Trolling on the river

Trolling on the river

Catfish anglers from several states traveled to the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers at Gallipolis, Ohio on Saturday for a King Kat Tournament Trail event pres...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Stephens Bill to Protect Natural Gas Passes Ohio House

COLUMBUS — The Ohio House of Representatives recently passed House Bill 201, legislation sponsored by State Representative Jason Stephens (R-Kit...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Giving platform raises money for local projects

NELSONVILLE — Earlier this year, the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) launched a new innovation in lifting up the good work of nonprofits a...

May 10th, 2021 |  



Pomeroy man convicted of sex crimes against children

Pomeroy man convicted of sex crimes against children

POMEROY — Following a week-long trial in Meigs County Common Pleas Court, James L. Hess, 53, of Pomeroy, was convicted on six of the seven count...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 10th, 2021. |  


The power of prayer

The power of prayer

GALLIPOLIS — The 70th annual National Day of Prayer once again featured a local observance in Gallia County which focused on this year’s t...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Construction activities to begin on new Gallia Jail

Construction activities to begin on new Gallia Jail

GALLIPOLIS — A long-awaited project for Gallia County moves into its next phase starting Monday when construction equipment arrives and fencing ...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 7th, 2021. |  


Sex offender compliance check conducted

Sex offender compliance check conducted

MEIGS COUNTY — Local and federal officials took part in a sex offender compliance check on Friday afternoon.Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood repo...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Gallipolis Memorial Day Parade plans announced

Gallipolis Memorial Day Parade plans announced

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday May 31, organized by the Gallia County Veterans Service Commission.Accord...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Pomeroy to receive $75K in grant funding

Pomeroy to receive $75K in grant funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Seven public access improvement projects received a total of $492,920 this year through the Paddling Enhancement Grant, accordi...

May 7th, 2021 |  


One additional COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

One additional COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — The Ohio Department of Health reported one additional COVID-19 death in Gallia County on Friday, a person in the 50-59 age range.I...

May 7th, 2021 |