NEWS


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A life of service
A life of service

A life of service

POMEROY — A long-time public servant in Meigs County, Robert “Bob” Byer passed away on Sunday.Byer, for whom the Meigs County Emerge...

June 18th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


No concerns regarding Hepatitis A outbreak locally

OHIO VALLEY — Mason, Gallia, and Meigs County health department officials reported there is currently no immediate threat from the spreading Hep...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

MASON — A Pomeroy, Ohio, man was arrested in Mason Saturday night on felony warrants out of Mason County.According to Mason Police Chief Colton ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Bass tourney returns on Ohio

Bass tourney returns on Ohio

OHIO VALLEY — The American Bass Anglers Tournament Trail is set to return to Gallipolis.The ABA Trail offers amateur anglers a chance to compete...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Group remembers local military families

GALLIPOLIS — Local families have organized to help support each other and loved ones serving in the United States Military.Taking on the name Ri...

June 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

ST. MARYS, W. Va. — Despite a team setback, a final game under the lights proved huge for one Big Blacks player.Recent Point Pleasant graduate A...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Byus plays part in South sweep

Byus plays part in South sweep

BUFFALO, W. Va. — A final day in the sun as a Lady Knight.Recent Point Pleasant graduate Kelsie Byus had one final opportunity to take to the di...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Rangers are rolling.The Post 39 baseball team won its fourth game in five chances on Thursday at Meigs High School, as t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Point quartet playing in BACF Classic

Point quartet playing in BACF Classic

Four recent high school graduates will represent Point Pleasant on the gridiron one final time Friday night during the 25th annual Battle Against Cyst...

June 14th, 2018 |  


2018 BACF Football Classic Rosters

WEST VIRGINIA 1 Brandon May, Roane County 6-1 170 R-DB2 Seth Dailey, Parkersburg 5-11 155 R-DB3 Christian Axman, Parkersburg 6-0 181 K-P4 Logan Gogan,...

June 14th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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EHS Class of 1958
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The Carriers to perform

Harrisonville Scipio Alumni hold banquet

HARRISONVILLE — The Harrisonville Scipio Alumni Association held its annual banquet on May 26 at the Harrisonville Alumni Center on Harold and J...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Holzer walks with a doc

Holzer walks with a doc

GALLIPOLIS — Holzer will host the Walk with a Doc walking program on Saturday, June 16, 11 a.m. at the Holzer Therapy and Wellness Center, locat...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Local men attend national conference: Russell gives closing remarks

Local men attend national conference: Russell gives closing remarks

DALLAS, Texas — Two local men recently attended a national convention in Dallas, Texas for Asirvia Business Solutions, with one speaking at the ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Steve Evans Country Sausage joins Andretti Autosport Short Track

Steve Evans Country Sausage joins Andretti Autosport Short Track

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Andretti Autosport Short Track announces its newest primary associate partner for the 2018 Sprint Car racing season.Steve E...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Holzer recognizes pediatric sponsors

Holzer recognizes pediatric sponsors

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations. The Pediatric Fund, in existence for over 45 ye...

June 13th, 2018 |  


OPINION


A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

So, here we go, men. The Father’s Day recognition approaches. As far as being a father goes, the Word of God indicates that much is expected of ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

In the Bible, the second chapter of Jonah is worthy of study and consideration. It is entirely given to a recording of Jonah’s heartfelt prayer,...

June 14th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Days such as these

A Hunger for More: Days such as these

Days such as these have shaken a great many people to their core. It has proven to be an age in which faith in God is essential not only in the esoter...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: I’m here to hear from You

Teen testimony: I’m here to hear from You

I’m obsessed with words. Because of this, I recognize strange correlations. For example, there’s an interesting relationship between the w...

June 14th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Father’s Day

God’s Kids Korner: Father’s Day

You probably realize that this Sunday is Father’s Day, right? Do you realize we all have two fathers: God, our Heavenly Father and our earthly f...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Meigs Health Matters: Summer safety and severe weather

The Meigs County Health Department would like to offer you some safety tips on how to stay safe this summer and some recommendations from the Ohio Dep...

June 11th, 2018 |  


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