NEWS


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Honoring Gallia’s heroes
A lesson on Veterans Day

A lesson on Veterans Day

MASON — Even on a day when they were to be honored, members of the Smith-Capehart American Legion Post 140 of New Haven and Stewart-Johnson V.F....

November 8th, 2018 |  


Schultz to keystone South Gallia Vets program

Schultz to keystone South Gallia Vets program

MERCERVILLE — South Gallia Middle and High School will be holding a program to honor area veterans Friday morning along with a blood drive for t...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Taking in local leaf peeping

Taking in local leaf peeping

As the days get shorter and the nights a little cooler, fall foilage is still hanging on for some final leaf peeping of the season. Here, trails aroun...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Supporters seek to name road after Polcyn family

Supporters seek to name road after Polcyn family

GALLIPOLIS — Supporters of an effort to change the name of Johnson Ridge Road to Polcyn Ridge Road met with Gallia Commissioners Thursday in the...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Gallia voters see GOP return to Statehouse

Gallia voters see GOP return to Statehouse

COLUMBUS — Gallia County constituents will see familiar faces representing them in the Ohio General Assembly at the Statehouse.In the race for S...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Get Ready Ohio!

COLUMBUS — According to the annual National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Winter Outlook, there is a 70-75 percent chance of El ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Rio Grande outlasts Tech for RSC title

Third quarter surge sends Rio past Knights

LIVONIA, Mich. — The University of Rio Grande used a third quarter surge fueled by its mistake-prone hosts to spark a 69-51 win over Madonna Uni...

November 13th, 2018 |  


RedStorm tops Nittany Lions for 1st win

BECKLEY, W.Va. — After a lopsided season-opening loss at 15th-ranked Mount Vernon Nazarene on Tuesday and a tough loss to USCAA Division II powe...

November 13th, 2018 |  


District 13 D-2 and D-3 teams released

District 13 D-2 and D-3 teams released

A total of 12 people — 11 players and one coach — were named to the Division II and Division III All-District 13 volleyball teams, as sele...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Polar Bears host Point Saturday

Polar Bears host Point Saturday

The Point Pleasant football team is headed to its sixth straight quartefinal playoff game on Saturday when it travels to top-ranked Fairmont Senior fo...

November 11th, 2018 |  


Marshall fights past 49ers, 30-13

Marshall fights past 49ers, 30-13

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The stampede started as the sun went down.Two minutes into the second half of Saturday afternoon’s Conference USA foot...

November 11th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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GAHS Honor Roll
Planting Washington Elementary

Planting Washington Elementary

Gallipolis Garden Club members have a civic project of planting and maintaining the gardens at Washington Elementary school. Seen are some of the memb...

November 7th, 2018 |  


OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

OVB unveils Buckeye Hills debit card

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Ohio Valley Bank recently unveiled a new debit card design as part of its Community First debit card program. The Buckeye Hil...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Be the first to know: Online COLA notices

Be the first to know: Online COLA notices

We are constantly expanding our online services to give you freedom and control when doing business with us. Our new online cost-of-living adjustment ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Sims interns under Portman

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For Cedarville junior Andrew Sims, life has been about home - from moving in with his youth pastor as a teen, to finding a pl...

November 5th, 2018 |  


2018 National Home Care and Pallative Care Month

2018 National Home Care and Pallative Care Month

Gallia Commissioners welcomed Holzer Hospice representatives Shanna Smith, Stacy Hail and Katie House; Holzer Home Care representatives Connie McGloth...

November 5th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Their view
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Aim high: Fly, fight, win
God’s Kids Korner: Lest we forget

God’s Kids Korner: Lest we forget

This Sunday, November 11th, we celebrate Veteran’s Day. Sometimes called Armistice Day, it is celebrated in many countries around the world othe...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Lord, to whom shall we go?

Teen testimony: Lord, to whom shall we go?

Last Friday, I found myself depressed. I opened God’s Word, and He began speaking this message to my heart. I pray it helps someone.“After...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: The healing power of Jesus

Search the Scriptures: The healing power of Jesus

The fifth chapter of the Gospel of Mark records for us the healing of the man possessed by a legion of demons in the region of the Gerasenes, on the s...

November 8th, 2018 |  


We need the Lord’s encouragement

We need the Lord’s encouragement

At 7:30, she took him from my arms. He laid his chin on her shoulder, and looked back at me. His eyes were misty, and his brow was furrowed. I felt my...

November 8th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: ‘You are what you eat,’ right?

A Hunger for More: ‘You are what you eat,’ right?

“You are what you eat,” right? At least that is how conventional wisdom deals it out to us. And, of course, there is a great deal of truth...

November 8th, 2018 |  


The story of my brief, ill-fated political career

The story of my brief, ill-fated political career

I had a lot of bad ideas in college.Many of them came about after a night of imbibing.Most of them were ill-fated attempts to impress a girl.All of th...

November 7th, 2018 |  


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