Task Force arrests 12 on 92 drug felony charges

Task Force arrests 12 on 92 drug felony charges

POMEROY — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, U.S. Marshal Peter Tobin and the Major Crime Task Force of Gallia and Meigs Counties today announced ...

July 19th, 2019 updated: July 19th, 2019. |  


Troopers seize $24,450 of Opana

GALLIA COUNTY — Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed a felony drug charge against a Michigan man after a traffic stop in Gallia County.Durin...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Hoop Project laces up for weekend

Hoop Project laces up for weekend

The Hoop Project, a three-on-three basketball tournament has traditionally been a double-elimination style bracket. Brackets will be available for ind...

July 18th, 2019 |  



Communities rallying around local youth

Communities rallying around local youth

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — One of the area’s young warriors is need of support during a difficult battle in his life and the community is ste...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Governor signs next 2-year, $69B Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine approved a 4 percent cut in personal income taxes as part of Ohio’s next state budget bu...

July 18th, 2019 |  


State officials warn of excessive heat risks

COLUMBUS — Forecasters are predicting high temperatures in the 90s and triple-digit heat indexes around the state over the next several days. Th...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Throwback Thursday: Buffington Island

Throwback Thursday: Buffington Island

At left, the original Buffington Island monument built in 1931, which was replaced after falling into despair. At right, the Buffington Island Monumen...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Morgan’s Raid during the Civil War

Morgan’s Raid during the Civil War

July 2, 1863, marked the beginning of Confederate General John Hunt Morgan’s 1,000 plus mile raid in Sparta, Tennessee. Known as the ‘Thun...

July 17th, 2019 |  


City addresses planning commission issues

City addresses planning commission issues

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis City Commission gathered for a special meeting Tuesday evening in the Gallipolis Municipal Building to discuss city plan...

July 17th, 2019 |  


‘Sudden oak death’ detected on plants

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), in coordination with USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS)...

July 17th, 2019 |