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Construction activities to begin on new Gallia Jail

ODOT: Meigs construction schedule

MEIGS COUNTY — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Meigs County next week. All outlined work is weather pe...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — Gallia County returned to the “orange” level two advisory, joining Meigs County, on the Ohio Public Health Advisory Sy...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Ohio is latest state to see GOP-backed voting law rewrite

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio became the latest state Thursday where Republicans are proposing a significant rewrite of state election laws, an eff...

May 6th, 2021 |  


O’Brien Garden Music Series begins Saturday

O’Brien Garden Music Series begins Saturday

POMEROY, Ohio — Live music returns to Pomeroy, Ohio this Saturday with the beginning of the O’Brien Gardens Music Series.The Pomeroy Merch...

May 6th, 2021 |  


City Commissioners approve resolution, ordinances

City Commissioners approve resolution, ordinances

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis City Commission passed a resolution and ordinances during its meeting on Tuesday evening, discussing vacating an all...

May 5th, 2021 |  


7 new COVID-19 cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

7 new COVID-19 cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — Seven additional COVID-19 cases have been reported in Mason and Meigs counties.The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Re...

May 5th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


RedStorm softball earns top seed in RSC tourney

RedStorm softball earns top seed in RSC tourney

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande will be the top seed in the 2021 River States Conference Softball Championship, which gets under...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande to face Asbury in RSC baseball tournament

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande will be the No. 5 seed in the 2021 River States Conference Baseball Championship, which begins T...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande athletics roundup

Rio’s Webb named RSC Player of the WeekMIDDLETOWN, Ohio — University of Rio Grande right fielder Taylor Webb racked up 14 hits in six game...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Point outlasts Blue Angels, 7-4

Point outlasts Blue Angels, 7-4

A whole lot of work went into the rally … and then it all ended up being for nothing. The Blue Angels fought back from a 4-run deficit by tying ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


OHSAA school membership dues approved by BOD

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors has approved a recommendation from OHSAA Executive Director Doug U...

May 5th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Bobo 30th anniversary

RVHS Honor Roll reported

River Valley High School reports the honor roll for the third quarter of this school year as follows:Freshman – Kyndall Beaver, Hannah Bias, Col...

April 27th, 2021 |  


A new church sign

A new church sign

The Dean Family recently made and donated a new sign for Carleton Church. Pastor Jimmie Evans, of the Carleton Church, is pictured with John Dean afte...

April 23rd, 2021 |  


Wears to celebrate 102nd birthday

Wears to celebrate 102nd birthday

Virginia Wears of Pomeroy will be celebrating her 102nd birthday on April 20.Wears has four children, 13 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 27 ...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Pediatric Fund sponsors

Pediatric Fund sponsors

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer Health System continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existence f...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Buckeye Hills announces honor roll

The following students appeared on the Honor Roll at Buckeye Hills Career Center for the third nine weeks grading period that ended on March 10, 2021....

March 29th, 2021 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

I am sure that all of you know that it is Mother’s Day this coming Sunday. You will probably give your mother a card or a present. Someplace on ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Preachers bear a heavy load

Preachers bear a heavy load

When preachers have a message to deliver, it involves more of a load on the preacher than church goers consider. Prophet Malachi referred to as “...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: A theology of marriage

Cross Words: A theology of marriage

A girl in a white dress walks down the aisle. Beautiful music plays in the background. A man, beaming with excitement, awaits her on the other side. T...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Public health revolves around the motto — Prevent, Promote, Protect the health of all population groups making sure the community is healthy and...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

A certain Roman centurion, stationed in Capernaum had a servant who was very ill and, hearing of Jesus, he asked the local Jewish elders to plead with...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

I truly believe that much of the point of your and my existence today is that we, as God’s children by faith in Jesus Christ, live our lives in ...

April 29th, 2021 |  


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