USDA focuses on Appalachian opioid fight

COLUMBUS — Ohio Rural Development State Director David L. Hall recently announced the award of two U.S. Department of Agriculture Distance Learn...

July 9th, 2019 updated: July 10th, 2019. |  


OSHP seizes crack, marijuana, ecstasy in traffic stop

OSHP seizes crack, marijuana, ecstasy in traffic stop

GALLIA COUNTY — Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed felony drug charges against a West Virginia man and woman after a traffic stop in Galli...

July 9th, 2019 |  


County increases funding to Summer Advantage

County increases funding to Summer Advantage

GALLIOPLIS — Gallia County Commissioners recently authorized an amendment to increase funding for a sub-grant agreement between the Gallia Count...

July 9th, 2019 |  



Miller returns to ‘Mayor’s Night Out’

Miller returns to ‘Mayor’s Night Out’

POINT PLEASANT — The free summertime concert series, Mayor’s Night Out, will continue on this Friday at the Riverfront Park amphitheater w...

July 9th, 2019 |  


Cheshire youth to attend national motocross championship

Cheshire youth to attend national motocross championship

CHESHIRE — Cheshire’s Gage Spaun just made his dream come true.The 11-year-old dirt bike racer has qualified for one of the largest amateu...

July 8th, 2019 |  


Defense argues for minimum sentence for Tucker

POMEROY — The newly retained counsel for former probation and correction officer Larry Tucker has filed his sentencing recommendation in the cas...

July 8th, 2019 |  


Gallia celebrates Independence Day

Gallia celebrates Independence Day

A Charger painted after the iconic Dukes of Hazzard’s General Lee rolls by on Second AvenueRider display the colors of the United States as they...

July 8th, 2019 |  


The Fourth of July…in Meigs and Gallia counties

The Fourth of July…in Meigs and Gallia counties

The Fourth of July was celebrated across Meigs and Gallia counties on Thursday. Pictured here, a long-time favorite in the area, the Frog Jumping Cont...

July 6th, 2019 |  


Images of Independence

Images of Independence

Hunter Jarrell prepares to jump his frog during the Frog Jump Contest on July 4th at Racine’s Star Mill Park. Jarrell took first place in his ag...

July 6th, 2019 |  


Federal change to assist farmers who plant cover crops

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Farmers prevented from planting a cash crop due to unrelenting rain can now sow a cover crop and still be eligible to receive s...

July 6th, 2019 |