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  1. Fire departments report successful T-shirt fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Community response has been overwhelming in a T-shirt promotion by the Parkersburg Fire Department to raise money for breast and cervical cancer screenings. Parkersburg, in a friendly competition with the Marietta Fire Department, sold pink T-shirts to raise funds for the West Virginia Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening and the Strecker Cancer Center at Marietta Memorial Hospital, respectively.

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  2. Herb Academy welcomes minor league managerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Marietta Times

    ... his knowledge to area youth beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the facility located on Rayon Drive in Parkersburg. Ellis and Herb Academy owner Ryan Herb played on the same baseball teams at Point Park University in Pittsburgh. "His ...

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  3. Gertrude "Lorraine" BunnerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Gertrude "Lorraine" Bunner, 70, of Brohard, W.Va., passed away on Nov. 19, 2014, at Camden Clark Medical Center, surrounded by her family in prayer. She worked at B.F. Goodrich in Grantsville, several nursing homes in the Parkersburg area, and Teknetix, Inc. She was a member of the Strait Creek Baptist Church.

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  4. Superintendent discusses decision to resign earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Alumni Association. She also served as an adjunct instructor for Marshall University, an active member of the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation, and member/chair of the Mason County Community Foundation where she was awarded "Spirit of the ...

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  5. Gordon Eugene CraigRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He is survived by his mother, Hazel Craig ; companion, Tina Freed; children, Kendra Barber, Janene Scott, and Kalah Duncan; sister-in-law, Dianne Neal; nephews, Jason Craig and Bradley Craig, and six grandchildren. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at Leavitt Funeral Home of Parkersburg.

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  6. Johnny - 5' BumgarnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... -law, Jimmy Dowler, and several aunts and uncles. Services will be Saturday 1 p.m. at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Burial will be at Buffalo Cemetery in Wirt County. Visitation will be Friday 6-8 p.m. and Saturday one hour prior to the service.

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  7. Area academy welcomes MLB guruRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... his knowledge to area youth beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the facility located on Rayon Drive in Parkersburg. Ellis and Herb Academy owner Ryan Herb played on the same baseball teams at Point Park University in Pittsburgh. "His ...

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  8. Groups collecting clothing for needyRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... hats, gloves, scarves and any other type of winter wear at all three of its locations: 809 Division St. in Parkersburg, 1701 Grand Central Ave. in Vienna and 1306 Murdoch Ave. in Parkersburg. Anyone is welcome to donate winter gear, whether members ...

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  9. Three-vehicle crash injures 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Shawver) "The impact knocked the Sanchez vehicle into a Ford F-150 pickup operated by Richard Walters, 56, from Parkersburg," Butcher said. "The pickup spun sideways and was struck by a Chevy Impala driven by Dustin Jarvis, 35, of Parkersburg, which ...

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  10. Superintendent discusses decision to resign earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Alumni Association. She also served as an adjunct instructor for Marshall University, an active member of the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation, and member/chair of the Mason County Community Foundation where she was awarded "Spirit of the ...

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  11. Rt. 50 crash injures residentRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Tyler Star News

    On Monday, Trooper S. S. Michael, of the Parkersburg Detachment of the West Virginia State Police, discovered, near the 11.0 mile marker, a Chevrolet Cavalier in the eastbound lane which appeared to have rolled several times, causing both occupants to be ejected. Through the course of his investigation, Trooper Michael determined that the vehicle had originally been traveling westbound before losing control.

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  12. Record setting (cold) morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | West Virginia Metro

    ... 15 for Nov. 19 that was set in 1903 and tied in1951. Low temperature records also fell in Beckley (9 degrees), Parkersburg (13 degrees), Elkins (12 degrees) and Snowshoe (-1 degree) according to the NWS office in Charleston. It was 15 degrees in ...

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  13. Salvation ArmyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... are planning to assist 1,000 children this season," said Lt. Sharon Autry, co-commander of the Salvation Army of Parkersburg. So many in our region are blessed enough not to even fully comprehend what the help of organizations like the Salvation ...

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  14. Richard "Rick" AyersRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born March 9, 1944, in Wood County, W.Va., the son of the late John Douglas and Beatrice Pennybacker Ayers. He is survived by his wife, Sherry Diane Ayers; three daughters, Kami Lake Astorg of Vienna, Susan Bartholow of Raleigh, N.C., and Tanya Monroe of Parkersburg; one son, Robert Ayers of Vienna; one sister, Penny Mollendick of Vienna; one brother, Steve Ayers of Parkersburg; grandchildren, Rick and Megan Ayers, Seve, Tyler, Cale, and Cameron Astorg, Reed and Lauren Gonzalez, Ann Archer, Brooke Poling, and Randall Arbogast; and six great-grandchildren.

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  15. Council revisits Avery Street voteRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Reversing a decision it made nearly two weeks ago, Parkersburg City Council voted Tuesday to revisit the issue of property along Avery Street adjacent to the Quincy Hill steps and this time approved the resolution which failed at that meeting. At its Nov. 6 meeting, 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 above Avery Street to the Urban Renewal Authority.

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  16. Two dead in separate incidentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Fork Road where a vehicle had apparently driven into a pond, Baylous said. The body of Malcom Morehead, 62, Parkersburg, was found floating in the pond by the property owner, Shane Hogue, Baylous said. The body was sent to the state medical examiner ...

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  17. Green Meet and EatRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Green Meet & Eat will be 5-8 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Point Park Marketplace at 113 Ann St. in downtown Parkersburg. The event will promote sustainable living by highlighting local growers, restaurants and foodies in conjunction with the Fridays-at-Five series at the marketplace.

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  18. Vehicle driven into pond; Parkersburg man deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | West Virginia Metro

    The body of a Parkersburg man was found in a car that had been driven into a pond in Ritchie County Monday. State police said no foul play is suspected in the death of Malcom Moorehead, 62, but they want to know what caused him to crash the vehicle.

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  19. Rollover crash claims life in Wood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | West Virginia Metro

    ... lost control and both women were thrown from the overturning vehicle. Investigators said Lockhart died at a Parkersburg hospital and Knighten was eventually transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital. Her condition was not immediately known Tuesday. We ...

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  20. NWS: Cold will keep comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | West Virginia Metro

    "We're still in the cold pattern right on through the work week," said Ken Batty, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Charleston, of the forecast. Teens were reported in cities like Morgantown, Charleston, Huntington and Parkersburg while, in parts of the Eastern Mountain counties, temperatures dipped into the single digits.

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