NEWS


10:32 am
Updated: 5:24 pm. |    
Michigan man charged with aggravated arson
2:58 pm |    
Elks presents grants

Meigs Board approves personnel matters

POMEROY — The Meigs Local Board of Education approved several agenda items, including personnel matters during the first meeting of June.Supplem...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Demo in progress

Demo in progress

POMEROY — Demolition work has been taking place at the former Veterans Memorial Hospital over the past few weeks, clearing the structure which h...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared wid...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Delta variant blamed for southwest Missouri virus increase

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Frustrated health officials in the Springfield area are imploring residents to get COVID-19 vaccinations as the faster-s...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Ohio governor: House expulsion vote should be respected

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House’s decision to expel former representative Larry Householder was a choice to be respected, Gov. Mike D...

June 18th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


6:34 am |    
Post 39 falls at Lancaster

OHSAA football championships headed to Canton

CANTON, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association and Pro Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday announced a three-year agreement for the Hal...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Parkersburg rallies past Post 39, 14-13

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — Everything was more than perfect for one inning.Unfortunately, there were six more innings to get through.Meigs Post 39 pro...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Wahama headed to state

Wahama headed to state

MAN, W.Va. — Soaring into uncharted territory.The Wahama softball team is headed to the state tournament for the first time in program history, ...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Wildcats eliminate Point Pleasant, 10-0

Wildcats eliminate Point Pleasant, 10-0

LOGAN, W.Va. — The wrong time for the offense to disappear.The Point Pleasant baseball team had its magical season come to an abrupt halt in six...

June 16th, 2021 updated: June 17th, 2021. |  


Man eliminates White Falcons, 5-1

Man eliminates White Falcons, 5-1

MASON, W.Va. — A rough start, and too many left on base.The Wahama baseball team had its 2021 season come to a close on Tuesday at Claflin Stadi...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Lady Falcons top Man, 2-0 in Game 1

Lady Falcons top Man, 2-0 in Game 1

HARTFORD, W.Va. — One big swing, and now just one win away.The Wahama softball team went up 1-0 in the best-of-three series for the Class A, Reg...

June 16th, 2021 |  


LIFE


9:39 am |    
Eastern hosts baseball camp
8:39 pm |    
RACO presents scholarships
VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

VFW Post 9053 presents scholarships

TUPPERS PLAINS — Tuppers Plains VFW Post 9053 recently presented scholarships to graduates of the Class of 2021.Scholarships were presented by C...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Eastern High School honor roll

REEDSVILLE — Eastern High School has announced its fourth quarter honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.All “A” Honor Roll — ...

June 7th, 2021 |  


Brandi Thomas Memorial Scholarship awarded

Brandi Thomas Memorial Scholarship awarded

The Brandi Thomas Memorial Scholarship was recently awarded. This year’s recipient of the $2,000 scholarship is Matthew Jackson of Racine. Jacks...

June 2nd, 2021 |  


Holzer Nursing class of 1971 holds reunion

Holzer Nursing class of 1971 holds reunion

Seven classmates of the Holzer Medical Center School of Nursing Class of 1971 met recently in Ronks, PA, for their 50th reunion. Kneeling L to R: Shar...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Eagles club awards scholarships

POMEROY — The Pomeroy Eagles Club, Aerie 2171, and the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary have awarded their annual scholarships for 2021.Each recipient wi...

May 28th, 2021 |  


OPINION


2:53 pm |    
God is on His throne
2:45 pm |    
The ‘lawsuit’ reveal
God’s Kids Korner: Sunday is Father’s Day

God’s Kids Korner: Sunday is 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 17th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

Meigs Health Matters… Community Health Improvement Week

This year we observed Community Health Improvement Week from June 7-12. Community Health Improvement Week is a national event to recognize community h...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

Search the Scriptures: Concerning sparrows and men

The old world sparrow, also known as a true sparrow, is a small brown and grey seed-eating bird and is one of the best known of birds in all the world...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Hold strong when you are pressured

Hold strong when you are pressured

Christian people have the potential of being most spiritually equipped when it comes to dealing with any conflict, confrontation, or calamity that com...

June 10th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Soccer goals, life, and the Bible

God’s Kids Korner: Soccer goals, life, and the Bible

I bet a lot of you play soccer. It is a very popular sport all over the world and here locally for kids to play on teams in the spring and fall. The a...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Selecting songs for Sunday morning

Cross Words: Selecting songs for Sunday morning

The songs we sing on a Sunday morning influence what we believe about God. They communicate God’s Word. They preach. And because of this, we mus...

June 10th, 2021 |  


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