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City Commission passes ordinances

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis City Commission passed ordinances during the regular business meeting on Tuesday evening.Commissioners in attendance...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Two-vehicle fatal crash reported in Jackson County

OAK HILL — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on TR-327 near SR-279 in Jackson County at app...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Delta variant identified in Gallia County

OHIO VALLEY — The COVID-19 “Delta variant” has been identified in Gallia County, according to a statement from the Gallia County Hea...

July 21st, 2021 |  


A piece of history

A piece of history

PORTLAND, OHIO — The Civil War came to Ohio in July 1863. While the state had provided numerous troops, they had not been called on to fight in ...

July 21st, 2021 updated: July 22nd, 2021. |  


Highway Patrol announces promotions

Highway Patrol announces promotions

OHIO VALLEY — The Ohio State Highway Patrol recently announced the promotion of several officers, including two with ties to the Gallipolis Post...

July 21st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Herd picked to win C-USA East Division

Herd picked to win C-USA East Division

DALLAS, Texas — A rematch in the making?If a preseason media poll is any indication, the Marshall football team will have its chance for revenge...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Meigs Post 39 pummels Glouster, 11-1

Meigs Post 39 pummels Glouster, 11-1

LANCASTER, Ohio — The start to the postseason couldn’t have gone much better.The Meigs Post 39 American Legion baseball team opened the di...

July 19th, 2021 |  


OVP Prep Football Schedules

Gallia Academy Blue DevilsAug. 20vs. Meigs7 p.m.Aug. 27at Athens7 p.m.Sept. 3at Point Pleasant7 p.m.Sept. 10vs. Chesapeake7 p.m.Sept. 17vs. Portsmouth...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Post 39 blanks Glouster, 6-0

Post 39 blanks Glouster, 6-0

GLOUSTER, Ohio — A four-pitcher gem, and a fourth straight win.The Meigs Post 39 baseball team won its fourth consecutive game on Thursday in At...

July 16th, 2021 updated: July 16th, 2021. |  


Solich retires, Tim Albin named Bobcats head coach

Solich retires, Tim Albin named Bobcats head coach

ATHENS, Ohio — A new era for Ohio football.Ohio University head football coach Frank Solich announced today that he is stepping down from his po...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Post 39 sweeps Jackson, 3-2

Post 39 sweeps Jackson, 3-2

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — A little closer, but nothing changed since the first go-round.The Meigs Post 39 baseball team — which swept Jackson Po...

July 14th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Browning earns Black Belt

Browning earns Black Belt

The Point Pleasant branch school of S.H. Kang’s Taekwondo Academy recently acknowledged a new Black Belt in the association’s 204th Promot...

July 9th, 2021 |  


RACO plans upcoming events

RACINE — The Racine Area Community Organization held their monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 22, at the Kathryn Hart community room. Tonja Hunter...

July 8th, 2021 |  


Supporting local military personnel

Supporting local military personnel

Beau Sang’s State Farm Insurance recently held a competition among staff with the winner receiving a $500 donation to the charity of their choic...

July 6th, 2021 |  


PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has announced the Customer Service Employees of the Month as Amanda Lewis from the labora...

July 2nd, 2021 |  


Middleport Yard of the Week

Middleport Yard of the Week

MIDDLEPORT — Each week throughout the summer property owners in the village of Middleport are recognized for the care they take of their yards.W...

July 2nd, 2021 |  


OPINION


Spiritual stamina is a relevant concern

Spiritual stamina is a relevant concern

From a great verse of Scripture located at Jeremiah 12:5, God asked Jeremiah a pointed question, “If you have run with the footmen, and they hav...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Of Pharisees and the law

Search the Scriptures: Of Pharisees and the law

Jesus was frequently critical of the Pharisees, and it was with members of the Pharisaical party that He seemingly had the most interpersonal clashes....

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Assistance with exploring Medicare resources

Assistance with exploring Medicare resources

Did you know the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) has someone on staff who can help answer any questions you might have about Medicare?Our Agenc...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Reader shares thoughts on COVID-19 vaccine

Dear Editor,To the (unvaccinated) people of Gallia County, workers, travelers and patients who come to Gallia County:Please GET YOUR COVID-19 VACCINE!...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… Swimming pool safety

Meigs Health Matters… Swimming pool safety

The number of private swimming pools in the U.S. has skyrocketed since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. What better way to spend time during a ...

July 16th, 2021 |  


His amazing grace

His amazing grace

Ever wonder why some endeavors, no matter how straight a path you walk, seem doomed to failure? You’ve done and said the right things, gone abou...

July 15th, 2021 |  


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