Devon Bear Plea + Fatal Accident ID + Ohio Redistricting

Welcome back, Marietta! Catch up with you to start this Wednesday with full knowledge of the facts. These are the most important things going on around Marietta today.

First, what the next three days of weather will look like:

  • Wednesday: Clear all day. High 93, low 67.
  • Thursday: Wet and partly cloudy all day. High 91, low 69.
  • Friday: Thunderstorms in the evening. High 87, low 72.

The cheapest gasoline in town:

  • Speedway on Seventh Street, $ 2.97.
  • Kroger on Acme Street, $ 2.97.
  • GetGo on Pike Street, $ 2.97.
  • Speedway on Second Street, $ 2.97.
  • Pike Street Marathon, $ 2.97.

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The average gas price in Ohio today is $ 2.91

Here are the best stories today in Marietta:

  1. Isaiah Campbell goes to jail for a savage attack on a man from Marietta. He pleaded guilty to assaulting Devon Bear with a baseball bat earlier this year. He will serve 2 to 8 years in prison. Two others still face charges in this case. (WTAP)
  2. Police are identifying the man killed in an accident in Williamstown. They say David Hearing, 55, was killed in a pedestrian-to-car crash on Monday. The accident investigation is ongoing. (WTAP)
  3. The redistribution will begin soon for the 99 Ohio State House districts and the 33 Senate districts. There will be 10 hearings on how the redistribution should play out, both in Southeast Ohio are going today. One will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at OU Zanesville. The second from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Rio Grande Community College. (WOUB)
  4. The OSU requires that all students and staff receive the COVID-19 vaccine. It is the first public university in the state to do so since the Pfizer vaccine received FDA approval.
  5. Belpre weighs $ 6 in rising water charges | News, Sports, Jobs (Marietta times)

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Christophe schmitt

About me: Hi, I’m the Community Editor for I have lived in Marietta for most of my life. I graduated from EW Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University in 2014. I wrote for a community newspaper before moving to New York City to be a national correspondent for IHeartRadio. I can’t wait to take my experience home with me and provide Marietta with the exceptional journalism she deserves. You can email me at [email protected] or call me at 740-516-4969.

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