Wood County Newswire (Page 5)

Wood County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wood County, WV. (Page 5)

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  1. Arizona Boy Scouts construct boardwalk at Mountwood ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Scouts from Grand Canyon Council's Troop 3324 and personnel at Mountwood Park in Wood County work to construct a 100-foot raised wooden boardwalk as part of the park's trail system. The troop is on its way to the National Boy Scout Jamboree at Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve near Beckley, W.Va.

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  2. Controlled deer hunt applications available for four West Virginia state parksRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    Applications for controlled deer hunts in 2017 are being accepted at four West Virginia State Parks. Those parks are Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park in Wood County, Pipestem Resort State Park in Summers County, Cacapon Resort State Park in Morgan County and North Bend State Park in Ritchie County.

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  3. Wood County Commission discusses insurance, jail billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Wood County Commission is giving certain employees until Nov. 1 to decide if they want to retire to maintain certain insurance coverage and to begin meeting with state officials to get their paperwork going. The commission decided to give employees an extra three months to decide and set up meetings with state officials to begin the process of transitioning out.

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  4. Potential Mediators between Fibromyalgia and C-Reactive protein:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | BioMed Central

    ... company, Brookmar, Inc. (Parkersburg, WV), and was conducted under the authority and supervision of the Wood County, WV, Circuit Court. Participants completed a comprehensive health questionnaire and volunteered a blood sample after completing ...

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  5. Parkersburg Homecoming seeks financial helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... said in a press release. "This has been a devastating year for fairs, festivals and special attractions in Wood County." The Wood County Commission cut funding to all events by 50 percent. The city of Parkersburg cut funding to the festival by 33 ...

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  6. Computer expert says Trumpa s voter commission data uses dangerous websiteRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... of State Matt Dunlap; former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell; former Arkansas state Rep. David Dunn; Wood County (West Virginia) Clerk Mark Rhodes; and Hans Von Spakovsky, a former Federal Election Commission member and now senior legal fellow ...

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  7. Have Brunch with Margaret Blennerhassett This Summer at Blennerhassett Island Historical State ParkRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... home and stay for a light brunch, just as she might have done in 1798. "Margaret Blennerhassett was known in the Wood County and Belpre, Ohio area for entertaining guests," said Pam Salisbury, activities coordinator. "Margaret's love of entertaining ...

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  8. Trump voter commission discloses names of members, plan to store data at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... U.S. Election Assistance Commission; former Arkansas state representative David Dunn, D; Mark Rhodes, clerk of Wood County, W.Va., D; and Hans von Spakovsky, senior legal fellow of the Heritage Foundation, R. Kobach said in the court filing that ...

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  9. Kobach says voter commission reports to Trump, isna t government agencyRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... cCormick, Election Assistance Commission (R). David Dunn, former Arkansas State Representative (D). Mark Rhodes, Wood County, West Virginia Clerk (D). Hans von Spakovsky, Senior Legal Fellow, Heritage Foundation (R).

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  10. Wood County paint, tire disposal event set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Wood County Solid Waste Authority with Chemours, DuPont and Waste Management will hold a free paint and tire disposal 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Erickson All Sports Facility. John Reed, director of the Solid Waste Authority, said this year's event will be primarily limited to paint and tires, although they will be able to take propane tanks along with metal and appliances, and will have a crew from Tri State Roofing on site to remove Freon free of charge from appliances before disposal.

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  11. Nursing class to graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    On July 13, the LPN class of 2017 from Wood County School of Practical Nursing will be graduating after completing the 12-month course to be able to be Licensed Practical Nurses in West Virginia. These students took classes such as Anatomy and Physiology and Pharmacology.

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  12. States say - no' to Trump requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... registration information to the commission. A sticking point appears to be the Social Security numbers, said Wood County Clerk Mark Rhodes, who was appointed by Trump in June to the advisory commission. In West Virginia, the secretary of state's ...

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  13. Roberta S. AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Roberta Suzanne Allen, 61, of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away June 28, 2017, after a brief illness at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. She was born May 28, 1956, in Wood County, W.Va., to the late John H. and Betty Dailey Baker.

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  14. Look Back: Parkersburg gets motoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... of a different design and are handsome. The present license expires June 30. Bob Enoch is the president of the Wood County Historical Society. The group meets at 7p.m. on the last Monday of each month in the Summers Auditorium at the Wood County ...

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  15. Wood County first responders: Be safe this Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Area officials are asking Wood County residents to use caution and make good decisions while they celebrate the Fourth of July. People throughout the Mid-Ohio Valley and nationally will be celebrating Independence Day on Tuesday.

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  16. Crews complete summer projects at Wood County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Crews are hard at work at schools and facilities throughout Wood County as part of the district's annual summer construction and maintenance program. Wood County Schools Assistant Superintendent Mike Fling, who oversees facilities for the district, said the summer break is the maintenance department's busiest time of year.

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  17. Wood County Commission talks insurance issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Some county employees will have a month to decide if they want to retire and maintain their insurance coverage after the commission approved a resolution reaffirming how insurance coverage for retirees was figured and who would be able to receive it. The Wood County Commission unanimously adopted the resolution that spells out who is entitled to health coverage under the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency rules after they retire, based on what the county has already paid into it, and who will not be eligible.

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  18. Area pastor's words with Capito go viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... progressive policy institute, according to Parkersburg resident Kim Van Rijn. Van Rijn was one of eight Wood County residents in the group of about 40 people, who met with Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., then Capito, R-W.Va. When Capito began to speak, ...

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  19. Evelyn J. GreenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... in Burning Springs, WV, a daughter of the late Kenneth and Leota (Criss) Keenan. Mrs. Greenburg retired from the Wood County Board of Education after 25 years in Service Personnel and served as President of the Service Personnel for over 20 years. ...

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  20. Officials dedicate City Park basketball, pickleball courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Wood County Commissioner Jimmy Colombo, right, speaks at the re-dedication of the basketball courts and new pickleball courts Tuesday in City Park as Parkersburg Mayor Tom Joyce listens. The project began last fall while Colombo was mayor.

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