NEWS


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Board games come to Bossard
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Reported work release walk off in custody
Sloane’s ‘The Visiteur Series’ opens

Sloane’s ‘The Visiteur Series’ opens

OHIO VALLEY — Jamie Sloane, a local artist whose work has been featured at The French Art Colony and Gallery at 409, is opening a new show at th...

November 15th, 2018 |  


For the record: Gallia residents receive indictments in Meigs

For the record: Gallia residents receive indictments in Meigs

Gallia residents indictedMeigs County Prosecuting Attorney James K. Stanley announces that on November 14, 2018, the Meigs County Grand Jury returned ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


‘We Are…remembering’

‘We Are…remembering’

Every November 14, “the 75” are remembered. “The 75” being players, coaches, members of the flight crew and boosters of the Ma...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Commissioners file opioid lawsuit

Commissioners file opioid lawsuit

POMEROY — A lawsuit filed on behalf of Meigs County against specific defendants involved in the prescription drug industry, has been filed in Me...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Angell receives OSBAVB award

Angell receives OSBAVB award

COLUMBUS — Lynn Angell, a board member who has served the Gallia-Jackson-Vinton Joint Vocational School District representing the Gallipolis Cit...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Holzer to join Rose Parade float

Holzer to join Rose Parade float

PASADENA, Calif. — This year, to show appreciation for the continued support Holzer shows Lifeline of Ohio through the organ, eye and tissue don...

November 14th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Piebald deer. Shoot or don’t shoot?

Piebald deer. Shoot or don’t shoot?

Have you seen any piebald deer lately? Or do you even know what that means?Perhaps you have heard the word “piebald” and wonder what it me...

November 17th, 2018 |  


Point lands 3 on state soccer teams

Point lands 3 on state soccer teams

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — A memorable year. A memorable postseason.The Point Pleasant boys soccer program netted three selections on the 2018 West...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Kassidy Betzing signs with OU Track

Kassidy Betzing signs with OU Track

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Just a hop, skip and a jump away… and for her, maybe less than that.On Wednesday inside Meigs High School’s Larr...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Point faces Polar Bears

Point faces Polar Bears

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — In the immortal words of professional wrestling icon Ric Flair, “To be the man, you gotta beat the man.”And headed...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Bobcats beat down Buffalo, 52-17

Bobcats beat down Buffalo, 52-17

ATHENS, Ohio — After giving teams the horns all season, Buffalo planed on wrapping up the Mid-American Conference East Division title on Wednesd...

November 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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GAHS Honor Roll

OVB to host vets lunch

GALLIPOLIS — November is a time to not only give thanks, but to also honor the veterans who sacrificed everything in order for us to enjoy the f...

November 13th, 2018 |  


GAHS Honor Roll

GAHS Honor Roll

CENTENARY — Gallia Academy High School Principal Josh Donley recognizes the following students for achieving honor roll for the first nine weeks...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Washington Elementary third graders recently received a gift from the Elks Youth Program of the Elks Lodge #107.Every student in third grade received ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Ohio Valley Bank recently unveiled a new debit card design as part of its Community First debit card program. The Buckeye Hil...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Be the first to know: Online COLA notices

Be the first to know: Online COLA notices

We are constantly expanding our online services to give you freedom and control when doing business with us. Our new online cost-of-living adjustment ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


8:10 pm |    
The Great American Smokeout
The holiday shopping list that glistens

The holiday shopping list that glistens

A box. That’s the least expensive, most utilized gift to give to any child under the age of six. Grinning toddlers crawl through their cardboard...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

The Bible reminds us: “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.” (Colossians 4:2; ESV) And elsewhere, ̶...

November 15th, 2018 |  


I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I started writing weekly articles and submitting them in August of 1998. During this stretch of time, I have been mindful to give timely shout-outs to...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Decisions can be daunting. As I get older, I find myself facing more and more decisions. Knowing my decisions lay the foundation for my future, I ofte...

November 15th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

Thanksgiving is the day we officially set aside to reflect on our blessings, and the Friday after officially marks the start of the Christmas season. ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

In Mark 13: 1-8, Jesus and His disciples are leaving the Temple area when one of them remarks what a beautiful and magnificent building the Temple is ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


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