NEWS


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Elks presents grants
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The last full measure

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 |  


Declaration of Juneteenth holiday sparks scramble in states

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Congress and President Joe Biden acted with unusual swiftness this week in approving Juneteenth as a national holiday, a m...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Latest livestock report

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The latest livestock report as released by United Producers, Inc., 357 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, Ohio, 740-446-9696, appears ...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Feds: West Virginia transgender athlete ban violates law

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice has slammed a new West Virginia law that bans transgender athletes from competing in fem...

June 17th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


3:40 am |    
Wahama headed to state

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 |  


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 |  


Wildcats even series with Point

Wildcats even series with Point

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Now it’s simply a case of who wants it most.Visiting Logan broke a 1-all tie with a 4-run outburst in the top of t...

June 16th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Eastern hosts baseball camp
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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


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God is on His throne
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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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