NEWS


Commissioners approve projects, financial items

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners met on April 28 to approve projects and financial matters.Present during the meeting were ...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Grand Jury returns 13 indictments

GALLIPOLIS — A total of 13 indictments were returned by a Gallia County Grand Jury recently.Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney Jason D. Holdren ...

May 12th, 2022 |  


PVH warns of phone scams

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has been made aware and wanted to advise local residents about a phone scam in the area i...

May 10th, 2022 |  


49 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

49 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

May 6th, 2022 |  


BHCC announces new partnerships

BHCC announces new partnerships

RIO GRANDE — Buckeye Hills Career Center (BHCC) announced recently they will enter four different partnerships with local businesses to help gro...

May 6th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Point wins 4 titles on Day 1
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Wahama returning to state
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Ohio district track meets begin

Lady Falcons blank Man, 2-0

MAN, W.Va. — One more step until the big stage.The Wahama softball team started its regional campaign the right way with a 2-0 road win Tuesday ...

May 18th, 2022 updated: May 18th, 2022. |  


Eastern falls to Huntsmen in 8 innings, 4-3

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The Eagles just couldn’t finish what they started.The Eastern baseball team built a 3-1 lead through three full frames...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Tornadoes topple Manchester, 6-3

Tornadoes topple Manchester, 6-3

MANCHESTER, Ohio — The trip was perhaps a bit too business casual, but with the deal closed … the next destination will be all about the b...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Wahama wins sectional title

Wahama wins sectional title

MASON, W.Va. — From the brink of elimination, these Falcons soared.The Wahama baseball team completed a 2-game comeback against the Ravenswood R...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Blue Angels bitten by Athens, 14-3

Blue Angels bitten by Athens, 14-3

ATHENS, Ohio — The Blue Angels made their signature comeback … albeit a bit too soon.The Gallia Academy softball team erased a 2-0 deficit...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Warriors rally late, slip past Rio Grande

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — William Jessup (Calif.) University got a pair of big plays late — one with the bat and the other with the glove R...

May 17th, 2022 |  


LIFE


OVB announces Main Office promotions

OVB announces Main Office promotions

GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Bank (OVB) recently announced the promotions of Jody Stapleton, Kristina Nickels and Lori Gagliardi. According to a new...

March 23rd, 2022 |  


David Trinko: Why the newspaper keeps reporting numbers

David Trinko: Why the newspaper keeps reporting numbers

The old adage says numbers never lie.According to plenty of internet comments over the past two years, they lied to you nearly daily.If you’re a...

March 18th, 2022 |  


Buckeye Hills Honor Roll

RIO GRANDE — The Buckeye Hills Career Center has announced the students appearing on the honor roll for the third nine weeks grading period that...

March 14th, 2022 |  


RVHS Honor Roll released

BIDWELL — River Valley High School has announced honor roll students for the second quarter of the 2021-22 school year as follows:Freshmen honor...

February 15th, 2022 |  


Collecting Valentine’s Day cards

Collecting Valentine’s Day cards

GALLIA COUNTY — The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce is collecting Valentine’s Day cards to distribute to local senior and assisted livin...

February 9th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

When God gave the Law to Israel, speaking from the mountain, proclaiming those edicts which would become known as the Ten Commandments, the book of Ex...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Patiently wait on God

Patiently wait on God

One of the Psalmist wrote that he cried to God for deliverance from “innumerable evils.”Then, within the context of his experiences, he no...

May 12th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

Before Jesus returned to heaven to be with his Father, He told his disciples in John 14:12 that they would do even greater things than He had done whe...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Bossard Library to offer beginning acoustic guitar course

Bossard Library to offer beginning acoustic guitar course

GALLIPOLIS — In April, I had the opportunity to travel to Charlotte, N.C., to see Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter-guitarist John Mayer in...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Holzer to host free skin cancer screening

JACKSON — The month of May is recognized as Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Skin cancer is the most common cancer among people in the United States...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Meigs Health Matters… Fresh produce

Meigs Health Matters… Fresh produce

At some point in your life, you have most likely heard how important it is to include fruits and vegetables in your diet. But why? No matter where you...

May 6th, 2022 |  


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