Tag: Washington County

Marietta’s Fest of Fitness and Ferment

Marietta’s Fest of Fitness and Ferment

By: Tiffany Goldstein Marietta will host its  annual weeklong  Rivers, Trails & Ales Festival starting August 9th and ending the 12th. The festival will celebrate the natural assets of the town.  According to the National Geographic Adventure, Marietta was ranked number one in outdoor recreation […]

How a paintball park in Southeast Ohio stays alive

How a paintball park in Southeast Ohio stays alive

On an unusually warm day last fall, Frank Casto fired paintballs at a target latched onto a tall tree near his shop. The dye-filled capsules zoomed through the humid air. As they ricocheted off the target, the paintballs splattered and burst into a cloud of […]

Newport family push beyond stigma

Newport family push beyond stigma

How three small-town women are thriving despite family’s history with drug abuse By Kelsie Rinard  The Dunn family has overcome more adversity than most. Despite drug abuse and incarceration surrounding their family members for years, the family’s three core women continue to lead extraordinary lives regardless of small-town stigmas. […]