Duke Energy Board Elects Lynn Good as President, Chief Executive Officer
Duke Energy Corp. named Chief Financial Officer Lynn Good to be its next chief executive officer, replacing Jim Rogers , who had agreed to retire as head of the largest U.S. utility owner by the end of the year under an agreement with North Carolina regulators.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Today Congressman John B. Larson introduced the 'Honoring Hometown Heroes Act' in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Student loan rates in limbo
Interest rates on certain kinds of federal loans to college students could double as a result of the latest Washington, D.C., stalemate, but even then, they will likely remain a viable option for many college students, a Marietta College official said.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Media Matters for America
Fox Uses Flawed Data To Continue Campaign Against Obamacare
Fox News used a flawed study to falsely claim that the Affordable Care Act will increase health insurance market premiums by 88 percent in the state of Ohio, ignoring the counter effect of the premium tax credit subsidy and deceptively suggesting that premium increases will affect the state's entire population.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
2 potential 6th District challengers
Former state Rep. Jennifer Garrison of Marietta and state Sen. Lou Gentile, D-Steubenville, both confirmed Tuesday they're considering seeking the 6th District Congressional seat currently occupied by Republican Bill Johnson, a Marietta resident.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
McKinley Re-Introduces Fly Ash Bill, Expects No EPA Opposition
Rep. David B. McKinley re-introduced his bill regarding regulation of coal ash Tuesday, and he suspects the Environmental Protection Agency will support the measure as Congress considers it this time.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Local officials view F-35 cockpit at Constellium
Danny Conroy, far right, of Lockheed Martin talks with Meigs County Commissioner Tim Ihle and vice chairman of the Meigs County Republican Party Bill Spaun, far left, about the changes to the fighter jets with the F-35. United States Congressman for Ohio's Sixth District Bill Johnson tests the F-35 cockpit simulator during Wednesday's event at the ... (more)
Sat Jun 01, 2013
D-Day prayer would be added to World War II Memorial under legislation
The D-Day prayer delivered by President Franklin Roosevelt to the nation would get enshrined at the World War II Memorial in Washington under proposed legislation.
Fri May 31, 2013
Struggling food pantry seeking non-profit status
"God called me and my husband," Candy said. "The massage was clear - to feed them spiritually as well as physically." However, the future of that Harmar food pantry is now in question as the Waites continue to try to get a 501 3 nonprofit status for the facility.
Thu May 30, 2013
Will the Queen reign again?
Legislation has been introduced in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives to restore the exemption to the Safety of Life at Seas Act that allowed the Delta Queen to house overnight guests prior to its expiration in 2008.
Tue May 28, 2013
Herald Star Online
Friendship Park holds services
The Veterans Wall of Honor now stands in semi-completion at the Fort Friendship Museum in Friendship Park, and many visitors gathered Monday to look over the 220 bricks that have been laid in the wall by masons Mike Panepucci and Sam Nardo since the beginning of spring.
Members of Congress Open New Avenues for PAC Money
Rep. Lois Frankel registered her new leadership PAC, Leadership Opportunity Innovation Service PAC , in order to raise funds and contribute to other members and candidates.
Mon May 27, 2013
Kansas City InfoZine
Soldiers Honor Heroes with Flags at Arlington Cemetery
More than 1,300 members of the 3rd U.S. Army Infantry Regiment set flags in front of more than 220,000 headstones, as part of the "Flags In" ceremony held each year before Memorial Day at Arlington.
Wed May 22, 2013
Post office may be named to hono...
Residents honored the sacrifice of Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua Taylor by hanging American flags and lining the streets when his body was brought back to Marietta following his death in a March training exercise.