Marietta, OHMarietta Times

Stacey’s Dance Studio honors small business successes after COVID

¯ What: Stacey’s Dance Studio recital honoring local businesses who survived coronavirus shutdowns. ¯ Where: Odyssey theater in the Lafayette Plaza in Marietta. ¯ When: Wednesday at 6 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.; Thursday at 6 p.m. ¯ Purchase tickets for $12 only at Stacey’s Dance Studio, 205 Pike St., Monday...
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Vienna, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Vienna officials talk COVID-19 funds, bid approvals

VIENNA — Vienna City Council met Thursday to discuss beginning the formation of a framework for the usage of American Rescue Plan funds. The American Rescue Plan was passed by Congress in March and created an additional $1.9 trillion economic stimulus package aimed at creating relief for the impacts of COVID-19 on states and cities nationwide, as well as the promotion of long-lasting improvements.
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Two Wood County residents among COVID casualties

CHARLESTON — Two residents of Wood County were confirmed Monday as deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources said. Eight additional deaths were confirmed Monday morning, raising the count of deaths since the pandemic began in March 2020 to 2,821. The department reported...
Washington County, OHMarietta Times

Hervida 4-H Camp program adapts to COVID restrictions

Students from around the county are invited to this year’s day camps at Hervida 4-H Camp. Offering campers outdoor activities, swimming and crafts, there are experiences for every level, said Martha Webster, Washington County 4-H camp director. In her seventh year as director, Webster said this will be the first...
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Marietta, OHMarietta Times

COVID-19 Memorial

With faith, a moment of healing continued despite overcast skies Saturday. “I hope this helps you a little bit and I want you to know that everyone in our community loves you and we are praying for you,” said Sara Sauls, of Lowell, as she opened the service in East Muskingum Park’s gazebo Saturday.
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Wood County man among four West Virginia COVID deaths

CHARLESTON — A Wood County man was among the four deaths caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus that were confirmed Thursday by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. The man was 39-years old, the department said. Other deaths were confirmed in Wayne, Raleigh and Pocahontas counties aged 87,...
Noble County, OHDaily Jeffersonian

Noble County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 29% of people fully vaccinated

Some 29% of people living in Noble County are fully vaccinated as of May 25, according to data from the Ohio Department of Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Wood County man among new COVID-19 deaths

CHARLESTON — A second Wood County resident in as many days was listed among the confirmed deaths from COVID-19 on Tuesday morning, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources said. The state Tuesday confirmed the death of a 74-year-old man from Wood County in the 24-hour period from...
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Wood County woman among three latest COVID deaths

CHARLESTON — A Wood County resident was listed as one of three confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus on Monday morning, accoring to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, said. The state confirmed the deaths of a 77-year-old woman from Wood County, a 66-year-old man from Clay...
Parkersburg, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

West Virginia reports two more deaths from COVID-19

CHARLESTON — Two deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus were reported Thursday by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. The state reported the death of a 49-year-old woman from Kanawha County and a 71-year-old man from Mercer County, according to the Thursday morning pandemic report from the department.
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Wood County returns to green status on COVID chart

CHARLESTON — Wood County returned to the lowest level on the County Alert System based on infection rates and percentage of those testing positive. The county was listed as green on Wednesday and previously was yellow, second in least severity, on the map, according to Wednesday’s pandemic update from the state Department of Health and Human Resources.
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

One COVID death reported in W.Va.

CHARLESTON — One death was reported Tuesday in West Virginia from the COVID-19 coronavirus by the Department of Health and Human Resources. The state confirmed the death of an 87-year-old man from Jefferson County in the 24-hour period from Monday to Tuesday morning. Total deaths since the pandemic began about 14 months ago in West Virginia was at 2,763 as of Tuesday, the state said.
Parkersburg, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

McCluskey, Manchin talk COVID relief with West Virginia officials

PARKERSBURG — State officials want to help local communities know how they can legally spend federal aid money to help repair and rebuild from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Officials from around the state gathered Monday at West Virginia University at Parkersburg to listen to presentations on the American...
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Wood County man succumbs to COVID-19

PARKERSBURG — A Wood County man was among five West Virginians whose deaths were attributed to COVID-19 over the weekend. Meanwhile, Roane was the only Mid-Ohio Valley county still on the lowest level of alert for coronavirus transmission as of Sunday’s update from the state Department of Health and Human Resources.
Ohio Stateohio.edu

Taking COVID-19 vaccines to southeast Ohio

Many people may picture a mass vaccination clinic as a stadium with hundreds of vaccinators widely spaced on acres of field, ready to serve long lines of patients. At Ohio University, the COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic is a mobile clinic that travels to very small towns. It’s an effort that spans six southeast Ohio counties, comprising 18 clinics at eight sites.
Wood County, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

COVID-19 claims residents from Wood, Wetzel counties

CHARLESTON — Two people from the region were confirmed Wednesday as deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. The state reported the deaths of an 86-year-old woman from Wood County and am 88-year-old woman from Wetzel County, according to the Wednesday morning pandemic update from the department.
Marietta, OHMarietta Times

Community to mourn those lost to COVID

Local Marietta businesses are coming together to host a community memorial event later this month to give people an opportunity to mourn the passing of beloved friends or family members. By displaying a photo and written eulogy of loved ones, community members will have the opportunity to pay their respects...