BELPRE

Latest stories

14h
The Marietta Times
Cruising for a bargain at Warren H.S.For the students, it was yet another way for them to raise money to offset the
Cruising for a bargain at Warren H.S.
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 hours ago
For the students, it was yet another way for them to raise money to offset the cost to go on a cruise over Spring Break. While countless fun is looked forward to and will inevitably be had, the students will compete as part of a national competition... Read more
14h
The Marietta Times
Naoma J. Bates, 75, of Belpre, Ohio, died Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at her residence. She was bo
Naoma J. Bates
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 hours ago
, 75, of Belpre, Ohio, died Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at her residence. She was born in Folson, W.Va., to the late Tensie Asher. She was a bus driver for Warren Local Schools and retired after 28 years. She was a member of Friendship... Read more
2 related stories
15h
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Warren students hold yard sale to help pay for tripFor the students, it was yet another way for them to raise money to offset the
Warren students hold yard sale to help pay for trip
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
For the students, it was yet another way for them to raise money to offset the cost to go on a cruise over Spring Break. While countless fun is looked forward to and will inevitably be had, the students will compete as part of a national competition... Read more
15h
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
NAOMA BATESShe was born in Folson, WV to the late Tensie Asher. She was a bus driver for
NAOMA BATES
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 15 hours ago
She was born in Folson, WV to the late Tensie Asher. She was a bus driver for Warren Local Schools, and retired after 28 years. She was a member of Friendship Ridge Church. She is survived by two sons, D. Steven Bates (Sandra) of Cutler, OH, and... Read more
2 related stories
1d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Beverly CrouserBeverly Ann Crouser, 62, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away Feb. 3, 2016, at Camden C
Beverly Crouser
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Beverly Ann Crouser, 62, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away Feb. 3, 2016, at Camden Clark Medical Center. A memorial service will be 4 p.m. Feb. 13, 2016, at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 1305 Washington Blvd., Belpre. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Feb. 13... Read more
1d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Naoma J. Bates, 75, of Belpre, Ohio, died Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at her residence. She was bo
Naoma J. Bates
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
, 75, of Belpre, Ohio, died Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at her residence. She was born in Folson, W.Va., to the late Tensie Asher. She was a bus driver for Warren Local Schools and retired after 28 years. She was a member of Friendship... Read more
2 related stories
2d
The Marietta Times
Public recordsThe following couples recently picked up marriage licenses from the Washington
Public records
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
The following couples recently picked up marriage licenses from the Washington County Courthouse: Jack L. Offenberger, 71, of Belpre, and Carol A. Clark, 74, of Piqua; Jan. 29. Aaron M. Pole, 26, of Vincent, and Halle K. Richards, 22, of Vincent;... Read more
2d
The Marietta Times
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta TimesBenjamin Warren, 32, of 3118 Barnett Ridge Road, Fleming, reported Tuesday that
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta Times
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
Benjamin Warren, 32, of 3118 Barnett Ridge Road, Fleming, reported Tuesday that a shop where he works was broken into and items were removed. Those items include two chainsaws, a wood plainer, a wood router and a welder. The case remains under... Read more
2d
The Marietta Times
Patty A. NewmanPatricia Ann Newman, 73, of Little Hocking, passed away February 4, 2016, at Ma
Patty A. Newman
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
Patricia Ann Newman, 73, of Little Hocking, passed away February 4, 2016, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born March 23, 1942 in Parkersburg, daughter of the late Junior and Martha Morriston Spears. Patty had worked for Pizza Hut in Belpre... Read more
2d
The Marietta Times
Karen Sue Hathaway, 62, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away February 3, 2016, at Marietta Memorial Hos
Karen Sue Hathaway
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
, 62, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away February 3, 2016, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born December 7, 1953 in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Anthony and Helen Sams Offenberger. Karen volunteered many years at the... Read more
2d
The Marietta Times
AnnouncementsThe Frontier High School Alumni Association classes 1969-1990 will be holding t
Announcements
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Frontier High School Alumni Association classes 1969-1990 will be holding their third annual Alumni basketball tournament March 18-20. The tournament will be held in the Hank Morus gymnasium at Frontier High School. The tournament will be... Read more
2d
The Marietta Times
Belpre edges SouthernEach team built a double-digit lead. And each team saw a double-digit lead dis
Belpre edges Southern
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
Each team built a double-digit lead. And each team saw a double-digit lead disappear. In the end, it was the Golden Eagles who found a way to overcome an abysmal start falling behind 12-0 to bounce back and claim a 62-57 win on an emotional senior... Read more
2d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Theda Lucenne Ray Carmichael, 91, of Fort Pierce, Fla., passed away on February 2, 2016, surrounded by fami
Theda Lucenne Ray Carmichael
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
, 91, of Fort Pierce, Fla., passed away on February 2, 2016, surrounded by family. She was born in Parkersburg, the daughter of late Ines and Raymond Ray. On September 12, 1942, she married the late Lawrence Edward... Read more
2d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Golden Eagles WinEach team built a double-digit lead. And each team saw a double-digit lead dis
Golden Eagles Win
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Each team built a double-digit lead. And each team saw a double-digit lead disappear. In the end, it was the host Golden Eagles who found a way to overcome an abysmal start, falling behind 12-0 to bounce back and claim a 62-57 win on an emotional... Read more
3d
The Marietta Times
Belpre senior scores 1,000th point in win over MillerBelpre 59, Miller 29 Miller 12 4 10 3 - 29 Belpre 20 12 15 12 - 59 MILLER (3
Belpre senior scores 1,000th point in win over Miller
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
Belpre 59, Miller 29 Miller 12 4 10 3 - 29 Belpre 20 12 15 12 - 59 MILLER (3-17) Brooklyn Wilson 1 0-2 2, Sanae Dutiel 4 2-6 10, Lacey Alexander 1 0-0 2, Olivia Hoyk 4 2-3 10, Chloe Rine 2 0-0 4, Elaina Hartburger 0 1-2 1, TOTALS: 12 5-13... Read more
3d
The Marietta Times
Beverly CrouserBeverly Ann Crouser, 62, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016,
Beverly Crouser
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
Beverly Ann Crouser, 62, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Camden Clark Medical Center. A memorial service will be 4 p.m, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 1305 Washington Boulevard, Belpre. Visitation... Read more
3d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Belpre handles MillerBut the night belonged to Hughes, who led Belpre with 17 points, but more impor
Belpre handles Miller
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
But the night belonged to Hughes, who led Belpre with 17 points, but more importantly sank two fouls shots at 6:59 in the second quarter to go over 1,000 points. She dropped to the floor, her teammates congratulated her and the game was stopped for... Read more
4d
The Inter-Mountain
Regina ‘Reggie’ Fincham HixenbaughShe was born in Orrville, Ohio, Dec. 25, 1968, to Lloyd and Virginia Ann Corley
Regina ‘Reggie’ Fincham Hixenbaugh
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
She was born in Orrville, Ohio, Dec. 25, 1968, to Lloyd and Virginia Ann Corley Fincham. Reggie enjoyed hunting, fishing and hiking among many other outdoor activities. She loved to travel and experience nature at its finest. She had been fortunate... Read more
4d
The Marietta Times
Woman admits bringing pills into jailGinger K. Ratcliffe, 43, of 206 Broughton Ave., pleaded guilty during a final p
Woman admits bringing pills into jail
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
Ginger K. Ratcliffe, 43, of 206 Broughton Ave., pleaded guilty during a final pre-trial hearing to one third-degree felony count of illegal conveyance of drugs into a jail. Ratcliffe could face a maximum sentence of up to three years in prison for... Read more
4d
The Marietta Times
Washington County RFL fundraiser CalendarWashington County RFL fundraiserTue, February 9, 2016 @ 4:00PM The Belpre Unit
Washington County RFL fundraiser Calendar
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
Washington County RFL fundraiserTue, February 9, 2016 @ 4:00PM The Belpre United Methodist Churches Relay for Life team will have a pancake dinner on Tuesday, February 9, at the Belpre Heights United Methodist Church, 720 Clement Avenue, 4 - 7:30... Read more
4d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Kathleen A. FlinnKathleen Ann "Kathy" Flinn, 70, of Vienna, passed away February 1, 2016, at The
Kathleen A. Flinn
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Kathleen Ann "Kathy" Flinn, 70, of Vienna, passed away February 1, 2016, at The Arbors at Marietta. Kathy was born October 6, 1945 at Hackensack, N.J., a daughter of the late Francis and Frances Katherine O'Donnell McNally. After successfully... Read more
5d
The Alliance Review
Prep Boys' Basketball Scores Published: February 3, 2016 3:00 AM Tuesday's Scores By The Associated Press
Prep Boys' Basketball Scores
The Alliance Review / Posted 5 days ago
Published: February 3, 2016 3:00 AM Tuesday's Scores By The Associated Press Boys Basketball Ada 64, Waynesfield-Goshen 45 Akr. SVSM 79, Akr. Hoban 63 [Article continues below] Albany Alexander 73, Wellston... Read more
17 related stories
5d
The Marietta Times
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta TimesOfficers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance Friday. Through invest
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta Times
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 days ago
Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance Friday. Through investigation it was learned that both parties had been engaging in turbulent behavior. Daniel E. Hendrickson II and Stephanie R. Thrasher were arrested for disorderly conduct... Read more
5d
The Marietta Times
Miller scores 28 to power Belpre boys past Falcons, 78-69And when he called, Tavian Miller answered big with 21 second-half points and 2
Miller scores 28 to power Belpre boys past Falcons, 78-69
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 days ago
And when he called, Tavian Miller answered big with 21 second-half points and 28 total as Belpre won its 10th game against nine losses. "He took over when we needed someone to," Williams stated. "Confidence is contagious and Mythius (Houghton) had a... Read more
5d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Belpre’s Miller shoots Eagles to win over MillerAnd when he called, Tavian Miller answered big with 21 second-half points and 2
Belpre’s Miller shoots Eagles to win over Miller
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
And when he called, Tavian Miller answered big with 21 second-half points and 28 total as Belpre won its 10th game against nine losses. "He took over when we needed someone to," Williams stated. "Confidence is contagious and Mythius (Houghton) had a... Read more
6d
The Marietta Times
Mary J. Roe, 84, of Marietta, formerly of Waterford, died Sunday, January 31, 2016, at the
Mary J. Roe
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
, 84, of Marietta, formerly of Waterford, died Sunday, January 31, 2016, at the home of her daughter, Fran, in Marietta. She was born March 28, 1931 in Noble County, daughter of James and Rebecca Kirkbride. She was a homemaker. She was... Read more
6d
The Marietta Times
Teacher indicted over affair with studentDennis Riley, 58, of 620 Front St., Marietta, was indicted on three third-degre
Teacher indicted over affair with student
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
Dennis Riley, 58, of 620 Front St., Marietta, was indicted on three third-degree felony counts of sexual battery. The Marietta Police Department investigated reports and information gathered by the school that a 16-year-old female student had been... Read more
6d
The Marietta Times
Warren, Waterford get 1 seedsThe Lady Warriors (13-6) open up tourney play Feb. 10 against the winner of Ath
Warren, Waterford get 1 seeds
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Lady Warriors (13-6) open up tourney play Feb. 10 against the winner of Athens and Gallia Academy in a Division II sectional semifinal. Tip-off is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. at Logan High School. The Lady Wildcats, ranked first overall in Ohio... Read more
6d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local High School Sports RoundupMountain State Christian 88, Wood County Christian 81 (OT) WILLIAMSTOWN - A c
Local High School Sports Roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Mountain State Christian 88, Wood County Christian 81 (OT) WILLIAMSTOWN - A career night from D.J. Spencer wasn't quite enough to lift Wood County Christian to victory over Mountain State Christian Monday. Spencer made 10 3-pointers en route to... Read more
6d
Great Bend Tribune
OTR for February 1, 2016Great Bend Fire/EMS Firefighters made one ambulance run on Friday. There were
OTR for February 1, 2016
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Great Bend Fire/EMS Firefighters made one ambulance run on Friday. There were two fire calls over the weekend. On Friday units responded to a gas leak at 504 Washington St. Upon arrival units found a gas line had been struck by a bucket on a... Read more
7d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Area lock company finds key to success"We do everything a traditional locksmith does," said John Burchett, 50, of Mar
Area lock company finds key to success
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
"We do everything a traditional locksmith does," said John Burchett, 50, of Marietta. "From lock-outs to both residential and commercial locksmithing; full service automotive; safes; master key systems; keyless remotes for cars and chip keys for... Read more
7d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Hundreds turn out for Great Bridal EventHundreds of people were at the bridal show held Sunday at the E.L.I.T.E. Center
Hundreds turn out for Great Bridal Event
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Hundreds of people were at the bridal show held Sunday at the E.L.I.T.E. Center in south Parkersburg. Many prospective brides and grooms came to the event to get ideas for their own weddings, make contacts, sample food, see the latest styles in... Read more
2 related stories
7d
The Marietta Times
Local wrestlers do well at RumbleBelpre High's senior 170-pounder decisioned Madonna's Garrett Cook, 5-4, in his
Local wrestlers do well at Rumble
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
Belpre High's senior 170-pounder decisioned Madonna's Garrett Cook, 5-4, in his second match, and then beat him again decisively with a pin in the consolation finals to place third in his weight class. "I had a lot more energy as the day went on,"... Read more
7d
The Marietta Times
One big bridal party at E.L.I.T.E.Hundreds of people were at the bridal show held Sunday at the the E.L.I.T.E. Ce
One big bridal party at E.L.I.T.E.
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
Hundreds of people were at the bridal show held Sunday at the the E.L.I.T.E. Center in south Parkersburg. Many prospective brides and grooms came to the event to get ideas for their own weddings, make contacts, sample food, see the latest styles in... Read more
2 related stories
8d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Shadyside top team at Bob Zide RumbleBelpre High's senior 170-pounder decisioned Madonna's Garrett Cook, 5-4, in his
Shadyside top team at Bob Zide Rumble
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Belpre High's senior 170-pounder decisioned Madonna's Garrett Cook, 5-4, in his second match, and then beat him again decisively with a pin in the consolation finals to place third in his weight class. "I had a lot more energy as the day went on,"... Read more
9d
The Marietta Times
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta TimesA vehicle being operated by Dave Oliver was stopped for a traffic violation Tue
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta Times
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
A vehicle being operated by Dave Oliver was stopped for a traffic violation Tuesday. The K-9 indicated the presence of narcotics and the vehicle was searched. Gold earrings and a gold tie tack were seized as evidence. The driver advised he had no... Read more
9d
The Marietta Times
Public recordsThe following couples recently picked up marriage licenses from the Washington
Public records
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
The following couples recently picked up marriage licenses from the Washington County Courthouse: Sebastian K. Tait, 22, of Waterford, and Paige A. Pollety, 25, of Waterford; Jan. 25. William R. Shepherd, 71, of Vincent, and Janet L. Clegg, 65, of... Read more
9d
The Marietta Times
Pot, cash stolen in Belpre home robberyBELPRE - Police are looking for four men-one who has been identified - in an ar
Pot, cash stolen in Belpre home robbery
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
BELPRE - Police are looking for four men-one who has been identified - in an armed robbery Thursday night in Belpre where the intruders held at least one resident at knife and gunpoint, the Belpre Police Department said. One of the four intruders... Read more
9d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
City native creates music videosMurray's music video "Snowy Roads," a parody of John Denver's "Country Roads,"
City native creates music videos
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Murray's music video "Snowy Roads," a parody of John Denver's "Country Roads," hit 12,000 views on Thursday, while on Facebook, the video is at almost 25,000 YouTube views since debuting Monday, Murray said this week from Los Angeles, where he and... Read more
10d
The Marietta Times
Bob Zide Rumble set for SaturdayAction is set to get underway in the expected 13-team field at 10 a.m., but def
Bob Zide Rumble set for Saturday
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
Action is set to get underway in the expected 13-team field at 10 a.m., but defending champion Independence will be at Parkersburg's Memorial Fieldhouse competing in the West Virginia Duals on Friday and Saturday. "We're doing the pancake breakfast... Read more
10d
The Marietta Times
School choices: Recent survey says 70% of Americans like the ideaAn American Federation for Children study recently reported 70 percent of Ameri
School choices: Recent survey says 70% of Americans like the idea
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
An American Federation for Children study recently reported 70 percent of Americans were in support of the concept of school choice. Area residents agreed, although some think that "home" public schools are the best choice. "When I was growing up,... Read more
10d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Gary L. BallA memorial service to celebrate the life of will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at the
Gary L. Ball
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
A memorial service to celebrate the life of will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at the Ark Church of Belpre, 214 Stone Road, Belpre (the old bowling alley). Afterward we will continue the celebration with a "potluck" dinner at Gary's favorite... Read more
11d
The Marietta Times
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta TimesThe following suspects were recently processed into the Washington County Jail:
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta Times
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
The following suspects were recently processed into the Washington County Jail: Michael D. Blind, 37, of 1247 Sealy Ridge Road, Vincent, was arrested Monday for probation violation, a misdemeanor. Emma R. Tornes, 19, of 417 Franklin St., Marietta,... Read more
12d
The Marietta Times
Students can accelerate accumulating creditsBy the time she throws her white cap in the air at Warren High School, she will
Students can accelerate accumulating credits
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
By the time she throws her white cap in the air at Warren High School, she will have already earned a whopping 127 college credit hours. "I've wanted to go to medical school since I was 6 years old, so when I found out in about seventh grade that I... Read more
12d
The Marietta Times
Miller, Bedgood power BelpreAfter the visitors jumped out to a quick 7-3 advantage in the opening minutes,
Miller, Bedgood power Belpre
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
After the visitors jumped out to a quick 7-3 advantage in the opening minutes, the Golden Eagles scored on three straight possessions to cut the Lancers' cushion to one, before taking the lead at the 3:23 mark of the first quarter on a Tavian Miller... Read more
12d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Miller, Bedgood lead Belpre to victoryAfter the visitors jumped out to a quick 7-3 advantage in the opening minutes,
Miller, Bedgood lead Belpre to victory
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
After the visitors jumped out to a quick 7-3 advantage in the opening minutes, the Golden Eagles scored on three straight possessions to cut the Lancers' cushion to one, before taking the lead at the 3:23 mark of the first quarter on a Tavian Miller... Read more
13d
Weirton Daily Times
Thekla RobinsonShe was born Dec. 27, 1930, in Jenera, OH, to the late Marion and Vera (Gauss)
Thekla Robinson
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
She was born Dec. 27, 1930, in Jenera, OH, to the late Marion and Vera (Gauss) Wilch. She married Donald F. Robinson on May 24, 1958. Thekla is survived by her daughter, Katherine A. Hamrick (Howard) of Little Hocking, Ohio; son, Donald F. Robinson... Read more
13d
The Marietta Times
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta TimesA patrolman was dispatched Friday to the Car Wash at 1101 Gilman St. to meet wi
Police - MariettaTimes.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Ohio, Community Information - The Marietta Times
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
A patrolman was dispatched Friday to the Car Wash at 1101 Gilman St. to meet with a deputy regarding a computer he found. The deputy advised that he noticed a laptop bag in the trash can that contained a Dell Inspiron 1564 laptop, which was... Read more
13d
The Marietta Times
Farmers needed for Senior Nutrition ProgramThe Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP), a U.S. Department of Agri
Farmers needed for Senior Nutrition Program
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
The Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP), a U.S. Department of Agriculture-sponsored program that provides income-eligible senior citizens with special coupons to buy produce from approved providers, is gearing up for the 2016... Read more
13d
Lisbon Morning Journal
U.S. rep candidate withdrawsMichael D. Davenport of Pomeroy sent the Columbiana County elections board a ha
U.S. rep candidate withdraws
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Michael D. Davenport of Pomeroy sent the Columbiana County elections board a handwritten letter stating he was withdrawing from the March 15 Democratic primary race for the Sixth Congressional District. He gave no reason for his... Read more
2 related stories
More

People in this news