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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Confederate flag displays prompt mixed reaction"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Mariett
Confederate flag displays prompt mixed reaction
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Marietta. "Both young and old people are flying it because it's a part of our country's history. It's a representation of a whole group of people who fought and died just like... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Steele ready to lead GlenvilleI'm sure everyone is excited for the start of West Virginia University's campai
Steele ready to lead Glenville
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
I'm sure everyone is excited for the start of West Virginia University's campaign as the Mountaineers welcome in the Eagles of Georgia Southern at 7:30 p.m. Saturday inside Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium. Along with WVU, fellow Division I... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Landscaping at Veterans WalkLetters to the editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage
Landscaping at Veterans Walk
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Letters to the editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage you to share it with our readers by writing a Letter to the Editor. Submit your letter online with our Virtual Newsroom. Parkersburg News and Sentinel Thank you,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Area baseball beat: Dustin Pedroia has a handle on unconventional batBaseball players are superstitious and don’t adapt well to change. So the idea
Area baseball beat: Dustin Pedroia has a handle on unconventional bat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Baseball players are superstitious and don’t adapt well to change. So the idea of using a bat with a knob resembling an ax handle will take time to gain acceptance. But for one major leaguer, the Axe Bat has been the answer to years of hand and... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Rebel flag: Symbol of history or hate?"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Mariett
Rebel flag: Symbol of history or hate?
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Marietta. "Both young and old people are flying it because it's a part of our country's history. It's a representation of a whole group of people who fought and died just like... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Social Justice Speaker Series returns MondayDoerflinger will speak on "The Paradox of Food Insecurity in a Culture of Overa
Social Justice Speaker Series returns Monday
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Doerflinger will speak on "The Paradox of Food Insecurity in a Culture of Overabundance." Doerflinger, director of the college's honors program, is a psychobiologist interested in the physiological and behavioral mechanisms underlying food... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownUP: To a pilot program at Fairplains Elementary School that will help teachers
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
UP: To a pilot program at Fairplains Elementary School that will help teachers and administrators identify and assist students who are dealing with trauma outside school. The Trauma Informed Elementary Schools program will provide training that could... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Locals work, travel far and wideTwo local families took their vacations a bit farther this summer. The Rev. Mi
Locals work, travel far and wide
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Two local families took their vacations a bit farther this summer. The Rev. Mike and Carol Seely of Vienna spent two weeks in France this month participating in the World Masters Athletics Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Lyon and touring... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio oil, gas drilling robust in second quarter Activity could slip if prices remain low Ohio oil and gas production continue
Ohio oil, gas drilling robust in second quarter
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Activity could slip if prices remain low Ohio oil and gas production continues to grow to record levels despite warnings that sharply falling oil prices will cause the industry to decline. Concerns... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
’Jackets will take on TylerTCHS head coach Ryan Walton's gang will invade Wood County for a 7 p.m. Friday
’Jackets will take on Tyler
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
TCHS head coach Ryan Walton's gang will invade Wood County for a 7 p.m. Friday Little Kanawha Conference affair. "I think they will try to see if they can run right at us and then fake that and go outside," admitted Yellowjacket head coach Terry... Read more
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The Marietta Times
The Rev. Dr. Virginia FordhamThe Rev. Dr. Virginia J. Fordham, 89, of Marietta passed away Aug. 24, 2015, at
The Rev. Dr. Virginia Fordham
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Rev. Dr. Virginia J. Fordham, 89, of Marietta passed away Aug. 24, 2015, at Harmar Place. She was born in Marietta, the daughter of Harlan and Irene (Hawkins) Fordham of Marietta. She was called to the Christian ministry. Her extensive... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Shannah HenslerShannah L. Hensler, 60, of Marietta passed away at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015
Shannah Hensler
The Marietta Times / Posted 6 days ago
Shannah L. Hensler, 60, of Marietta passed away at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at Ohio State Medical Center in Columbus. She was born May 31, 1955, in Nelsonville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Dallas Clayton and Barbara Ann Swadley... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
QB’s grace the coverOnly two days remain until the annual preseason football guide appears in The P
QB’s grace the cover
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Only two days remain until the annual preseason football guide appears in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel. Newspaper carriers loathe this time of year when each newspaper contains another 176 pages chock full of football previews and features for... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Safety Tips for Marietta College StudentsMarietta College students returned back to the classroom Monday, but it's not j
Safety Tips for Marietta College Students
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 7 days ago
Marietta College students returned back to the classroom Monday, but it's not just about academic learning, it's also about safety. Marietta College has 5 emergency towers throughout campus and emergency pads in every building for anyone in need of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Drones help imaginations, new marketing ideas take flightThe mini-robotic hovering cameras have become increasingly popular for private
Drones help imaginations, new marketing ideas take flight
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
The mini-robotic hovering cameras have become increasingly popular for private consumers within recent years with companies across the globe claiming more than 10,000 individual sales per year. The draw to the private flying robot is both the unique... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Grace Weinstock. 102Grace Weinstock, 102, formerly of Vincent, Ohio, died in Minnesota on Aug. 19,
Grace Weinstock. 102
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
Grace Weinstock, 102, formerly of Vincent, Ohio, died in Minnesota on Aug. 19, 2015. She was born April 30, 1913, in Deucher, Ohio, (now New Matamoras) to the late Daisie Hille Whyte and George Whyte. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Neil... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Something in the airThe mini-robotic hovering cameras have become increasingly popular for private
Something in the air
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
The mini-robotic hovering cameras have become increasingly popular for private consumers within recent years with companies across the globe claiming more than 10,000 individual sales per year. The draw to the private flying robot is both the unique... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Operation Respect Coming to MariettaBullying is something that happens far too often in schools and one organizatio
Operation Respect Coming to Marietta
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 10 days ago
Bullying is something that happens far too often in schools and one organization is coming to the Mid-Ohio Valley in an effort to change that... Operation Respect will be holding a series of workshops in Marietta next month called "Don't Laugh At... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta College one big family on football fieldRelief. Welcome relief for the Pioneer players and coaching staff from a hot, h
Marietta College one big family on football field
The Marietta Times / Posted 10 days ago
Relief. Welcome relief for the Pioneer players and coaching staff from a hot, humid August. "Today was great weather," said third-year MC head coach Andy Waddle. "Yesterday were were out here, and it was in the upper 80s and humid. "Today it was... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Report: July 2015 Is Hottest Month on RecordExperts say 2015 is shaping up to be the hottest year ever. The first seven mo
Report: July 2015 Is Hottest Month on Record
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 11 days ago
Experts say 2015 is shaping up to be the hottest year ever. The first seven months of this year are the hottest January-to-July span on record. And July was the hottest month, globally on record. The average temperature for July was 61.86°... Read more
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The Marietta Times
GPS? Not for ExploreETTA students"It's a good way for college students to get into the city," said senior and co
GPS? Not for ExploreETTA students
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
"It's a good way for college students to get into the city," said senior and community advisor Justin McGinnis, 22, of the new aspect of freshmen orientation. "Plus it's a more positive first experience downtown than a night at a bar. It makes our... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Peter HoganPeter Edward Hogan's loving wife announces his death, Aug. 18, 2015. He was bo
Peter Hogan
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
Peter Edward Hogan's loving wife announces his death, Aug. 18, 2015. He was born April 14, 1943, in Milford, Massachusetts, a son of the late William James and Edith Short Hogan Sr. Pete was a graduate of Westborough High School, earned a BS degree... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Students tour downtown Marietta"It's a good way for college students to get into the city," said senior and co
Students tour downtown Marietta
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
"It's a good way for college students to get into the city," said senior and community adviser Justin McGinnis, 22, of the new aspect of freshmen orientation. "Plus it's a more positive first experience downtown than a night at a bar. It makes our... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Marietta College Freshmen Have Opportunity to 'ExploreETTA'Marietta College's newest Pioneers had the chance to explore the city today dur
Marietta College Freshmen Have Opportunity to 'ExploreETTA'
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 12 days ago
Marietta College's newest Pioneers had the chance to explore the city today during an event appropriately called ExploreETTA. The Class of 2019 had the chance to explore shops on Front Street, try Marietta Brewing Company's Root Beer and even meet... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Marietta College's Esbenshade Series opens 35th year with David Grusky on Sept. 14MARIETTA — The Frederica G. Esbenshade Series at Marietta College has brought t
Marietta College's Esbenshade Series opens 35th year with David Grusky on Sept. 14
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 12 days ago
MARIETTA — The Frederica G. Esbenshade Series at Marietta College has brought the Mid-Ohio Valley inspiring and engaging entertainment for 35 years. That tradition will continue during the 2015-16 academic year with five outstanding performances on... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Sue BeaverSue J. Beaver, 68, of Clark Street in Marietta, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2
Sue Beaver
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
Sue J. Beaver, 68, of Clark Street in Marietta, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2015, at her home. She was born Aug. 27, 1946, in Marietta, to Jack R. and Lena Johnson Beaver. She was a graduate of Marietta High School and Marietta College and had... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Oil Price Decline Could Affect the Mid-Ohio ValleyAccording to a CNBC survey, crude oil prices in the U.S. are expected to drop t
Oil Price Decline Could Affect the Mid-Ohio Valley
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 13 days ago
According to a CNBC survey, crude oil prices in the U.S. are expected to drop to as low as 30 dollars per barrel. The U.S. oil industry is booming, producing 10 million barrels of oil every day. "We've been so successful drilling and completing... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Theater progressThe theater, originally built in May of 1911, has been closed for roughly two d
Theater progress
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
The theater, originally built in May of 1911, has been closed for roughly two decades. It is set to unlock its doors with a red carpet-style grand opening this January, but before that first full look inside for the pubic, a director must be hired... Read more
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The Times Leader
Unsung heroWith a husband, three boys, and a job, the 36-year-old has a lot on her plate.
Unsung hero
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
With a husband, three boys, and a job, the 36-year-old has a lot on her plate. But she always has time for Robin Blake and her family. Abby and Robin grew up together in Cadiz. They lived just a few houses apart. Through the years, their... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Welcome studentsThe transition from high school to college can be a bit daunting, but Marietta
Welcome students
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
The transition from high school to college can be a bit daunting, but Marietta College knows how to help make that experience a smooth and memorable one. Butler Street was swarming with activity Sunday morning as students and their families,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Students moving in at Marietta CollegeThe transition from high school to college can be a bit daunting, but Marietta
Students moving in at Marietta College
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
The transition from high school to college can be a bit daunting, but Marietta College knows how to help make that experience a smooth and memorable one. Butler Street was swarming with activity Sunday morning as students and their families,... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Move-In Day at Marietta CollegeAn exciting day on the campus of Marietta College as the freshmen class moves i
Move-In Day at Marietta College
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 15 days ago
An exciting day on the campus of Marietta College as the freshmen class moves into their assigned dorms. Most of the Class Of 2019 arrived on campus Sunday to begin their journey as Pioneers. This year's freshmen class has 350 students all hoping... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Legendary football coach Jim Bradley influenced thousands on and off fieldLAS CRUCES >> Roughly two weeks before the Mayfield High School football
Legendary football coach Jim Bradley influenced thousands on and off field
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 17 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Roughly two weeks before the Mayfield High School football team kicks off its 50th season, the greatest Trojan of them all has died. New Mexico Hall of Fame coach Jim Bradley Sr. died Wednesday evening at the age of 82. He is... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Jerry Brock DayThe Marietta Times Former Marietta High soccer coach Jerry Brock speaks during
Jerry Brock Day
The Marietta Times / Posted 21 days ago
The Marietta Times Former Marietta High soccer coach Jerry Brock speaks during the dedication of the soccer pitch in his honor Saturday night. DEVOLA - Jerry Brock was the man of the hour - of the day. On Saturday night, the Marietta attorney and... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Internship helps communityYoung interned at the Marietta Community Foundation in a public relations posit
Internship helps community
The Marietta Times / Posted 21 days ago
Young interned at the Marietta Community Foundation in a public relations position. Through her internship she said she's been able to help not just one aspect of the community but has been able to shine light on many. Young is going into her... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Marietta College makes Princeton Review’s Best Colleges RankingsMARIETTA — Princeton Review’s 2016 issue of The Best 380 Colleges includes Mari
Marietta College makes Princeton Review’s Best Colleges Rankings
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 24 days ago
MARIETTA — Princeton Review’s 2016 issue of The Best 380 Colleges includes Marietta College among the best Midwestern colleges. The new listings were released earlier this week. The nationally known education services company recommends Marietta as... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Pios picked 9th in media, coaches pollThe Pioneers were picked to finish ninth in the preseason OAC polls by the leag
Pios picked 9th in media, coaches poll
The Marietta Times / Posted 26 days ago
The Pioneers were picked to finish ninth in the preseason OAC polls by the league's coaches and media. Mount Union, the reigning Division III runner-up, was picked first in both polls. The polls usually reflect a team's performance from the prior... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Marietta picked 9th in OACThe Pioneers were picked to finish ninth in the preseason OAC polls by the leag
Marietta picked 9th in OAC
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The Pioneers were picked to finish ninth in the preseason OAC polls by the league's coaches and media. Mount Union, the reigning Division III runner-up, was picked first in both polls. The polls usually reflect a team's performance from the prior... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Marietta College connecting freshman class with city during first ExplorETTAMARIETTA — Marietta College officials have added a new twist to Orientation Wee
Marietta College connecting freshman class with city during first ExplorETTA
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA — Marietta College officials have added a new twist to Orientation Week that is designed to connect the Class of 2019 with the community at large. From 1to 5 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 19, a majority of the members of the freshman class — which... Read more
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TribLIVE
Waynesburg senior Sappie enters second year as starting centerNik Sappie knows the responsibility that will be on his shoulders this season.
Waynesburg senior Sappie enters second year as starting center
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
Nik Sappie knows the responsibility that will be on his shoulders this season. The Waynesburg senior is entering his third season starting on the Yellowjackets' offensive line — his second at center. With several graduations from last season's line,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Davis to play football at MCThe 2015 Marietta High graduate will be getting an opportunity to realize that
Davis to play football at MC
The Marietta Times / Posted a month ago
The 2015 Marietta High graduate will be getting an opportunity to realize that dream when he suits up for the Marietta College Pioneers this upcoming fall. "Marietta College is local, and I love Marietta," said the 5-foot-9, 190-pound Davis. "And,... Read more

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