South Bethel Community Church to celebrate 125 years on Nov. 1

South Bethel Community Church to celebrate 125 years on Nov. 1

REEDSVILLE — For 125 years as of Nov. 1, South Bethel Community Church has sat upon a hill overlooking a clearing and has served as the home for...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Iva Sisson earns 2015 Jenco Award for her service to Meigs County

Iva Sisson earns 2015 Jenco Award for her service to Meigs County

NELSONVILLE — As a grandmother, Iva Sisson knew how important computers were to her grandchildren’s academic performance.But, until her gr...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Susann Castore is “A-OK”

Susann Castore is “A-OK”

POMEROY — It was on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, that Susann Castore decided her life goal was to pass on acts of kindness to those whose path...

October 24th, 2015 |  


POMEROY — Thursday morning saw the groundbreaking of the new location for the Meigs County Dog Shelter.Along with a new building, the shelter wi...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Cook for a Cure a success

Cook for a Cure a success

POMEROY — If you had opened the doors Oct. 16 to the Meigs County Common Pleas Court, you would’ve found yourself immersed in a room of pi...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Issue 1 getting broad support

Issue 1 getting broad support

COLUMBUS — Both Republicans and Democrats, as well as the League of Women Voters, are supporting an amendment to the Ohio Constitution that woul...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Gallipolis celebrates founding 225 years ago

Gallipolis celebrates founding 225 years ago

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis is celebrating its founding 225 years ago this Saturday with an open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Our House Tavern lo...

October 15th, 2015 updated: October 15th, 2015. |  


Completing U.S. 35 a reality

Completing U.S. 35 a reality

BUFFALO, W.Va. — Persistence pays off, but in its own time.On Wednesday, the persistence of many came to fruition when a groundbreaking for the ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


St. John’s Lutheran Church in Chester celebrates 175 years

St. John’s Lutheran Church in Chester celebrates 175 years

CHESTER — St. John’s Lutheran Church on Pine Grove Road had it’s beginnings in 1840 when a group of German settlers began worshiping...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |  


Local teen hopes to become Motocross pro

Local teen hopes to become Motocross pro

CHESTER — Luke Horner, 16, of Chester, is looking to go pro.The motocross racer has been riding motorbikes since he was 10 years old in 2009, wh...

October 12th, 2015 updated: October 12th, 2015. |