NEWS


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Nurse Honor Guard

RACINE — Racine Village Council met in recessed session, accepting the resignation of a council member.The only official action taken was accept...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Grant applications now available

NELSONVILLE — The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) has announced that grant applications for the Donald R. Myers Legacy Fund to Support Par...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Southern receives Auditor of State Award

Southern receives Auditor of State Award

RACINE — Southern Local School District recently received the Auditor of State Award from Auditor of State Keith Faber’s Office following ...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Expanding Rio’s nursing future

Expanding Rio’s nursing future

U.S. Congressman of the Ohio Sixth District Bill Johnson visited the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Monday for a tour of th...

February 24th, 2020 |  


‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

If you like your newspaper’s comic strips locally sourced along with your produce, you’re in luck.Starting this week, The Daily Sentinel, ...

February 24th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Lions eliminate South Gallia, 63-43

Marauders fall at Vinton County, 60-56

McARTHUR, Ohio — Tied for third after another close contest.The Meigs boys basketball team — which fell to Vinton County by a 71-68 count ...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Sissonville ousts Lady Knights, 64-40

Sissonville ousts Lady Knights, 64-40

SISSONVILLE, W.Va. — The third time wasn’t the charm after all.The Point Pleasant girls basketball team — which fell to Sissonville ...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Rio women draw Asbury in RSC Tournament

Rio women draw Asbury in RSC Tournament

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande will entertain Asbury University in the quarterfinal round of the River States Conference Women&...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Tornadoes fall at Trimble, 63-46

GLOUSTER, Ohio — Not the send off the Tornadoes had hoped for.Having already been eliminated from the postseason, the Southern boys basketball t...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Wheelersburg ousts Marauders, 55-32

Wheelersburg ousts Marauders, 55-32

WAVERLY, Ohio — Another year ended by those pesky Pirates.The 13th-seeded Meigs boys basketball team had its postseason come to an end in the Di...

February 24th, 2020 |  


LIFE


Meigs 8th grade wins tournament, league

Meigs 8th grade wins tournament, league

The Meigs Marauders 8th grade boys basketball team completed the 2019-20 season on Saturday with a championship win at the Logan Middle School Basketb...

February 17th, 2020 |  


Meigs 7th grade wins tournament, TVC Ohio

Meigs 7th grade wins tournament, TVC Ohio

The Meigs Marauders 7th Grade Boys Basketball team completed with 2019-20 season on Saturday as champions of the 5th annual Logan Middle School Basket...

February 17th, 2020 |  


Meigs 3rd grade finishes undefeated season

Meigs 3rd grade finishes undefeated season

The Meigs 3rd Grade Boys Basketball finished an undefeated season in the Big Bend Basketball League as well as their four post season tournament games...

February 17th, 2020 |  


College News and Notes

Ridenour named to Dean’s ListKatherine Ridenour of Chester, Ohio, was named to the Fall Semester Dean’s List as a freshman at Huntington U...

February 15th, 2020 |  


Hunter inducted into SME Young Leaders Committee Class of 2020

Hunter inducted into SME Young Leaders Committee Class of 2020

Jacob A. Hunter has been inducted into the Young Leaders Committee Class of 2020. The Young Leaders Committee (YLC) was created in 1998 with the chart...

February 15th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Dad cooks up a flaming meal
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Our topsy-turvy society
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Making wishes come true

Election letters policy

The deadline for Ohio Valley Publishing to receive election-related Letters to the Editor pertaining to issues or candidates in the March 17 primary e...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Plants need to breathe

Plants need to breathe

Plants breathe through their roots. If there’s a piece of knowledge that separates “green thumb” gardeners from the rest of us, it&#...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Goose bumps after 40 years

Goose bumps after 40 years

Forty years past, and the memories are still vivid.I do not remember exactly where I was on Feb. 22, 1980, but I remember practically holding my breat...

February 22nd, 2020 |  


Protecting your Social Security

Protecting your Social Security

During his campaign, President Trump promised to protect Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. He has broken that promise over and over.The Trump A...

February 22nd, 2020 |  


Iron deficiency anemia

Iron deficiency anemia

Iron deficiency anemia is a very common type of anemia. As the name implies, it occurs when the blood lacks sufficient iron. Without enough iron a bod...

February 22nd, 2020 |  


Search the Scriptures: Before the trial

Search the Scriptures: Before the trial

One of the maxims of the Old Testament, frequently misunderstood, is that of, “an eye for an eye.” The full quote, “but if there is ...

February 20th, 2020 |  


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