Syracuse discusses grants

SYRACUSE — Syracuse council recently met for its regularly scheduled meeting discussing grants.Grants Administrator Fred Hoffman gave the grant ...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Southeast Ohio fishing forecasts — Top Inland Lakes for 2018

ATHENS — As the spring days grow warmer, more and more Ohioans will be venturing out to go fishing. Ohio offers many opportunities for the publi...

April 19th, 2018 |  


MHS play draws standing ovation

MHS play draws standing ovation

ROCKSPRINGS — Last weekend’s presentation of the musical Urinetown by the Meigs High School Drama Club was a resounding success.Director A...

April 19th, 2018 |  



14th annual Meigs SWCD Watershed Camp slated for June 5-6

14th annual Meigs SWCD Watershed Camp slated for June 5-6

RUTLAND — In a year when it seems the price of everything is going up, it is refreshing to see some things still cost the same.The 14th Leading ...

April 19th, 2018 |  


SHS Prom set for Saturday

SHS Prom set for Saturday

Southern High School crown the 2018 Prom King and Queen on Saturday evening with the prom to be held at the school. Walk-in will take place at 7 p.m. ...

April 19th, 2018 updated: April 19th, 2018. |  


Meigs Board hears administrator reports

ROCKSPRINGS — The Meigs Local Board of Education heard reports from district administrators during its recent board meeting.Matt Simpson, direct...

April 18th, 2018 |  


CSHA banquet set for Friday

CSHA banquet set for Friday

ROCKSPRINGS — Chester Shade Historical Association will host its annual banquet and auction Friday evening at the Meigs High School Cafetorium.T...

April 18th, 2018 |  


April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

POMEROY — Each year the entire month of April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.During a recent meeting, the Meigs County Commissi...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Federal disaster declaration approved

Federal disaster declaration approved

OHIO VALLEY — Two months after the worst flooding in a decade in Meigs and surrounding counties, a federal disaster declaration has been approve...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Hitting the century mark

Hitting the century mark

Bernice Riffle, a resident of Overbrook, turned 100 years old on April 16. Riffle, of Meigs County, is the mother of Charles and Ronald Riffle. Her mi...

April 17th, 2018 |