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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 |  


Gallipolis plans to open municipal pool

GALLIPOLIS — The City of Gallipolis plans to open the Gallipolis Municipal Pool for the summer, according to the city manager.Ted Lozier, Gallip...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Ruane sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole

Ruane sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney Jason D. Holdren announces that Joyceann Louise Ruane, age 25, of Crown City, Ohio, and fo...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Biden tightens some gun controls, says much more needed

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden, in his first gun control measures since taking office, announced a half-dozen executive actions Thursday ...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Nine new cases reported… Latest vaccine numbers by county

Nine new cases reported… Latest vaccine numbers by county

OHIO VALLEY — Nine additional COVID-19 cases were reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Thursday.Five additional COVID-19 cases were re...

April 8th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


1:45 pm |    
Wednesday baseball roundup
1:30 pm |    
Wednesday softball roundup

Rio softball records sweep of Bears

BECKLEY, W.Va. — Taylor Webb had two hits and three RBI in game one, while Sydney Campolo tossed a four-hitter and fanned 10 batters in game two...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Tigers take down Wahama, 69-36

ELIZABETH, W.Va. — A rough start to the week.After dropping a 77-40 decision to Ravenswood on Monday night in Mason County, the Wahama boys bask...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Malaki Branham named Ohio Mr. Basketball

Malaki Branham named Ohio Mr. Basketball

In the final game of his high school career, St. Vincent-St. Mary’s Malaki Branham showed the best parts of his game.Not only did he turn in a s...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Tuesday diamond roundup

BASEBALLSouthern 4, Miller 2The Southern baseball team completed the season sweep of Miller in Perry County, defeating the Falcons 4-2 a week after a ...

April 7th, 2021 |  


UNOH races past RedStorm in DH sweep

LIMA, Ohio — The University of Northwestern Ohio started fast and never let up, racing away for a doubleheader sweep of the University of Rio Gr...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant fends off Vikings, 74-63

Point Pleasant fends off Vikings, 74-63

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Nearly a month later, the Big Blacks got their revenge.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team — which dropped a 7...

April 7th, 2021 |  


LIFE


2:37 pm |    
Pediatric Fund sponsors
1:31 pm |    
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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