The history of ‘Morgan’s Raid’

The history of ‘Morgan’s Raid’

PORTLAND — During the annual memorial service at Buffington Island Battlefield there is a laying of wreaths, the firing of cannons by reenactors...

July 24th, 2020 |  


Update: Infant shooting victim succumbs to injuries, new charges filed

Update: Infant shooting victim succumbs to injuries, new charges filed

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin and Gallia County Prosecutor Jason Holdren have released an update regarding the investigation ...

July 24th, 2020 |  


Mother charged in reported shooting incident involving 16-month old

Mother charged in reported shooting incident involving 16-month old

OHIO TWP. — The mother of a 16-month old has been charged in a reported shooting incident involving her child.On Friday morning, Gallia County S...

July 24th, 2020 updated: July 24th, 2020. |  



Gallia shooting investigation involves ‘infant’ victim, one person in custody

Gallia shooting investigation involves ‘infant’ victim, one person in custody

OHIO TWP. — The victim of a reported shooting incident on Thursday afternoon is described as an infant, according to a news release from Gallia ...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Mason Co. reports first COVID-19 death… Gallia, Meigs alert levels increased

Mason Co. reports first COVID-19 death… Gallia, Meigs alert levels increased

OHIO VALLEY — A grim milestone was reached on Thursday when Mason County suffered its first COVID-19 related death.According to the West Virgini...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Turning on the electricity… Electric car charging stations in Gallipolis

Turning on the electricity… Electric car charging stations in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS — The City of Gallipolis has installed two new electric car charging stations, with the hopes that they bring new business to the nei...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Gallia has highest single-day increase of cases… Church outbreak in Mason Co.

Gallia has highest single-day increase of cases… Church outbreak in Mason Co.

OHIO VALLEY — Following a day when seven new COVID-19 cases were added on Tuesday, two additional cases were confirmed in Gallia County on Wedne...

July 22nd, 2020 updated: July 22nd, 2020. |  


Ohio governor: Masks must be worn statewide, starts Thursday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced Wednesday that a mandatory mask order will be expanded statewide to slow the spread of the cor...

July 22nd, 2020 updated: July 22nd, 2020. |  


Buffington Island Memorial Ceremony held

Buffington Island Memorial Ceremony held

PORTLAND — While commemorating the only significant Civil War battle fought in Ohio, the Battle of Buffington Island, the contribution of the Oh...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


Ohio House speaker, 4 others arrested in $60M bribery case

Ohio House speaker, 4 others arrested in $60M bribery case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The powerful Republican speaker of the Ohio House and four associates were arrested Tuesday in a $60 million federal bribe...

July 21st, 2020 updated: July 21st, 2020. |