NEWS


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Preparing to ‘prom’
6:48 pm
Updated: 6:49 pm. |    
Work of local artist finding homes in other states
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Updated: 11:16 pm. |    
Gallipolis man arrested on meth charge

Man arrested for alleged meth manufacture

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office arrested one male Tuesday evening for the alleged manufacture of methamphetamine after dep...

January 17th, 2017 |  


3 men arrested for fugitive warrants

3 men arrested for fugitive warrants

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Three men were arrested Saturday as part of a joint venture between the Mason County Sheriff’s Department, Gallia-Meigs...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio EMA now accepting safe room applications

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program is once again accepting applications. The program provides a rebate for the purchase and constructi...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Search warrant results in three arrests

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 1096 Ohio 141 near the intersection of Sanders Drive in Galli...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


At MLK celebration, Oliver urges unity

At MLK celebration, Oliver urges unity

GALLIPOLIS — Al “Scoop” Oliver stressed the importance of unity during a tribute the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., at Paint Creek Reg...

January 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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River Valley routs Buckeyes

Point falls to Lady Panthers, 55-21

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Tough start. Tough finish.The Point Pleasant girls basketball team dropped its 12th straight decision Friday night durin...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Wahama 2nd at Winfield quad

Wahama 2nd at Winfield quad

MASON, W.Va. — The Wahama wrestling team finished behind only host Winfield during a quad match with the Generals, Buffalo and Chesapeake on Tue...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Golden Eagles roll Lady Rebels

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — Unfortunately for the Lady Rebels, the number five was the order of the night.Hindered by scoring in single digits, includin...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Hannan rolls past Eagles, 100-52

Hannan rolls past Eagles, 100-52

ASHTON, W.Va. — A night to remember.The Hannan boys basketball team had four players reach double digits and all 10 roster members reached the s...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Panthers sweep Blue Angels

CHESAPEAKE, Ohio — Gallia Academy didn’t get out of the starting gate.As a result, the visiting Blue Angels played from behind throughout ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Kyger Creek Plant employees recognized

The Ohio Valley Electric Corporation, Kyger Creek Plant, celebrated the service and award anniversaries of employees during the fourth quarter service...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Diabetes education program comes to Gallia

GALLIA COUNTY — Are you living with diabetes or pre-diabetes? The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7), along with the Ohio Department of Agin...

January 14th, 2017 |  


BHCC Skills USA members attend fall leadership conference

BHCC Skills USA members attend fall leadership conference

COLUMBUS — Last fall, 21 students from the Buckeye Hills Career Center (BHCC) SkillsUSA Chapter joined other SkillsUSA students and advisors fro...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Dunlap and Farley make dean’s list at Marietta

MARIETTA — Marietta College’s Terry Farley, of Gallipolis, and Molly Dunlap, of Tupper Plains, have been named to the fall 2016 dean’...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Gino’s giveaway rewards customers with bikes

Gino’s giveaway rewards customers with bikes

MASON — Last December, all across West Virginia, customers of Gino’s Pizza & Spaghetti House won bicycles as part of the restaurant ch...

January 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Updated: 7:34 pm. |    
Drug raids point to deeper problem
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Their view
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The affliction of sin
I say prayers for you

I say prayers for you

Like you, I observe people when I am out-and-about. But, more than ever before, I more often than not say a prayer for many people who get my attentio...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Fishing for people

Fishing for people

Do you like to fish? I used to fish some when I was younger, but I never liked to put the worm on the hook, I wouldn’t take the fish off the hoo...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Old enough to not care

Old enough to not care

I’m old enough to know how to get out of rain. I’m old enough to not get carded when I buy my favorite cabernet. You’d think I’...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Small victories add up

Small victories add up

Welcome to 2017, fellow 2016 survivors!For me, January 1st feels more like a reset button than a date on the calendar. A time to wipe the slate clean,...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Medicare prescription drug plan discount – are you eligible?

Medicare prescription drug plan discount – are you eligible?

Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount? There are many individuals in our district who are unaware they are ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Be useful, like a ham

Be useful, like a ham

One of the things I strive to be in life, is useful, like a ham. Let me explain.Maybe you have, or had, one of those “common sense” people...

January 13th, 2017 |  


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