Sheriff requests Meigs jail levy return in May

POMEROY — Sheriff Keith Wood has asked the Meigs County Commissioners to consider placing the jail levy back on the ballot for the May 8 primary...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Hemmerick named Rio Fire Operations Officer

Hemmerick named Rio Fire Operations Officer

RIO GRANDE — Rio Grande Village Council recently voted to make Tim Hemmerick its fire department’s new officer of operations.The council v...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Gallia Chamber Awards and Banquet announced

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce will be holding its 81st meeting and awards ceremony Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. at Bossard Memorial Li...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Charges pending after alleged drugs seized in Long Bottom

Charges pending after alleged drugs seized in Long Bottom

LONG BOTTOM — Drugs were allegedly seized following the execution of a search warrant at home on Bashan Road.Sheriff Keith Wood announced in a j...

January 5th, 2018 |  


For the record

For the record

Meigs County Sheriff’s OfficeDay ShiftDec. 14Deputy Hupp was dispatched to the Holzer ER in reference to a male subject who was refusing to leav...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Meeting set to discuss Middleport paving

Meeting set to discuss Middleport paving

MIDDLEPORT — A public meeting will be held in Middleport to discuss Main Street’s road resurfacing after the completion of the sewer proje...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Holistic nursing practice available in Meigs

Holistic nursing practice available in Meigs

POMEROY — Meigs County is home to a faith community nurse who practices a holistic nursing method.Lenora Leifheit shared that she became a regis...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


A community center for all

A community center for all

POMEROY — A local community center offers several amenities to the public.The Mulberry Community Center is a cooperative parish involving 26 chu...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Man injured in farming accident

Man injured in farming accident

LEBANON Twp. — A local man sustained injuries and had to be extracted from farming machinery on Monday evening in Lebanon Township.The Meigs Cou...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Taking the polar plunge

Taking the polar plunge

POMEROY — Despite the temperature on New Year’s Day being 10 degrees and the Ohio River being 37 degrees, the 2018 Meigs County Polar Plun...

January 2nd, 2018 |