OEPA to use Gallipolis water mapping suggestions

GALLIPOLIS — With the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency’s effort to avoid problems that occur in places like Flint, Mich., the agency i...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio man pleads to federal drug charge

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Two men pleaded guilty this week to federal drug crimes, including one accused of conspiring to distribute heroin in Mason C...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Nellis selected as next OU president

Nellis selected as next OU president

ATHENS — The Ohio University Board of Trustees, in a unanimous vote, formally elected Dr. M. Duane Nellis as the 21st president of Ohio Universi...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Splash pad voted down; questions arise regarding Gallipolis’ future

Splash pad voted down; questions arise regarding Gallipolis’ future

GALLIPOLIS — The result of Gallipolis City Commission’s Tuesday meeting was far from “business as usual” as concerns about the...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Emancipation Celebration Day Committee opens scholarship

GALLIPOLIS — The Emancipation Proclamation Committee, the nonprofit organization responsible for organizing the Emancipation Celebration annuall...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Managed care tax loss main focus of meeting

Managed care tax loss main focus of meeting

POMEROY — “Please don’t leave us behind down here.”That was part of the message conveyed by local resident Brian Condee to sta...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Public invited to comment on Ohio’s 2017-18 hunting season proposals

OHIO VALLEY — Ohioans are invited to offer public comment regarding the proposed and future hunting, trapping and fishing regulations at open ho...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Traffic stop results in arrest of one for suspected burglary

Traffic stop results in arrest of one for suspected burglary

GALLIPOLIS — On Friday at approximately 1:50 p.m., the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man after responding to a burglary report...

February 20th, 2017 |  


WW I Centennial group promotes Black History Month

WW I Centennial group promotes Black History Month

OHIO VALLEY — It has been 100 years since the United States entered World War I and there are stories that still connect the Ohio Valley to that...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Sergent named finalist for ‘Best Columnist’ in AP Contest

Sergent named finalist for ‘Best Columnist’ in AP Contest

OHIO VALLEY — Ohio Valley Publishing Editor Beth Sergent has been recognized as a finalist in the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ Con...

February 20th, 2017 |