NEWS


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‘In Flanders Fields’
Gallia Academy High School announces scholarship winners

Gallia Academy High School announces scholarship winners

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia Academy High School recently announced the winners of several scholarships to members of the class of 2022.The Brad Abels Ac...

May 17th, 2022 updated: May 17th, 2022. |  


Plans announced for Gallia Memorial Day parade, ceremony

Plans announced for Gallia Memorial Day parade, ceremony

GALLIA COUNTY — The Gallia County Veterans Service Commission has announced plans for the 2022 Memorial Day Parade. The parade will begin at 10:...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Free suicide awareness, prevention training available

GALLIPOLIS — The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) received funding from the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio’s (FAO) Cause Connector ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


‘Traveling Wall’ to be in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The West Virginia Vietnam Veterans Traveling Wall will be at The Quality Inn in Gallipolis on Friday and Saturday.The display...

May 17th, 2022 |  


“Celebrate Recovery” event

OHIO VALLEY — The Gallia-Jackson-Meigs (GJM) ADAMH Board is inviting those in recovery, or those seeking information about recovery to join the ...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant River Museum has announced plans for a dinner cruise on July 25 aboard the Belle of Cincinnati.The Di...

May 16th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Wahama wins Region IV crown
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Meigs marches past Pirates, 10-2
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Familiar faces await Wahama
White Falcons mercy Man, 10-0

White Falcons mercy Man, 10-0

MASON, W.Va. — One more win, and it’s off to Charleston.The Wahama baseball team started its regional play in a big way, with a 10-0 home ...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Ohio teams headed to regionals

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — And they’re moving on up.Gallia Academy, Meigs and River Valley all had athletes advance to the regional level last we...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Locals land 18 on TVC Hocking teams

The Ohio Valley Publishing area landed 18 total selections on the All-Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division baseball and softball teams for the 2022 ...

May 22nd, 2022 updated: May 23rd, 2022. |  


Wahama’s Gerlach wins 2 titles

Wahama’s Gerlach wins 2 titles

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One competitor. Two medals.Wahama junior Rowen Gerlach became the first member of the boys track and field team to win an in...

May 22nd, 2022 |  


Lady Wildcats compete at state meet

Lady Wildcats compete at state meet

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Not very often you get to compete for a state title.The Hannan girls track and field team had one individual and one relay t...

May 22nd, 2022 |  


Valley topples Tornadoes, 6-2

Valley topples Tornadoes, 6-2

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Contact wasn’t the problem. The problem revealed itself after contact occurred.The Southern baseball team committed fo...

May 22nd, 2022 |  


LIFE


Taylor receives OVB promotion

Taylor receives OVB promotion

GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Bank (OVB) recently announced the promotion of Amanda Taylor.Taylor has been a key member of the OVB Information Techno...

March 30th, 2022 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

The major biting shortcoming of co-existence among the people of varying ethnic, racial, social, and religious characteristics has to do with prejudic...

May 19th, 2022 |  


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 |  


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