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  1. Warren boys take 1st place at Erickson InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Here Friday night at Stadium Field, Parkersburg South's Evan DeGraef established a new Camden Clark/Erickson Invitational meet record in the high jump while the team titles went to the Warren boys and the Parkersburg Big Red girls. Parkersburg Catholic's Alexis Saunders was the only girl to capture three events, which led to her winning high-point honors with 30.25.

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  2. Relay for Life to see changes May 16Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    The 2015 Wood County Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society is making changes to the format for this year's event on May 16. Instead of holding everything at City Park, the traditional Survivors Dinner will be held earlier in the week at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, said Susie Warman, Relay for Life specialist with the Parkersburg chapter of the ACS. In addition, the Relay itself is moving from an overnight event - running from Friday evening until Saturday afternoon - to an all-day event from noon to midnight on May 16 at City Park, she said.

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  3. Hearing Monday on proposed land line fee increaseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... state police, Department of Natural Resources, Public Service, Home Confinement and West Virginia University at Parkersburg, Woodyard said. In 2011-2012 the land line 911 fee generated $798,277 and the cell fee raised $1,106,817; in 2013-2014 the ...

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  4. CASA sees rising caseloadRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    At the same time the nonprofit Voices for Children Court Appointed Special Advocate Program is seeing the number and severity of cases increasing, operational costs are going up and financial resources are not keeping pace. The local CASA program, headquartered in downtown Parkersburg serves Wood and four neighboring counties.

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  5. Big Red netters sweep PatriotsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Despite missing a key player from each of the boys and girls squads, Pam Reeves and her Parkersburg tennis teams once again defeated crosstown Parkersburg South at Erickson All-Sports Facility on Friday, losing only the two forfeited matches in the process. No. 2 boys singles player Rhone Thrash and No.

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  6. PHS girls victoriousRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Here Friday night at Stadium Field, Parkersburg South's Evan DeGraef established a new Camden Clark/Erickson Invitational meet record in the high jump while the team titles went to the Warren boys and the Parkersburg Big Red girls. Parkersburg Catholic's Alexis Saunders was the only girl to capture three events, which led to her winning high-point honors with 30.25.

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  7. Lonnie E. Hapney Sr.Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born at Pond Gap, W.Va., on April 20, 1931, and was the son of the late Lemon Harrison and Julua Ann Roupe Hapney. Survivors include his three sons, Lonnie Hapney Jr. of Greer, S.C., Jerry Hapney of Parkersburg and Randy Hapney of Coolville; a daughter, June Williams of Parkersburg; nine grandchildren, Randy Hapney Jr., Jennifer Burch, Jared Hapney, Kristina Hapney, Erik Hapney, Josh Hapney, Julia Hapney, Travis Hapney and Ryan Williams; and six great grandchldren, Brittany, Morgan, Gretchen, Olivia, Nathan and Eleni Sue.

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  8. Encounter leads to heroic giftRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    The transplant will allow Oesterle, 63, of Parkersburg to live without undergoing kidney dialysis three days a week, as he has since October. His two failing kidneys will remain in his body with the new kidney, which will sit near the bladder.

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  9. Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... continue over the summer, though it may interfere with the track season. UP: To another round of funding for the Parkersburg Homecoming Festival - Aug. 14-16 this year. "It's a big deal to have the state's support," said Homecoming President Sherry ...

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  10. Backwoods Revivals - Stillwell UnionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Seventh service of the Backwoods Revivals will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, April 27th at Stillwell Union Baptist Church located at 2762 Stillwell Rd off of Farrow Hill Rd off of Old US 50/Murpheytown Rd off route 50 east of Parkersburg. Find us on Facebook at and look at our EVENTS section.

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  11. Parkersburg YMCA Healthy Kids DayRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    As part of a commitment to addressing critical gaps in health and education, the Parkersburg YMCA is kicking off Healthy Kids Day to encourage kids to stay physically and intellectually active over the summer.

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  12. Dada s early return surprises teen at Capitol ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KCRG

    Erin Murphy/Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau U.S. Army Iowa National Guard Staff Sgt. James Frey and daughter Samantha Frey of Parkersburg speak with reporters after James surprised Samantha on Friday at the state Capitol.

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  13. Souths Koreski signs with OVURead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - Tyler Koreski has earned many accolades during his Parkersburg South wrestling stint, including the 2015 195-pound West ...

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  14. Big Reds earn season split beat SouthRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - After suffering a home loss in which Parkersburg surrendered 11 runs to visiting Parkersburg South on April 1, the Big Reds ...

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  15. 'Build a Fund ... for Your Community' challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Point Pleasant Register

    The Mason County Community Foundation , an affiliate of the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation, has partnered with community matching sponsors to offer a unique challenge opportunity to Build a Fundfor Your Community. This challenge program encourages donors to build permanent local funds to improve the community.

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  16. Big Reds earn season split, beat SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    After suffering a home loss in which Parkersburg surrendered 11 runs to visiting Parkersburg South on April 1, the Big Reds returned the favor on Thursday night, flipping the script for 11 runs of their own in an 11-4 victory over the Patriots at Hank Greenburg Field. All but one player for Parkersburg scored at least one run, while six of the nine hitters recorded RBIs in the contest.

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  17. Danny R. HigginsRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Danny R. Higgins, 77, of St. Marys, W.Va., passed away, April 22, 2015, at the Camden Clark Medical Center in Parkersburg. He was born Oct. 31, 1937, in St. Marys, W.Va., a son of the late William "Bun" and Cora Mercer Higgins.

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  18. Mary Katherine "Kit" GoetemannRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... married Gerald B. "Gerry" Goetemann of St. Louis, Mo. She was a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Parkersburg, where she was very involved in the ministry to the poor. She served as one of the coordinators of the parish's Intercessory ...

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  19. Benefit raises $22K for Oil and Gas MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Members of the oil and gas industry raised around $22,000 Thursday evening for the Oil and Gas Museum in Parkersburg. The Michael Late Benedum Chapter of the American Association of Professional Landmen held a benefit dinner at the Parkersburg Art Center to help with the continual maintenance and enhancement of the museum at 119 Third St. The evening also was to honor the late David McKain, who passed away in August.

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  20. Parkersburg South snaps skidRead the original story

    Thursday | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - Down 6-0 to visiting Fort Frye after just an inning and a half Wednesday night at Hank Greenburg Field, Parkersburg South ...

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