NEWS


Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12, offering a way to protect the nation’s...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Watershed Camp returns for 2021

Watershed Camp returns for 2021

RUTLAND — Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District’s Watershed Camp will return for 2021.The Meigs SWCD and Leading Creek Watershed Grou...

May 11th, 2021 |  


‘Monster’: 7 life sentences for ex-hospital worker in deaths

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former nursing assistant who killed seven elderly veterans with fatal injections of insulin at a West Virginia hospit...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Hershel “Woody” Williams will be the keynote speaker at this year’s...

May 10th, 2021 |  


11 new COVID-19 cases reported…11 new COVID-19 cases reported in area

11 new COVID-19 cases reported…11 new COVID-19 cases reported in area

OHIO VALLEY — Meigs County became the last of the Ohio Valley Publishing area counties to reach 1,500 COVOID-19 cases, hitting the mark on Monda...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Trolling on the river

Trolling on the river

Catfish anglers from several states traveled to the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers at Gallipolis, Ohio on Saturday for a King Kat Tournament Trail event pres...

May 10th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Brisker heads RedStorm’s list of All-RSC Softball honorees

VIENNA, W.Va. — University of Rio Grande freshman Caitlyn Brisker has been named the 2021 River States Conference Softball Player of the Year, a...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Reeser leads quintet of Rio baseballers on All-RSC teams

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Senior center fielder Kent Reeser leads a quintet of University of Rio Grande players named to the 2021 All-River States Con...

May 12th, 2021 |  


RedStorm softball Georgia bound for NAIA opener

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Rio Grande will tangle with Milligan (Tenn.) University in the NAIA Softball National Championship Opening ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Lady Raiders fend off FUHS, 1-0

Lady Raiders fend off FUHS, 1-0

If you manage to dodge enough bullets in the postseason, you will survive and advance. Visiting Fairfield Union stranded 10 runners on base — in...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Eagles soar past Wahama, 10-4

Eagles soar past Wahama, 10-4

The Eastern baseball team scored seven times in the first two innings on Monday, as the Eagles picked up a 10-4 victory over non-conference host Waham...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Freshman duo helps Rio Grande secure tourney title

Freshman duo helps Rio Grande secure tourney title

VIENNA, W.Va. — In Saturday’s winner-take-all second final of the River States Conference Softball Championship, the University of Rio Gra...

May 11th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Nowlin earns doctorate

Gallia retired teachers announce scholarships

The Gallia County Retired Teachers Association recently announced its scholarship recipients for the 2021 Katherine Williams Gallia County Retired Tea...

April 30th, 2021 |  


FBI agent visits Buckeye Hills Career Center

FBI agent visits Buckeye Hills Career Center

The Buckeye Hills Career Center’s Cybersecurity and Criminal Justice students recently had the opportunity to sit down with an FBI agent.Accordi...

April 28th, 2021 |  


RVHS Honor Roll reported

River Valley High School reports the honor roll for the third quarter of this school year as follows:Freshman – Kyndall Beaver, Hannah Bias, Col...

April 27th, 2021 |  


Bobo 30th anniversary

Bobo 30th anniversary

Steve and Tanya Bobo recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on April 19th. The couple was married in the chapel at Fifth Avenue Baptist Ch...

April 23rd, 2021 |  


A new church sign

A new church sign

The Dean Family recently made and donated a new sign for Carleton Church. Pastor Jimmie Evans, of the Carleton Church, is pictured with John Dean afte...

April 23rd, 2021 |  


Wears to celebrate 102nd birthday

Wears to celebrate 102nd birthday

Virginia Wears of Pomeroy will be celebrating her 102nd birthday on April 20.Wears has four children, 13 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 27 ...

April 16th, 2021 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

I am sure that all of you know that it is Mother’s Day this coming Sunday. You will probably give your mother a card or a present. Someplace on ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Preachers bear a heavy load

Preachers bear a heavy load

When preachers have a message to deliver, it involves more of a load on the preacher than church goers consider. Prophet Malachi referred to as “...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: A theology of marriage

Cross Words: A theology of marriage

A girl in a white dress walks down the aisle. Beautiful music plays in the background. A man, beaming with excitement, awaits her on the other side. T...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Public health revolves around the motto — Prevent, Promote, Protect the health of all population groups making sure the community is healthy and...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

A certain Roman centurion, stationed in Capernaum had a servant who was very ill and, hearing of Jesus, he asked the local Jewish elders to plead with...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

I truly believe that much of the point of your and my existence today is that we, as God’s children by faith in Jesus Christ, live our lives in ...

April 29th, 2021 |  


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