The American Red Cross of Central Appalachia Region Service to the Armed Forces Program will be holding a free virtual workshop on August 20th at 7 p.m. for members of the military, veterans and their families.
Mayo Clinic researchers reported a strong hint that blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors helps other patients recover, but it’s not proof and some experts worry if, amid clamor for the treatment, they’ll ever get a clear answer.
The Marietta-Belpre Health Department says that the statewide mask has been effective at slowing the spread of COVID-19 in Washington County, but new complaints to the department indicate everyone isn’t following the rules.
The City of Parkersburg announces the launch of the Family Relief Fund (FRF), a program funded through a special allocation of Community Development Block Grant funding through the Cares Act, and aimed to assist Parkersburg residents who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19.
With more traffic expected near the new Warren Local Schools campus in Washington County, the Ohio Department of Transportation has been working with the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission, the Washington County Engineer, and the school to improve safety in the area.
Kroger is recalling cheese dips sold at stores located in Belpre, Marietta, Proctorville, West Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee, and Kentucky because they have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella.
As part of an ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ohio University Alumni Association has announced that all events during this year’s Homecoming Week, October 5-10, will be held in a virtual, online format, to keep the entire OHIO community as safe as possible.