NEWS


8:55 pm |    
Following Mothman’s trail
Vinton man earns prison for credit card misuse

Vinton man earns prison for credit card misuse

GALLIPOLIS — A Vinton man was sentenced to one year in prison after pleading guilty to the misuse of a credit card.Brian Angell, 37, pleaded gui...

July 18th, 2016 |  


GPD receives donation for body armor

GPD receives donation for body armor

The Gallipolis Police Department recently received $750 from the Ohio Elks Association Community Service grant for the purchase of body armor for one ...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Triad meets at Gallia Courthouse

Triad meets at Gallia Courthouse

Dale Whitt, deputy director of the Gallia Board of Elections, spoke at the last Gallia County Triad meeting last week at the Gallia County Courthouse....

July 16th, 2016 |  


Meigs included in disaster declaration

Meigs included in disaster declaration

POMEROY — In the wake of West Virginia’s major flooding in late June, businesses and nonprofits in Meigs County will be eligible for loans...

July 16th, 2016 |  


This year, at band camp

This year, at band camp

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande is hosting several high schools from around the region for week-long band camps. School of Fine Arts a...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Commissioners discuss ballot issues

Commissioners discuss ballot issues

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners were short on chairs during a recent meeting.Two November ballot items, reports from Jamie Jones of the...

July 14th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


9:30 pm |    
A Whole New Ball Game
9:30 pm |    
A Whole New Ball Game
Conference golf schedules released

Conference golf schedules released

Gallia Academy aims to stay on top in the Ohio Valley Conference.Meigs looks to regain the top-spot in the Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division, and ma...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Tri-County Junior Golf League concludes season

POMEROY, Ohio — Thirty-eight young men and ladies participated on Monday morning at the Meigs County Golf Course in the season finale for the 20...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Adam Clark named GAHS Athletic Director

CENTENARY, Ohio — A familiar face to lead the Blue and White.Adam Clark, a 1996 graduate of Gallia Academy High School, will be leading the Blue...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Ohio Valley Conference Football Schedules

Gallia Academy Blue DevilsAugust26 vs. Meigs, 7 p.m.September3 vs. River Valley, 7:309 at Point Pleasant, 7 p.m.16 at Chesapeake, 7 p.m.23 at Portsmou...

July 9th, 2016 |  


TVC Ohio football schedules

Meigs MaraudersAugust26 at Gallia Academy, 7 p.m.September2 vs. Amanda-Clearcreek, 7:309 vs. Logan, 7:3016 at Vinton County, 7:3023 vs. River Valley, ...

July 9th, 2016 updated: July 9th, 2016. |  


TVC Hocking Football Schedules

Eastern EaglesAugust26 at River Valley, 7:30September2 vs. Miller, 7:309 vs. Green, 7:3017 at Federal Hocking, 7 p.m.23 vs. South Gallia, 7:3030 at Wa...

July 9th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Wahama High School holds 56th Alumni Banquet

MASON, W.Va. — Over 175 alumni and guests gathered at Wahama High School for the 56th annual alumni banquet.Classes graduating in years ending i...

June 18th, 2016 |  


Keller earns Eagle Scout rank

Keller earns Eagle Scout rank

Meigs County’s Ross Keller is pictured with his Scout Leader, Mike Harbor, receiving the award of Eagle Scout. Keller has been a Scout for 12 ye...

June 11th, 2016 |  


Showing support at Miss USA

Showing support at Miss USA

Pictured sitting is Charlotte Knaul, 96, of Mason County, W.Va., who recently traveled to Las Vegas, Nev. to support Miss Ohio USA Megan Wise from Gal...

June 11th, 2016 |  


Landaker birth

POMEROY — Joan King, of Pomeroy, announces the April 10, 2016, birth of her second great-granddaughter, Layla Marie Landaker. Her sister is Lexi...

June 11th, 2016 |  


Deckerd birth

Deckerd birth

Matthew and Emily (Ashley) Deckerd, of Beloit, Ohio, announce the birth of their second child, Cassady Grace Deckerd.She was born April 15, 2016, in C...

June 11th, 2016 |  


OPINION


2:01 pm |    
God’s love is real, true
Living in hope is important for Christians

Living in hope is important for Christians

There are many ways to describe what it takes to be a devout Christian, but perhaps one of the most succinct answers is supplied by the apostle Paul, ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Feeling really sad? Here’s how you should react toward God

Feeling really sad? Here’s how you should react toward God

After the five-bypass surgery I had one year ago, one thing I was warned to watch for are feelings of deep sadness.Apparently, that is a common occurr...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Dream your work away

Dream your work away

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.The sleeping patterns throughout my life were as erratic as the four stages of the sleep cyc...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Shall we gather at the river?

Shall we gather at the river?

I suppose most pastors do not have cigarettes in their office. I currently do. I do not apologize for that, in fact, I am thrilled by it. Please allow...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Why has God made ticks to suck our blood?

Why has God made ticks to suck our blood?

When Micaiah was four years old, Terry one day found a tick on him. It was then that she took the time to explain the importance of being alert to tic...

July 14th, 2016 |  


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