Kennel, FaithLink team up to care for pets

  PARKERSBURG — FaithLink and the Winding Road Kennel have partnered for FaithLink clients to receive care for their pets. FaithLink helps individuals who are 60 and older or dealing with a physical disability or chronic illness to maintain their … Continued


PARKERSBURG – Imagine. Sleeping in your car every night, walking to work in the pouring rain, having to wash in public restrooms, and wondering where your next meal will come from. Imagine.  Having to stay in well-lit areas in fear … Continued

Community Resources Inc. consolidating offices on Market Street

  (Photo and Article by Brett Dunlap) PARKERSBURG — The Community Resources Inc. offices in Parkersburg are all moving to one central location in early January. As of Jan. 3, the offices will be located at 1037 Market St., the … Continued

Peoples Bank Foundation awards $5K to Community Resources Inc.

MARIETTA — Peoples Bank Foundation has awarded $5,000 to Community Resources Inc. The donation will support the organization’s Accountable Case Management Program, which helps families on a long-term basis to achieve self-sufficiency. “This is an important program in this region … Continued

Junkins Fights Hunger in Gilmer County, WV

Child hunger is all too common in West Virginia.  Many food programs are successfully helping children across the state stay fed during weekends and breaks.  However, many counties in West Virginia are still lacking for reasons such as low funding, … Continued

“Peace Begins With Me”

Children of Franklin Elementary School recited “Peace begins with me” as yoga instructor Amy Snodgrass conducted the second Project Yoga class early last week.  Yoga has been highly oppositional when being implemented into schools but Snodgrass states, “Life is so … Continued

St. Mary School students help seniors by filling ‘hygiene bags’ – Parkersburg News and Sentinel

MARIETTA — Singing along with Christmas carols as they filled 700 bags with towels and toiletries, students from St. Mary School said they were excited to serve seniors from Washington and Wood counties Tuesday. “It was pretty fun and it … Continued

Ritchie County becomes rich with knowledge

  HARRISVILLE – Community Resources, Inc. and United Way Alliance of the Mid-Ohio Valley have partnered together to bring Little Free Libraries to many of their mutual counties. A few months ago, United Way began planning, assembling, and decorating Little … Continued

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