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  1. Lucille C. Papesh 1932-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Daily-Jeff.com

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Papesh, who passed away on June 25, 1998; and two brothers, George and John Ostojich. Lucille is survived by two sons, Henry Papesh of Houston and Mark Papesh of Parkersburg,W.Va.; one daughter, Donna Platt of Pittsburgh; four grandchildren, Matthew, Andrea, Henry and Samantha; two sisters, Jo Ann Ostojich of Adena and Kay Jordan of St. Clairsville; and several nieces and nephews.

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  2. 40 C8 Lawsuit Claims Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC Alleged Serious...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | PRWeb

    Wright & Schulte LLC Files 40 More C8 Lawsuits Contending Ohio and West Virginia Residents Became Ill After Exposure To C8 Contaminated Drinking Water If you believe you or a loved one have been exposed to C8 contaminated drinking water, contact Wright & Schulte LLC for a FREE C8 lawsuit case evaluation at www.yourlegalhelp.com or 1-800-399-0795. Wright & Schulte LLC recently filed 40 C8 lawsuit claims on behalf of Ohio and West Virginia residents who allege that they developed thyroid disease, high cholesterol and other health disorders due to drinking C8 contaminated water released by the DuPont Washington Works Plant In Parkersburg, West Virginia.

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  3. Victorian Christmas Home Tour slatedRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The annual Victorian Christmas Home Tour and Tea will be Dec. 6-7 in the Julia-Ann Square Historic District in Parkersburg. On Dec. 6, the tours will be escorted by guides in period attire, homeowners will share the history of their homes, and guests will attend a Victorian tea as part of the $15 admission.

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  4. Gertie May FreelandRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... was a long-time member of the Lauckport Baptist Church. She retired from the G.C. Murphy Company in downtown Parkersburg with 25 years of service and was a member of the Murphy's Veteran Club. Gertie was a kind, gentle, soft-spoken person who ...

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  5. Jason DavidsonRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He worked as a cell tower technician for Tel-Con. Jason was a member of the Parkersburg Area Grotto, was in charge of the rigging with Mike Phelps at bridge day and was an avid caver, rock climber, and rappeller.

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  6. Limousine service drives into regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... he retired earlier this year. Photo by Wayne Towner Nathan Alfred is co-owner of Paradise Limousine Service in Parkersburg. He began the limousine service with his father, Ed Alfred, this summer. Ed said the family had talked over the years about ...

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  7. Thanksgiving Day TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Day tradition of providing a free meal to community members on the holiday. * Lt. John Autry, with the Parkersburg Salvation Army, said the organization will hold its annual free Thanksgiving Day Dinner beginning at noon on Thanksgiving Day. The ...

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  8. Thanksgiving newspaper offers savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Shoppers looking to find the best deals on Christmas gifts won't want to miss the Thanksgiving Day newspaper, according to the circulation manager of The Parkersburg News and Sentinel/Marietta A.M. The newspaper on Thanksgiving will contain more than 30 sale inserts from retail businesses across the region, said Joe Tranquill, circulation director. "The newspaper is the connection to the community.

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  9. Items from ex-Coldwater site in W.Va. to be soldRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... the former Coldwater Creek Clearance Center at Pettyville. Gerard El Chaar is organizing the sale. He tells the Parkersburg News and Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1ulvXli ) that the event will be a direct sale, not an auction. Prices range from a few ...

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  10. Wood County 4-H holds annual awards banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Campground. The event was sponsored by Wesbanco. This year Wood County 4-H honored its Friend of 4-H - the South Parkersburg Lowe's Store #2246. Due to the support of Lowe's and service by its employees, the Wood County 4-H Camp has seen some much ...

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  11. Alzheimer's benefit set for FridayRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... helpless it made him feel. Friday's fundraiser will raise money for the local Alzheimer's Association. Based in Parkersburg, the group serves the Mid-Ohio Valley by providing support groups, advice and resources for caregivers, said Johnson. Tickets ...

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

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  13. Coldwater Creek materials to be sold SaturdayRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  14. Nedeff recalled for work overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  15. Museum display takes a global look at ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  16. Alma Irene MyersRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  17. James BlosserRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

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

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  18. Norma Jean DentRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  19. Stephen E. BlosserRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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  20. Art Center debuts group exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | 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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