NEWS


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Remembering Pearl Harbor

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Local veterans remembered the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor during a ceremony hosted by Feeney Bennett American Legion Post 128 on Saturday, th...

December 7th, 2019 |  


History and the holidays

History and the holidays

The Our House Museum in Gallipolis has seen 200 years of history along First Avenue. The museum hosted its annual open house last week during the Gall...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Looking to expand

Looking to expand

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis Branch Hopewell Health Center representatives met with Gallia Commissioners Thursday to sign legal documents and discuss...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Celebrating ‘A Colonial Christmas’

Celebrating ‘A Colonial Christmas’

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Battle Days committee is hosting a new event for Christmas this year.“A Colonial Christmas” will...

December 5th, 2019 |  


AAA recognizes area police

AAA recognizes area police

OHIO VALLEY — AAA East Central honored local police departments Tuesday for their efforts to increase road safety for all motorists. Fourteen Oh...

December 5th, 2019 updated: December 5th, 2019. |  


Chronic pain self-management workshop set

Chronic pain self-management workshop set

GALLIPOLIS — Live in Gallia County or surrounding communities? Do you have long-term pain or are you caring for someone living with chronic pain...

December 5th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Wahama tops Lady Tornadoes, 56-41

MASON, W.Va. — A good start kept a good start going.The Wahama girls basketball team stormed out to a 17-8 first quarter lead and never looked b...

December 10th, 2019 |  


Lady Pioneers roll past Point, 59-27

Lady Pioneers roll past Point, 59-27

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Not as fortunate on the home front.After opening the season with an impressive 13-point win at Poca, the Point Pleasant ...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Point wins Lake Norman Duals

Point wins Lake Norman Duals

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Picking up right where they left off.After winning the program’s fourth Class AA championship in West Virginia last wi...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Raiders slip past Southern, 42-37

BIDWELL, Ohio — The Raiders are back above .500.The River Valley boys basketball team claimed its second win in three games to start the season,...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Lady Marauders push past Athens, 51-43

Lady Marauders push past Athens, 51-43

ALBANY, Ohio — A win to start league play.The Meigs girls basketball team began its Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division slate on the right foot,...

December 9th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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Remembering veteran service

2020 Labor Laws and Legislation event

GALLIPOLIS — A “Lunch & Learn: 2020 Labor Laws and Legislation” event will be held Friday, December 13, organized by the Gallia ...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Hungar Bag Ministry gives back

Hungar Bag Ministry gives back

GALLIPOLIS — A representative from the Hunger Bag Ministry at the First Church of the Nazarene in Gallipolis states, “God has abundantly p...

November 30th, 2019 |  


Students take the pledge

Students take the pledge

GALLIPOLIS — A Red Ribbon Week event was celebrated last month at Gallia Academy Middle School, with students signing a pledge to remain drug fr...

November 30th, 2019 |  


GALLIPOLIS — The latest livestock report as released by United Producers, Inc., 357 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, 740-446-9696.Date of Sale: Nov. 13...

November 23rd, 2019 |  


Job’s Daughters hold annual visit

Job’s Daughters hold annual visit

On Sunday, Nov. 10, the Job’s Daughters International Bethels #62 of Middleport and #65 of Belpre held their Official Visit for 2019. Once the B...

November 16th, 2019 |  


Washington Elementary Honor Roll

Washington Elementary Principal Kimberly Cochrane has announced the students who made the honor roll for the first nine weeks of the 2019-20 school ye...

November 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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An autumn Saturday routine
A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

It’s an odd time of year. Officially, as we head into the holiday season, we have high expectations for good feelings that somehow are supposed ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Christmas is a time to celebrate the coming of God into our world. Theologians call it the incarnation. It’s a fancy word representing both the ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Love came down at Christmas

God’s Kids Korner: Love came down at Christmas

This Sunday is the second Sunday of Advent. Remember from last week, we talked about Advent being the weeks before Christmas when we prepare ourselves...

December 5th, 2019 |  


How to handle diabetes during the holidays

QUESTION: I was recently diagnosed with diabetes and am not sure how to manage my disease as I go through the holiday season. Do you have any tips on ...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Fear is our issue

Fear is our issue

I can remember from an early age wondering why people were afraid of so many things. Most of the things they seemed afraid of, being unpopular, being ...

December 4th, 2019 |  


If it’s not one mouse …

If it’s not one mouse …

Over the past 20 years (!) I have written volumes about computers and other unfathomable gizmos. I got five articles out of buying one new cell phone ...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


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