Forecast for August 18th, 2017
APWA Wrestling returns to Parkersburg with a Homecoming event at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19. The free event, billed as "Justice For All VII," will take place at 3rd and Avery streets by the Parkersburg municipal building. The event will feature the Tony Narda Memorial Battle Roy, an APWA Hall of Fame ceremony and members of the 2017 Hall of Fame class: T.C. Reynolds, known as Doink the Clown; Ivan Koloff and Richard Arpin, also known as Mr. USA Awesome Arpin.
A newly-released health study sheds light on America's drinking habits, and the news isn't great - especially for elderly Americans.
Forecast for August 17th, 2017
The annual Parkersburg Homecoming festival gets underway Friday and continues through Saturday evening. Up-and-coming country singer Russell Dickerson will perform Friday evening, along with the group Hit & Run and Corey Hager. Donnie Iris and the Cruisers, a classic-rock group, will be the headline entertainment on Saturday, along with the group Band of Brothers. Both concerts will be on the Main Stage located on Avery Street downtown. Other events include the annaul Half-Marathon and 2-mile run, which kicks off at 8 a.m. on Saturday.
The CEO of 21st Century Fox has denounced racism and terrorists while expressing concern over President Donald Trump's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Susan Bro scoffed at President Trump's claim that violence on "both sides" lead to her daughter, Heather Heyer's death.
Doctors say bacterial meningitis is a horrific disease that most often strikes babies and young adults. If left untreated it can be fatal in a matter of hours.
A third suspect was arrested Friday after the deadly van rampage in Barcelona and related attack in Cambrils that left 14 people and 5 attackers dead.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce he's elevating CYBERCOM, which will split from the NSA.