NEWS


3:30 pm
Updated: 3:32 pm. |    
Gov. DeWine announces MARCS Grant recipients
GCSD convenes for first regular meeting of ‘22

GCSD convenes for first regular meeting of ‘22

GALLIPOLIS — Following the 2022 organizational meeting, the Gallipolis City School District’s (GCSD) Board of Education held its first reg...

January 25th, 2022 |  


449 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

449 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Since Friday’s update, there were 449 new COVID-19 cases reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Monday.In Gallia Cou...

January 24th, 2022 |  


3rd WVa corrections officer dies of COVID-19

3rd WVa corrections officer dies of COVID-19

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — An officer at a West Virginia women’s prison has became the third corrections employee to die from the coronaviru...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Gallia Board of DD welcomes new member

Gallia Board of DD welcomes new member

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Developmental Disabilities recently held it’s organizational and regular monthly meetings to appoi...

January 24th, 2022 |  


A new chapter… Repurposing for further development

A new chapter… Repurposing for further development

NEW HAVEN, W.Va. — Residents on both sides of the Ohio River gathered on a frigid Saturday morning to watch another piece of the former Philip S...

January 24th, 2022 |  


National Plan for Vacation Day set for Jan. 25

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Convention and Visitors Bureau (GCCVB) will be once again a part of National Plan for Vacation Day on Monday, Jan...

January 21st, 2022 |  


SPORTS


7:30 am |    
CLC tops Defenders, 67-39

Lady Rebels roll past Fed Hock, 61-27

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — The South Gallia girls basketball team scored a 61-27 home victory against the Federal Hocking Lady Lancers Wednesday evenin...

January 27th, 2022 |  


Lady Marauders down Point, 55-26

Lady Marauders down Point, 55-26

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Marauders had little trouble storming the Knights’ castle.The Meigs girls basketball team defeated the Point P...

January 27th, 2022 |  


Dragons sweep Gallia Academy, 67-45

PROCTORVILLE, Ohio — Simply put, they weren’t as quick out of the gates.Host Fairland used a 41-21 surge in the opening quarters of each h...

January 26th, 2022 |  


White Falcons outlast Sherman in OT, 70-68

MASON, W.Va. — A little extra effort went a long way.An 11-9 run in overtime ultimately allowed the Wahama boys basketball team to claim a 70-68...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Lady Defenders fall to CLC, 52-17

Lady Defenders fall to CLC, 52-17

CROSS LANES, W.Va. — It seemed to be going well at first.The Ohio Valley Christian girls basketball team suffered a 52-17 road loss to the Cross...

January 26th, 2022 |  


LIFE


5:42 pm |    
Retired Teachers give back

Honor roll announced

RIO GRANDE — The Gallia-Jackson-Vinton Joint Vocational School District has announced students who made honor roll during the second nine week g...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Beta Alpha members hear dyslexia presentation

Beta Alpha members hear dyslexia presentation

GALLIPOLIS — The Beta Alpha Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently met at the Holzer Health Center in The East Family Community Room for their No...

December 30th, 2021 |  


Veterans remembered with wreath ceremony

Veterans remembered with wreath ceremony

CLAY TOWNSHIP — The inaugural Wreaths Across America event at Providence Cemetery brought the community together to honor veterans.Each year, De...

December 21st, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates the season

Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates the season

With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas before us, members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild found time to squeeze eating in while meeting on two ...

December 14th, 2021 |  


GAMS Honor Roll released

Gallia Academy Middle School recently released its honor roll for the first nine weeks as follows:Sixth GradePaiten Arnold, Nick Barnes, Adriana Bartk...

December 13th, 2021 |  


OPINION


7:45 pm |    
Glimpses of America, 1957
Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

For years we have worked to protect Ohioans from out of control surprise medical bills, and thanks to the No Surprises Act, which went into effect on ...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Grow a few vegetables indoors this winter

Grow a few vegetables indoors this winter

Limited outdoor growing space or cold winters may have you missing fresh homegrown vegetables. Make this the winter you try growing a few vegetables i...

January 21st, 2022 |  


A former student scores again

A former student scores again

Until the death of the president of Training, Solutions, Inc. in 2020 and the closing of the company, for decades I frequently taught courses in creat...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Search the Scriptures: A good sermon

Search the Scriptures: A good sermon

What makes a sermon good?Seeing as how sermons constitute such a large percentage of our periods of worship, at least in regards to time, it seems sen...

January 20th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Lost and found

God’s Kids Korner: Lost and found

Have you ever misplaced something? Of course, you have. We have all done that, haven’t we? Perhaps we were reading a book and put it down and th...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Reducing prescription drug prices

Reducing prescription drug prices

This year, we are finally making progress in our efforts to bring down the cost of prescription drugs for Ohio seniors. We know that too many Ohioans ...

January 15th, 2022 |  


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