Kane Roush Homicide Arrest + BB2C Partnership + New Fire Chief

Hi Marietta people! Christopher Schmitt here with your brand new copy of the Marietta Daily.


First, today’s weather forecast:

A parasitic thunderstorm in the afternoon. High: 82 Low: 61.


Here are the best stories in Marietta today:

  1. FacebookAnother individual has been identified in the 2021 Kane Roush homicide. (WTAP)
  2. Building Bridges to Careers receives $15,000 check from Memorial Health System for ten-year partnership (WTAP)
  3. Marietta Mayor Josh Schlicher swears in Forrest Schneider as the new Deputy Fire Chief. (Facebook)
  4. The new WASCO building opens on Monday. (Facebook)
  5. The two American senators from Ohio take a stand on abortion. (Statehouse News Bureau)

Today in Marietta:

  • Exhibition of military antiques on the national road (9:00 a.m.)

From my notebook:

  • Marietta College: “#2 Marietta advances to OAC Tournament Championship game with 3-2 win over #18 Baldwin Wallace #EttaExpress #PioNation #BringForthAPioneer #d3baseball” (Facebook)
  • Marietta College Softball: “Happy Birthday pitcher/outfielder Rachel Kazmirski! Have a great day” (Facebook)
  • Washington County Sheriff’s Office – Marietta, Ohio: “Don’t bother me, I’m just soaking in some much needed vitamin D!!! ” (Facebook)
  • Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce: “What’s better than a Donatos pizza? FOUR mini pizzas!! We made our own little pizza buffet to end the work week.” (Facebook)
  • Cross-country at Marietta High School: “Join us this summer for the ‘fun’ Wednesday races at Broughtons!” (Facebook)
  • Memorial Health System: “Celebrate Hospital Week with us and send a note of appreciation to the department or employee of your choice by visiting mhsystem.org/SendASmile #SendASmile #GoodVibes #Community #LiveLoveMOV #HealthcareHeroes #Thankful #Support #LiveMem…” (Facebook)
  • Marietta/Belpre Health Department: “Women’s mental health can affect their psychic health more than they think. It is also very important to take care of yourself mentally! Here are some tips and tricks to improve your mental health! With some links for more information …” (Facebook)
  • Marietta/Belpre Health Department: “With warm weather and outdoor activities, comes outdoor hazards! These three plants are some of the most common poisonous plants in our area! Check out the links below to learn more about prevention, treatment, and treatments. general information! #mymbh…” (Facebook)
  • Josh Schlicher, Mayor of Marietta Ohio: “Congratulations to Deputy Fire Chief Schneider on your promotion today.” (Facebook)
  • The Castle – Marietta, Oh: “Unfortunately, our guide is under bad weather, so our Harmar Cemetery tour from May 14 is rescheduled to May 21. We apologize for any inconvenience. https://www.facebook.com/events/1678093719211874” (Facebook )

That’s all for today. I will see you soon!

Christopher Schmitt

About me: Hi, I’m the Community Editor for Patch.com/marietta. I have lived in Marietta most of my life. I graduated from Ohio University’s EW Scripps School of Journalism in 2014. I wrote for a community newspaper before moving to New York to be a national correspondent for IHeartRadio. I look forward to bringing my experience home and providing 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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