Edward Jones opening second Point office

A new branch of Edwards Jones will celebrate a grand opening at 9 a.m. on Jan. 23 at 806B Viand Street in Point Pleasant.“I am excited to be ope...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Wray makes ODU Dean’s List

Mark Wray, a Gallia County resident, has been placed on the Ohio Dominican University fall semester Dean’s List.Ohio Dominican University is a f...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Holzer to host healthy cooking demo

A healthy cooking demonstration instructed by Holzer Health System Dietitians and Chef will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 6 p.m., at the Holzer Ther...

December 30th, 2016 |  



VanMatre recognized as ‘Hometown Hero’ by Peoples Bank

VanMatre recognized as ‘Hometown Hero’ by Peoples Bank

MARIETTA, OHIO — Peoples Bank has announced George VanMatre as a winner in the Peoples Bank “Hometown Heroes Award” sweepstakes.From...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Love Lights a Tree

Love Lights a Tree

Love Lights a Tree was held this month at the Holzer Gallipolis Medical Center front lobby. Keely Pishner, shown pictured, was asked to light the tree...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Plymale achieves rank of Eagle Scout

Plymale achieves rank of Eagle Scout

Zachary Charles Plymale of Reesville achieved the rank of Eagle Scout on Dec. 3 at his Court of Honor ceremony held at Friendship Baptist Church.Zacha...

December 27th, 2016 |  


Gallia resident named to Shepherd University Dean’s List

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va.— Nine hundred and thirty-eight students were named to the Dean’s List at Shepherd University for the fall semester.To...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


Gallia retired teachers raise scholarship money

Gallia retired teachers raise scholarship money

VINTON — The Gallia County Retired Teachers met on Dec. 1 at the Vinton Baptist Church.In the absence of President Ollie Paxton, Debbie Rhodes p...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


Project St. Nick donates to nursing homes

Project St. Nick donates to nursing homes

GALLIA COUNTY — Students in the Gallia County Local Schools Gifted Programs, CHAMPS (grades three through five) and TAG (grades six through eigh...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


Taylor retires from Gallia Sheriff’s Office

Taylor retires from Gallia Sheriff’s Office

Lt. Kevin Werry (left) stands with Gallia Sheriff Joe Browning (right) as Deputy Mark Taylor (center) celebrated 27 years with the Gallia Sheriff̵...

December 23rd, 2016 |