Wood County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Commissioners tour propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    During a tour Thursday, Wood County commissioners inspected properties containing junked vehicles, trash and debris which have been the subject of complaints to the county.

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  2. Vienna accepts flagpole at Johns ManvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... buff and Civil War re-enactor. Miracle researched the issue after Johns Manville closed. Bob Enoch of the Wood County Historical and Preservation Society agrees. Nothing could be found to tie the flagpole to the West Virginia or any other ship, he ...

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  3. $1M bequeathed to WVU-PRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... D.C. Upon his retirement from the college in 2000 he said, "My 18-year association with WVU-P and the Wood County community has been one of the most significant parts of my career and life. I have immensely enjoyed being a part of this campus ...

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  4. Paul W. GribbleRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born Nov. 24, 1920, in Wood County, W.Va., a son of the late Nathaniel Edgar Gribble and Retta Jane Hoy.

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  5. Charges filed against juvenile riotersRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Six juveniles allegedly involved in a major disturbance at the Lorrie Yeager Jr. Juvenile Center in Parkersburg on Feb. 18 have been charged by the Wood County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.

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  6. 6 Charged In Riot At W.Va. Juvenile FacilityRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... face charges stemming from a riot a juvenile detention center that caused more than $40,000 in damage. The Wood County Prosecuting Attorney's Office charged four male juveniles with destruction of a building by rioters, destruction of property, ...

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  7. SpecialRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2012 | Marietta Times

    April 12, 2014 WILLIAMSTOWN-The Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport had its beginnings as a Works Progress Administration project in 1940 when crews began clearing a Wood County, W.Va.

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  8. Wood County Farm Bureau shares important tipsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    About 340 students from six Wood County elementary schools are participating in the two-day program, which began Tuesday and concludes today at the Wood County 4-H Campground on Butcher Bend Road at Mineral Wells.

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  9. Arrests made in meth lab caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... of precursors used for manufacturing drugs, Collins said. Buffington and Thomas-Smith were arraigned in front of Wood County Magistrate Joyce Purkey on Tuesday night. Buffington was assigned $65,000 bond on each of his three felony charges for a ...

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  10. Bright FutureRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Residents across the 1st Congressional District may be envious of Wood County's potential new cracker plant, but local officials are right to understand there is a great deal of work to be done if we are to make the most of such a development.

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  11. Obituaries and Funeral notices for the Parkersburg and Wood County AreaRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    June 4, 2014 Shirley A. Frame, 79, of Elizabeth, W.Va., passed away June 3, 2014, at her residence, surrounded by her loving famil.

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  12. News, Sports, Jobs, Community InformationRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and weddings. There could be volumes written about brides, grooms and weddings. more>>>> May 31, 2014 Wood County teacher Heather Royer has received a grant for a program she hopes will build relationships in Parkersburg. more>>>> May 31, 2014 Late ...

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  13. Business & economic news from Parkersburg, Wood CountyRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Executive Magazine, Ohio ranks 27th, below more than half of the nation. more>>>> June 1, 2014 PARKERSBURG - The Wood County Board of Education announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program. Breakfast, lunch and snack are available to ...

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  14. Common Core being rammed through West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2013 | Examiner.com

    The Parkersburg News report of Tuesday's Wood County Board of Education meeting stated board members were presented a one hour and 40-minute presentation on the next-generation standards The article stated the talk was tailored to answer a lot of pointed questions directed to the board by this writer concerning Common Core.

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  15. Read Kimmel's full columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2013 | CNN

    ... traits in their children -- you can breathe a bit easier today. That is, at least, if you happen to live in Wood County, West Virginia. That's because recently, under a legal challenge by the American Civil Liberties Union and its local affiliates, ...

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  16. McKinley meets with Parkersburg City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    U.S. Rep. David McKinley met with City Council members Monday to discuss a variety of issues, from the anticipated cracker plant in Wood County to the feared negative impacts of EPA regulations.

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  17. Burd talks oil, gas with RotaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... cracker, three polyethylene plants and associated infrastructure for water treatment and energy co-generation in Wood County. A cracker plant converts ethane, a byproduct from Marcellus Shale and Utica Shale natural gas, into the widely used ...

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  18. Taylor involved in many servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... as a Gem of the Valley for his volunteer activities. Taylor , left, is shown with John Reed, director of the Wood County Solid Waste Authority, assembling new recycling containers that will be made available for use at public events. Taylor serves ...

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  19. W.Va. 2 wreck sends one person to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... IGA Market on W.Va. 2, involving a car stopped for traffic behind a school bus, said Deputy G.M. Deem with the Wood County Sheriff's Office. Jeremy Shelton, 21, of Caldwell was driving his 2011 Chevy Cruze on W.Va. 2 approaching the Briarwood Place ...

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  20. Child Pornographer Sentenced in Huntington Federal CourtRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Huntington News

    United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Jon Seth Davisson, a 22-year-old Wood County man convicted of receipt of child pornography, was sentenced to 98 months in federal prison followed by 15 years of supervised release.

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