NEWS


5:19 pm
Updated: 5:24 pm. |    
Michigan man charged with aggravated arson
A day on the lake

A day on the lake

Summer officially arrives this Sunday but Gallia residents have already started the season by enjoying the great outdoors — including fishing he...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Stephens on Homestead Exemption Bill

COLUMBUS — State Representatives Jason Stephens (R-Kitts Hill) and Jeff LaRe (R-Violet Township) will soon introduce a bill that will adjust Ohi...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Elks presents grants

Elks presents grants

Gallipolis Elks 107 Past Exalted Ruler Nelson Dray, South Central District Cerebral Palsy Chairman, presented Cerebral Palsy grant checks to Laura Joh...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Demo in progress

Demo in progress

POMEROY — Demolition work has been taking place at the former Veterans Memorial Hospital over the past few weeks, clearing the structure which h...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Youth coalition addresses Gallia CPR

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia Citizens for Prevention and Recovery (CPR) met Monday to hear a presentation from the youth prevention coalition.Members...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared wid...

June 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


6:34 am |    
Post 39 falls at Lancaster

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 |  


Parkersburg rallies past Post 39, 14-13

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — Everything was more than perfect for one inning.Unfortunately, there were six more innings to get through.Meigs Post 39 pro...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Wahama headed to state

Wahama headed to state

MAN, W.Va. — Soaring into uncharted territory.The Wahama softball team is headed to the state tournament for the first time in program history, ...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Wildcats eliminate Point Pleasant, 10-0

Wildcats eliminate Point Pleasant, 10-0

LOGAN, W.Va. — The wrong time for the offense to disappear.The Point Pleasant baseball team had its magical season come to an abrupt halt in six...

June 16th, 2021 updated: June 17th, 2021. |  


Man eliminates White Falcons, 5-1

Man eliminates White Falcons, 5-1

MASON, W.Va. — A rough start, and too many left on base.The Wahama baseball team had its 2021 season come to a close on Tuesday at Claflin Stadi...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Lady Falcons top Man, 2-0 in Game 1

Lady Falcons top Man, 2-0 in Game 1

HARTFORD, W.Va. — One big swing, and now just one win away.The Wahama softball team went up 1-0 in the best-of-three series for the Class A, Reg...

June 16th, 2021 |  


LIFE


2:29 pm |    
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


2:53 pm |    
God is on His throne
2:45 pm |    
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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