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SGHS students complete ‘53 John Deer

SGHS students complete ‘53 John Deer

Students in the Mechanical Principles class at South Gallia HS spent this term working on a 1953 John Deere tractor. The tractor was completely recond...

May 19th, 2018 |  


GVFD acquires thermal imaging cameras

GVFD acquires thermal imaging cameras

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis Volunteer Fire Department recently acquired two thermal imaging cameras after purchasing them through funds acquired...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Senior Art Show comes to Greer

Senior Art Show comes to Greer

RIO GRANDE — The artwork of local seniors will be showcased at the Area Agency on Aging District 7’s (AAA7) 36th Annual Senior Citizens Ar...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Remembering the ‘just and blessed’

Remembering the ‘just and blessed’

GALLIPOLIS — First Baptist Church in Gallipolis will host Medal of Honor recipient Hershel “Woody” Williams for a special Memorial D...

May 17th, 2018 |  


New Life Lutheran hold clothing drive

New Life Lutheran hold clothing drive

GALLIPOLIS — New Life Lutheran Church on Jackson Pike will be holding a clothing drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday for those in need of ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


City manager announces resignation

City manager announces resignation

GALLIPOLIS — Serving roughly three and a half years as Gallipolis’ city manager, Gene Greene, after the Gallipolis City Commission meeting...

May 16th, 2018 updated: May 17th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


Wahama teams score at state

Wahama teams score at state

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Back on the board.The Wahama track and field teams both came away with points for the first time in five years this weekend ...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Point fares well at state

Point fares well at state

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — So much for an unlucky number.Both Point Pleasant programs came away with 13 points apiece this past weekend during the 2018...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Tabor signs with Rio track

Tabor signs with Rio track

BIDWELL, Ohio — Just a stone’s throw away.River Valley senior Madison Tabor’s step to the next level of competition in the realm of ...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Lady Titans oust Southern, 6-0

Lady Titans oust Southern, 6-0

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Two decisive days of softball.After five innings of play on Thursday’s Division IV district semifinal in Gallia County,...

May 18th, 2018 |  


WVSSAC championships begin

WVSSAC championships begin

The 2018 WVSSAC state track and field meet opened on Friday at Laidley Field at the University of Charleston. A total of 34 students from Mason County...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Eastern’s Kaitlyn Hawk to golf for Marietta College

Eastern’s Kaitlyn Hawk to golf for Marietta College

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — After a busy and successful high school career, it’s time to give it a go at the next level.On May 11 in the Easter...

May 18th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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South Gallia students learn architecture

South Gallia students learn architecture

Students in the AFNR class spent the term working on a scale model of a ranch style house. The students had to learn the terminology of the components...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Rotary inducts new member

Rotary inducts new member

Peggy Saunders installed as new member of the Gallipolis Rotary Club on May 15 by President Jenny Evans assisted by Debbie Rhodes, Past President. .ne...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Farm Bureau to offer Dairy Revenue Protection insurance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – The American Farm Bureau Federation, in cooperation with American Farm Bureau Insurance Services, has developed a new ri...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Fruth Pharmacy donates to Mason County Baby Pantry

Fruth Pharmacy donates to Mason County Baby Pantry

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Fruth Pharmacy held its third annual Baby Face Event on March 24 and thanks to generous customers and employees, Fruth w...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Farmers Bank opens Teays Valley branch

Farmers Bank opens Teays Valley branch

HURRICANE, W.Va. — Farmers Bancshares, Inc., the parent company of Farmers Bank and Savings Company, headquartered in Pomeroy, Ohio, celebrated ...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Belles and Beaus Square Dance club graduates new students

Belles and Beaus Square Dance club graduates new students

CHESHIRE — The Belles and Beaus Square Dance Club recently graduated this year’s students at the Gavin Employees Clubhouse in Cheshire, Oh...

May 15th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Truth is light
Who are the cheaters?

Who are the cheaters?

Would it be cheating if a minister took steroids, in one form or another, to help them preach better? Would it make church newsletter headlines throug...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

“We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps” (Prov. 16:9 NLT).Take one step at a time. Don’t be so concerned about the...

May 17th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

Sunday is a special day that many churches celebrate: Pentecost. Jesus had promised His disciples that He would send someone to help them after He was...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

One of the more amusing passages in the Old Testament is Proverbs 22:13: “The sluggard says, “There is a lion outside! I shall be killed i...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Step with faith

Step with faith

I ran with my eyes closed the other day. Yep! Just for a few feet, but it seemed like a mile. The parking lot I was jogging through was empty — ...

May 14th, 2018 |  


‘Behold thy mother’

Everyone is asking me what are you going to get for Mother’s Day? What are your children buying you? I respond I have six gifts for Mother’...

May 10th, 2018 |  


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