NEWS


On the agenda: Southern Local Board of Education

RACINE — The Southern Local Board of Education recently held it’s November board meeting in Columbus.The Board approved the following agen...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Christmas on Screen brought to life at Talent Revue

Christmas on Screen brought to life at Talent Revue

MIDDLEPORT — The sights and sounds of Christmas filled the Riverbend Arts Council building in Middleport on Friday evening.The annual Talent Rev...

November 29th, 2016 |  


For The RecordMeigs County Sheriff’s Office

Night Shift reports from Nov. 21-28Monday, Nov. 216 p.m. — Deputies received a complaint about spotlighting on Kingsbury Road. Deputies patrolle...

November 29th, 2016 |  


On the agenda: Eastern Local Board of Education

REEDSVILLE — The Eastern Local Board of Education recently held its November meeting.The following items were approved by the Board:The minutes ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Emergency HEAP program underway

As the weather is turning colder, we would like to remind our customers that we have assistance with their heating.Gallia Meigs Community Action Agenc...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Terrorism suspected in attack at OSU

Terrorism suspected in attack at OSU

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and then got out and bega...

November 28th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Dragons roll Lady Raiders

PROCTORVILLE, Ohio — In a matchup of former Ohio Valley Conference foes, Thursday night’s affair was simply one-sided.In pitching a first-...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Lady Eagles hold off Warren, 53-44

Lady Eagles hold off Warren, 53-44

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — Looking for a sure-fire way to stop a comeback attempt? Free throws and defense worked just fine for the Lady Eagles.The ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Blue Angels slay Lady Knights

Blue Angels slay Lady Knights

POINT PLEASANT, W. Va. — It was a similar sequence between the Blue Angels and Lady Knights on Thursday night.A Point Pleasant pass, an Alex Bar...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Quartet of Rio runners named Scholar-Athletes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Four runners representing the University of Rio Grande women’s cross country team have been named 2016 Daktronics-NAIA ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Rio Grande’s Sanborn named NAIA Scholar-Athlete

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — University of Rio Grande runner Kyle Sanborn is among those named a 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete.The National Associa...

December 1st, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Community Connectors grant awarded

A grant from the Ohio Department of Education will be put to use helping youth in Gallia and Meigs counties learn skills that will, hopefully, prepare...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Main Street Merchants host open house

Main Street Merchants host open house

Merchants on Main Street in downtown Point Pleasant recently hosted a successful open house event to kick off the holiday season. Merchants who partic...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Save A Lot Pomeroy renovations on now

POMEROY, Ohio — Big Bend Save A Lot in Pomeroy, Ohio is currently going through a significant remodel, which will bring area consumers the newes...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Peoples Bank donates to food bank

Peoples Bank donates to food bank

Peoples Bank of Pomeroy recently presented a donation of $1,000 to the Meigs County Cooperative Parrish food bank. Pictured are Tina Rees, Peoples Ban...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Peoples Bank donates to United Fund

Peoples Bank donates to United Fund

Peoples Bank of Pomeroy recently presented a $1,000 donation to the United Fund. Pictured are Greg Smith, president of the United Fund; Tina Rees, Peo...

November 16th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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God’s Kids Korner
Search the scriptures

Search the scriptures

They tell us that every snowflake is different.How exactly one might go about proving this is hard to say, since proving such a negative is humanly im...

December 1st, 2016 |  


A Hunger for More

A Hunger for More

Christmas is doubtlessly a busy season for most of us. It can be overwhelmingly full of the chores of shopping for gifts, cooking for family get-toget...

December 1st, 2016 |  


A vote for life always wins

A vote for life always wins

Voting for the least offensive and corrupt candidate is still a vote for an offensive, corrupt candidate. So, I exercised my right not to vote. I̵...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Small towns have the biggest hearts

Small towns have the biggest hearts

Born and raised in Gallia County, I left for more than a decade, returning in recent years to establish permanent roots.As a teenager, I wished for mo...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Search the scriptures

Search the scriptures

The celebration of Thanksgiving has a long history in the Americas, stretching all the way back to the earliest colonization of the continent by Europ...

November 24th, 2016 |  


A Hunger for More

A Hunger for More

Thanksgiving is an enormously wonderful time to stop and intentionally offer up the praise of a heart full of gratitude to the One Who has not only cr...

November 24th, 2016 |  


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