NEWS


4:24 pm
Updated: 4:39 pm. |    
Nursing students learn about hospice program
7:58 pm
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‘Artists and Authors’ series begins
Preparing to present ‘The Little Mermaid’

Preparing to present ‘The Little Mermaid’

CENTENARY — Students at Gallia Academy High School are gearing up for their fast approaching musical production of “The Little Mermaid....

March 28th, 2017 |  


Mid-Valley Christian Extravaganza set for April 8

Mid-Valley Christian Extravaganza set for April 8

MIDDLEPORT — Fund raiser season is in full swing at Mid-Valley Christian School as it prepares for the annual extravaganza.On April 8, the schoo...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Vinton man faces 9 counts of rape, 3 counts sexual imposition

Vinton man faces 9 counts of rape, 3 counts sexual imposition

GALLIPOLIS — A Vinton man pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Monday to nine first-degree felony charges of rape and three third-degree feloni...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Gallia represents at Southern Ohio Science Day

Gallia represents at Southern Ohio Science Day

RIO GRANDE — Students from across Gallia, Lawrence, Pike, Scioto and Adams counties gathered in the Lyne Center of the University of Rio Grande ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


River Valley Beta Club returns with awards

River Valley Beta Club returns with awards

COLUMBUS — River Valley students achieved success at the recent state level Beta Convention in Columbus.There were 79 students from Gallia Count...

March 27th, 2017 |  


The last day for the ‘Big K’

The last day for the ‘Big K’

On Monday, any exterior sign of “Kmart” was wiped away as the “Big K” on the front of the store’s former home was remove...

March 27th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Marauders fall to Waterford, 6-2

WATERFORD, Ohio — You can’t win them all.In a game shorten to six innings due to darkness, the Meigs baseball team suffered its first loss...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Lady Falcons hammer Waterford, 14-5

Lady Falcons hammer Waterford, 14-5

WATERFORD, Ohio — Making the most of extra chances.The Wahama softball team opened league play in grand fashion Monday night following a 14-5 vi...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Ironladies roll Meigs

JACKSON, Ohio — For the Lady Marauders, they fell victim to an Ironlady outburst.That’s because the host Jackson Ironladies, in scoring se...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Marauders blank Ironmen, 2-0

JACKSON, Ohio — The Meigs Marauders made it another important victory in the Apple City.That’s because the Marauders, by breaking a scorel...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Wildcats outlast Wahama, 7-6

WATERFORD, Ohio — The road to a four-peat now has some potholes.The Wahama baseball team opened league play in heartbreaking fashion Monday nigh...

March 27th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


4:51 pm |    
Vallee recognized by OHSAA

Gallia Local to hold kindergarten registration

GALLIPOLIS — Kindergarten registration for the 2017-18 academic year in the Gallia County Local School District will be held at the Gallia Count...

March 27th, 2017 |  


FFA places in speaking contest

FFA places in speaking contest

On Feb. 9, four members of the Gallipolis FFA Chapter participated in the District Ten Public Speaking contest. Pictured above, left to right, is Clay...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Camden, Boothe promoted at OVB

Camden, Boothe promoted at OVB

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Ohio Valley Banc Corp. [NASDAQ: OVBC] Chairman Jeffrey E. Smith recently announced the promotions of Shelly N. Boothe and Ter...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Cadot-Blessing Camp inducts new members

Cadot-Blessing Camp inducts new members

The local Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War recently inducted its latest members, Mr. James Dale Walker and his ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Commissioners support Ag Week

Commissioners support Ag Week

The Gallia County Farm Bureau recently meet with the Gallia County Commissioners and presented them each with a basket of locally grown/made items and...

March 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


2:15 pm |    
Riverfront Reflections
Getting, and staying, on the path

Getting, and staying, on the path

Some time ago, in a personal time of devotion, I was reflecting on the will of God and where it falls in my plans and priorities. I wrote, “The ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Mud pies; John 9:1-14

Mud pies; John 9:1-14

Have you ever made mud pies? I used to make them when I was a child. It’s a little messy, but fun to do. You just mix dirt and water until it is...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


God has left us a witness

God has left us a witness

“Russel’s Teapot” is an argument advanced by the atheist, Bertrand Russell (1872–1970), which states that the burden of proof ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Leave that duck alone!

Leave that duck alone!

I have stated previously about growing up in Wardensville, West Virginia, in Hardy County. We lived in a house right on Trout Run. This particular str...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Love reigns in Ireland

Love reigns in Ireland

My trip to Ireland began with love and ended with a lovely, bittersweet goodbye. It was my honeymoon, after all, and I was swooning before the plane e...

March 20th, 2017 |  


35th annual art show approaching

35th annual art show approaching

Even though somedays with the fluctuating weather, we aren’t sure if Spring is on the way, it’s here according to the calendar and so are ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


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