French Creek,

Crystal Lannette (Kinney) Myers

Crystal Lannette (Kinney) Myers, 72, of French Creek, W.Va., passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Cameron Nursing & Rehab in Cameron, W.Va. surrounded by her family. Crystal was born on November 12, 1948, in Clarksburg, W.Va. She was a daughter of the late Corley William “Bill” and...
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Ohio StateTimes-Leader

Work to the Monroe County extension office may take longer than anticipated

WOODSFIELD — Exterior construction of the new Monroe County Ohio State University Extension Office has been temporarily paused as the metal material needed for the facility’s outer walls and roof are said to be on backorder. OSU Extension Office associate Mary Jo Westfall said the project may be completed later...
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Waverly, WVWTAP

Mountwood Park making swift recovery after flooding

WAVERLY, W.Va. (WTAP) - Mountwood Park is making a swift recovery after being hit by two storms last week. Right now the marina might look like a place to go fishing but not too long ago it was covered in debris. Throughout the park, debris was most of the damage....
Ritchie County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Ritchie County students win ArcGIS Online Competition

CHARLESTON — A team from Ritchie County High School is one of two state winners of the Esri fifth annual ArcGIS Online Competition for high school and middle school students. Ritchie County and a team of seventh graders from Barboursville Middle School in Putnam County created story maps describing locations...
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Paden City Today

Weather Forecast For Paden City

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Paden City: Monday, June 21: Showers And Thunderstorms; Tuesday, June 22: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Wednesday, June 23: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Thursday, June 24: Sunny during the
Harrison County, WVWDTV

Update: Most of the power restored in Harrison County

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - According to the Mon Power website, most of the power has been restored in Harrison County. As of 9:45 p.m., the number of customers out of power is down from 3171 customers to 344 customers. Their website is updated every 15 minutes. Doddridge County is still...
Pine Bluff, WVWVNews

John J. Matheny, Jr.

SHINNSTON, W.Va. (WV News) — John J. Matheny, Jr., 77, of Pine Bluff Community, passed away on Saturday, June 19, 2021, at his residence. He was born in Clarksburg, August 13, 1943, a son of the late John Julian Matheny, Sr. and the late Helen Mae Martin Matheny. On December 7, 1965, he married Patty Lou Workman Matheny who survives.
Clarksburg, WVWDTV

Two injured in five vehicle accident

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - Two patients were transported to the United Hospital Center at the 75.0 mile marker on US 50 Westbound after a five vehicle accident Friday evening. Authorities received multiple calls with the first coming in at 5:49 p.m. Both individuals have non-life-threatening injuries. One of the vehicles...
Parkersburg, WVWTAP

Parkersburg Police arrest two in robbery case

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - Parkersburg Police have arrested two men after they allegedly beat and stole from a man. According to a news release, Kameron Moore, 31, of Cairo, West Virginia and Dearl Leviner, 37, of Laurel Hill, North Carolina, have been charged with first-degree robbery. Police said the two...
Ritchie County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

What’s Next: Rebirth of the Ritchie County Recycling Center

An elderly man in Ritchie County cried when he heard the news at church about Ritchie County Recycling Center (‘the center’) burning down. Shocked Ritchie County Solid Waste Authority (SWA) board members and employees had learned the news at 5 a.m., Dec. 27, 2020, while the fire was raging. All the local fire departments and emergency services worked heroically for more than eight hours, but there was no way to save the main building.
Matamoras, OHMarietta Times

Matamoras Minute: Cunningham Exposition Shows

The surname Cunningham brings to mind another prominent enterprise associated with Matamoras. That would be the Cunningham Exposition Shows. Robert H. Cunningham, the subject of last week’s column, had a brother, James, who was the grandfather of six boys through his son William, AKA “Apple Butter,” Cunningham. One of those boys was John, born in 1893.