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She was born May 29, 1924, and was the daughter of the late William Warren and Mary Elizabeth Snyder Giffen.
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Chris Wilson of Parkersburg is owner of The League Room, a pool hall at 1739 St. Marys Ave. with a family-friendly atmosphere, which opened Feb. 1. "The League Room is an option to the area for pool players and people who like to shoot billiards and mingle with their friends without having to go to the bar scene," Wilson said.
In less than two weeks, area fight fans will have an opportunity to take in what appears to be a more than solid bout card at Ohio Valley Unviersity's Alumni Gymnasium.
Rudolph's recollections of living in Parkersburg from 1964-84 form the basis of his new book, "Days in Parkersburg, A boy and his family."
With the time change on Sunday morning, residents are reminded to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, too, officials said.
Representatives from Midwest motorcoach companies were in the area this week, taking in attractions that might be interesting to their clients.
At 6:38 p.m. Tuesday, deputies responded to the Davisville residence to investigate a domestic situation where a firearm was discharged, said Sgt.
Authorities located an inmate who escaped from the Parkersburg Correctional Center at Camden Clark Medical Center on Wednesday evening.
The scheduled discussion on the floodplain ordinance and the Biggert-Waters floodplain insurance act in Vienna took a surprising turn Wednesday evening, as those in attendance were more interested in discussing the stormwater maintenance measure known as the rain garden than in discussing floodplain issues.
Gas prices increased by a penny over the past week in West Virginia. AAA East Central says the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas in the state was about $3.55.
With the regular session of the West Virginia Legislature ending this week, lawmakers are working through the remaining bills from the other house before work comes to a close at midnight Saturday.
Tickets remain for the U.S. Air Force Heritage Ramblers, a jazz band performing in a free concert 7:30 p.m. March 15 at the Smoot Theatre.