Meigs second in wild turkey harvest through May 9

Ohio’s wild turkey hunters have harvested 11,783 birds through Sunday, May 9, with Meigs County ranking second among Ohio’s counties.Ohio ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Gallia CPR approves officers, discuses ‘drug take-back day’

Gallia CPR approves officers, discuses ‘drug take-back day’

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia Citizens for Prevention and Recovery (CPR) met virtually this week to hold its first “working meeting” where...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced this week that Army Pfc. James W. White, 21, of Chester, Ohio, killed during...

May 12th, 2021 |  



Treasury sends $12B in COVID-19 relief to Ohio governments

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Treasury Department on Monday said Ohio will receive nearly $5.4 billion in aid as part of Democratic President Joe Bi...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

GALLIPOLIS — Michael R. Canady, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FAAPL, FACHE, chief executive officer, Holzer Health System, recently became a Fellow of the...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Mason reaches 2,000 total cases… 4 new cases reported in area

Mason reaches 2,000 total cases… 4 new cases reported in area

OHIO VALLEY — Mason County became the second of the Ohio Valley Publishing area counties to top 2,000 COVID-19 cases (since the start of the pan...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12, offering a way to protect the nation’s...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Watershed Camp returns for 2021

Watershed Camp returns for 2021

RUTLAND — Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District’s Watershed Camp will return for 2021.The Meigs SWCD and Leading Creek Watershed Grou...

May 11th, 2021 |  


‘Monster’: 7 life sentences for ex-hospital worker in deaths

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A former nursing assistant who killed seven elderly veterans with fatal injections of insulin at a West Virginia hospit...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Hershel “Woody” Williams will be the keynote speaker at this year’s...

May 10th, 2021 |