NEWS


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RVMS student presents in DC

Summer crisis program to begin

OHIO VALLEY — Gallia Meigs Community Action Agency has received the 2018 Emergency Summer Crisis Program grant for cooling assistance to low inc...

June 20th, 2018 |  


OHIO Innovation Center reports unprecedented job growth, new economic impact for 2017

ATHENS — Ohio University’s Innovation Center supported 269 jobs that generated an estimated $9.9 million in employee compensation in Athen...

June 20th, 2018 |  


City discusses sinkhole solution hopes

City discusses sinkhole solution hopes

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis City Commission gathered for a semiregular meeting Tuesday evening where ongoing concerns with sinkholes were discussed ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Hot Summer Nights welcomes New Jasper Station

Hot Summer Nights welcomes New Jasper Station

GALLIPOLIS — Appearing third in the series of the Hot Summer Nights concert series this Thursday evening in the pavilion at the French Art Colon...

June 19th, 2018 |  


OVB development moves forward

OVB development moves forward

GALLIPOLIS — Recently Ohio Valley Bank representatives and local engineer Randy Breech met with the Gallipolis Historic Preservation Review Boar...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Grant available to serve homeless vets

Grant available to serve homeless vets

WASHINGTON COUNTY — Morgan Community Action was awarded a grant from the Veterans Administration for the Supportive Services for Veteran Familie...

June 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Rio Grande places 29 on RSC Scholar-Athlete list for Spring ‘18

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The River States Conference has announced that 266 student-athletes at its 13 member institutions - including 29 from the Uni...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Wright inducted into SE District baseball HOF

Wright inducted into SE District baseball HOF

Gallia Academy assistant baseball coach Jason Wright was inducted into the Ohio Southeast District Baseball Coaches Associaton Hall of Fame on Monday,...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

ST. MARYS, W. Va. — Despite a team setback, a final game under the lights proved huge for one Big Blacks player.Recent Point Pleasant graduate A...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Byus plays part in South sweep

Byus plays part in South sweep

BUFFALO, W. Va. — A final day in the sun as a Lady Knight.Recent Point Pleasant graduate Kelsie Byus had one final opportunity to take to the di...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Rangers are rolling.The Post 39 baseball team won its fourth game in five chances on Thursday at Meigs High School, as t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Ladies Auxiliary installs new officers

Ladies Auxiliary installs new officers

The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 27 recently installed new officers for the 2019-2020 season. From left to right are Jeannie Beaver, chaplain...

June 16th, 2018 |  


Phillips 111th Reunion

GALLIA COUNTY — On Sunday, June 3, 2017, Dale Lamphier, widower of Betty Jean Phillips Lamphier, hosted the 111th reunion of the descendants of ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Casto wedding

Casto wedding

Bidwell — Robert Casto and Kathy Roberts were married June 19 by Rev. Calvin Minnis. Kathy is the daughter of Ray and Jean Roberts and Joanne Wi...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Holzer walks with a doc

Holzer walks with a doc

GALLIPOLIS — Holzer will host the Walk with a Doc walking program on Saturday, June 16, 11 a.m. at the Holzer Therapy and Wellness Center, locat...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Local men attend national conference: Russell gives closing remarks

Local men attend national conference: Russell gives closing remarks

DALLAS, Texas — Two local men recently attended a national convention in Dallas, Texas for Asirvia Business Solutions, with one speaking at the ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Steve Evans Country Sausage joins Andretti Autosport Short Track

Steve Evans Country Sausage joins Andretti Autosport Short Track

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Andretti Autosport Short Track announces its newest primary associate partner for the 2018 Sprint Car racing season.Steve E...

June 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Teen testimony: Made to really know God

Teen testimony: Made to really know God

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them” (Gen. 1:27 KJV).God is a trinit...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: A World of Neighbors

Search the Scriptures: A World of Neighbors

“Who is My Neighbor?”The question comes to us from Luke 10:29. A lawyer of the Jews, approaching Jesus, had asked the Lord what he needed ...

June 21st, 2018 |  


When a brick is not just a brick

When a brick is not just a brick

Reading about Middleport residents’ concerns over keeping some semblance of brick street paving in their community (Sarah Hawley, “History...

June 18th, 2018 |  


OU creates opportunities, economic growth for Ohioans

OU creates opportunities, economic growth for Ohioans

The results of a new economic impact study demonstrate Ohio University’s significant positive impact on the state, region and Athens community.W...

June 18th, 2018 |  


A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

So, here we go, men. The Father’s Day recognition approaches. As far as being a father goes, the Word of God indicates that much is expected of ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

In the Bible, the second chapter of Jonah is worthy of study and consideration. It is entirely given to a recording of Jonah’s heartfelt prayer,...

June 14th, 2018 |  


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