Monthly Archives: December 2015

Church Break-In, Lewd Acts Caught on Video

Warning:  Extremely Disturbing Content – Sensitive Readers Should Go No Further A male suspect broke into St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Marietta on Christmas night, disturbed the Nativity Scene, and performed lewd acts. Unbeknownst to him, this behavior was caught … Continue reading

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WCSO Warns of Scam

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a scam being perpetrated in the area. Yesterday, a Belpre resident reported that for the second time in two weeks they received a call from an unknown male reporting they had … Continue reading

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Fresh Start for Addicts – Guernsey Sheriff Retires – GOP Platform

Initiative Offers Addicts a Fresh Start Athens County and Health Recovery Services are reaching out to addicts with an opportunity to begin treatment. This Saturday in The Plains, Nelsonville, and Trimble, the Fresh Start Initiative will connect those who suffer … Continue reading

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Mother Lobbies for Heroin Intervention

A local mother mourning the heroin-related death of her daughter is headed to Charleston to ask legislators to put in place a bill that would allow parents like her to commit their adult children to drug rehab facilities. In 2004, … Continue reading

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WVUP Foundation Accepts Mansion Ownership

A couple of months ago RCNN reported that the WVUP was exploring the purchase of the Stephenson Mansion on Seventh Street. Today, the property is being deeded to the WVUP Foundation along with the home’s furniture which dates back to … Continue reading

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Blankenship Bond Reduced – Goodwin Goes Private – Trees to Textbooks

Blankenship’s Bond Reduced to $1 Million A federal judge lowered the bond of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship by $4 million in Beckley today. The reduction means Blankenship’s bond is set at $1 million following his conviction this month … Continue reading

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Party Like It’s 2016!

The New Year is just around the corner and music, buffets, cocktails and luxurious overnight packages are abundant as we head towards 2016. Make sure to bring in the New Year with the community that perfectly embodies the mindset of … Continue reading

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Bar Owner Shot & Killed – States ask Court to Stop the EPA

Nelsonville Bar Owner Shot & Killed One million dollars bond has been set for a 22 year old Georgia man arrested for the shooting death of the owner of The Mine Tavern in Nelsonville last night. Taylor Allen Mills was … Continue reading

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Dealing in Death

The massive drug epidemic and its toll on human life are all too familiar to the people of the Valley. Promising young individuals are losing their lives all too often. Considering the enormity of the problem and the public will … Continue reading

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Marietta Mourns Zimmer – WVAG Investigates Disability – Ohio Cops Hire PR Firm

 Marietta Loses Historian Historian and author Louise Zimmer departed this life on Monday, December 21, 2015 at the age of 83. The delightful storyteller was the long time host of WMOA Radio’s Pioneer Past. Memorial services will be held at … Continue reading

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