NEWS


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Hosting ‘Winterfest’
1 death, 181 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 181 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Since yesterday’s update, there was one additional death, as well as 181 new COVID-19 cases, reported in the Ohio Valley Pub...

January 27th, 2022 |  


Nearly $15 million of funding to Behavioral Healthcare

COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday announced that $14.9 million in American Rescue Plan (ARPA) Supplemental Block Grants funds will b...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Firefighters awarded for service

Firefighters awarded for service

PATRIOT — The Greenfield Township Volunteer Fire Department recently held the department’s end-of-year dinner, honoring firefighters and a...

January 26th, 2022 |  


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

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

OHIO VALLEY — Since yesterday’s update, there were 217 new COVID-19 cases reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Wednesday.In Gall...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Gov. DeWine announces MARCS Grant recipients

Gov. DeWine announces MARCS Grant recipients

COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday announced the recipients of the 2022 MARCS (Multi-Agency Radio Communications Systems) grant, which ...

January 26th, 2022 updated: January 26th, 2022. |  


Laparoscopic hysterectomy… Excellent results, faster recovery, and less pain

Laparoscopic hysterectomy… Excellent results, faster recovery, and less pain

For women, a hysterectomy is one of the most common types of surgeries they may have to consider in their lives. Used to treat a number of health cond...

January 26th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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RV, SG select new coaches

Waterford sweeps Lady Rebels, 54-43

WATERFORD, Ohio — A 3-headed monster with a devastating 1-2 punch.Host Waterford had three players amass all but four of its first half points, ...

January 28th, 2022 |  


Saint Albans downs Lady Falcons, 45-22

Saint Albans downs Lady Falcons, 45-22

MASON, W.Va. — The Lady Dragons were not slain on this night.The Wahama girls basketball team dropped a home game to the tune of 45-22 Thursday ...

January 28th, 2022 |  


Marauders win at Crooksville, 76-36

CROOKSVILLE, Ohio — The Meigs boys basketball team picked up a 76-36 road win Thursday evening against the Crooksville Ceramics.The Marauders (8...

January 28th, 2022 |  


Lady Tornadoes fall to Belpre, 43-37

BELPRE, Ohio — The Southern girls basketball team fell 43-37 on the road Thursday evening to the Belpre Lady Eagles in a Tri-Valley Conference H...

January 28th, 2022 |  


Ironton sweeps Blue Angels, 47-31

CENTENARY, Ohio — The Lady Tigers simply had better balance.Visiting Ironton had two players pour in double digits and had eight total reach the...

January 27th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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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


Glimpses of America, 1957

Glimpses of America, 1957

A couple of years ago, one of my sweet and gentle readers, Mary Crider, gave me a large stack of my favorite childhood magazine, Sports Illustrated, m...

January 21st, 2022 |  


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 |  


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