NEWS


Free suicide awareness, prevention training available

GALLIPOLIS — The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) received funding from the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio’s (FAO) Cause Connector ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


‘Traveling Wall’ to be in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The West Virginia Vietnam Veterans Traveling Wall will be at The Quality Inn in Gallipolis on Friday and Saturday.The display...

May 17th, 2022 |  


“Celebrate Recovery” event

OHIO VALLEY — The Gallia-Jackson-Meigs (GJM) ADAMH Board is inviting those in recovery, or those seeking information about recovery to join the ...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant River Museum has announced plans for a dinner cruise on July 25 aboard the Belle of Cincinnati.The Di...

May 16th, 2022 |  


MCIYS obtains non-profit status

MCIYS obtains non-profit status

POMEROY — Meigs County Innovative Youth Society (MCIYS) was the focus on opening day of the Meigs County Farmers Market (MCFM). Since the Market...

May 13th, 2022 |  


1 death, 74 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 74 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

May 13th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Point wins 4 titles on Day 1

Point wins 4 titles on Day 1

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If Day 1 was any indication, the theme of this mid-week meet is going perfectly.The Point Pleasant track and field programs ...

May 19th, 2022 updated: May 19th, 2022. |  


Wahama returning to state

Wahama returning to state

HARTFORD, W.Va. — As the saying goes, defense wins championships.The Wahama softball team showed this in a 3-1 victory at home against the Man L...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Ohio district track meets begin

Ohio district track meets begin

And they are off and running.The ‘Buckeye’ side of the Ohio Valley Publishing area has hit full stride as all six area schools have scored...

May 18th, 2022 updated: May 18th, 2022. |  


Lady Falcons blank Man, 2-0

MAN, W.Va. — One more step until the big stage.The Wahama softball team started its regional campaign the right way with a 2-0 road win Tuesday ...

May 18th, 2022 updated: May 18th, 2022. |  


Eastern falls to Huntsmen in 8 innings, 4-3

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The Eagles just couldn’t finish what they started.The Eastern baseball team built a 3-1 lead through three full frames...

May 18th, 2022 |  


LIFE


OVB announces Main Office promotions

OVB announces Main Office promotions

GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Bank (OVB) recently announced the promotions of Jody Stapleton, Kristina Nickels and Lori Gagliardi. According to a new...

March 23rd, 2022 |  


David Trinko: Why the newspaper keeps reporting numbers

David Trinko: Why the newspaper keeps reporting numbers

The old adage says numbers never lie.According to plenty of internet comments over the past two years, they lied to you nearly daily.If you’re a...

March 18th, 2022 |  


Buckeye Hills Honor Roll

RIO GRANDE — The Buckeye Hills Career Center has announced the students appearing on the honor roll for the third nine weeks grading period that...

March 14th, 2022 |  


RVHS Honor Roll released

BIDWELL — River Valley High School has announced honor roll students for the second quarter of the 2021-22 school year as follows:Freshmen honor...

February 15th, 2022 |  


Collecting Valentine’s Day cards

Collecting Valentine’s Day cards

GALLIA COUNTY — The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce is collecting Valentine’s Day cards to distribute to local senior and assisted livin...

February 9th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

The major biting shortcoming of co-existence among the people of varying ethnic, racial, social, and religious characteristics has to do with prejudic...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

When God gave the Law to Israel, speaking from the mountain, proclaiming those edicts which would become known as the Ten Commandments, the book of Ex...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Patiently wait on God

Patiently wait on God

One of the Psalmist wrote that he cried to God for deliverance from “innumerable evils.”Then, within the context of his experiences, he no...

May 12th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

Before Jesus returned to heaven to be with his Father, He told his disciples in John 14:12 that they would do even greater things than He had done whe...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Bossard Library to offer beginning acoustic guitar course

Bossard Library to offer beginning acoustic guitar course

GALLIPOLIS — In April, I had the opportunity to travel to Charlotte, N.C., to see Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter-guitarist John Mayer in...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Holzer to host free skin cancer screening

JACKSON — The month of May is recognized as Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Skin cancer is the most common cancer among people in the United States...

May 12th, 2022 |  


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