Wood County Newswire (Page 4)

Wood County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wood County, WV. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 1,909 in Wood County, WV

  1. Thumbs - SUp, Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... 106th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army was captured Dec. 19, 1944 during the Battle of the Bulge. Thousands of Wood County parents send their children off to school each day, and wait for them to arrive home in ...

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  2. Wood County Circuit Court adjusts as Wharton takes officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A few adjustments to the Wood County Circuit Court docket will be required as Jason Wharton makes the transition from prosecutor to judge. Wharton was elected in May to take the bench on the 4th Judicial Circuit currently occupied by Judge Jeffrey Reed.

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  3. Karen Bowling leaving as W.Va. DHHR Secretary, latest Tomblin staffer to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Woody Thrasher will take over from Keith Burdette as Commerce Secretary. He announced last week that former Wood County Sheriff Jeff Sandy will serve as the secretary of the state Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety, replacing Joe ...

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  4. Wood County Commission discusses retiree benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Evan Bevins Wood County administrator Marty Seufer, bottom right, discusses the county's retiree benefit expenses with, from left, Commissioners Bob Tebay, Steve Gainer and Blair Couch Thursday during the commission's regular meeting. Photo by Evan Bevins Wood County 911 Center director Rick Woodyard outlines his request for approval of funding to purchase receivers to expand radio coverage in the county during Thursday's county commission meeting.

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  5. Vienna City Council passes pay raises for city officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... lot has been accomplished and I feel the incoming council members will do the right things for the citizens of Wood County." Miracle said he enjoyed his eight years as a councilman, calling them some of the finest times of his life. "It's has been a ...

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  6. New Wood County officials sworn in; Steve Gainer, Joyce Purkey celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Evan Bevins Wood County Sheriff-elect Steve Stephens, right, embraces Wood County Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey Reed after being sworn in Thursday morning at the courthouse. Photo by Evan Bevins Wood County Commissioner Steve Gainer, right, shakes hands with fellow Commissioner Blair Couch Thursday after Couch presented Gainer with the Spirit of Wood County award.

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  7. Sue Patalano named Distinguished West VirginianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The West Virginia state coordinator for Project Lifesaver has been named a Distinguished West Virginian for her work on the project which helps find family members who have become lost due to cognitive disabilities. Sue Patalano was given the highest award the governor can bestow on a native West Virginian during a presentation Thursday at the Wood County Sheriff's Department.

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  8. Wood County officials to take oath of officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A number of candidates successful in the 2016 election for Wood County offices will be administered the oath of office today. At 9 a.m. at the magistrates court, Jody Purkey, Robin Waters, Brenda K. Marshall and Joe Kuhl will be sworn in as magistrates by Wood County Circuit Judge J.D. Beane.

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  9. New Parkersburg City Council meets Jan. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... since Colombo's first term in 1997. Santer will also serve as interim mayor Sunday as Colombo's term on the Wood County Commission begins then but Joyce's mayoral term does not start until Monday. "It's an honor to be asked to serve in this capacity ...

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  10. James Paul KeithRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... to his family, Jim most loved being on his farm, riding his horse, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Wood County Horse Riding Club and served on the Mountwood Park Board of Directors. Jim is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sherry ...

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  11. Wood Schools transportation receives safety awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The award was initially presented in November in a small ceremony in Parkersburg, and the Wood County Board of Education recognized the department on Dec. 20 during a board meeting. Don Brown, director of security for Wood County Schools, said the transportation department represents some of the finest employees in Wood County Schools.

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  12. Lubeck Volunteer Fire Department offers free smoke detectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... "We sent fliers home with students at Lubeck and Blennerhassett elementary schools and we took them to the Wood County Senior Citizens," Varner said they realize this is a busy time and the parents may not have noticed them until it's time to start ...

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  13. Community Resources Inc. consolidating offices on Market StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Gilmer, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wetzel, Wirt and Wood. "We have offices in 10 counties, but Wood County is our primary service area," Newberry said. "We will offer all of our programs out of this site." Programs include case ...

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  14. City Attorney Joe Santer to serve as Parkersburg mayor for a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... also prohibits an elected official from holding any other public office, and Colombo begins his term on the Wood County Commission Jan. 1. Colombo said that to remedy the conflict, he will step down effective 11:59 p.m. Saturday and appoint City ...

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  15. Finances from West Virginia legislative campaigns disclosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A state Senate candidate remained the big spender among statehouse candidates from Wood County in the 2016 election, according to final campaign disclosures filed with the West Virginia Secretary of State. Democrat Gregory K. Smith reported spending $139,894 for the unexpired term in the West Virginia 3rd Senatorial District.

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  16. First Presbyterian Church in Parkersburg holds annual Christmas dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Michael Erb About 60 volunteers worked Sunday to prepare and serve food for the First Presbyterian Church of Parkersburg's annual Community Christmas Dinner, including several volunteers from Presbyterian churches throughout Wood County. Photo by Michael Erb First Presbyterian Church Rev.

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  17. Isodene AlkireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born Oct. 19, 1920, in Wood County, a daughter of the late George Drain and Lettie Drain. Isodene was a member of Vienna Baptist Church, she worked at Corning Glass and retired from The DHHR as a case worker with 10 years of service.

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  18. Wood County 4-H holds banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... (4-H President). Back row: Alex White, Cameron Marks, Emma Daley, Mikala Fling and Morgan Fling. MINERAL WELLS - Wood County 4-H celebrated their 4-H members at their annual Awards Banquet on November 6, 2016 at the Butcher Bend 4-H Campground. The ...

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  19. Christmas kindness and a little luxuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... occupied year round. Very best location. Extra adjoining lot if desired. Price completely furnished, $2,650. The Wood County Historical Society works to preserve yesterday for tomorrow. For more information, contact P.O. Box 565, Parkersburg, WV ...

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  20. Paul F. MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born December 24, 1946, in Wood County, a son of the late Arthur Raymond and Lena Hazel White Morris.

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