Ohio Election Cards + MC Win Doubleheader + Wrongful Death Costume

Hello, people of Marietta! It’s me again, Christopher Schmitt, your host of the Marietta Daily.

First, today’s weather forecast:

A storm around the afternoon. High: 74 Low: 62.

Here are today’s top stories at Marietta:

  1. It looks like Congress’ map for the 2022 election will hold up. On Tuesday, a panel of three federal judges rejected a request to stop certification of the May 3 primaries. (Statehouse News Bureau)
  2. The Marietta College Pioneers won a doubleheader against the Muskies. They won 19-8 in the first game and 10-8 in the second game. (WHIZ)
  3. The wrongful death lawsuit continues for a 2019 house fire that killed a woman Marietta. (Marietta Times)
  4. Esther Starner, a senior at Marietta High School, is expected to row for Marietta College in the coming year. (WTAP)
  5. Ohio observes National Work Zone Awareness Week. ODOT reminds people to be careful when crossing work areas and to watch out for road workers. (Messenger from Athens)

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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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