NEWS


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Sheriff completes FBI’s National Command Course
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The power of flowers
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Michigan man charged with aggravated arson
County commission approves agreements, honors Wilson

County commission approves agreements, honors Wilson

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners approved agreements and honored local resident, Hobart Wilson, Jr., according to the recen...

June 21st, 2021 |  


More from Kickin’ Summer Bash

More from Kickin’ Summer Bash

Children with their prizes from Kickin’ Summer Bash.Enjoying the inflatables at Kickin’ Summer Bash.The limbo line at Kickin’ Summer...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Summer crisis program available

Eligible households can receive assistance with utility bills, central air conditioning repairs, and air conditioning unit and/or fan purchases throug...

June 21st, 2021 |  


‘Kickin’ off summer festival season

‘Kickin’ off summer festival season

POMEROY, Ohio — The Kickin’ Summer Bash signals the beginning of summer activities on the Pomeroy levee and across the Ohio Valley Publish...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Biden promotes milestone of 300M vaccine shots in 150 days

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden took a cautious victory lap Friday in his quest to bring the COVID-19 pandemic under control, announcing t...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Pomeroy FD responds to structure fires

Pomeroy FD responds to structure fires

POMEROY, Ohio — The Pomeroy Fire Department was busy on Thursday with multiple runs, including responding to two working structure fire calls, o...

June 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


The start of something special

The start of something special

Members of the Wahama softball team made history on Tuesday by taking the field in the program’s first-ever Class A state appearance in an openi...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Post 39 falls at Lancaster

Post 39 falls at Lancaster

LANCASTER, Ohio — Not the Saturday they had in mind.The Meigs Post 39 American Legion baseball team dropped both games of a twinbill to host Lan...

June 21st, 2021 |  


14 locals named to district baseball teams

14 locals named to district baseball teams

A total of 14 boys from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were named to the 2021 all-district teams on behalf of the Ohio Southeast District Baseball Co...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Class A tournament starts Tuesday

Class A tournament starts Tuesday

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Three wins away from the ultimate prize.The Wahama softball team brings a perfect 24-0 record into the Class A State C...

June 18th, 2021 |  


OHSAA football championships headed to Canton

CANTON, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association and Pro Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday announced a three-year agreement for the Hal...

June 17th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Crothers Anniversary

College News and Notes

Ohio University announces Dean’s List recipients ATHENS — More than 7,800 students qualified for the spring semester 2021 Dean’s Lis...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Eastern hosts baseball camp

Eastern hosts baseball camp

Eastern High School hosted a baseball camp for area youth earlier this week, with sessions for grades 3-5 and 6-9. A total of 56 kids were registered ...

June 11th, 2021 |  


VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

TUPPERS PLAINS — Tuppers Plains VFW Post 9053 recently presented scholarships to graduates of the Class of 2021.Scholarships were presented by C...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande Elementary Honor Roll

Mrs. Julie Bays, principal of Rio Grande Elementary, announces the A and A/B Honor Rolls for the end of the 2020-21 school year.1st Grade – Home...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Green Elementary Honor Roll

Green Elementary Principal Mr. Corey A. Luce, announces the Honor Roll for the 2020-21 school year:First GradeAll A’s: Presley Angel, Eloise Bea...

June 7th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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God is on His throne
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The ‘lawsuit’ reveal
Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

This year we observed Community Health Improvement Week from June 7-12. Community Health Improvement Week is a national event to recognize community h...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

The old world sparrow, also known as a true sparrow, is a small brown and grey seed-eating bird and is one of the best known of birds in all the world...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Hold strong when you are pressured

Hold strong when you are pressured

Christian people have the potential of being most spiritually equipped when it comes to dealing with any conflict, confrontation, or calamity that com...

June 10th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Soccer goals, life, and the Bible

God’s Kids Korner: Soccer goals, life, and the Bible

I bet a lot of you play soccer. It is a very popular sport all over the world and here locally for kids to play on teams in the spring and fall. The a...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Selecting songs for Sunday morning

Cross Words: Selecting songs for Sunday morning

The songs we sing on a Sunday morning influence what we believe about God. They communicate God’s Word. They preach. And because of this, we mus...

June 10th, 2021 |  


‘We all want to return to normal’

Kids fear some crazy things. I remember as a child being afraid of the green giant on the side of a box in my bedroom closet. That fear vanished as I ...

June 9th, 2021 |  


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