NEWS


2:45 pm |    
Colors of spring
One transported following alleged accidental discharge of a gun

One transported following alleged accidental discharge of a gun

MIDDLEPORT —The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after an alleged accidental discharge of a gun resulted in one person injur...

April 14th, 2021 |  


An upgraded experience… Council discusses plans for Krodel Park

An upgraded experience… Council discusses plans for Krodel Park

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — This week at the regular meeting of Point Pleasant City Council, upgrades to Krodel Park, including paving and electrica...

April 14th, 2021 |  


9 new cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

9 new cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

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

April 14th, 2021 |  


‘Red’ states on U.S. electoral map lagging on vaccinations

SAVANNAH, Georgia (AP) — With coronavirus shots now in the arms of nearly half of American adults, the parts of the U.S. that are excelling and ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Study finds people want more than watchdogs for journalists

NEW YORK (AP) — A study of the public’s attitude toward the press reveals that distrust goes deeper than partisanship and down to how jour...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Brad D. Smith Business Incubator

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Brad. D. Smith Business Incubator has been approved as a HubSpot for Startups partner.According to a news release from M...

April 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


1:00 pm |    
Thursday diamond roundup
River Valley sweeps home quad

River Valley sweeps home quad

BIDWELL, Ohio — Defending the home turf.River Valley came away with top honors in both the boys and girls divisions on Tuesday night during a ho...

April 15th, 2021 |  


OVP diamond roundup

Point Pleasant 6, Wayne 4A little late-inning rally for some early-season magic. The Big Blacks overcame a 4-run deficit and plated four runs in the h...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Rio men advance to RSC Championship

Rio men advance to RSC Championship

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Sebastian Borquez scored one goal and assisted on another to fuel the University of Rio Grande in a 3-0 win over Point Park U...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Rams rally to take two from Rio

BLUEFIELD, Va. — Host Bluefield College pulled away late — twice — to sweep a doubleheader from the University of Rio Grande, Tuesda...

April 14th, 2021 |  


RedStorm cruises to sweep of Ohio Christian

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande turned a pair of offensive explosions and two solid pitching performances into a mercy rule-sho...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Tuesday softball roundup

Roane County 18, Southern 3The Southern softball team suffered a second straight setback on its home field, falling to non-conference guest Roane Coun...

April 14th, 2021 |  


LIFE


2:37 pm |    
Pediatric Fund sponsors

Make up day for kindergarten registration

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis City Schools hosts a make-up drive-through registration day for kindergartners and their families from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.,...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


Long-time Pastor retiring

Long-time Pastor retiring

Senior Pastor Paul Voss is retiring after 36 years of service at theFirst Church of God in Gallipolis. Voss’s retirement caps 42 plus years of p...

March 19th, 2021 |  


Pomeroy Eagles scholarship applications

POMEROY — Four $750 scholarships will be awarded by the Pomeroy Eagles Club #2171 and the Eagles Auxiliary. The scholarships will be given to tw...

March 19th, 2021 |  


St. Peter’s Episcopal welcomes new Priest and new service times.

At Sunday services on Feb. 14, 2021, the congregation of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (541 2nd Avenue, Gallipolis) welcomed the Rev. Joshua D Ne...

March 18th, 2021 |  


New Life Church of God welcomes pastor

New Life Church of God welcomes pastor

The New Life Church of God at 576 State Route 7 North across from Quality Inn and Speedway in Kanauga has a new pastor.Rev. Ronald G. Heath has been a...

March 12th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Do not let others cause you to doubt God

Do not let others cause you to doubt God

It can happen if you are not careful. There is a good example of this in Scripture.When Israel was delivered from their Egyptian bondage, they saw fir...

April 15th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

It can be very disconcerting today when one looks about and sees how the principles and commandments and promises of God are not only set aside but ar...

April 15th, 2021 updated: April 15th, 2021. |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

You remember from our story last week about Thomas that Jesus appeared to the disciples several times after Easter. At first, the disciples were afrai...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Diabetes. Many around our area refer to this disease as ‘sugar’ or a ‘little bit of sugar’ and do not understand the severity ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Some years back, when in college, I had a friend of the Charismatic persuasion kindly offer to teach me how to speak in tongues. He was quite sincere,...

April 8th, 2021 |  


‘The Deer of the Morning’

‘The Deer of the Morning’

There is an interesting section of Scripture at Psalms 22, 23, and 24. These three form a trilogy concerning the shepherding roles of Jesus Christ. Ps...

April 8th, 2021 |  


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