Wood County Newswire (Page 2)

Wood County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wood County, WV. (Page 2)

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  1. Company offers records storage solution to Wood County CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    As county officials try to figure out what to do with old records being stored at the old sheriff's department's building, a company specializing in document storage approached the county Monday to offer a possible solution. Keith Curry and Tom Curry of Records Imaging & Storage in Parkersburg asked the Wood County Commission on Monday to consider their services as a way for the county to clean up the records being stored at the old Wood County Sheriff's Department building on Second Street.

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  2. Veterans War Memorial at City Park dedicated after refurbishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the site. Kelly and Joyce participated in a ribbon cutting. "This represents all of the men and women from Wood County that died in a military conflict and who were killed in action," said Bill Shepherd, commander of American Legion Post 15 in ...

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  3. Voter Rolls: Do your part to keep information updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... If you see this postcard in your mailbox, folks, do not ignore it. There are a lot of people, including Wood County Clerk Mark Rhodes and West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner, working to make sure there are as few questions about the ...

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  4. Voter Rolls: Do your part to keep information updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... If you see this postcard in your mailbox, folks, do not ignore it. There are a lot of people, including Wood County Clerk Mark Rhodes and West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner, working to make sure there are as few questions about the ...

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  5. Wood County residents shirking jury duty; courts feeling impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A number of people in Wood County have not been responding to jury summons and it is becoming a concern for local officials. Wood County Prosecutor Pat Lefebure said the courts in Wood County have been seeing more and more people not showing up for jury duty.

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  6. Two arrested on drug charges in Mineral WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Authorities arrested two people Friday after executing a search warrant at a Mineral Wells residence, according to a press release from the Parkersburg Violent Crime and Narcotics Task Force. Brianna Hanspard, of Detroit, Mich., was arrested on a charge of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and was arraigned in Wood County Magistrate Court where her bond was set at $250,000.

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  7. Wood County Public Library closure extended for construction workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... books on a shelf and Marcia Durnell holds shelved books in place Friday. Photo by Jeff Baughan Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library Executive Director Brian Raitz, bottom, helps Zach Claypool of Select Office Services move books into a ...

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  8. Look Back: Courthouse center of Parkersburg activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Image Provided This pen drawing, by J.H. Diss Debar, depicts the third Wood County courthouse. Erected in 1817, it was the first located at what we know today as court-square.

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  9. States to comply with voter data requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... in which each voter cast a ballot. The information to be provided is consistent with West Virginia, said Wood County Clerk Mark Rhodes, a member of the presidential advisory commission. The law in West Virginia allows the data to be supplied to ...

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  10. WVU-P: Charleston should follow their leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... aking great things happen at WVU-P, it is just common sense. UP: To the formation of a drug interdiction team in Wood County that brings the sheriff's department, and the ...

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  11. Vienna closer to last stages of Johns Manville cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... with changes in the state code made in the 1990s. Under the change, the city appoints three members and the Wood County Commission and the Wood County Board of Education appoint one member each to the five-member board. * Council approved a ...

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  12. Hino marks ten years in Wood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | West Virginia Metro

    "The epitome of what employers should strive to be" is how the executive director of the Wood County Development Authority is describing Hino Motors Manufacturing as the company marks a decade in Williamstown. "The team members at Hino are dedicated to not only producing a good product, but they're dedicated to being good community members," said Lindsey Piersol, executive director of the Wood County Development Authority.

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  13. Wood County Board of Education reviews school transfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Officials said preliminary out-of-district enrollment numbers for Wood County Schools show consistency in most areas, with some schools actually seeing improvements. The Wood County Board of Education Tuesday received numbers on students transferring in and out of area elementary and secondary schools for the 2017-18 school year and how those numbers compare to the previous school year.

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  14. Democrats to rally along river in ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Leach Beach in Vienna will be the site of the Progressive Democrats of Wood County's rally on Saturday. "It is going to be a fun event at a beautiful venue that I didn't even know existed a few months ago!" "We were sort of born out of common discussions, and decided it would be a good idea to get together and discuss future ideas and issues," Wilson said.

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  15. Teen Court Program would allow peers to prosecute, defend, act as juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... center, speaks about the Teen Court program during Monday's meeting of the city's Youth Advisory Committee, as Wood County Juvenile Drug Court team member Donna Spurgeon-Davis, left, and committee member Debbie Hendershot listen. (Photo by Evan ...

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  16. Akers waives extradition in circuit courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Timothy Lee Akers, 21, of 148 W. Madlin Road, Ahoskie, N.C., appeared before Judge Jason Wharton Monday. He was arrested last week by Vienna Police and Wood County Sheriff's deputies after the Virginia Beach Police Department notified local authorities he was believed to be staying in the area.

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  17. Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | NewsandSentinel.com

    UP: To the formation of a drug interdiction team in Wood County that brings the sheriff's department, and the Parkersburg, Vienna and Williamstown police departments together in a cooperative effort meant to cut off the flow of illegal drugs into or through Wood County. With specialized training and now enough K-9 units to have a drug dog and handler on duty round the clock, the team might very well be able to UP: To the announcement of local bands Hit and Run and Band of Brothers; and headliners, country artist Russell Dickerson and Donnie Iris and the Cruisers as entertainment during the Parkersburg Homecoming Festival.

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  18. Police: Parkersburg woman tries to disarm officer, makes weapon dischargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... allegedly continued to be belligerent and refused normal booking procedures and was taken directly to the Wood County Holding Center. Holding Center officials requested that the prisoner be taken to Camden Clark Medical Center to be medically ...

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  19. Louise - Weezy' ChambersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Chambers, 78, of High Point, N.C. went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 26. She was born July 27, 1938, in Wood County, W.Va., to the late Wilbert and Louise Hefner. Louise is survived by daughters, Laura Racer, Teresa Persons;and one son, Chris Chambers.

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  20. Wood County Board of Education to discuss out-of-district studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... kersburg Area Drug Free Community Coalition and a presentation by John Merritt, director of federal programs for Wood County Schools, concerning an English-language learner teaching position.

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