COLUMBUS — New rules will go into effect Feb. 1 that are intended to assist law enforcement and the scrap metal industry in their efforts to combat scrap metal theft.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4464 of Gallipolis presented a certificate of appreciation to the Walmart store in Gallipolis. Bill Mangus (second from left), commander of VFW Post 4464 and commander of the 12th District, presented a plaque to store...
POMEROY — The Ohio School Board Association recognizes January 2015 as School Board Recognition Month to build awareness and understanding of the vital function an elected board of education plays in society.
POMEROY — The Meigs County Commission started off its weekly meeting with a proclamation made in honor of Howard Frank, who passed away Jan. 26.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Four of Ohio's statewide officers expressed opposition Thursday to an effort to legalize medical and recreational marijuana, with the state's attorney general calling one proposal “a stupid...
GALLIPOLIS — Holzer Hospice offers music therapy as part of their services to patients, and Leslie Shoecraft, neurologic music therapist, of Rhythm-N-You, spearheads the efforts for the program.
MARIETTA — Peoples Bancorp Inc. announced Thursday its results for the quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2014.
GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Banc Corp. reported consolidated net income for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014, of $423,000, a decrease from the $1,886,000 earned for the fourth quarter of 2013.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Point Pleasant native Larry Crum, a 2005 graduate of Marshall University with a degree in public relations, has been named the new assistant director of alumni relations at Marshall.
MASON — Following questions and concerns by town residents regarding the upcoming increases in water and sewer rates, Mayor Donna Dennis explained their need at the most recent meeting of the Mason Town Council.
NEW HAVEN — Only a few days remain for potential candidates to file for office in the Hartford and Mason municipal elections, both slated for June 9.
POMEROY — Ronald Hugh Bearhs, 76, of Pomeroy, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015.
POMEROY — Chaplin Mick Williams, of American Legion Drew Webster Post No. 39 in Pomeroy, says in commemoration of the dramatic sacrifices of four armed forces chaplins during World War II, the American Legion will observe Relgious Emphasis Week...
CHESTER TOWNSHIP — Chester Township recently released information on their annual review of 2014 and announced officers for 2015.
MEIGS COUNTY — On Friday, Jan. 23, the Meigs County Sheriff's Office, along with the Child Support Division of the Meigs County Department of Job and Family Services, conducted a round-up of court-issued warrants related to non-payment and...
ATHENS, Ohio — Professional golfer and educator Renee Powell is one of only six African American women to ever play on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour and the first woman of color to be elected to membership in the PGA of...
POMEROY —The Meigs High School Drama Club will present “Blizzard of Bands,” a concert showcasing local bands, on Friday to help raise funds for its upcoming annual spring musical production.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Electronic raffle machines operated by fraternal and veterans organizations brought in millions of dollars for Ohio charities during the past three years, according to a coalition of groups that is fighting an effort to...
POINT PLEASANT — Marshall University has plans next month to stage a reception in Point Pleasant to welcome the school's interim president, Gary G. White.
POMEROY — The following is the Meigs High School Honor Roll for the second nine weeks:
POMEROY — During the last few weeks, the Extension office has received many calls and questions regarding the Ohio Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification requirements and training.
POINT PLEASANT — An organization which has brought millions of dollars of outside money into Point Pleasant in the last 25 years is hosting its annual fundraiser to keep developing projects to benefit the community.
MIDDLEPORT — Middleport's sewers are getting a much needed cleaning, according to Mayor Michael Gerlach.
RACINE — Three people have been arrested following a bust at a suspected methamphetamine lab in Meigs County.
GALLIPOLIS — The Ohio Department of Transportation plans to portions of Ohio 7 and U.S. 35 ramps in Gallipolis on Jan. 29 so that crews can work on replacing a beam on the Silver Memorial Bridge.