NEWS


8:58 pm
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Reported work release walk off in custody
Angell receives OSBAVB award

Angell receives OSBAVB award

COLUMBUS — Lynn Angell, a board member who has served the Gallia-Jackson-Vinton Joint Vocational School District representing the Gallipolis Cit...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Holzer to join Rose Parade float

Holzer to join Rose Parade float

PASADENA, Calif. — This year, to show appreciation for the continued support Holzer shows Lifeline of Ohio through the organ, eye and tissue don...

November 14th, 2018 |  


12 sentenced in Gallia Common Pleas

12 sentenced in Gallia Common Pleas

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces the recent sentencings of 12 individuals by Judge Margaret Evans in...

November 13th, 2018 |  


OVS tunes up for Christmas Show

OVS tunes up for Christmas Show

GALLIPOLIS — Baby, It’s Cold Outside is not just a weather advisory, it’s one of the songs The Ohio Valley Symphony will play on the...

November 13th, 2018 |  


‘Keep Your Fork’ tradition returns

‘Keep Your Fork’ tradition returns

OHIO VALLEY — A post-Thanksgiving tradition in the Ohio Valley, the 17th annual Keep Your Fork 5K road race, will take place the Saturday after ...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Honoring Gallia’s heroes

Honoring Gallia’s heroes

Pictured is Ohio Speaker of the House Ryan Smith who served as Saturday’s keynote speaker during a Tribute to Veterans at Walmart in Gallipolis....

November 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


2:30 pm |    
Point faces Polar Bears
Bobcats beat down Buffalo, 52-17

Bobcats beat down Buffalo, 52-17

ATHENS, Ohio — After giving teams the horns all season, Buffalo planed on wrapping up the Mid-American Conference East Division title on Wednesd...

November 15th, 2018 |  


No. 8 Knights too much for Rio men

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Wes Stowers had a game-high 22 points and seven assists to lead Marian University in a 92-64 win over the University of Rio...

November 14th, 2018 |  


RedStorm women rally, bounce Bears

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — After a trio of comfortable wins to begin the season, University of Rio Grande women’s basketball head coach David Smal...

November 14th, 2018 |  


District 13 D-4 team released

District 13 D-4 team released

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

November 14th, 2018 |  


Rio men’s soccer dominates All-RSC team

Rio men’s soccer dominates All-RSC team

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande swept all individual honors, while having eight players recognized on the 2018 All-River States ...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Rio’s Davis claims pair of POY awards

Rio’s Davis claims pair of POY awards

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — University of Rio Grande sophomore forward Payten Davis collected two big pieces of hardware on Saturday after being named th...

November 14th, 2018 |  


LIFE


5:40 pm |    
GAHS Honor Roll

OVB to host vets lunch

GALLIPOLIS — November is a time to not only give thanks, but to also honor the veterans who sacrificed everything in order for us to enjoy the f...

November 13th, 2018 |  


GAHS Honor Roll

GAHS Honor Roll

CENTENARY — Gallia Academy High School Principal Josh Donley recognizes the following students for achieving honor roll for the first nine weeks...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Third graders receive gift from Elks #107

Washington Elementary third graders recently received a gift from the Elks Youth Program of the Elks Lodge #107.Every student in third grade received ...

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 |  


OPINION


I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I started writing weekly articles and submitting them in August of 1998. During this stretch of time, I have been mindful to give timely shout-outs to...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Decisions can be daunting. As I get older, I find myself facing more and more decisions. Knowing my decisions lay the foundation for my future, I ofte...

November 15th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

Thanksgiving is the day we officially set aside to reflect on our blessings, and the Friday after officially marks the start of the Christmas season. ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

In Mark 13: 1-8, Jesus and His disciples are leaving the Temple area when one of them remarks what a beautiful and magnificent building the Temple is ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Letter to the Editor: Reader concerned about renaming road

Dear Editor,I am Nick Smith, resident of Johnson Ridge. Shannon Polcyn asked me to sign the petition for the name change for Johnson Ridge to Polcyn R...

November 14th, 2018 |  


A veteran suicide and one mother’s story

A veteran suicide and one mother’s story

From her second-floor San Francisco apartment where she and her husband, Cliff, were spending a typical Friday evening relaxing, eating pizza, and wat...

November 14th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA