NEWS


Commission recognizes April as Child Abuse Awareness Month… Raise awareness by wearing blue on April 14

Commission recognizes April as Child Abuse Awareness Month… Raise awareness by wearing blue on April 14

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Commissioners earlier this month joined the National Center of Child Abuse and Neglect in proclaiming April as Ch...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Making the most of life during the pandemic

Making the most of life during the pandemic

MIDDLEPORT — The past year has been a challenge for many learning to adapt to the every changing safety requirements and precautions brought on ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Shamblin signs with the University of Rio Grande

Shamblin signs with the University of Rio Grande

South Gallia High School Senior Emma Shamblin has signed with the University of Rio Grande for Cheerleading. Shamblin plans to cheer for the Red Storm...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Whipp joins PVH’s Regional Health Center

Whipp joins PVH’s Regional Health Center

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Kylen Whipp, M.D., a family medicine and pediatric physician, is welcoming patients at the Regional Health Center (RHC) ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Ohio Valley Bank among April Compass Award Honorees

COLUMBUS — Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague has announced Compass Award honorees for the month of April, which locally included Ohio Valley Bank.Ac...

April 9th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


12:40 pm |    
Monday softball roundup
12:35 pm |    
Monday baseball roundup
1:03 pm |    
Weekend baseball roundup

RedStorm takes series finale from Brescia

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Jesse Watson hit a pair of two-run doubles to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 5-2 win over Brescia University, Monday ...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant tops Pioneers, 83-70

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Firing on all cylinders.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team had its second-highest point total of the season on Mond...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande sports roundup

Harris fuels RedStorm men at Centre TwilightDANVILLE, Ky. — Spencer Harris recorded two third-place showings and was part of a runner-up relay u...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Weekend track and field roundup

Eastern, River Valley, South Gallia at WellstonThe Eastern girls and Waterford boys came away with top honors on Saturday during the 2021 Golden Rocke...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Weekend baseball roundup

Weekend baseball roundup

Ironton 7, Gallia Academy 4The Gallia Academy baseball team dropped a 7-4 decision to Ohio Valley Conference guest Ironton on Friday in Centenary. The...

April 12th, 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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