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  4. Road project plansRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Marietta Times

    JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times Lowell Mayor Steve Weber shows Thursday where the county plans to do concrete repair work on the piers of the Lowell T Bridge this summer. The recent release of the 2016 Washington County Report on Road and Bridge Conditions that's now available to the public shows three bridges are slated to receive repair work this year.

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  5. Mobile farmers market opens in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Cabbage, squash, watermelon and even baby food were available Thursday for those who may need it a little more than others. Residents of Washington County ventured to the Washington County Fairgrounds for the Southeast Ohio Foodbank mobile farmers market and tears of joy were shed from the eyes of those both giving and receiving.

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  6. Village of Macksburg Financial Records UnauditableRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... records and bank reconciliations prompted Auditor of State Dave Yost to place the Village of Macksburg (Washington County) on the "unauditable" list. "Complete financial records shine a light on local governments," Auditor Yost said. "Taxpayers ...

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  7. Tourism showcaseRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... in the area and will bring a special treat for people of all ages on Friday evening. will spotlight the Washington County Historical Society, the Children's Toy and Doll Museum, the Wayne National Forest and many other activities in the Mid-Ohio ...

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  8. Poison hemlock thrives in areaRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ERIN O'NEILL The Marietta Times Marcus McCartney with the Washington County OSU Extension Office holds up a hemlock plant located near the livestock building at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Wednesday. McCartney stresses that education about the poisonous and invasive plants is key to eradication.

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  9. Ohio Supreme Court hears oil, gas rights caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... Schultheiss, who owns 48 acres of land in Warren Township. In 2014, Schultheiss filed a lawsuit in Washington County Common Pleas Court to terminate the lease on her property's mineral rights to Heinrich Enterprises, Inc. et al, claiming that ...

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  10. Tanner Smith bond set at $400K in Maple Street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Smith was the last of the shooting suspects to be arrested, police said. He was apprehended in Ohio by Washington County sheriff's deputies at a residence on Dazell Ridge Road off County Road 11. According to a criminal complaint in Wood County ...

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  11. Wildcats slip past Southern, 3-2Read the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Tri-County News

    The Tornadoes put a scare in the league champs, but the Wildcats held off the storm and finished their perfect league campaign. The Southern baseball team allowed Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division host Waterford to score three runs in the seventh inning and claim a 3-2 victory, on Tuesday in Washington County.

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  12. Waterford sweeps Lady Tornadoes, 10-3Read the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Tri-County News

    Host Waterford scored five runs in the first and added another four scores in the sixth while cruising to a 10-3 victory over the Southern softball team on Tuesday night in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division contest in Washington County. The visiting Lady Tornadoes drew first blood after plating a run in the first as Jaiden Roberts scored on a sacrifice fly off the bat of Sydney Cleland - giving the Purple and Gold an early 1-0 advantage.

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  13. Voters reject city tax hikeRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Marietta Times

    JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times Councilman Tom Vukovic, left, talks with Council At-Large candidate Austin James, right, and his wife, Julianne James, as the votes are counted at the Washington County Board of Elections Tuesday. Of the 8,991 Marietta residents registered to vote, only 1,759 turned out to determine the fate of the proposed municipal income tax increase, and the issue was defeated by 663 votes Tuesday.

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  14. Theft from boosters set at $300,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Marietta Times

    Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks said Tuesday that investigators have tracked a $300,000 loss from the Marietta Tiger Athletic Boosters to the club's former treasurer, Tara Hupp. Previously, law enforcement had said they knew she had taken at least $30,000.

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  15. Scales wins in 1st WardRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Marietta Times

    JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times Washington County Democratic Party Chair Willa O'Neill hugs Mike Scales after Scales wins the primary election for the Marietta first ward council seat Tuesday. Of the 2,143 Republicans registered to vote in Marietta, 1,910 placed their top three candidates into the running Tuesday for the three available seats of Council At-Large, who will face off against Democratic Incumbent Kathy Downer this fall.

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  16. City schools levy renewals OK'dRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Marietta Times

    JANELLE PATTERSON The Marietta Times Marietta City Schools Superintendent Will Hampton watches the results roll in alongside city council member Cindy Oxender at the Washington County Board of Elections on Tuesday night. Marietta City Schools can expect finances to remain fairly stable as voters renewed two major five-year levies during the primary election Tuesday.

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  17. Warren bond issue passes; Marietta tax issue failsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Marietta Times

    According to final, unofficial results from the Washington County Board of Elections, the proposed income tax for Marietta failed Tuesday at the polls, while a bond issue for Warren Local Schools passed after multiple attempts. Renewal levies for Marietta City Schools, Wolf Creek Local Schools and for the Newport and Reno fire departments all passed.

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  18. Primary election polls open until 7:30Read the original story

    May 1, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ERIN O'NEILL The Marietta Times Emily Webb, left, a clerk at the Washington County Board of Elections, assists voter Terry Dowler with his ballot on Monday. Primary Election Day is upon us in Washington County and voters will come out to make their voices heard on a variety of issues, some of them contentious.

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  19. Man sentenced in plea deal agreementRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... across state lines. Joshua S. Deem, 26, of 39 Baltimore St., Parkersburg, W.Va., was indicted by the Washington County Grand Jury in August on one first-degree felony count of kidnapping, one third-degree count of abduction and two first-degree ...

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  20. Meigs sweeps Lady Tigers, 13-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Meigs softball team out-hit non-conference host Marietta by a 16-to-3 count on Tuesday evening in Washington County, as the Lady Marauders rolled to a 13-0 mercy rule victory. Meigs took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning, as Devyn Oliver doubled, stole third base and then scored on a Taylor Swartz sacrifice.

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