Wednesday Jul 23
Recent events have showed law enforcement officers in our area do not exactly have cushy jobs.
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Silver Airways chosen for new Williamstown flights
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Williamstown approves Graham as police chief
Wood County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Shawn Graham was unanimously approved as the new police chief during a special city council meeting Monday.
Ex-'Buckwild' cast member arrested in Rockport
Ashley Nichole Whitt, 22, of Charleston, was charged with grand larceny auto, along with 34-year-old Zanesville resident Wade Robert Mitchell.
John Barnette, 18, of 1723 Forest Hills Drive, Vienna, W.Va., was arrested Sunday for underage consumption of alcohol, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct by intoxication.
Times past July 12-13
The new Valley Gem will be sidelined at least three days after the sternwheeler's wheel fell of Tuesday afternoon during a passenger trip on the Ohio River.
A community music workshop for children in second to sixth grade will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily July 21-24 at the First Presbyterian Church in Williamstown.
Williamstown swears in mayor, council members
Mayor Jean Ford was sworn in for her ninth two-year term and Councilmen Marty Seufer and Ron Erb were sworn in for new four-years terms.
Smith helps restore cemeteries
For his countless hours of selfless commitment to the restoration and preservation of Wood County's rural - and many times forgotten - cemeteries, Jeff Smith has been nominated as a Gem of the Valley.
Bonsai Club Bonanza
Before taking up the Chinese and Japanese art of growing and shaping miniature trees, the Williamstown resident liked to plant full-sized trees in his backyard.