Ohio alumna leads Manasseh Cutler Scholars program

Ohio alumna leads Manasseh Cutler Scholars program

ATHENS — Ohio University alumna Margaux Cowden returned to her alma mater to start her job as the new director of the Manasseh Cutler Scholars p...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Delores N. Simmons

LOGAN, Ohio — Delores N. Simmons, 79, of Logan, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at home. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Point cleaning flood wall murals

POINT PLEASANT — It’s amazing what a little soap and water will do.At this week’s meeting of Point Pleasant City Council, a discussi...

August 17th, 2016 |  



DJ, storyteller will entertain at back-to-school events

DJ, storyteller will entertain at back-to-school events

OHIO VALLEY — DJ and storyteller Dan Smith, sometimes known by his alias “Southpaw,” will be visiting the Bradford Church of Christ ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Barber, commissioner celebrates 50 years of business

Barber, commissioner celebrates 50 years of business

GALLIPOLIS — Harold Montgomery, Gallipolis businessman and president of the Gallia County Board of Commissioners, celebrated 50 years Monday as ...

August 16th, 2016 |  


DeWine warns Ohioans of scams targeting students

DeWine warns Ohioans of scams targeting students

COLUMBUS — As students head back to school, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers to beware of scams targeting students.“...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Schoonover Center receives LEED Gold certification

Schoonover Center receives LEED Gold certification

ATHENS — The recently completed Phase II construction and renovation work at Ohio University’s Schoonover Center for Communication, which ...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


‘House of Cards’ actress assists animal rescue

‘House of Cards’ actress assists animal rescue

GALLIPOLIS — “House of Cards” actress Kate Mara visited an undisclosed Gallia County location Saturday to assist with recovery effor...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


Waterfront project to get under way

Waterfront project to get under way

GALLIPOLIS — Pullins Excavation, of Pomeroy, has officially placed some of its construction equipment along the riverbank in anticipation of rip...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Crash kills Pomeroy man

RUTLAND — A Sunday night fatality on McCumber Hill Road in Rutland is under investigation by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.A single-vehicle cras...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |