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  1. Point outlasts Vikings, 7-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant baseball team jumped out to a 5-0 lead after an inning of play and ultimately held on Monday night during a 7-6 victory over host Ripley in a non-conference matchup in Jackson County. The Big Blacks have now won four of their last five contests and 6-of-8 overall, and the guests also snapped the Vikings' three-game winning streak in the process.


  2. Larry Eugene "J.R." Parsons, Jr.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 |

    Larry Eugene "J.R." Parsons, Jr., 37, of Ripley, W.Va., passed away April 6, 2015, at Jackson General Hospital, following an extended illness. Service will be 4 p.m., Sunday, April 12, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel, Evans, W.Va.


  3. Quilt Show and SaleRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 |

    The 39th annual CEOS Quilt Show and Sale will be April 10-11 at Epworth United Methodist Church at 299 Church St. in Ripley. Admission is $2 per day.


  4. Tomblin vetoes Cedar Lakes billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | West Virginia Metro

    RIPLEY, W.Va. - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin vetoed the bill Friday that would have transferred Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Jackson County from the state Department of Education to the private Cedar Lakes Foundation.


  5. Five people arrested in Jackson County drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | West Virginia Metro

    Jackson County Sheriff Tony Boggs said the Jackson County Bureau of Investigation obtained a search warrant at around 6 a.m. for two rooms at the Super 8 Motel in Ripley. Boggs said they found 10,000 packages of heroin, ecstasy, various pills, marijuana, narcotics, and nearly $6,000 cash inside the motel rooms. 4 comments

  6. Reports: BYU assistant Pope to be named head coach at UVURead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | KSL-TV

    ... as an assistant at Wake Forest, bringing with him shooting guard Chase Fischer, the highly recruited prospect from Ripley, W. Va. A native of Bellevue, Washington, Pope played two seasons at the University of Washington before graduating from ...


  7. Dean Jones starts his own companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 |

    ... Ritchie County, near the border with Wood County. He services all surrounding counties, going down to Ravenswood and Ripley to Doddridge County to Pleasants County and elsewhere.


  8. Douglas Bryan BumgarnerRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 |

    Douglas Bryan Bumgarner, 53, of Sandyville, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at the Jackson General Hospital in Ripley, W.Va. He was born on Dec. 24, 1961, in Spencer, W.Va., a son of Hazelene Kiser Atkins who was his loving caregiver for 53 years.


  9. Sarah Lou DaughertyRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 |

    ... part in the lives of her grandchildren who she loved dearly. She is survived by her children, Cheryl Ann Marshall of Ripley, W.Va., Terry Wayne Daugherty (Melissa) and Roger Lee Daugherty (Dorothy), both of Harrisville, W.Va.; grandchildren, Chad ...


  10. Collinsworth's NCAA-record 6th triple-double caps memorable night for BYU hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... witter by 10:13 p.m. MT - less than 45 minutes after the Cougars tipped against their conference foe. The junior from Ripley, W. Va. drained his first 3-pointer with only


  11. Archery: A Direct Hit in Glen DaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... his students compete against are a significant drive away. The closest is Parkersburg South. The next closest is in Ripley. And the next closest is Charleston. He hopes that the sport will gain more notoriety in the Northern Panhandle, and that more ...


  12. Conrad CrissRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... He was a member of the Community of Christ Church and an elder. He is survived by two sons, Paul (Maggie) Criss of Ripley, WV, and Roger (Patty) Criss of Weirton, WV; one sister, Erma Lynn of Weirton, WV; five grandchildren and six ...


  13. Teresa A. AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Marietta Times

    She is survived by her husband; parents of Fleming; five children, Joshua Abbott of Ripley, W.Va., Brian Abbott of Sandyville, W.Va., Jennifer Blosser of Fleming, Jessica Blosser of Layman and Brittany Rutter of Racine, Ohio; four grandchildren, Brian, Aleea, Aaron and Jeremiah; one brother, George Greenlees of Fleming; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the Barlow Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home.


  14. Softball SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 |

    ... you wouldn't expect any to be the publisher of that magazine. It is though, exactly what 12-year-old Rylee Lee of Ripley has done. Rylee is the publisher of Softball Spirit, a quarterly magazine which is about to go to press for the second time in ...


  15. Parkersburg South goes perfectRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    ... Cabell Midland checked in with 29 points, while Parkersburg was fourth with 28 and followed by Washington (26.5) and Ripley (22). In Class AA/A, defending champion Independence held a 34-28 lead versus North Marion. Greenbrier West (25.5), Calhoun ...


  16. Title hopes begin todayRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    ... the Big Reds of Parkersburg High head coach Chris Way qualified 11 wrestlers to the final weekend of the season and Ripley head man Matt Smith's Vikings will send a dozen grapplers, the Patriots have the luxury of their full team after dominating ...


  17. Doris Faye Wilkinson WinesRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    ... She is also survived by her brother, Donald Wilkinson (Sharon) of Mineral Wells; sister, Ava Durback (Greg) of Ripley; numerous nieces and nephews; and her family pet, Precious, whom she adored. A celebration of Doris' life will be from 6-8 p.m., ...


  18. Edwin D. "Wayne" AndersonRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 |

    ... brother, Larry (Frances) Anderson of Parkersburg; and sisters, Shirley (Fisher) Hunt and Brenda (Randy) Mobley) of Ripley. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley, with Pastors Herman Robinson and Bob Keen ...


  19. Is Cedar Lakes' future in doubt Supporters look for funding answersRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Big News

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. RIPLEY, W.Va. - ?Supporters of Cedar Lakes Conference Center in Jackson County say they are worried because their plans to take over the ...


  20. Is Cedar Lakes' future in doubt? Supporters look for funding answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... A performance audit completed a few years ago recommended the state Department of Education, which currently runs the Ripley-based center, cut ties with Cedar Lakes to help the department's budget and allow for a refocus of its resources. The Cedar ...