More Headlines

Ohio Bill Would Require Teaching Historical Texts

Posted: 12/13/2011 - COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio high school students would face more stringent requirements to read the state and federal constitutions, the Declaration of Independence and other historical documents under a bill that's been approved by the Ohio House.

Read More

Student From Ill. Dies In Fall At Ohio State Park

Posted: 12/13/2011 - LOGAN, Ohio (AP) - A man who fell to his death in an Ohio park has been identified as a student from Illinois who had met up with a high school girlfriend and her family.

Read More

New Limits Added To Contested Ohio Voucher Bill

Posted: 12/13/2011 - COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A lawmaker who wants to expand private school vouchers in Ohio is putting new restrictions on his plan in response to public schools' concerns over losing their tax money.

Read More

Kasich Not Sure About Welfare Drug Tests

Posted: 12/13/2011 - COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he's not sure about the idea of requiring welfare recipients to pass a drug test.

Read More

Renaissance of Rugby Football at Wheeling Jesuit University

Posted: 12/13/2011 - Wheeling, WV, Dec. 13, 2011 --- After an 18-year hiatus, Rugby Football is making its comeback to Wheeling Jesuit University. Rugby was first established at Wheeling Jesuit University in 1967 when its first match was played against powerhouse Notre Dame. From 1967 to 1994, Wheeling Jesuit teams regularly played schools such as Penn State, University of Pittsburgh and Ohio State. In one of its most successful seasons, WJU ruggers beat both Ohio State and Penn State.

Read More

U.S. DOT Announces Winter Holiday Impaired Driving Crackdown

Posted: 12/13/2011 - U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today kicks off the 2011 winter holiday impaired driving crackdown involving thousands of law enforcement agencies across America. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is also releasing new data highlighting encouraging new statistics showing drunk driving deaths are down in many parts of the country.

Read More

Parades Bring Christmas Cheer

Updated: 12/12/2011 - It's one of the first signs Christmas is on its way. Gathering hundreds from Parkersburg and Vienna all wanting in on some holiday fun.

Read More

Wreaths Honor Our Military

Updated: 12/11/2011 - For the first time Parkersburg participates in a nationwide tribute to honor our military.

Read More

UPS Prepares for Holiday Rush

Updated: 12/09/2011 - The folks who deliver that precious Christmas cargo are getting ready for the busiest time of the year.

Read More

Poll: Gingrich Now The Pick Of Ohio Republicans

Posted: 12/08/2011 - COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A new poll shows former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich now leads the Republican field in the presidential battleground state of Ohio.

Read More

Accused Pizza Delivery Robber Arrested

Updated: 01/01/2012 - Bradley Joe McAtee from Parkersburg now sits behind bars for allegedly robbing a pizza delivery man at gun point. Both sides of the river say this has become a reoccurring trend the popularity of fire arms when committing a crime

Read More
TheNewsCenter One Television Plaza Parkersburg, WV. 26101 304-485-4588
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.