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  1. Hometown band to play Apple Butter for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... That's where he became hooked on the traditional music of the Appalachians. "My grandfather was a musician in Parkersburg," Ashby said. "We'd go visit and he'd have a barn dance or somewhere to play. We'd go along, and it grabbed me." Ashby began ...

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  2. PHS girls blank Ripley 5-0 on Senior NightRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - Rylee Boggess scored two goals, Halie Hill had two assists, and Parkersburg High seniors Jess Rogers and Dani McCay combined ...

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  3. Shirt sale helps fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Marietta Times

    Whether living in Marietta or Parkersburg, residents can get in on a good cause and help out their respective fire departments in a friendly competition through October. Marietta firefighter Eric Moore said the Strecker Cancer Center will get 100 percent of the proceeds made on each $15 shirt.

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  4. Area golfers in contentionRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... received an 81 from Cole Moore and an 87 from Caleb Moore. Also turning in a steady round of 77 in Class AAA was Parkersburg senior Austin Davis, who is tied with Wheeling Park's Dylan Wojcik and Jacob Nickell for second place. Carding the low round ...

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  5. City targeting panhandlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    While efforts are under way to settle a lawsuit over a previous panhandling ordinance, Mayor Bob Newell is initiating new proposals to discourage the practice in Parkersburg. Last week, the mayor had signs placed at the railroad trestle at Sixth and Ann streets, the island at the Memorial Bridge approach and near Wal-mart in south Parkersburg reading: "Please do not contribute to the drug & alcohol problem by giving to panhandlers."

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  6. John Michael McDanielRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    John Michael McDaniel, 45, of Parkersburg, passed away Oct. 6, 2014, at his residence, due to an apparent heart attack. He was a 1988 graduate of Parkersburg High School, he loved dirt bikes and cross country ATV racing where he competed in the Mid-Atlantic Hare Scramble Series through 2006.

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  7. James KaloRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    James Kalo, 85, of Parkersburg, lost his extended battle with Parkinson's Disease on the morning of Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. Jim was born Nov. 15, 1928, in Morgantown, W.Va., youngest son of the late Joseph and Rosalia Kalo, both immigrants from Novaj, Hungary.

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  8. Ireta B. GatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    She was born in Parkersburg on Aug. 24, 1936, a daughter of the late Raymond Victor and Madeline Beatrice Swearingen Headlee. Ireta had worked for Lee Middleton Dolls for nine years, and then as a receptionist for the Vienna Police Department.

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  9. Home RuleRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Parkersburg and Vienna were granted home rule this week, and while changes will not be evident immediately, the results could be significant for citizens and city government alike. Though it will likely be several months before shoppers in either municipality notice an additional 1 percent sales tax increase, or utility company customers see any reduction in their monthly bills from passed along savings when those companies have their B&O taxes cut, both fiscal adjustments are now on the way.

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  10. Art center raises over $750KRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Parkersburg Art Center has taken a major step in ensuring it will be around for a long time to come. Many supporters of the art center, local elected officials and others gathered at the center Thursday evening to commemorate the successful completion of the 2011-2014 Capital Campaign.

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  11. Home Rule To 16 CitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Intelligencer

    The cities were announced in Bridgeport during a meeting of the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board. The 16 cities are Bluefield, Buckhannon, Charles Town, Clarksburg, Dunbar, Fairmont, Martinsburg, Milton, Morgantown, Nitro, Parkersburg, Ranson, Shinnston, South Charles-ton, Vienna and Weirton.

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  12. Ms. Judith K. YeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... of 18 years, Maureen Yeo (Nowak). She is also survived by her sister, Margery Kimble (Johnson) of Parkersburg, West Virginia; brother, Bobby Johnson, whom she resided with since 2002 in Elyria; precious grandchildren, Nate Randolph (Cindy) of ...

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  13. Parkersburg South netters sweep triRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - It was quite an eventful Tuesday night inside the Rod Oldham Athletic Center as the Parkersburg South volleyball team picked ...

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  14. GW downs PHS with three-goal second halfRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PARKERSBURG - Visiting and Class AAA third-ranked George Washington broke open a scoreless game with a three-goal flurry in a span of ...

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  15. St. Marys' missing chicken greeter comes homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the town's unofficial greeter, and the chicken has her own Facebook page. Chuck's owner, Sheila Smith, tells The Parkersburg News and Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1vwHRsB ) that a woman returned Chuck to her on Tuesday. She says the woman told her she ...

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  16. Fall saleRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The women of the First Presbyterian Church of Parkersburg are having their Fall Sale on Oct. 3 and 4 at the church at 1341 Juliana St. in Parkersburg. The sale will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m Oct. 3 and 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 4. The sale will include household goods, clothing, books, baked goods and other items.

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  17. Live Theatricals Running This WeekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Huntington News

    "School Girl Zombies from Hell High" Music by Mark Scarpelli, Book and lyrics by Dan Kehde Contemporary Youth Arts Company Thurs-Sat Oct 2-4, 8pm WVSU Capitol Center Theater 123 Summers St, Charleston, WV $15 Adults / $8 Students and seniors 342-6522 "Beyond The Horizon" by Eugene O'Neil Shawnee State University Thurs-Sat Oct 2-4 at 7:30pm Vern Riffe Center for the Arts 940 Second Street, Portsmouth, OH $10 Adults / $3 Students / $8 Faculty and staff 351-3600 "Moonlight and Magnolias" by Ron Hutchinson Actors Guild of Parkersburg Fri-Sat Sept Oct 3-4 / Oct 10-11 at 8pm Matinee Sun Oct 5 at 2:30pm Actors Guild of Parkersburg 724 Market St, Parkersburg, WV Adult $15 / Seniors and Students $13 485-1300 www.actorsguildonline.org *ALLERGEN WARNING: Real peanuts will be used on stage.

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  18. Suddenlink dropping Viacom channelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... gned long-term contracts with the new channels," Regan said. "The Viacom channels, any that are on the lineup in Parkersburg, will no longer be carried on Suddenlink."

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  19. New MOV airport service beginsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Sulphur Springs, W.Va.; Beckley, W.Va.; Clarksburg, W.Va.; Morgantown; Staunton, Va.; DuBois, Pa.; and Parkersburg. Through this service, Silver Airways will provide 18 flights per week 12 nonstop to and from Dulles with the other six flights ...

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  20. Rural King takes shopping throneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Park Shopping Center has seen many ups and downs during its time in Parkersburg, but Tuesday night signaled a new beginning for the retail center as the community came out to welcome Rural King to the area. Around 300 people, including political and business leaders, gathered at the shopping center for an Autumn Cocktail Buffet to commemorate the opening of the farm and home store in Parkersburg.

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