AARP offers ‘Safe Driving’ class

GALLIPOLIS — A safe driving class sponsored by AARP, in connection with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office under Sheriff Joe Browning, wil...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Victims’ defense program proves self for second year funding

Victims’ defense program proves self for second year funding

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis City Solicitor’s Office announced it has once again been awarded grant funding to continue assisting Gallia Co...

October 11th, 2016 |  


Rockets over Rio launches 10th show

Rockets over Rio launches 10th show

RIO GRANDE — Rockets of Rio will once again be bringing its pyrotechnic sky display Saturday evening with liftoff beginning at 9:30 p.m. in cele...

October 11th, 2016 |  



GIB returns as small-town champs

GIB returns as small-town champs

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis in Bloom representatives returned home from the American in Bloom Symposium and Awards ceremony in Arroyo Grande, Calif....

October 10th, 2016 |  


Judicial candidate touts experience to Crime Watch

Judicial candidate touts experience to Crime Watch

VINTON — Margaret Evans, candidate for judge of Gallia County Common Pleas Court in next month’s election, outlined her experience and the...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Late Dorothy Casey ensured preservation of African American history in Gallia County

Late Dorothy Casey ensured preservation of African American history in Gallia County

GALLIPOLIS — Many have forgotten that, at one time, Gallia County was once considered a wild frontier as settlers from the east moved west.With ...

October 10th, 2016 updated: October 10th, 2016. |  


WVDOH gives update on U.S. 35 progress

WVDOH gives update on U.S. 35 progress

CHARLESTON — Construction of the final nearly 15-mile section of U.S. 35 in Mason and Putnam counties is currently employing 300 people from con...

October 8th, 2016 |  


Farm Fest returns to Rio Grande

Farm Fest returns to Rio Grande

RIO GRANDE — Families can look forward to one of the biggest events of the year in southeast Ohio as the 46th Bob Evans Farm Festival makes read...

October 7th, 2016 |  


Woman earns 12 months for heroin, nude escape

Woman earns 12 months for heroin, nude escape

GALLIPOLIS — A Cheshire woman pleaded guilty last week in the Gallia Court of Common Pleas to possession of drugs and to her attempted August es...

October 6th, 2016 |  


Gallia man pleads guilty in rape of nieces

Gallia man pleads guilty in rape of nieces

GALLIPOLIS — A Gallipolis man pleaded guilty Thursday in the Gallia County Court of Common Pleas to the rape of his two nieces.Bruce Johnson III...

October 6th, 2016 updated: October 6th, 2016. |