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Elks donate flag to Gallipolis

Elks donate flag to Gallipolis

Elks Lodge 107 recently donated a new flag to Gallipolis to fly above Mound Hill to commemorate the United States and those who stood in its defense. ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Preparing the pool for summer

Preparing the pool for summer

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis City Pool staff is preparing for the upcoming summer season, including fund raising efforts for improvements at the ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Possible ‘bad batch’ of heroin, sends EMS scrambling

Possible ‘bad batch’ of heroin, sends EMS scrambling

POINT PLEASANT — This past Friday night, people in Mason County were bracing for what felt like a possible overdose epidemic within a matter of ...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Superintendent addresses gun at school rumor

GALLIPOLIS —A rumor that a real gun was recently brought into Washington Elementary was just that, a rumor and false, according to Gallipolis Ci...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Patriot man arrested for rape, kidnapping, domestic violence

Patriot man arrested for rape, kidnapping, domestic violence

PATRIOT — A Patriot man was arrested Thursday after being indicted in the Galllia Court of Common Pleas on the alleged crimes of a first-degree ...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Federal Hocking rolls Lady Rebels

Federal Hocking rolls Lady Rebels

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — A long day in the high heat.Unfortunately for the South Gallia High School softball squad on Wednesday, that was exactly the...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Blue Devils edge Panthers in 8 innings

CHESAPEAKE, Ohio — You can never make it to the top unless you work some overtime.For the Gallia Academy High School baseball team, following We...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Rebels edge Lancers for 1st win

Rebels edge Lancers for 1st win

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — The Rebels are undefeated on their new field.That’s because the South Gallia High School baseball team, playing its in...

April 27th, 2017 |  


White Falcons roll Miller, 24-6

MASON, W.Va. — The White Falcons simply took advantage of what was given to them.The Wahama baseball team had half as many hits as it did runs o...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles outscore Southern, 23-19

Lady Eagles outscore Southern, 23-19

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — So much for a pitchers’ duel.The Eastern and Southern softball teams combined for 35 hits, including eight home run...

April 27th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Ceremony to honor Civil War veteran
Bing’s Auto Care Center opens in Pomeroy

Bing’s Auto Care Center opens in Pomeroy

Bing’s Auto Care Center recently opened its doors in Pomeroy. A ribbon cutting and open house took place at the business located at 808 West Mai...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Call named PVH Employee of the Month

Call named PVH Employee of the Month

Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) announces the Customer Service Employee of the Month for March is Jodi Call.Call is a case manager who works in the Cas...

April 26th, 2017 |  


‘Fight Hunger. Spark Change.’

GALLIA COUNTY — This week, Walmart launched its “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign, a nationwide initiative calling on the publi...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Pair receive VVA’s highest honor

Pair receive VVA’s highest honor

At the monthly meeting of the TriState Chapter #949, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) on March 28, Ron Wroblewski, president and Joe Wilson, second v...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Gallia-Vinton ESC Board members recognized

Gallia-Vinton ESC Board members recognized

Two Gallia-Vinton ESC Governing Board members were recently recognized by the Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) for 10 years of service. Jerilyn H...

April 25th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Learn from God
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Meeting the requirements
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You’ve got a friend
You are loved

You are loved

I can say for certain today, “I am loved.”I hope you feel the same. Maybe you don’t. But nonetheless, you are loved. The Bible says ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Light at the end of the tunnel

Light at the end of the tunnel

One day several years ago, my family and I spent an afternoon at a park that had, along with its wooded walking trails and sandy softball fields, a co...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Earth dances like nobody’s looking, but I am

Earth dances like nobody’s looking, but I am

I never could do a jig to the choreographed exercises like Zumba, but I can tap dance across a meadow, feeling as coordinated as a bird prancing on a ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Biblical family tree

Biblical family tree

“I have heard preachers say that Jesus and John the Baptist were cousins. If so, how could Jesus be from the tribe of Judah, if John was from th...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Where are the teachers of rules?

Where are the teachers of rules?

Our second son, Keithen, and daughter-in-law, Jessica, post a lot of pictures and photos of their family on Facebook. This week they posted a video ab...

April 20th, 2017 |  


That Doubting Thomas

That Doubting Thomas

Have you ever been told something, and you just couldn’t believe it was true? Maybe one of your friends won a huge prize in a contest or somethi...

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


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