NEWS


9:09 pm |    
NAACP honors MLK Day
Racine woman found dead following well-being check

Racine woman found dead following well-being check

RACINE — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that on Sunday, Jan. 14 at approximately 4:34 p.m., the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office rec...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Seeking leadership, GIB may not compete

Seeking leadership, GIB may not compete

GALLIPOLIS — As spring approaches, Gallipolis in Bloom is seeking new leadership for the coming growing season.According to Gallipolis in Bloom ...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Racine woman found dead following well-being check

Racine woman found dead following well-being check

RACINE — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that on Sunday, Jan. 14 at approximately 4:34 p.m., the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office rec...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

OHIO VALLEY — Bossard Memorial Library in Gallipolis has stepped even further into the digital age by offering a convenient look at the past for...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

OHIO VALLEY — Bossard Memorial Library in Gallipolis has stepped even further into the digital age by offering a convenient look at the past for...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

Accessing the past in print: Bossard to offer digital newspapers online

OHIO VALLEY — Bossard Memorial Library in Gallipolis has stepped even further into the digital age by offering a convenient look at the past for...

January 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


OVP varsity games for Tuesday, Jan. 16

Due to the inclement weather, a handful of varsity sporting contests were postponed in the Ohio Valley Publishing area for Tuesday, Jan. 16.Here is lo...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Point pounds Bulldogs on Alumni Night

Point pounds Bulldogs on Alumni Night

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — A good night inside of the friendly confines of home.The Point Pleasant wrestling team won 10 of the 14 matches on Thurs...

January 15th, 2018 |  


OVP varsity games for Monday, Jan. 15

Due to the inclement weather, a handful of varsity sporting contests were postponed in the Ohio Valley Publishing area for Monday, Jan. 15.Here is loo...

January 15th, 2018 |  


OVP varsity games for Monday, Jan. 15

Due to the inclement weather, a handful of varsity sporting contests were postponed in the Ohio Valley Publishing area for Monday, Jan. 15.Here is loo...

January 15th, 2018 |  


RedStorm women extend win streak

RedStorm women extend win streak

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The University of Rio Grande shook off a slow start, hammering West Virginia University-Tech over the middle two quarters an...

January 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Kasler joins Farm Bureau staff

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) — Ashley Kasler of Athens has been named organization director for Ohio Farm Bureau. She will work with leaders and member...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Better You, Better Ohio!

POMEROY — A new employee wellness program is spreading across Ohio and making a stop in Meigs County.The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensat...

January 10th, 2018 |  


169th annual installation of officers held

169th annual installation of officers held

RACINE — Robert Cleek of has been elected and installed as Master of Pomeroy-Racine Masonic Lodge No. 164.Cleek was installed by WB Steven Truss...

December 27th, 2017 |  


PVH’s Employee of the Year named

PVH’s Employee of the Year named

POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital announces the Customer Service Employee of the Year for 2017 is Brittany Hollingshead.Hollingshead wor...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Fruth Pharmacy welcomes new florist

Fruth Pharmacy welcomes new florist

POINT PLEASANT — Fruth Pharmacy announces Rick Sullivan is joining the staff at Fruth Pharmacy in Point Pleasant as a Florist.Sullivan has 20-pl...

December 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


4:20 pm |    
Hearing and receiving
God’s Kids Korner : God’s Creation

God’s Kids Korner : God’s Creation

The first book of the Bible is Genesis. It starts out by saying, “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” So who made ev...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Sometimes we need to be assured God is ‘under-girding’ us

Sometimes we need to be assured God is ‘under-girding’ us

We often view our lives in terms of ups and downs. Times are that we are “up” emotionally. Things are going well. We have a bright-minded ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


The word of God

The word of God

The word of God is living and powerful, for it is communicated from the mind of God and carries the weight of His divine wisdom, foresight and power. ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Animal totem guidance

Animal totem guidance

My friend met me at the door, holding her grand baby with one hand and a leash in the other, at the end of which was a huge dog. “Come on in. Vo...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Take time when it comes to taxes

Take time when it comes to taxes

A recent request to help pinpoint why some local tax proposals failed at the polls last November prompted some thought about attitudes toward levies o...

January 8th, 2018 |  


It’s healthy to give

It’s healthy to give

The holidays can be a sad time for many of our older Meigs county residents. A lot of them are empty-nesters and many are dealing with sickness, inclu...

January 8th, 2018 |  


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