For the record

For the record

Fire allegedly set by inmatesAt 9:42 p.m. Sunday, Gallia County 911 received reports of smoke in the jail at the county courthouse. Gallipolis Fire De...

September 18th, 2017 |  


From the vault : A courthouse mystery

From the vault : A courthouse mystery

POINT PLEASANT — When employees of the Mason County Courthouse arrived to work Thursday morning, they noticed something different.The door to th...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Library offers Halloween costume exchange

GALLIPOLIS – With Halloween a little over a month away, Bossard Memorial Library will be helping trick-or-treaters get prepared this year with a...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Pomeroy Sternwheel Regatta set for Sept. 22, 23

Pomeroy Sternwheel Regatta set for Sept. 22, 23

POMEROY — Pomeroy’s Sternwheel Regatta will take place Sept. 22 and 23 under the direction of a new team of organizers.Earlier in the summ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Speaking out against sexual violence

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College will host Katie Koestner, the first date rape survivor to speak out p...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Students recognized for academic success

Students recognized for academic success

BIDWELL — Four students were honored Thursday evening at the Gallia County Local School Board Meeting for reaching academic success.“Board...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Emancipation Celebration this weekend

RIO GRANDE — The 154th Emancipation Celebration will be returning to Bob Evans Farm in Rio Grande this Saturday and Sunday, and a program at the...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Here comes Halloween

Here comes Halloween

GALLIA COUNTY — The time has come for what many may consider to be a dentist’s worst nightmare.Trick or treating season has once again hit...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Superheroes to support Emancipation Celebration

Superheroes to support Emancipation Celebration

RIO GRANDE — With the coming Emancipation Celebration Weekend around the corner, Heroes-4-Higher are anticipated to visit the Bob Evans Farm to ...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Point officials updated on Mothman Festival

Point officials updated on Mothman Festival

POINT PLEASANT — The countdown is on to the Mothman Festival which is expected to bring 10,000, or more, people into Point Pleasant over two day...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |