NEWS


Shamblin signs with the University of Rio Grande

Shamblin signs with the University of Rio Grande

South Gallia High School Senior Emma Shamblin has signed with the University of Rio Grande for Cheerleading. Shamblin plans to cheer for the Red Storm...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Whipp joins PVH’s Regional Health Center

Whipp joins PVH’s Regional Health Center

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Kylen Whipp, M.D., a family medicine and pediatric physician, is welcoming patients at the Regional Health Center (RHC) ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Ohio Valley Bank among April Compass Award Honorees

COLUMBUS — Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague has announced Compass Award honorees for the month of April, which locally included Ohio Valley Bank.Ac...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Latest livestock report

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The latest livestock report as submitted by United Producers, Inc., 357 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, Ohio, 740-446-9696.Date of ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Marshall’s local TedX event focuses on rising from tragedy

Marshall’s local TedX event focuses on rising from tragedy

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The Marshall University community celebrated an evening of “RISING” last Friday at the third annual TEDxMarshallU even...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Ohio Valley History… Stones with stories

Ohio Valley History… Stones with stories

For those of you who may be new to this column, I’m a big believer in the idea that history is and should be personal. Historians often pretend ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Weekend baseball roundup
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Weekend baseball roundup

Weekend softball roundup

Southern 4, Trimble 3 The Southern softball team claimed a 4-3 victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division host Trimble on Friday in Glouster....

April 12th, 2021 |  


Point wins Region 4 AA-A title

Point wins Region 4 AA-A title

MILLWOOD, W.Va. — Another sweet 16 … again.For the third year in a row, Mason County will be well-represented at the 2021 state wrestling ...

April 12th, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant fends off Miners, 62-55

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Heading into the final week of the regular season on a high note.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team will take momen...

April 12th, 2021 |  


2020-21 OPSWA boys basketball teams

2020-21 OPSWA boys basketball teams

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association has released the 2020-21 All-Ohio girls basketball teams, featuring five players from t...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Wednesday baseball roundup

Wednesday baseball roundup

River Valley 4, Alexander 0River Valley pitchers Chase Barber and Garrett Facemire surrendered only five hits while posting a 4-0 victory over visitin...

April 8th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Pediatric Fund sponsors
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Long-time Pastor retiring

Make up day for kindergarten registration

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis City Schools hosts a make-up drive-through registration day for kindergartners and their families from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.,...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


Pomeroy Eagles scholarship applications

POMEROY — Four $750 scholarships will be awarded by the Pomeroy Eagles Club #2171 and the Eagles Auxiliary. The scholarships will be given to tw...

March 19th, 2021 |  


St. Peter’s Episcopal welcomes new Priest and new service times.

At Sunday services on Feb. 14, 2021, the congregation of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (541 2nd Avenue, Gallipolis) welcomed the Rev. Joshua D Ne...

March 18th, 2021 |  


New Life Church of God welcomes pastor

New Life Church of God welcomes pastor

The New Life Church of God at 576 State Route 7 North across from Quality Inn and Speedway in Kanauga has a new pastor.Rev. Ronald G. Heath has been a...

March 12th, 2021 |  


River Valley FFA competes in soils contest

This past year the FFA soils contest was virtual with local FFA members participating in the competition.The River Valley FFA members used the chrome ...

March 8th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Cross Words: Christ is still risen

Cross Words: Christ is still risen

There’s a beautiful story in Luke 24, shortly after the resurrection account, of some disciples walking with Jesus on the road to Emmaus. But th...

April 8th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: That Doubting Thomas

God’s Kids Korner: That Doubting Thomas

Have you ever been told something, and you just couldn’t believe it was true? Maybe one of your friends won a huge prize in a contest or somethi...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Grandparents learn to roll with the changes

Grandparents learn to roll with the changes

The past year has been difficult for everyone, but stories abound of the contributions made by individuals who retired from their previous employment ...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: On the subject of idolatry…

Search the Scriptures: On the subject of idolatry…

When the apostle Paul walked through the streets of Athens, the Bible records, “his spirit was provoked within him as he saw that the city was f...

April 1st, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The glorious truth of Jesus’ triumph

A Hunger for More: The glorious truth of Jesus’ triumph

As we arrive at Easter and find ourselves refreshed in the amazing and glorious truth of Jesus’ triumph over death through His resurrection, it ...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Good Friday is an awesome day!

Good Friday is an awesome day!

On the surface, this Friday of the Easter week may appear as a gruesome day when the Crucifixion of Christ is considered. But, in actuality it is an a...

April 1st, 2021 |  


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