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WTAP Parkersburg
Larry Gale Owens Trial Moves to OctoberUPDATE: 8/31/2015 2:51 PM Arrested in June of 2014 for the murder of Jeffery H
Larry Gale Owens Trial Moves to October
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: 8/31/2015 2:51 PM Arrested in June of 2014 for the murder of Jeffery Hughart, Larry Gale Owens returns to the courtroom Monday. Police say Owens killed Hughart while in a fight, knocking him unconscious. Investigators say Owens admitted to... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Recording Surfaces of Newell encouraging Flowers to leave WV.Updated 8/18/2015 11:45 P.M. Several new recordings surface on what is believe
Recording Surfaces of Newell encouraging Flowers to leave WV.
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 14 days ago
Updated 8/18/2015 11:45 P.M. Several new recordings surface on what is believed to be the website of former Parkersburg Finance Director, Ashley Flowers. The most notable of these being a nearly 24-minute recording of a phone conversation between... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Reward offered for BrandjesProsecutor Jason Wharton said his office and the Parkersburg Police Department
Reward offered for Brandjes
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Prosecutor Jason Wharton said his office and the Parkersburg Police Department have posted $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of Brandjes, who is charged with the July death of Mark Weaver of 2101 43rd St., Parkersburg. Authorities have... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
More Responses Filed To Flowers SuitUpdated: 8/17/2015 5:30 P.M. There's another response to the suit filed by Par
More Responses Filed To Flowers Suit
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 15 days ago
Updated: 8/17/2015 5:30 P.M. There's another response to the suit filed by Parkersburg's former finance director... and another request to dismiss the case. This response comes from the River City News Network, which states Ashley Flowers used the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownUP: To smooth jazz musician and Vienna resident David Wells, for working to org
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
UP: To smooth jazz musician and Vienna resident David Wells, for working to organize the Vienna Rib and Jazz Festival set for Sept 19 at Spencer Park. Proceeds from the festival will benefit the Chocolate Jazz Foundation, to help make music programs... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg officials not interested in marijuana decriminalizationMayor Jimmy Colombo and Police Chief Joe Martin aren't interested. "That will
Parkersburg officials not interested in marijuana decriminalization
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Mayor Jimmy Colombo and Police Chief Joe Martin aren't interested. "That will do nothing but tear more morals from the fabric of society," Martin said. Justin Quinn, who recently moved to Parkersburg, is the communications director for the West... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood BOE approves D.A.R.E. programParkersburg Police Chief Joe Martin gave a brief overview of the program Tuesda
Wood BOE approves D.A.R.E. program
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Parkersburg Police Chief Joe Martin gave a brief overview of the program Tuesday. The Drug Abuse Resistance Education program will be taught in Parkersburg's three middle schools - Edison, Hamilton and VanDevender - by those schools' Prevention... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood BOE to meet TuesdayThe board meets at 6:30 p.m. at the system's 13th and Plum streets offices in P
Wood BOE to meet Tuesday
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
The board meets at 6:30 p.m. at the system's 13th and Plum streets offices in Parkersburg. The meeting is open to the public. The board will receive a presentation by the Parkersburg Police Department on introducing D.A.R.E., Drug Abuse Resistance... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrestPARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for informat
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrest
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 25 days ago
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man accused of killing a Parkersburg man. Media outlets report that the Wood County prosecutor's office and the Parkersburg Police... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrestPARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for informat
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrest
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 25 days ago
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man accused of killing a Parkersburg man. Media outlets report that the Wood County prosecutor's office and the Parkersburg Police... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Reward offered for Brandjes captureWood County Prosecutor Jason Wharton said Thursday the reward for information l
Reward offered for Brandjes capture
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Wood County Prosecutor Jason Wharton said Thursday the reward for information leading to the direct capture of Brandjes was issued by his office and the Parkersburg Police Department. Wharton said there is an active warrant for the arrest of... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Police/Prosecutor Offer Reward for BrandjesUPDATE 8/6/2015 4:30 PM James Robert Brandjes is a wanted fugitive from justic
Police/Prosecutor Offer Reward for Brandjes
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 26 days ago
UPDATE 8/6/2015 4:30 PM James Robert Brandjes is a wanted fugitive from justice. Police say he is accused of the murder of Mark Weaver on July 25th in Parkersburg. Today, the Parkersburg Police Department and Wood County Prosecuting Attorney are... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
New Finance Director Swears InAnother step forward for Parkersburg's city government as it's finance director
New Finance Director Swears In
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 29 days ago
Another step forward for Parkersburg's city government as it's finance director is officially sworn in Monday. Eric Jiles is no stranger to the city of Parkersburg, it's his hometown. He cares about the community, he cares about his new role and the... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Man Sentenced for Parkersburg RobberyUPDATE 8/3/15 12:00 PM One man learns his sentence in Wood County Court for a
Man Sentenced for Parkersburg Robbery
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 29 days ago
UPDATE 8/3/15 12:00 PM One man learns his sentence in Wood County Court for a crime he committed back in September. Joshua Smith had robbed a man living on Oak Street in Parkersburg over a handgun. Police reports show it all got started when Smith... Read more

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