NEWS


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Stars and Stripes
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River Sweep this weekend
Paving moving forward after decision on bricks

Paving moving forward after decision on bricks

MIDDLEPORT — Asphalt is going down on a portion of Main Street in Middleport after a ruling by the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO).In ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Rio welcomes Fulbright Scholar

Rio welcomes Fulbright Scholar

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College recently hosted Fulbright Scholar Dr. Anastasiya Luzgina, deputy dire...

June 12th, 2018 |  


For the Record

Pomeroy Police DepartmentMonday, June 11A Pomeroy man is facing drug charges after a traffic stop on Monday in the village.A news release from Chief o...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Elder Abuse Awareness: Communities Encouraged to Learn More

Elder Abuse Awareness: Communities Encouraged to Learn More

OHIO VALLEY — Buckeye Hills Regional Council and its Aging and Disability Division are raising awareness of an emerging problem this June 15 ...

June 12th, 2018 |  


Break-a-Thon to return

Break-a-Thon to return

MIDDLEPORT — After raising more than $10,000 in its first year, plans are underway to make the second annual Bitanga’s Break-a-Thon “...

June 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


12 locals land on D-4 all-district softball teams

12 locals land on D-4 all-district softball teams

A dozen softball players from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were named to the Southeast Ohio Division IV all-district teams for the 2018 season, as ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


4 locals named D-3 all-district

4 locals named D-3 all-district

Four athletes from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were named to the Southeast Ohio Division III all-district softball teams for the 2018 season, as v...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Byus to play in N-S softball game

Byus to play in N-S softball game

Recent graduate Kelsie Byus will represent Point Pleasant one final time on Thursday during the 2018 West Virginia North-South softball all-star game ...

June 12th, 2018 |  


6 locals named D-2 all-district

6 locals named D-2 all-district

Six athletes from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were named to the Southeast Ohio Division II all-district softball teams for the 2018 season, as vot...

June 12th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Holzer walks with a doc
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 |  


Ohio Farm Bureau defends property rights

COLUMBUS — Protecting landowners from punitive state eminent domain laws is the goal of an Ohio Farm Bureau legal brief recently submitted to th...

June 13th, 2018 |  


College News

Local student named to Provost’s List at Capital University for Spring 2018BEXLEY — Capital University is pleased to announce Bre Bonnett ...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Rutland High School holds 89th annual alumni banuet

RUTLAND — The Rutland High School Alumni recently held their 89th annual alumni banquet. The alumni again had over 305 reservations, holding the...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Rio announces Meigs County Deans’ Honor and Merit Lists

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College are proud to announce the students who have been recognized for the S...

June 7th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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 |  


Just follow these instructions

Just follow these instructions

There is a belief that when confronted with a task, something to build or put together, or use a piece of equipment, men routinely ignore the attached...

June 11th, 2018 |  


Our journey to the throne

Our journey to the throne

The prophet Joel, foreseeing the judgment of God upon the nations, and the great day of the Lord in which the wicked are punished, declared prophetica...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Worry warts take notice

Worry warts take notice

Take notice what the Apostle Paul says, “Be careful for nothing,” which means do not worry about anything.” Worry warts are rife amo...

June 7th, 2018 |  


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