NEWS


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MU researchers study wastewater for SARS-CoV-2

MU researchers study wastewater for SARS-CoV-2

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Members of the Marshall University research community have looked to an unusual outlet to supplement the battle against the ...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Youth turkey hunting season numbers in

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s youth wild turkey hunting season ended Sunday, with 1,473 birds harvested by young hunters, according to the Ohio ...

April 20th, 2021 |  


MCHD provides range of nursing services

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of articles regarding the 2020 annual report from the Meigs County Health Department.POMEROY ̵...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley says she’s running for Ohio governor

CINCINNATI (AP) — Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, pulled into the national spotlight by a 2019 mass shooting, said Monday she wants to unseat Ohio̵...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Proms, graduations scheduled in Gallia

GALLIA COUNTY — Public high schools in Gallia County are planning in-person proms and graduations for students this year.Gallia Academy High Sch...

April 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Rio Grande takes series finale from Trailblazers

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — Caden Cluxton smacked an eighth inning tie-breaking single and Kent Reeser followed with a two-run double, lifting the Unive...

April 21st, 2021 |  


White Falcons oust Hannan, 94-27

White Falcons oust Hannan, 94-27

MASON, W.Va. — They say it’s tough to beat a team three times in a season… but they didn’t tell the White Falcons.The second-s...

April 21st, 2021 |  


RedStorm win place 2nd at Art Lanham Invitational

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Chanavier Robinson recorded three first-place performances and Sierra Cress added two of her own to lead the University of Ri...

April 21st, 2021 |  


Rio men 2nd at Lanham Invitational

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Keshawn Jones and Antoine Sullivan, Jr. were solely responsible for — or directly involved in — four of the Unive...

April 21st, 2021 |  


Monday box scores

SOFTBALLSouthern 8, Waterford 7W^101^200^201^—^7-13-3S^000^033^002^—^8-12-3WP: Kassidy Chaney (9IP, 7R, 13H, K, BB)LP: Lakyn Brooker (4IP,...

April 21st, 2021 |  


LIFE


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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 |  


Long-time Pastor retiring

Long-time Pastor retiring

Senior Pastor Paul Voss is retiring after 36 years of service at theFirst Church of God in Gallipolis. Voss’s retirement caps 42 plus years of p...

March 19th, 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 |  


OPINION


Do not let others cause you to doubt God

Do not let others cause you to doubt God

It can happen if you are not careful. There is a good example of this in Scripture.When Israel was delivered from their Egyptian bondage, they saw fir...

April 15th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

It can be very disconcerting today when one looks about and sees how the principles and commandments and promises of God are not only set aside but ar...

April 15th, 2021 updated: April 15th, 2021. |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

You remember from our story last week about Thomas that Jesus appeared to the disciples several times after Easter. At first, the disciples were afrai...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Diabetes. Many around our area refer to this disease as ‘sugar’ or a ‘little bit of sugar’ and do not understand the severity ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Some years back, when in college, I had a friend of the Charismatic persuasion kindly offer to teach me how to speak in tongues. He was quite sincere,...

April 8th, 2021 |  


‘The Deer of the Morning’

‘The Deer of the Morning’

There is an interesting section of Scripture at Psalms 22, 23, and 24. These three form a trilogy concerning the shepherding roles of Jesus Christ. Ps...

April 8th, 2021 |  


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