Elsie Higley

BIDWELL — Elsie Higley, 95, of Bidwell, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. Arrangements will be annou...

January 23rd, 2016 |  


Two arrested for drugs, other charges

Two arrested for drugs, other charges

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP — An Ohio Valley pair was arrested Thursday on charges ranging from illicit narcotics trafficking to failure to register as...

January 21st, 2016 |  


‘Jonas’ bears down on Ohio Valley

‘Jonas’ bears down on Ohio Valley

OHIO VALLEY — As Winter Storm Jonas threatens residents living in the Ohio Valley with a possible 6 to 12 inches or more of snow, emergency pers...

January 21st, 2016 |  



Point native is WV ‘Professor of the Year’ finalist

Point native is WV ‘Professor of the Year’ finalist

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Andrew Nichols, a professor of civil engineering at Marshall University, has been named one of the five finalists for th...

January 21st, 2016 |  


City listens to waterfront project concerns

City listens to waterfront project concerns

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis city officials and members of the public gathered for a third meeting 5 p.m. Tuesday evening to discuss a proposed water...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Three inmates overdose in Gallia jail

GALLIPOLIS — Three inmates allegedly overdosed on heroin in the Gallia County Jail last week and were transported to nearby Holzer Medical Cente...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Officials warn of scammers faking social security email

OHIO VALLEY — The subject line says “Get Protected” and the email talks about new features from the Social Security Administration t...

January 20th, 2016 |  


County Commissioner seeks re-election

County Commissioner seeks re-election

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Commissioner Dr. David Smith will be making another run for a seat with the Gallia County Commissioners under the Rep...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Dogs of the Week

Dogs of the Week

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County K-9 Shelter is always on the lookout to provide adoption opportunities for stray and unwanted dogs. For more info...

January 19th, 2016 |  


News from around the Mountain State

W.Va. senators seek to name exit after StewartCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Several West Virginia state senators want to name an Interstate 79 exit i...

January 19th, 2016 |