NEWS


10:15 am
Updated: 4:13 pm. |    
Trump bids farewell to Washington, hints of comeback
New COVID cases reported in Mason, Gallia … the latest case information for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

New COVID cases reported in Mason, Gallia … the latest case information for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — New COVID-19 cases were reported by state agencies on Monday in Mason and Gallia Counties.On Monday, the West Virginia Department ...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Examining West Virginia’s vaccine rollout

Examining West Virginia’s vaccine rollout

KENOVA, W.Va. (AP) — Griffith & Feil Drug has been in business since 1892, a family-owned, small-town pharmacy. This isn’t their first...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Eastern Board holds organizational meeting

REEDSVILLE — Floyd Ridenour was selected as the Eastern Local Board of Education President during the organizational meeting held this month.Bra...

January 18th, 2021 |  


WVU Medicine Camden Clark recognized for excellence in cardiac care

WVU Medicine Camden Clark recognized for excellence in cardiac care

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — The American College of Cardiology has recognized WVU Medicine Camden Clark for its demonstrated commitment to comprehensiv...

January 18th, 2021 |  


One killed in Gallia County crash

One killed in Gallia County crash

GALLIA COUNTY — A Vinton man was killed in a two vehicle crash on State Route 7 on Sunday.According to the a news release from the Gallipolis Po...

January 17th, 2021 updated: January 18th, 2021. |  


Making music during the pandemic

Making music during the pandemic

POMEROY — Longtime friends and fellow musicians at the Fur Peace Ranch in Meigs County, John Hurlbut and Jorma Kaukonen recently released their ...

January 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


11:45 am |    
RedStorm men run past Racers

Spartans rally past Eastern, 50-35

ALBANY, Ohio — The hosts took over after the half.The Eastern boys basketball team led non-league host Alexander by five points midway through T...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Lady Raiders sweep South Gallia, 69-51

Lady Raiders sweep South Gallia, 69-51

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — Needless to say, the Lady Raiders were a little ‘jacked’ for this rematch between county rivals.Senior Hannah Ja...

January 19th, 2021 updated: January 19th, 2021. |  


Lady Hornets sting Gallia Academy, 71-33

CENTENARY, Ohio — So much for second chances.The Gallia Academy girls basketball team — which dropped a 67-32 decision at Coal Grove on De...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Lady Rebels hold off Athens, 54-46

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — A successful Saturday.The South Gallia girls basketball team snapped its three-game skid on Saturday inside its home gymnasi...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Lady Marauders get past Gallia Academy, 46-33

Lady Marauders get past Gallia Academy, 46-33

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Defense and free throw shooting came through when it mattered most.After having its once 19-point lead cut to 10 just before...

January 18th, 2021 |  


LIFE


12:18 pm |    
VFW participates in projects

Meigs Local Honor Roll

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs Local School District recently announced its first trimester/semester honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.3rd Grade Honor...

December 17th, 2020 |  


Christmas on Main prize winners

Christmas on Main prize winners

Merchant representatives along with winners of the gift certificates from the Christmas on Main shopping event are pictured, from left, Lindsey DeWees...

December 10th, 2020 |  


PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has announced the Customer Service Employee of the Month as Wendy Lilly from the surgery ...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Marshall School of Pharmacy initiates new honor society members

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University School of Pharmacy inducted 14 members to Phi Lambda Sigma, a national pharmacy leadership society, at a...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Midkiffs celebrate 50th anniversary

Courtney Camille Midkiff and C. Carson Midkiff are honored to announce the Golden Wedding Anniversary of their parents Cecil and Emilia (Millie Legar)...

November 20th, 2020 updated: November 23rd, 2020. |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: On the subject of God’s creation…

God’s Kids Korner: On the subject of 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 14th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Christ and the Church

Cross Words: Christ and the Church

I want us to look at a few verses in Paul’s first letter to Timothy.“I hope to come to you soon, but I am writing these things to you so t...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… What is WIC?

Meigs Health Matters… What is WIC?

Air pollution isn’t just an outdoor problem. The air inside homes and buildings is often much more contaminated than the outside air. This is es...

January 8th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Jesus is the name above all names

Search the Scriptures: Jesus is the name above all names

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, representative for Missouri’s 5th congressional district, is an ordained pastor in the United Methodist denominatio...

January 7th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: Live out the call and command

A Hunger for More: Live out the call and command

The world today desperately needs Christians to actually live out the call and command of Jesus Christ in the face of the behavior of both sides of th...

January 7th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Discussion on Jesus’ Baptism

God’s Kids Korner: Discussion on Jesus’ Baptism

We have had a busy time lately with Advent, Christmas, and New Year’s, and now this week we are going to talk about still yet another important ...

January 7th, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA