NEWS


5 new cases reported in area …. Latest stats from Meigs, Mason, Gallia

5 new cases reported in area …. Latest stats from Meigs, Mason, Gallia

OHIO VALLEY — A total of five additional COVID-19 cases were reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Wednesday.Four additional COVID-19 c...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Meigs second in wild turkey harvest through May 9

Ohio’s wild turkey hunters have harvested 11,783 birds through Sunday, May 9, with Meigs County ranking second among Ohio’s counties.Ohio ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Gallia CPR approves officers, discuses ‘drug take-back day’

Gallia CPR approves officers, discuses ‘drug take-back day’

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia Citizens for Prevention and Recovery (CPR) met virtually this week to hold its first “working meeting” where...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced this week that Army Pfc. James W. White, 21, of Chester, Ohio, killed during...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Treasury sends $12B in COVID-19 relief to Ohio governments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Treasury Department on Monday said Ohio will receive nearly $5.4 billion in aid as part of Democratic President Joe Bi...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

GALLIPOLIS — Michael R. Canady, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FAAPL, FACHE, chief executive officer, Holzer Health System, recently became a Fellow of the...

May 11th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


1:45 pm
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Lady Falcons soar past Point, 7-1
Ohio baseball tournament draw

Ohio baseball tournament draw

The high school postseason is just around the corner, but the roads to the district tournament were paved Sunday afternoon as the 2021 OHSAA Southeast...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Southern, Lady Rebels split DH

Southern, Lady Rebels split DH

The Southern and South Gallia softball teams split a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division double-header on Tuesday at Star Mill Park, with the Lady ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


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 |  


LIFE


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Honoring Veterans
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Nowlin earns doctorate
Call advances in competition

Call advances in competition

Alexandria “Allie” Call, pictured, a Level 9 Bozhis gymnast, recently competed for for the State of West Virginia at the USA Gymnastics Re...

April 30th, 2021 |  


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 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: Through life’s maze

God’s Kids Korner: Through life’s maze

Do you like working puzzles? I do, and I especially enjoy solving a type of puzzle called a maze. You may have worked a maze yourself at school or in ...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… The importance of handwashing

Meigs Health Matters… The importance of handwashing

Keeping hands clean is especially important to help prevent COVID-19 and other viruses from spreading. Handwashing is one of the best ways to keep you...

May 7th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: ‘Ask, and it will be given to you…’

A Hunger for More: ‘Ask, and it will be given to you…’

We have just held the National Day of Prayer observance across the country including our own in Gallia County. While I was not able to physically part...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: How should we pray?

Search the Scriptures: How should we pray?

Have you ever wondered about the right way to pray? Or whether there was a wrong way to pray?As one surveys the world, one observes that there are a m...

May 6th, 2021 |  


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 |  


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