This Place in Caldwell Offers Homestyle Comfort: A Culinary Journey Through Lori's RestaurantJonalin PearceNewsBreak Contributor
2/20/24 Atwood Lake Dam and Lake! Catch that moon in the sky, so beautiful!Key DasherNewsBreak Contributor
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A new restaurant has opened in Marietta, OhioIsla ChiuNewsBreak Contributor
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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:
Pilot program planned to test hydrogen at Pleasants Power Station
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - Omnis Fuel Technologies purchased the Pleasants Power Station in summer of 2023, preventing the closure of the plant, with big plans. In the long term, Omis plans to retrofit the plant to burn hydrogen instead of coal. The company also says they plan to expand their operations in Pleasants County to include the production of graphite.
Local Crime Update: Arrests and Investigations in Washington County, February 2024
On February 20, 2024, Deputy Welch found items left by an arrested individual. These items were potentially stolen. That same day, Deputy Norris began an investigation into a radiator theft from a GMC dump truck.
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...
3 local Ohio residents arrested for allegedly stealing from a local business
NOBLE COUNTY, Ohio — The Noble County Sheriff’s Office executed search warrants in Noble County on February 14 and 16, resulting from an extensive theft investigation, according to Noble County Sheriff Jason Mackie. According to Mackie, deputies arrested Charles Bragg, 35, Alanna Crooks, 34, and Kenneth Wickham, 35, for their involvement in numerous thefts from […]
Campus Martius holds training session for volunteers
MARIETTA — One of the first faces many people see when they visit the Campus Martius and Ohio River Museums is that of a volunteer. The Northwest Territory Museum Society, the museums’ site manager, held a new volunteer training session at 1 p.m. Saturday at Campus Martius. At...
Local Traffic Alert: Partial Lane Closure on WV 18 Near Tyler County Racetrack Starting February 26, 2024
A portion of WV 18, in Middlebourne, near the Tyler County Racetrack, will be reduced to one lane, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., beginning Monday, February 26, 2024, through Friday, March 15, 2024, for gas line installation. Traffic will be maintained by temporary traffic lights. Motorists are advised to reduce speed and expect slight delays. Inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances could change the project schedule.Visit here for more details.
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...
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 […]
Man arrested in Washington Co. on drug charges
MARIETTA, Ohio (WTAP) - One man was arrested in Washington County on drug charges. According to a release from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, agents with the Southeast Ohio Major Crimes Task Force (MCTF) saw Jamil Cabral walking through a parking lot in Pioneer Township on Tuesday. Cabral was...
Rash of Arrests and Vehicle Theft Reported in Washington County
On February 21, 2024, a vehicle was reported stolen in Barlow Township. The owner believes her son, Levi Marcus Weidner, took the vehicle without consent. The keys were in the house and the vehicle was last seen at 2130 hours. Deputy Young plans to issue a summons to Weidner for unauthorized vehicle use.
Fearing Township Resident Arrested in Major Drug and Weapons Bust
On February 22, 2024, the Southeast Major Crimes Task Force conducted a search at a residence in Fearing Township, Ohio. The resident, Jason Szakal, was arrested. The search resulted in the discovery of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and firearms at Szakal's home on Whipple Run Road.
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...
Parkersburg, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Ritchie County High School basketball team will have a game with Parkersburg Catholic High School on February 27, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
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.
Steady climb has led Doddridge County to a 15-win regular season
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Doddridge County boys basketball head coach Paul Burnside stepped onto the court at Glenville State University’s Waco Center on February 17 to lead his Bulldogs in the Little Kanawha Conference Night of Champions. Four teams qualified for the event by finishing in the top two in their respective divisions.
The total snowfall Tyler County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Tyler County, West Virginia received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Basketball Game Preview: Paden City Wildcats vs. Hundred Hornets
Paden City is 8-2 against Hundred since April of 2021, and they'll have a chance to extend that success on Friday. The Paden City Wildcats will be playing in front of their home fans against the Hundred Hornets at 7:00 p.m. Paden City is coming into the game on a five-game losing streak.
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.