NEWS


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Trolling on the river
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Pomeroy man convicted of sex crimes against children
King arrested on warrants, new charges

King arrested on warrants, new charges

HARRISONVILLE — A Meigs County man was arrested on Thursday on felony warrants and a new menacing threats charge. The suspect, Michael King, als...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Celebrating the return of baseball, softball

Celebrating the return of baseball, softball

OHIO VALLEY — Baseball and softball teams from high schools in Meigs and Gallia counties are doing what was unthinkable at this time last year -...

May 7th, 2021 |  


ODOT: Meigs construction schedule

MEIGS COUNTY — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Meigs County next week. All outlined work is weather pe...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — Gallia County returned to the “orange” level two advisory, joining Meigs County, on the Ohio Public Health Advisory Sy...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Ohio is latest state to see GOP-backed voting law rewrite

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio became the latest state Thursday where Republicans are proposing a significant rewrite of state election laws, an eff...

May 6th, 2021 |  


O’Brien Garden Music Series begins Saturday

O’Brien Garden Music Series begins Saturday

POMEROY, Ohio — Live music returns to Pomeroy, Ohio this Saturday with the beginning of the O’Brien Gardens Music Series.The Pomeroy Merch...

May 6th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Asbury eliminates RedStorm from RSC baseball tournament

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Kaiden Zacharias’s two-out, two-run single capped a three-run seventh inning rally and lifted Asbury University to a 7...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Lady Falcons blank Ritchie County, 5-0

Lady Falcons blank Ritchie County, 5-0

The Lady Falcons won the battle of unbeatens on Friday in Mason County, defeating Little Kanawha Conference guest Ritchie County 5-0. Wahama (8-0, 6-0...

May 10th, 2021 |  


White Falcons fall to Winfield, 17-7

The Wahama baseball team trailed by a single run after five innings, but Winfield scored nine unanswered over the last two frames for the 17-7 non-con...

May 10th, 2021 updated: May 10th, 2021. |  


Locals compete at Wood Invite

Locals compete at Wood Invite

The Winfield girls and Cabell Midland boys came away with top honors on Friday night at the 2021 Paul Wood Invitational held at Ohio Valley Bank Track...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Wahama blasts Blue Devils, 10-0

Wahama blasts Blue Devils, 10-0

The Wahama baseball team allowed just one hit on Thursday at Claflin Stadium, defeating Little Kanawha Conference guest St. Mary’s 10-0 in five ...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Eagles rally past Rio in RSC Baseball opener

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Second-seeded Asbury University scored three times in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally past No. 5 seed University of...

May 7th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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A new church sign
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Pediatric Fund sponsors
Peoples Bank donates to Legion

Peoples Bank donates to Legion

Tina Rees of People Bank and Jim Fry along with John Hood members of Post #39 of The American Legion except a contribution to help support The Buckeye...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Eastern archers win awards

Eastern archers win awards

The Eastern Eagles Archery Club had three participants recently compete in 2021 Ohio Nasp/IBO 3D state tournament. Cydnie Gillilan an 11th grader took...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Meigs Intermediate School honor roll

MIDDLEPORT — Meigs Intermediate School recently announced its second trimester honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.3rd Grade Honor Roll ̵...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Meigs Middle School honor roll

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs Middle School recently announces it’s second trimester honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.6th Grade Honor Roll ...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Meigs High School honor roll

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs High School recently announced it’s third nine weeks honor roll for the 2020-21 school year.Freshman — Mallory A...

April 1st, 2021 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day!

I am sure that all of you know that it is Mother’s Day this coming Sunday. You will probably give your mother a card or a present. Someplace on ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Preachers bear a heavy load

Preachers bear a heavy load

When preachers have a message to deliver, it involves more of a load on the preacher than church goers consider. Prophet Malachi referred to as “...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: A theology of marriage

Cross Words: A theology of marriage

A girl in a white dress walks down the aisle. Beautiful music plays in the background. A man, beaming with excitement, awaits her on the other side. T...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Meigs Health Matters… The role of a public health nurse

Public health revolves around the motto — Prevent, Promote, Protect the health of all population groups making sure the community is healthy and...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

A certain Roman centurion, stationed in Capernaum had a servant who was very ill and, hearing of Jesus, he asked the local Jewish elders to plead with...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

I truly believe that much of the point of your and my existence today is that we, as God’s children by faith in Jesus Christ, live our lives in ...

April 29th, 2021 |  


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