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February 25th, 2017 |  


Commissioners pass resolution on state budget

POMEROY — As a follow-up to Monday evening’s public meeting on the state budget proposed by Gov. John Kasich, the Meigs County Commissione...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Congressman tours Chester Courthouse

Congressman tours Chester Courthouse

CHESTER — Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) paid a visit to the Chester Courthouse on Thursday afternoon as part of a trip through the regio...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Oldest standing courthouse provides a glimpse into the past

Oldest standing courthouse provides a glimpse into the past

CHESTER — Nearly 200 years after Meigs County’s first courthouse was constructed, the building remains standing, not only as Ohio’s ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Lenten Luncheon Series set in the Bend Area

MASON — A series of Lenten Luncheons have been announced in the Bend Area, all set to be held at the Mason United Methodist Church.The lunches w...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Stop Hunger at Home to host annual games

Stop Hunger at Home to host annual games

RACINE — Over the past five-plus years, more than $40,000 and 20,000 non-perishable food items have been collected through Home National Bank...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


County to file breach of contract action against Rutland

POMEROY — After a brief discussion behind closed doors on Thursday, the Meigs County Commissioners unanimously approved filing a breach of contr...

February 23rd, 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 |  


Learning our history

Learning our history

POMEROY — Grace Episcopal Church’s pews were filled Friday, though not with parishioners. The large crowd gathered to hear Shannon Scott&#...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Former booster treasurer pleads guilty to theft

POMEROY — The former treasurer of a local band booster organization has pleaded guilty to theft for taking money from that organization.Lisa B. ...

February 22nd, 2017 |