NEWS


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September Grand Jury indictments released
Twirling Angels headed to Disney

Twirling Angels headed to Disney

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis Twirling Angels are headed to Orlando, Fla. to represent Gallia County later this year at Disney World. These studen...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Volunteering in a time of need

Volunteering in a time of need

HOUSTON — “Each one (of the volunteer nurses) left their own life to travel to Houston to serve others — for free. Could I afford th...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Race for a Cure set for Oct. 15

ATHENS — The Third Annual Athens Race for the Cure®, locally presented by the Ohio University School of Nursing and Susan G. Komen Columbus...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Rallying for a cure

Rallying for a cure

OHIO VALLEY —High schools in the area are working to help raise funds and awareness for breast cancer and the Susan G. Komen Foundation through ...

September 22nd, 2017 updated: September 23rd, 2017. |  


GPD to charge using state code

GPD to charge using state code

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis city officials recently made the decision to begin charging criminal offenses beneath the Ohio Revised Code as opposed t...

September 21st, 2017 updated: September 21st, 2017. |  


The traditions of ‘Constitution Day’

The traditions of ‘Constitution Day’

GALLIA COUNTY — Grade school students in Gallia County Local Elementary Schools got a lesson on the Constitution Thursday for Constitution Day.S...

September 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Wildcats sweep Eastern
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Wahama golf season ends

Lady Warriors knock off Meigs

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Lady Marauders just seemed to be fighting from behind all night.Just 11 points separated the Meigs volleyball team from ...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Lady Tornadoes sweep South Gallia

Lady Tornadoes sweep South Gallia

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — No doubt it was three hotly-contested and competitive volleyball games inside a warm South Gallia High School gymnasium on M...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Lady Wildcats sweep Eastern

Lady Wildcats sweep Eastern

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — As it turned out, the third time wasn’t the charm.The Eastern volleyball team faced off with Tri-Valley Conference ...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Ohio AP Football Poll

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press ...

September 25th, 2017 |  


RedStorm men outlast Blue Raiders

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Silas Machado gave the University of Rio Grande a first half lead and Spencer Reinford added an insurance marker in the secon...

September 25th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Family Dollar now open in Rutland

Family Dollar now open in Rutland

RUTLAND — Family Dollar is now open in Rutland.The new store held its official grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 16 after a soft opening on Sept....

September 20th, 2017 |  


OVB unveils God’s Hands at Work debit card

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Ohio Valley Bank has unveiled the God’s Hands at Work debit card design as part of its Community First debit card progr...

September 20th, 2017 |  


State BOE member in Gallia

State BOE member in Gallia

GALLIA COUNTY — When the board of education for Gallia County Local Schools recently met, it had a guest on hand.Nick Owens, State Board of Educ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Watson-McComas Reunion

The Watson and McComas Reunion was held Aug. 13 at the Raccoon Creek park with 85 in attendance.Both sides had their only living aunt in attendance, L...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Outstanding fashion winner

Outstanding fashion winner

Olivia Harrison, a member of Early Birds 4-H Club, competed at the Ohio State Fair with her clothing project “Look Great for Less.” After ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Move into a higher vibration
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Understanding diabetes
Magic of old movie houses

Magic of old movie houses

A couple of columns ago I mentioned coming across a photo of the Gallipolis Theater during the great flood of 1937. My love of old movies spurred me t...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Manna: God’s bread

Manna: God’s bread

The Bible has two parts of the same book: the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament tells the story of God’s people before Jesu...

September 21st, 2017 |  


The dual divinity and humanity of Jesus

The dual divinity and humanity of Jesus

One of the great “mysteries” of Christianity is the dual divinity and humanity of Jesus the Christ. The New Testament is quite forward in ...

September 21st, 2017 |  


We are too quick to call foul

We are too quick to call foul

Charlie Burgoyne of Franklin, West Virginia, is the father of our daughter-in-law, Holly Branch. Charlie is really a great guy. As an avocation, he se...

September 21st, 2017 |  


It’s a heart workout

It’s a heart workout

The heart is a muscle. When’s the last time you worked out your heart?The stronger your heart, the better prepared you are when difficulty comes...

September 21st, 2017 |  


God both knows and cares about your needs

God both knows and cares about your needs

Every so often, I will have a conversation with someone who is especially frustrated with financial struggles and is not afraid to say so. It is not h...

September 21st, 2017 |  


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