NEWS


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Breaking boards for a cause
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Honoring a veteran
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A lesson on Veterans Day
A lesson in bus safety

A lesson in bus safety

SYRACUSE — Carleton School recently recognized Bus Safety Week.Buster the Bus made his annual trip to Carleton School to help the students learn...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Supporters seek to name road after Polcyn family

Supporters seek to name road after Polcyn family

GALLIPOLIS — Supporters of an effort to change the name of Johnson Ridge Road to Polcyn Ridge Road met with Gallia Commissioners Thursday in the...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Throwback Thursday: Patriotic Celebration

Throwback Thursday: Patriotic Celebration

The 1946 Pomeroy High School Marching Band makes its way across the Pomeroy-Mason Bridge. The band is led by Drum Major Bob Hawley, according to a not...

November 7th, 2018 |  


State Route 124 to open soon in Antiquity

ANTIQUITY — Barring any unforeseen circumstances, State Route 124 in Antiquity should reopen to traffic soon.On Wednesday, Ohio Department of Tr...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Alexander levy defeated — again

ALBANY — Voters in Meigs County’s Columbia Precinct joined voters in portions of Athens and Vinton counties in deciding on a 1 percent inc...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Brotherly love in a time of war

Brotherly love in a time of war

“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity! It is like the precious ointment upon the head, that ran down ...

November 7th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Point surges past Miners, 65-36
Herd thunders past Charlotte, 30-13

Herd thunders past Charlotte, 30-13

The Marshall football team turned a seven-point deficit into a 30-13 victory over Conference USA guest Charlotte, at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntin...

November 10th, 2018 |  


Point Pleasant-Mingo Central playoff box score

Point Pleasant 65, Mingo Central 36(7) MC72270—36(8) PP722297—65Scoring SummaryFirst QuarterPP: Brady Adkins 1 run (Oliver Skeie kick) 5:2...

November 10th, 2018 updated: November 10th, 2018. |  


Point rolls past Miners, 65-36

Point rolls past Miners, 65-36

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Cason Payne ran for 242 yards and six touchdowns as eighth-seeded Point Pleasant claimed a 65-36 victory over ninth-seed...

November 10th, 2018 updated: November 10th, 2018. |  


Rio’s Shockley named preseason NAIA Baseball All-American

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — University of Rio Grande junior catcher Dylan Shockley is among those named to the 2019 NAIA Baseball Preseason All-America T...

November 9th, 2018 |  


RedStorm men blank IU East, earn spot in RSC finals

RedStorm men blank IU East, earn spot in RSC finals

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Harry Reilly scored goals in each half to lead the University of Rio Grande to a 2-0 triumph over Indiana University East, We...

November 9th, 2018 |  


Cougars sweep Rio in RSC volleyball quarterfinals

KOKOMO, Ind. — Indiana University Kokomo put down a spirited effort by the University of Rio Grande in the opening set before rolling the RedSto...

November 9th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Eastern Archery announces raffle winners

Eastern Archery announces raffle winners

REEDSVILLE — The Eastern Eagles Archery Club recently announced the winners of our 2018 Fall Archery Raffle.Devon Baum, of Baum Lumber in Cheste...

November 6th, 2018 |  


Retired Teachers hear museum update

The Meigs County Retired Teachers met Oct. 18 at the Meigs Senior Center for a noon luncheon. Charlene Rutherford, president, opened the meeting with ...

November 5th, 2018 |  


TOPS attends rally, holds meeting

TOPS attends rally, holds meeting

TUPPERS PLAINS — TOPS OH#2013 Tuppers Plains met at the St. Paul United Methodist Church. Nola Easterling and Mary Bush were both recently award...

November 5th, 2018 |  


RVHS Honor Roll

RVHS Honor Roll

BIDWELL — River Valley High School recently released its fall quarter honor roll students list.Freshman – Jaydyn Armstrong, Allison Arrowo...

November 3rd, 2018 |  


GAMS Honor Roll

GAMS Honor Roll

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia Academy Middle School recently released its honor roll students for the fall quarter.Sixth GradeAustin Beaver, Victoria Blak...

November 3rd, 2018 |  


Belles and Beaus celebrate Halloween

Belles and Beaus celebrate Halloween

The Belles and Beaus square dance club members, along with their guests recently held their annual Halloween party in Cheshire, Ohio. Some of the memb...

October 31st, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Aim high: Fly, fight, win
Teen testimony: Lord, to whom shall we go?

Teen testimony: Lord, to whom shall we go?

Last Friday, I found myself depressed. I opened God’s Word, and He began speaking this message to my heart. I pray it helps someone.“After...

November 8th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: The healing power of Jesus

Search the Scriptures: The healing power of Jesus

The fifth chapter of the Gospel of Mark records for us the healing of the man possessed by a legion of demons in the region of the Gerasenes, on the s...

November 8th, 2018 |  


We need the Lord’s encouragement

We need the Lord’s encouragement

At 7:30, she took him from my arms. He laid his chin on her shoulder, and looked back at me. His eyes were misty, and his brow was furrowed. I felt my...

November 8th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: ‘You are what you eat,’ right?

A Hunger for More: ‘You are what you eat,’ right?

“You are what you eat,” right? At least that is how conventional wisdom deals it out to us. And, of course, there is a great deal of truth...

November 8th, 2018 |  


The story of my brief, ill-fated political career

The story of my brief, ill-fated political career

I had a lot of bad ideas in college.Many of them came about after a night of imbibing.Most of them were ill-fated attempts to impress a girl.All of th...

November 7th, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: Just crossing off days

On Neff Road: Just crossing off days

My Halloween decorations sit waiting to be stored for another year. The weather is warm and flowers still blooming. The trees are just glorious this y...

November 7th, 2018 |  


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