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  1. Workshop shows new ways to process and preserve meatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Processing a deer and learning new ways to preserve and prepare the meat were part of the first Venison 101, a workshop sponsored by the West Virginia University Extension Service and the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources at Parkersburg South High School. J.J. Barrett, agriculture extension agent with the WVU Extension Service, said the Venison 101 program covered food safety for hunters and others who want to use venison for food, hunting and deer management.

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  2. Coldwater Creek materials to be sold SaturdayRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A sale will be taking place Saturday to get rid of a number of items still left at the Coldwater Creek facility in Parkersburg. The sale will be conducted from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the former Coldwater Creek Clearance Center at Pettyville.

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  3. Nedeff recalled for work overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She shared her love of the United States and foreign countries with family members, who remember her kindness and passion for travel and an international career. Nedeff, who returned to her hometown of Parkersburg in 2008 from Washington, D.C., passed away on Nov. 5 at the age of 82. Photo Provided Roma Nedeff receives a certificate from Ambassador William Robert Casey Jr. at the American Embassy in Niamey, Niger, on Dec. 9, 1983.

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  4. Museum display takes a global look at ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Cultures and traditions from various parts of the world were shown off Sunday as the Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History kicked off the Christmas season with its annual Trees of Our Heritage event and open house. The museum, located at 137 Juliana St. in downtown Parkersburg, was adorned with decorated trees reflecting the cultures of numerous countries as well as the United States and West Virginia specifically, said Pam Salisbury, event coordinator for Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park.

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  5. Alma Irene MyersRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... two great-grandchildren, Christopher Myers and Lauren Myers. Also surviving are her brother, Larry Doherty of Parkersburg; and two sisters, Evelyn Powell of Terra Alta, W.Va., and Linda Drain of Parkersburg. She was preceded in death by her parents; ...

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  6. James BlosserRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

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  7. Norma Jean DentRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Norma was a 1963 graduate of Parkersburg High School and retired from United Bank after 35 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and her flowers, crocheting and BINGO.

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  8. Stephen E. BlosserRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Stephen E. Blosser, 65, of Marietta, Ohio, departed this earth into the arms of our Eternal Father, on Nov. 12, 2014. He was born on July 9, 1949, in Parkersburg, the son of the late Roy E. and Hettie V. Nichols Blosser.

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  9. Art Center debuts group exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Harrington Weihl, of Marietta, view some of the artwork on display during an opening reception Saturday at the Parkersburg Art Center. The exhibits will be on display through Dec. 31. The art center often features large group shows, like the annual ...

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  10. Family research exploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Getting started on researching a family background was the subject of the second annual Mid-Ohio Valley Genealogy Seminar on Saturday at the Parkersburg/Wood County Public Library. Ted Cox, president of the Capt.

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  11. Creating a Purse: part one, a planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... e business of getting the purse out of my mind and into actual existence. Gretchen Richards is a reporter at The Parkersburg News and Sentinel. She is a fifth-generation artisan and skilled in multiple art forms.

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  12. To Do list continues to run on this timeRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... call us at 304-422-3588, email us at info@movchamber.org , or stop by the Chamber office at 409 Market Street in Parkersburg. Jill Parsons, MBA is the President/CEO of the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley. Email: jparsons@movchamber.org

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  13. American Sampler Craft ShowRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The 26th annual American Sampler Craft Show will be 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov. 19 at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. The event will be held in the Multi-Purpose room.

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  14. Saturday's cold sets recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | West Virginia Metro

    ... In Charleston, it was also that cold in 1920 and 1969. In Huntington, the low dipped to 17 in 1900 and 1920. Parkersburg, 15 degrees, and Clarksburg, 17 degrees, set record lows Saturday. The Parkersburg low broke the previous record of 16 degrees ...

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  15. Robert Quentin WyattRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Recordpub.com

    ... 12, 2014 at 96 years old. He was born July 18, 1918 in Akron, OH. His parents were Hattie and Azel Wyatt from Parkersburg, W.VA. Beatrice Black and Elizabeth Natzke were his sisters, also preceding him in death. He was married to his high school ...

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  16. Artist Show and Holiday SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... and artists. Photo by Jackie Runion Marietta resident Karen Lines examines a torch-fired enamel skirt made by Parkersburg artist Shelley Gorrell on display at the 2014 Local Artist Show and Holiday Sale at the Lafayette Hotel. Photo by Jackie Runion ...

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  17. Non-profit organizations receive grant fundingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... with grocery vouchers and mileage reimbursement to healthcare appointments. * Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department; Parkersburg - $60,000 over two years to support general operations for the Oral Health Program. * OhioHealth O'Bleness Hospital; Athens ...

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  18. Parkersburg Red Wings slate holiday showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A Christmas show was so popular last year the Parkersburg High School Red Wing Dance Team is doing it again, an organizer said. The support and donations from the community were tremendous, said Kim Griffey, coach and director of the famed dance team.

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  19. Home rule proposals to be heard TuesdayRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... at the start of council meetings, a public hearing will be held on the first two ordinances proposed after Parkersburg was accepted into the state's municipal home rule program. One would establish a 1 percent sales tax in the city and the other ...

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  20. Brown to reconsider property voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The question of whether to sell a piece of downtown property some believe should be part of Quincy Hill Park apparently isn't settled yet. At its Nov. 6 meeting, Parkersburg City Council voted 5-4 against the second reading of an ordinance to transfer a 25-by-125-foot parcel next to the Quincy Hill steps to the Urban Renewal Authority.

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