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Blue Devils take Boston at ‘Heritage Festival’

Blue Devils take Boston at ‘Heritage Festival’

BOSTON, Mass. — Gallia Academy High School music students traveled east over the weekend to compete against other schools in Boston, Mass. for t...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Election letters policy

Election letters policy

Letters to the Editor regarding the upcoming Primary Election on Tuesday, May 8 are welcome. However, a few rules for submission apply. Letters must b...

April 23rd, 2018 updated: April 23rd, 2018. |  


PALS Gallia partners with Southern Ohio Krav Maga

PALS Gallia partners with Southern Ohio Krav Maga

GALLIPOLIS — PALS Gallia County and Southern Ohio Krav Maga held a self-protection and awareness demonstration Friday afternoon in order to intr...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Beta member selected as regional leader

Beta member selected as regional leader

BIDWELL — One River Valley student is setting the course for future students to serve in the community and at the national level.Through Beta Cl...

April 21st, 2018 |  


City commission discusses concerns with code reports

City commission discusses concerns with code reports

GALLIPOLIS — After honoring the City Park Santa Claus Tuesday evening during a meeting with the Gallipolis City Commission, commissioners and of...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Gallia dog warden warns of pet thefts

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County dog warden warns county residents to be wary of people looking to take pets from yards.“The most common (th...

April 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Rio rallies late, earns split with Eagles

VERSAILLES, Ky. — Over the course of better than seven hours of baseball on Saturday, the University of Rio Grande coughed up a six-run lead in ...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


RedStorm blanks Point Park in sweep

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The entire 2018 season has been an offensive struggle for the Point Park University softball team.It was a case of “sec...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


RedStorm rolls to sweep of Carlow

RedStorm rolls to sweep of Carlow

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Friday’s sweep of a River States Conference softball doubleheader against Carlow University found the University of Rio...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Rio baseball outslugs Eagles

VERSAILLES, Ky. — The University of Rio Grande built a six-run fourth inning lead and then used a four-run seventh inning uprising to pull away ...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Waterford outlasts White Falcons, 11-9

MASON, W.Va. — An early deficit proved to be too much to overcome for the White Falcons.The Wahama baseball team fell short of a comeback victor...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Wahama winless at SV tourney

WILLOW WOOD, Ohio — Not much lightning in this Valley of Thunder.The Wahama softball team produced more than two runs in only one of its three l...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


LIFE


Dispatcher of the Year

Dispatcher of the Year

Gallia Commissioner Harold Montgomery, left, and Gallia EMA and 911 Center Director Sherry Daines, center, recognize Ron Parcell, right, as Gallia Cou...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Holzer April Pediatric Fund Sponsors

Holzer April Pediatric Fund Sponsors

GALLIPOLIS — The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existe...

April 11th, 2018 |  


OVCS honor roll

OVCS honor roll

GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Christian School recently released its honor rolls for the second nine weeks.The following students made the A Honor Ro...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Gallia Charitable Foundation donations

Gallia Charitable Foundation donations

The Gallia Charitable Foundation recently made a donation to the Gallia Emancipation Committee to support the 2018 Emancipation Celebration in Gallia....

April 7th, 2018 |  


Gallia proclamations announced

Gallia proclamations announced

Gallia Commissioners Proclaimed April 9-13 Week of Appreciation for first responders, health professionals, mental health professionals and others for...

April 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and throughout this month, many are working to bring increased awareness of mental health issues, reduce stigma, ...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Helping you age better: Random acts of kindness

Helping you age better: Random acts of kindness

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are starting to mail new Medicare cards to all people with Medicare.The new cards will have a new...

April 21st, 2018 |  


God can remake you

God can remake you

People of a certain age, we won’t say which age, will remember the tag line of the TV show, The Six Million Dollar Man. It was repeated at the o...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Jesus’ blood is the permanent ink

Jesus’ blood is the permanent ink

Many years ago, when my family and I had an opportunity for a little bit of vacation one late spring, we elected to spend a few days in Chincoteague, ...

April 19th, 2018 |  


God might be trying to get your attention

God might be trying to get your attention

A mother eagle prepares for nesting. She first finds a place she thinks is suitable. The next step is the preparation for building the nest. She finds...

April 19th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The good shepard

God’s Kids Korner: The good shepard

I know many of you have pets such as dogs, cats, fish, birds, hamsters, or maybe if you have lots of room even a horse, goat, or sheep. Pets are lots ...

April 19th, 2018 |  


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