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Remembering ‘the Battle’
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Wahama wins it all
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Warrant issued in alleged hit and run
Next Level to Mayor’s Night Out

Next Level to Mayor’s Night Out

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Next Level, a local band, will be performing at this week’s Mayor’s Night Out at Riverfront Park in Point pl...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


City, park district address vehicles on trail

City, park district address vehicles on trail

GALLIPOLIS — In several recent meetings of the Gallipolis City Commission, commissioners have noted cars driven on the bicycle path in the city....

June 22nd, 2021 |  


The power of flowers

The power of flowers

POMEROY, Ohio — For anyone with a love of gardening, there is an upcoming opportunity to learn more about showing off those green thumbs at the ...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Michigan man charged with aggravated arson

Michigan man charged with aggravated arson

POMEROY — A Michigan man has been charged with one count of aggravated arson in relation to a reported fire at the Meigs Motel, according to Mei...

June 21st, 2021 updated: June 21st, 2021. |  


ODOT moving forward with U.S. 33/Johnson Road project

ATHENS — The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is moving forward with a project aimed at improving safety at the intersection of U.S. 33 ...

June 21st, 2021 |  


County commission approves agreements, honors Wilson

County commission approves agreements, honors Wilson

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners approved agreements and honored local resident, Hobart Wilson, Jr., according to the recen...

June 21st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Wahama rallies past Lady Vikings, 6-5

Wahama rallies past Lady Vikings, 6-5

Sophomore Morgan Christian completed a 4-run bottom of the seventh with a 3-run homer, allowing Wahama to rally back and hold on for its first-ever st...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


The start of something special

The start of something special

Members of the Wahama softball team made history on Tuesday by taking the field in the program’s first-ever Class A state appearance in an openi...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Post 39 falls at Lancaster

Post 39 falls at Lancaster

LANCASTER, Ohio — Not the Saturday they had in mind.The Meigs Post 39 American Legion baseball team dropped both games of a twinbill to host Lan...

June 21st, 2021 |  


14 locals named to district baseball teams

14 locals named to district baseball teams

A total of 14 boys from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were named to the 2021 all-district teams on behalf of the Ohio Southeast District Baseball Co...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Class A tournament starts Tuesday

Class A tournament starts Tuesday

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Three wins away from the ultimate prize.The Wahama softball team brings a perfect 24-0 record into the Class A State C...

June 18th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Crothers Anniversary

College News and Notes

Ohio University announces Dean’s List recipients ATHENS — More than 7,800 students qualified for the spring semester 2021 Dean’s Lis...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Eastern hosts baseball camp

Eastern hosts baseball camp

Eastern High School hosted a baseball camp for area youth earlier this week, with sessions for grades 3-5 and 6-9. A total of 56 kids were registered ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

TUPPERS PLAINS — Tuppers Plains VFW Post 9053 recently presented scholarships to graduates of the Class of 2021.Scholarships were presented by C...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande Elementary Honor Roll

Mrs. Julie Bays, principal of Rio Grande Elementary, announces the A and A/B Honor Rolls for the end of the 2020-21 school year.1st Grade – Home...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Green Elementary Honor Roll

Green Elementary Principal Mr. Corey A. Luce, announces the Honor Roll for the 2020-21 school year:First GradeAll A’s: Presley Angel, Eloise Bea...

June 7th, 2021 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: A Christian’s GPS

God’s Kids Korner: A Christian’s GPS

When I got my car a few years ago, there was one thing that I insisted on having in it: a GPS navigational system. Now, I know you probably don’...

June 24th, 2021 |  


God is on His throne

God is on His throne

In an age where polarization is the norm, where not being decidedly in one camp leaves one presumptively in its opposite, and where one’s level ...

June 17th, 2021 |  


The ‘lawsuit’ reveal

The ‘lawsuit’ reveal

When our sixth son, Jamin, calls us, he does so on “facetime.” This is good because we get to see and speak to their daughter and our gran...

June 17th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Sunday is Father’s Day

God’s Kids Korner: Sunday is Father’s Day

You probably realize that this Sunday is Father’s Day, right? Do you realize we all have two Fathers: God, our heavenly Father and our earthly F...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

This year we observed Community Health Improvement Week from June 7-12. Community Health Improvement Week is a national event to recognize community h...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

The old world sparrow, also known as a true sparrow, is a small brown and grey seed-eating bird and is one of the best known of birds in all the world...

June 10th, 2021 |  


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