POMEROY —U.S. Congressman Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, visited Pomeroy and Gallipolis on Thursday to meet with the county commissioners, village officials and community leaders for a round-table discussion about legislation in Washington.An emphasis of the discussions was on Federal Emergency Management Agency and legislation that delays implementation of new regulations for large increases in the cost of flood insurance, and the work that remains for a more permanent solution....
RIO GRANDE — Buckeye Hills Career Center will feature live entertainment at their annual Expo April 26-27. The Expo will be each day from noon to 5 p.m. on the Buckeye Hills campus.The entertainment is scheduled as follows: April 26 — Noon, Summer Shade; 2 p.m., Corey Hager and Friends; 3 p.m., Open Rail. April 27— Noon, His Atonement; 2 p.m., The Gospel Strings; 4 p.m., Jeff Seitz
The following River Valley High School students were named to the third quarter Honor Roll:
GALLIPOLIS — Gallia Academy High School Principal Josh Donley recognizes the following students for achieving honor roll for the third grading period.The following students have achieved at least a 3.00 grade point average or above:
GALLIPOLIS — A former caretaker was sentenced Monday in Gallia County Common Pleas Court after he reportedly abused or neglected a disabled person.After pleading guilty to a fourth-degree felony charge of patient abuse, William Crane, 35, of Middleport, was sentenced by Common Pleas Judge D. Dean Evans to two years of community control.Following Monday’s hearing, Assistant Gallia County prosecuting attorneys Eric Mulford and Britt Wiseman said the case would ...
GALLIPOLIS — A local man wanted for questioning following a reported homicide last week in Gallia County will appear today in the Gallipolis Municipal Court for a preliminary hearing.David Dwayne Brewster, 43, of Patriot, made his initial appearance Friday via video before Judge Margaret Evans to answer a charge of theft after he allegedly, on or about April 8, stole a truck belonging to Daniel Lee Day.Day, 29, was reportedly found dead in his Clay Township home Ap...
GALLIPOLIS — Greg Howard has several points for what he calls a “blueprint for a Democratic and economically sound society.”Howard, who along with his wife, Gerry, operate a small farm in Meigs County, was a guest speaker Saturday night at the Gallipolis Quality Inn for the Democrats’ annual Kennedy Day Dinner. He is running for the U.S. House of Representatives’ 6th Congressional District.First, Howard will square off against fellow Democra...
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