NEWS


Colors of spring

Colors of spring

OHIO VALLEY — The Ohio Valley has been called the “garden spot” of the region, known for its rich soil that produces a variety of de...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Hopewell Health Centers names new Chief Medical Officer

Hopewell Health Centers names new Chief Medical Officer

OHIO VALLEY — Hopewell Health Centers, Inc. (HHC), announced on Friday that Douglas Carr, M.D. has been named as their new Chief Medical Officer...

April 16th, 2021 |  


State Rep. Edwards announces budget proposals

State Rep. Edwards announces budget proposals

COLUMBUS — State Representative Jay Edwards (R-Nelsonville) announced the state budget proposal, which was accepted by the House Finance Committ...

April 15th, 2021 |  


New cases reported… Latest vaccine numbers and case data

New cases reported… Latest vaccine numbers and case data

OHIO VALLEY — Both Mason and Gallia Counties reported three new COVID-19 cases, each, on Thursday, as vaccine numbers continue to increase aroun...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Moore appointed to Eastern Board of Education

Moore appointed to Eastern Board of Education

REEDSVILLE — Michael Moore was appointed to the Eastern Local Board of Education during a special meeting on Wednesday evening.Moore will fill t...

April 15th, 2021 |  


PVH to host ‘Donate Life’ event April 22

PVH to host ‘Donate Life’ event April 22

POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) welcomes the public to learn more about organ, tissue, and eye donation and hear from families o...

April 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Weekend softball roundup
Thursday diamond roundup

Thursday diamond roundup

SoftballPoint Pleasant 15, Spring Valley 4Point Pleasant overcame a 3-0 deficit through three innings by scoring 15 times in their final two plate app...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Wayne nips White Falcons, 70-69 2OT

Wayne nips White Falcons, 70-69 2OT

MASON, W.Va. — If nothing else, the White Falcons got an extra quarter in before the postseason.The Wahama boys basketball team wrapped up the r...

April 16th, 2021 |  


River Valley sweeps home quad

River Valley sweeps home quad

BIDWELL, Ohio — Defending the home turf.River Valley came away with top honors in both the boys and girls divisions on Tuesday night during a ho...

April 15th, 2021 |  


OVP diamond roundup

Point Pleasant 6, Wayne 4A little late-inning rally for some early-season magic. The Big Blacks overcame a 4-run deficit and plated four runs in the h...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Rio men advance to RSC Championship

Rio men advance to RSC Championship

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Sebastian Borquez scored one goal and assisted on another to fuel the University of Rio Grande in a 3-0 win over Point Park U...

April 14th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Eastern archers win awards

Eastern archers win awards

The Eastern Eagles Archery Club had three participants recently compete in 2021 Ohio Nasp/IBO 3D state tournament. Cydnie Gillilan an 11th grader took...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Meigs Intermediate School honor roll

MIDDLEPORT — Meigs Intermediate School recently announced its second trimester honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.3rd Grade Honor Roll ̵...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Meigs Middle School honor roll

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs Middle School recently announces it’s second trimester honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.6th Grade Honor Roll ...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Meigs High School honor roll

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs High School recently announced it’s third nine weeks honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.Freshman — Mallory A...

April 1st, 2021 |  


DAR hears from Lincoln reenactor

DAR hears from Lincoln reenactor

CHESTER — The Return Jonathan Meigs Daughters of American Revolution recently held a Charter Day dinner at the Chester Academy, near the Chester...

March 26th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Do not let others cause you to doubt God

Do not let others cause you to doubt God

It can happen if you are not careful. There is a good example of this in Scripture.When Israel was delivered from their Egyptian bondage, they saw fir...

April 15th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

It can be very disconcerting today when one looks about and sees how the principles and commandments and promises of God are not only set aside but ar...

April 15th, 2021 updated: April 15th, 2021. |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

You remember from our story last week about Thomas that Jesus appeared to the disciples several times after Easter. At first, the disciples were afrai...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Meigs Health Matters… April is ‘Defeat Diabetes Month’

Diabetes. Many around our area refer to this disease as ‘sugar’ or a ‘little bit of sugar’ and do not understand the severity ...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Some years back, when in college, I had a friend of the Charismatic persuasion kindly offer to teach me how to speak in tongues. He was quite sincere,...

April 8th, 2021 |  


‘The Deer of the Morning’

‘The Deer of the Morning’

There is an interesting section of Scripture at Psalms 22, 23, and 24. These three form a trilogy concerning the shepherding roles of Jesus Christ. Ps...

April 8th, 2021 |  


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