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Possible rate increase for Rutland explained

MEIGS COUNTY — Rumors and conversations have been abuzz this week in Rutland as residents received letters from the Meigs County Commissioners about a possible rate increase for water and sewer customers.Meigs County Commissioner Randy Smith took time Wednesday to discuss the proposed resolution that would set new water and sewer rates for the customers in Rutland.A letter, along with a draft of the proposed resolution, has been mailed to customers in Rutland over ...

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Man sentenced following abuse of patient

GALLIPOLIS — A former caretaker was sentenced Monday in Gallia County Common Pleas Court after he reportedly abused or neglected a disabled person.After pleading guilty to a fourth-degree felony charge of patient abuse, William Crane, 35, of Middleport, was sentenced by Common Pleas Judge D. Dean Evans to two years of community control.Following Monday’s hearing, Assistant Gallia County prosecuting attorneys Eric Mulford and Britt Wiseman said the case would ...

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Middleport Council struggling with new position

MIDDLEPORT — A lively discussion about an ordinance passed as an emergency measure by Middleport Village Council at its March 24 meeting to establish a grant writing position, and also to hire Fred Hoffman as a grant writer for the village, resulted in a vote at Monday night’s meeting to rescind both actions and introduce new legislation.

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Former OSU player sentenced in drug case

MEIGS COUNTY — A former Ohio State University football player was recently sentenced to 36 months in prison on drug charges.Raymond A. Small, 27, of Columbus, previously entered a guilty plea to one count of felony third-degree aggravated possession of drugs in Meigs County Common Pleas Court.Small was indicted in March 2013 on three felony counts following a traffic stop by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.Small was charged with aggravated possession of dr...

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Howard outlines blueprint for Congressional run

GALLIPOLIS — Greg Howard has several points for what he calls a “blueprint for a Democratic and economically sound society.”Howard, who along with his wife, Gerry, operate a small farm in Meigs County, was a guest speaker Saturday night at the Gallipolis Quality Inn for the Democrats’ annual Kennedy Day Dinner. He is running for the U.S. House of Representatives’ 6th Congressional District.First, Howard will square off against fellow Democra...

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Egg hunt a hit with youngsters

POMEROY —About 200 children turned out at Dreams Park on Saturday for an Easter egg hunt staged annually by the Pomeroy Merchants Association.About 3,000 colored eggs were hidden on the open field in three different sections for children divided into age groups. The children scrambled over the area in their hunt for eggs, and many returned with well-filled bags and baskets.For each egg found, a novelty prize was awarded to the child. For the finder of the golden eg...

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Meigs Local Board reviews accomplishments, hires personnel

POMEROY — Reflecting on accomplishments of past years, the revised school calendar, and looking toward personnel and programming for the 2014-15 school year was an emphasis of the recent meeting of the Meigs Local Board of Education.

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New Beginning UM Church welcomes pastor

POMEROY — Alethata Botts is the new pastor of the...

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