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Elizabeth resident is on the road to recovery
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - A benefit fundraiser was held for an Elizabeth resident who was injured in a UTV accident. Zach Adams was injured after an accident that occurred on New Year’s Eve. He suffered severe head trauma and is currently in recovery at a hospital in Charleston. Adam’s...
A Taste of Mexico in Marietta: 4 Restaurants to Spice Up Your Palate
This article presents an exploration of four exquisite Mexican restaurants in Marietta. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these locations? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
Law enforcement receives K-9 Medical Kits
ST. MARYS, W.Va. (WTAP) - Pleasants County Sheriff’s Office and St. Marys Police Department received a donation that will help their K9 Officers. Deputy Kirby Seese learned about Protection4Paws K9 Medical Kits through the West Virginia K-9 Search and Rescue team. This kit will allow Deputy Seese to provide...
UPDATE: One arrested after police chase
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - UPDATE 2-23-24 5:50 p.m. According to Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks the pursuit started when a deputy attempted to pull over Kinsley Jyan from Columbus for a traffic violation on I-77 at 2:54 p.m. Jyan exited I-77 at exit 1 and started to go through Marietta....
Marietta wins first sectional title since 2009
VINCENT, Ohio (WTAP) - The Marietta Tigers picked up a 52-34 victory over Fairfield Union to secure the program’s first sectional title in 14 years. The Tigers held the Falcons to just three points in the fourth quarter to preserve the victory. Marietta will take on New Lexington in...
Wood County real estate transfers
PARKERSBURG — Wood County Property Transfers from Feb. 5 through Feb. 9:. * Kathryn E. Hayhurst to Alaro LLC, lot 108 Fairground Park addition, Parkersburg City District, $80,000. * River City Rentals LLC to Leecos LLC, lot three and part lot 14 J. W. Dudley’s addition and lot 24...
Local West Virginia man dies in house fire
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia State Fire Marshal has released information regarding a Tyler County resident who died in a house fire on Tuesday. Officials say the fire broke out on the 500 block of Braden Hill Road in Alma, West Virginia, around 2:00 p.m. The victim was a 72-year-old male. Investigators with the […]
Marietta Resident Arrested for Drug Possession: Major Crimes Task Force Continues Fight Against Organized Crime
On February 20, 2024, the Southeast Ohio Major Crimes Task Force arrested Jamil A Cabral, 41, in Marietta, OH. Cabral was arrested in a parking lot in Pioneer Township due to an outstanding warrant from Wood County, WV.
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Wood County Commission takes no action on McKinley property
PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Commission took no action on the valuation of the McKinley School property after the owners challenged it earlier this month before the Board of Equalization and Review. Earlier this month, an objection was raised over the valuation of the building, at 1130 19th St....
Ellenboro takes first steps in Park project
ELLENBORO, W.Va. — Mayor Steve Lewis announced Sisters of St. Joseph’s would be at the Bill Hinton Memorial Park on Feb. 13. “We passed the first hurdle in getting money from them, so they will meet and look at the site, discuss what plans might be and see what happens,” said Lewis at the Monday, Feb. 12, meeting of Ellenboro Council. “I hoping to get big cash out of that.”
Faith Pickens leads Williamstown past Catholic in sectional final
WILLIAMSTOWN – After beating Ritchie County in the sectional semifinal by a score of 46-43 in overtime on Tuesday, Parkersburg Catholic headed to Williamstown to take on the Yellowjackets for the sectional title. Williamstown, well-rested coming off of the bye, cruised to a 62-29 victory against the Crusaderettes, with Faith Pickens recording a double-double.
Strasburg claims tight victory against Matamoras Frontier
Strasburg posted a narrow 56-47 win over Matamoras Frontier on Feb. 24 in Ohio girls high school basketball action. Recently on Feb. 14, Strasburg squared off with Carrollton in a basketball game. Check out our complete girls basketball roundup to stay up-to-date on all the action. We want your feedback...
Today the gas price is close to $3.27 in Belmont as of 2024-02-24. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.282 , according to AAA.
Artsbridge - February 22, 2024
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Wood County Coroner delivers annual report
PARKERSBURG — There were 1,209 deaths in Wood County in 2023 that were reported to the Wood County Coroner’s Office, according to Wood County Coroner Mike St. Clair. St. Clair appeared before the Wood County Commission on Thursday to give his annual coroner’s report. “There were 1,209...
The total snowfall Wood County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Wood County, West Virginia received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Heart Ball making its return to Wood County
VIENNA, W.Va. (WTAP) - Preparations are being made for the 2024 WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center Heart Ball. The Heart Ball will be held at Grand Pointe Conference and Reception Center in Vienna beginning at 7 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2024. The last Heart Ball was held in 2011...
Fire Marshal reports fatal fire, separate arson arrest
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The state Fire Marshal’s Office is reporting a fatal fire and an arrest in a separate arson case. Investigators said a 72-year-old man was killed in a house fire in Tyler County Tuesday. The blaze occurred in the community of Alma at around 2 p.m.
Washington County engineer raises concerns about gas pipeline
MARIETTA — Washington County Commissioners discussed a landslip in Marietta they are concerned about during the commission meeting Thursday. Commissioners discussed a letter written by County Engineer Roger Wright about a landslip occurring off Hunter Avenue in Marietta out of concerns for safety. The letter said there is a...