NEWS


HGTV’s Ford to deliver virtual commencement address at OU

ATHENS, Ohio — Leanne Ford, a 2003 Ohio University graduate, self-taught interior designer and co-host of Home Again with The Fords on HGTV, wil...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Court of Appeals issues rulings

POMEROY — The Fourth District Court of Appeals, which serves Meigs County, recently issued decisions in three Meigs County cases.Fourth District...

April 14th, 2021 |  


House GOP spending plan includes 2% personal income tax cut

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans would receive a 2% personal income tax cut and the state would fund schools in a more equitable fashion under the ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Wahama HOF golf tourney set, deadline April 20

MASON, W.Va. — The 11th Wahama High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee Golf Tournament has been set for April 24 at the Riverside Golf Club ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Ohio providers pause J&J vaccines as US reviews clot cases

Ohio providers pause J&J vaccines as US reviews clot cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio providers including the nation’s largest traditional supermarket chain and some college campuses suspended usin...

April 13th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Tuesday box scores

SOFTBALLRoane County 18, Southern 3RCHS^719^10^—^18-19-1SHS^100^20^—^3-8-5WP: Mahailey Nicholson (5IP, 3R, 8H, 8K)LP: Emilee Barber (5IP, ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Monday softball roundup

Monday softball roundup

Point Pleasant 11, Meigs 2Back in a big way. The Lady Knights built an 11-run lead through four-and-a-half innings and eventually cruised to a season-...

April 13th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Pediatric Fund sponsors
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Long-time Pastor retiring

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 |  


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 |  


River Valley FFA competes in soils contest

This past year the FFA soils contest was virtual with local FFA members participating in the competition.The River Valley FFA members used the chrome ...

March 8th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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 |  


Cross Words: Christ is still risen

Cross Words: Christ is still risen

There’s a beautiful story in Luke 24, shortly after the resurrection account, of some disciples walking with Jesus on the road to Emmaus. But th...

April 8th, 2021 |  


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