NEWS


9:10 pm
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Holiday festivities at ‘Our House’
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Second graders ‘talking turkey’ recipes, Part 2

Ohio’s young hunters harvest more than 6,500 deer

OHIO — Ohio’s young hunters had a successful weekend and checked 6,563 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season, Nov. 17-18, ...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Cost of prosecuting Rhoden case could reach millions

“We hate to even put these numbers out there,” said Pike County Commissioner Blaine Beekman.Beekman was referring to possible costs connec...

November 17th, 2018 |  


The ‘Biomechanics Roadshow’

The ‘Biomechanics Roadshow’

OHIO VALLEY — Professors from Marshall University’s Biomechanics program visited a local elementary school on Friday with their “Bio...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Small Business Saturday returns Nov. 24

Small Business Saturday returns Nov. 24

OHIO VALLEY — Small Business Saturday is on the horizon and set for next Saturday, Nov. 24, but several local businesses within the Ohio Valley ...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Board games come to Bossard

Board games come to Bossard

GALLIPOLIS — Bossard Memorial Library recently added a large selection of board and card games to its collection that can be checked out for fre...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Reported work release walk off in custody

Reported work release walk off in custody

CHESHIRE — On Friday, Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin released a statement indicating Marie M. Lopez, who reportedly fled from the Gallia Co...

November 16th, 2018 updated: November 16th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


12:25 pm |    
Rio men rally for Bevo title
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Updated: 12:05 pm. |    
RedStorm women win Bevo title
Rio men rally for Bevo title

Rio men rally for Bevo title

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Cameron Schreiter drilled a go-ahead three-pointer with 25 seconds to play and then came up with a victory-clinching steal in...

November 20th, 2018 |  


Rio tops Blue Devils in NAIA tourney opener

Rio tops Blue Devils in NAIA tourney opener

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Four different players scored second half goals to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 4-0 win over Lawrence Technological...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Polar Bears push past Point, 66-13

Polar Bears push past Point, 66-13

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — If you can’t win them all, it’s better to be beaten by the best.The eighth-seed Point Pleasant football team had i...

November 18th, 2018 |  


Herd thunders past UTSA, 23-0

Herd thunders past UTSA, 23-0

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — “Peeb Peeb.”After all, these Roadrunners spent a better portion of this episode going backwards.Visiting Texas S...

November 18th, 2018 |  


Point Pleasant-Fairmont Senior Football Box Score

Fairmont Senior 66, Point Pleasant 13PP6007—13FS1622217—66Scoring SummaryFirst QuarterFS: Breeden Gilbert 9 run (Gage Michael run) 8:37PP:...

November 17th, 2018 |  


LIFE


5:40 pm |    
GAHS Honor Roll

OVB to host vets lunch

GALLIPOLIS — November is a time to not only give thanks, but to also honor the veterans who sacrificed everything in order for us to enjoy the f...

November 13th, 2018 |  


OVB to host vets lunch

GALLIPOLIS — November is a time to not only give thanks, but to also honor the veterans who sacrificed everything in order for us to enjoy the f...

November 13th, 2018 |  


GAHS Honor Roll

GAHS Honor Roll

CENTENARY — Gallia Academy High School Principal Josh Donley recognizes the following students for achieving honor roll for the first nine weeks...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Washington Elementary third graders recently received a gift from the Elks Youth Program of the Elks Lodge #107.Every student in third grade received ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Ohio Valley Bank recently unveiled a new debit card design as part of its Community First debit card program. The Buckeye Hil...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


8:10 pm |    
The Great American Smokeout
The holiday shopping list that glistens

The holiday shopping list that glistens

A box. That’s the least expensive, most utilized gift to give to any child under the age of six. Grinning toddlers crawl through their cardboard...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

The Bible reminds us: “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.” (Colossians 4:2; ESV) And elsewhere, ̶...

November 15th, 2018 |  


I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I started writing weekly articles and submitting them in August of 1998. During this stretch of time, I have been mindful to give timely shout-outs to...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Decisions can be daunting. As I get older, I find myself facing more and more decisions. Knowing my decisions lay the foundation for my future, I ofte...

November 15th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

Thanksgiving is the day we officially set aside to reflect on our blessings, and the Friday after officially marks the start of the Christmas season. ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

In Mark 13: 1-8, Jesus and His disciples are leaving the Temple area when one of them remarks what a beautiful and magnificent building the Temple is ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


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