Tuesday May 14
Commission doles out funds
The Wood County Commission received news Monday that federal grant funds had been approved, but will need to be used by the end of the month or be lost.
Mon May 13, 2013
New retirement community in the ...
The announcement of the Lakeside Landing retirement community will be made during a gathering from 3-5 p.m. today at Grand Pointe Conference Center in Vienna.
Mon May 06, 2013
275 graduate from Wesleyan
The president of West Virginia Wesleyan College's Class of 2013 told her fellow graduates Saturday that she didn't believe she was in any sort of position to give advice on the future.
Sun May 05, 2013
Jackson Dog Park celebrates gran...
After several years of effort and work, the Jackson Dog Park officially opened its gates to area dog owners and their canine companions Sunday with a special grand opening celebration.
Sat May 04, 2013
Children laugh, learn at Kids' Day
The annual Kids' Day program on Saturday offered children the chance to play and learn through crafts and games at the City Park Pavilion in Parkersburg.
Fri May 03, 2013
Former educators share friendship, birthday card decades after meeting
Vienna resident Kathy Hackett said she and her friend Carolyn Martin of Parkersburg met at Martin School in Parkersburg about 30 years ago.
Opinions vary on black bear question
Opinions on what local authorities should have done to the black bear that was wandering in the Jackson Avenue area vary from they should have made efforts to use a tranquilizers to they did the right thing.
Thu May 02, 2013
Blennerhassett Middle School hosts spelling bee
Franklin Angelos of Wood County Christian School spelled walnut in the third round of the spelling bee Thursday among area second- and third-graders at Blennerhassett Middle School.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Antique cars on display at mall carry a story
The Pioneer Antique Auto Club brought a collection of antique vehicles to Grand Central Mall, where they will be displayed today through Sunday.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Bracelets will benefit stadium
Members of the Vienna Baptist Church Crafters have been putting together bracelets and selling them to raise money for the project.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Officials celebrate as Peoples Bank opens Vienna branch
Community members and business leaders joined forces Saturday for the grand opening of the new Peoples Bank branch at 1102 Grand Central Ave.
Train enthusiast goes all natu-rail
Joe Stephens bends two grapevines to demonstrate how they might be used in a botanical train setting.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
UP: To Senior State Trooper Brad Lowe for earning the Superintendent Award, the West Virginia State Police's highest honor.
Shepherd acquitted of 12 felony ...
Christopher Adrian Shepherd, 38, 160 Harvest Drive, Apt. 3, Vienna, was acquitted Thursday by the jury in the court of Judge Jeffrey Reed.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Women's Care Center fundraiser reaches $100K
Women's Care Center raised $105,668 at its annual fundraising banquets on April 18-19 at Grand Pointe Conference Center and The Lafayette Hotel, respectively.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Peoples Bank to celebrate new Vienna office
Peoples Bank will celebrate the grand opening of its sixth Wood County location at 10 a.m. Saturday at 1102 Grand Central Ave.
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Sat Apr 20, 2013
Vienna resident finds cemetery photo
Vienna resident Jeff Smith, 64, local historian, has discovered the only known photograph of the old Spencer Cemetery, found in the personal effects of his late aunt, Mildred R. Sands.
Experts: Time to seed lawns is now
Larry Ohrn, retail manager for Scots Landscape in Vienna, said most grass seed is planted during fall weather to take advantage of the last few days of cold and the spring thaw.
Thu Apr 18, 2013
Leon T. Balderson
He was born Feb. 18, 1930, in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of the late Thomas W. and Leetah Rowand Balderson.