VFW Post 4464 plans special salute Friday to POW/MIA’s at Friday’s GAHS football game

CENTENARY — “It’s hard to describe. We get very emotional about it,” Bill Magnus, VFW Post 4464 commander, said about his colo...

September 17th, 2015 |  


FAC’s ‘Emma’ hits stage today, Sunday

FAC’s ‘Emma’ hits stage today, Sunday

GALLIPOLIS — “Emma,” a pop musical based on the book by Jane Austin, will be presented by the French Art Colony’s Riverby Thea...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Ernest Roach pleads guilty to three counts in Ericka Brown case; receives 19 year minimum sentence

POMEROY —A Meigs County man will spend at least the next 19 years of his life behind bars for the death of a West Virginia girl last year.Ernest...

September 17th, 2015 |  



Gallia man goes back to prison after serving time for previous drug offense

Gallia man goes back to prison after serving time for previous drug offense

GALLIPOLIS — A Gallipolis man is headed back to prison on drug trafficking charges two years after serving time for a prior drug conviction.Levi...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Bob Evans Farms hosts ‘Emancipation Celebration’ activities this weekend in Rio Grande

Bob Evans Farms hosts ‘Emancipation Celebration’ activities this weekend in Rio Grande

RIO GRANDE — The Emancipation Celebration festival is slated to begin Friday at Ariel Theater and continue at the Bob Evans Farm Saturday and Su...

September 16th, 2015 |  


City of Gallipolis works on repairing earth slip

City of Gallipolis works on repairing earth slip

GALLIPOLIS — The City of Gallipolis has contracted a job to fix an ongoing earth slip on State Route 588 to prevent possible future traffic issu...

September 16th, 2015 |  


FAC unveils new pavilion

FAC unveils new pavilion

The French Art Colony completed work on its new outdoor shelter and officially opened it to the public with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunda...

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  


Workforce training money available

COLUMBUS — More than 122,000 Ohio employees have been trained through the Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Voucher Program, and now that number...

September 16th, 2015 updated: September 16th, 2015. |  


Minority-owned businesses continue to grow in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Minority-owned businesses in the Cleveland area met with state officials and the local minority business assistance center to discuss...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Ohio to receive grants for apprenticeship programs

COLUMBUS — Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor announced the award of $5 million in grants to support registered apprenticeship programs acr...

September 16th, 2015 |