NEWS


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Charged for the future
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Holzer welcomes Brandenburg
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Splash Pad to open Friday

ODNR releases plan to open most Hocking Hills sites by July 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) met with members of the Hocking Hills Tourism Association on June 1 to outline ...

June 2nd, 2020 updated: June 2nd, 2020. |  


Health department confirms 6th COVID-19 case

Health department confirms 6th COVID-19 case

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Health Department released a statement Friday indicating that a sixth confirmed case of COVID-19 had been recorded in...

June 1st, 2020 |  


Caregiver telephone support group set

Caregiver telephone support group set

GALLIPOLIS — During this time when families have found themselves more isolated, it is important to reach out to others to find help and support...

June 1st, 2020 |  


Lieving retires from Farmers Bank

Lieving retires from Farmers Bank

POMEROY — President of Farmers Bank’s West Virginia Division Mike Lieving has retired.In a news release on Monday, The Farmers Bank & ...

June 1st, 2020 |  


Marshall announces three new cases of COVID-19

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — As part of the university’s established COVID-19 testing protocols for student-athletes returning to campus for volunt...

June 1st, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Ohio schools get OK for sports training

Ohio schools get OK for sports training

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A memorable start to the Memorial Day weekend.The Ohio high school sports world received a much-needed boost in the arm on Thur...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


OHSAA expanding football playoffs in 2021

OHSAA expanding football playoffs in 2021

COLUMBUS, Ohio – During its May meeting Wednesday afternoon, the Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors voted unanimously to e...

May 20th, 2020 |  


Meigs nets 3 all-academic picks

Meigs nets 3 all-academic picks

Meigs High School had three players named to the 2020 Southeast Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association all-academic squad, which was released F...

May 19th, 2020 |  


OHSAA girls basketball tournament headed to Dayton

OHSAA girls basketball tournament headed to Dayton

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The University of Dayton Arena will host the Ohio High School Athletic Association girls basketball state tournament for the ne...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Miller wins WVSWA Huff Award

Miller wins WVSWA Huff Award

SPENCER, W.Va. — Alex Miller has been selected winner of the 2020 Doug Huff Award from the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.Miller, a Ro...

May 11th, 2020 |  


Southern Ohio Copperheads pledge to keep baseball in southeast Ohio

ATHENS, Ohio — The Southern Ohio Copperheads revealed on April 22 there would be no baseball played in the Bob Wren Stadium this summer. The com...

May 8th, 2020 |  


LIFE


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National EMS Week
Three Winebrenner Scholarships awarded

Three Winebrenner Scholarships awarded

RACINE — Three Southern High School graduates have been selected as the recipients of the Mick Winebrenner Scholarship.The scholarship was part ...

May 29th, 2020 |  


Livestock report

GALLIPOLIS — The most recent livestock report as submitted by United Producers, Inc., 357 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, Ohio, 740-446-9696.Date of S...

May 29th, 2020 |  


Supporting the Pediatric Fund

Supporting the Pediatric Fund

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer Health System continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existence f...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Rio Grande Elementary Honor Roll

Mrs. Julie Bays, principal of Rio Grande Elementary, announces the A & A/B Honor Roll for the end of the 2019-20 school year as follows:First Grad...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Green Elementary Honor Roll

Green Elementary Principal Mr. Corey A. Luce announces the Honor Roll for the 2019-20 school year as follows:First Grade: All A’s: Kyndal Bartru...

May 26th, 2020 |  


OPINION


A Hunger for More: The ‘still more excellent way’

A Hunger for More: The ‘still more excellent way’

Once more has a senseless loss crashed down upon us the torrential reality of fear, mistrust, and disharmony in our country. The words, “I can&#...

May 28th, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Day of Pentecost

God’s Kids Korner: Day of Pentecost

Sunday is a special day that many churches celebrate: Pentecost. Jesus had promised His Disciples that He would send someone to help them after He was...

May 28th, 2020 |  


When, how to feed your plants

When, how to feed your plants

There’s no better way to feed your plants than mixing the fertilizer with the soil when you plant. This has a “timed-release” effect...

May 28th, 2020 |  


A message to Ohio’s 2020 graduates

A message to Ohio’s 2020 graduates

At this time of year, thousands of Ohio students would normally be walking across stages in auditoriums, gyms and arenas to proudly accept their high ...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Letter to the Editor: Student offers concerns, solutions

Dear Editor,I come to you with concerns about Governor Mike DeWine’s two for two plan in the 2020-21 school year. I am concerned about the two f...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Understanding tooth decay in children

Understanding tooth decay in children

Did you know 23 percent of children between the ages 2-5 have untreated dental cavities? Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in childhood. ...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


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