Helping the community

Helping the community

POMEROY — Firefighters may typically be thought of as the men and women who show up to help when there is a fire or an accident.But in Meigs Cou...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Small business Saturday returns to Pomeroy

Small business Saturday returns to Pomeroy

POMEROY — Merchants of Pomeroy will be opening up their shops this coming Saturday for Small Business Saturday.Since 2010, Pomeroy has participa...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Rekindled fire destroys wrestling building

Rekindled fire destroys wrestling building

REEDSVILLE — Firefighters were called back to the scene of the Tuesday evening fire on Wednesday morning after the flames rekindled in what was ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Volunteer firefighters respond to two fires Tuesday evening

Volunteer firefighters respond to two fires Tuesday evening

REEDSVILLE — Firefighters on the eastern end of Meigs County had a busy evening on Tuesday after two structure fire calls.Multiple volunteer fir...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Pomeroy discusses plans for sewer project

POMEROY — Council members are approached with a new plan for sewer project 833.Mitch Altier spoke to the council on a strategy to complete the 8...

November 21st, 2017 |  


The Art of Baking

The Art of Baking

MIDDLEPORT — Humor, good-natured banter, and delicious cookies marked the fourth installment of “The Art of Baking,” a cooking demon...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Big Band Christmas set for Friday

Big Band Christmas set for Friday

MIDDLEPORT — The holiday season will soon be upon us, and once again, the Riverbend Arts Council will usher in the season with an evening of ent...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Grand jury to hear sexual battery case

Grand jury to hear sexual battery case

POMEROY — A Meigs County Grand Jury will hear the case of a corrections officer accused of sexual battery.Larry D. Tucker appeared alongside def...

November 21st, 2017 |  


OU Marching 110 gearing up for appearance in 2017 Macy’s Parade

OU Marching 110 gearing up for appearance in 2017 Macy’s Parade

ATHENS — On Thanksgiving Day, the Ohio University Marching 110 will be featured on one of the world’s biggest stages when the “Most ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Raising $3K for local cancer initiative

Raising $3K for local cancer initiative

POMEROY — The annual Poker run for Ann Morris raised $3,000 this year for the Meigs County Cancer Initiative (MCCI).After losing his mother and ...

November 20th, 2017 |