Area's top speller ready for D.C. challenge
Next week, Williamstown High School eighth-grader Iram Kingson will compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the second time, but she can only rely so much on her experience.
Wed May 15, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Fenton Art Glass seeks donations to catalog moulds
WILLIAMSTOWN, W.Va. -- Fenton Art Glass is using Kickstarter to raise money to create an online catalog of the company's glassmaking moulds.
Wed May 08, 2013
Williamstown officials ponder new elementary school
City council and officials were asked Tuesday for suggestions as to where they believe a new elementary school should be located.
Fri May 03, 2013
Robert "Bob" Gessner
Robert E. "Bob" Gessner, 82, of St. Marys, W.Va., passed away May 1, 2013, at the Marietta Memorial Hospital in Marietta, Ohio, surrounded by his loving family.
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.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Everyone's a Winner in Williamstown Races
It was an uneventful town election day on Tuesday, with all of the candidates on the ballot easily winning their non-races. Jane Patton won a seat on the Board of Selectmen, which also will see the return of incumbent Ronald Turbin.
Williamstown plants tree for Arbor Day
The city Tuesday marked its 29th straight year as a member of Tree City USA, the longest consecutive period for any city in West Virginia.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Teens gear up for prom
The steady stream of tuxedo fittings at the Workingman's Store in Marietta has kept owner David Schramm and his employees constantly busy, he said.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Solar power shining brighter in MOV
In an area historically dominated by oil and natural gas, solar power is making gains in the Mid-Ohio Valley.
DAR gives $10K to Henderson Hall
"Isn't that wonderful," said Dave McKain, curator and director of the 19th century mansion located south of Williamstown on River Road off West Virginia 14.
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.