NEWS


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Casting for the ‘Big Kat’

Cleanup Day set for Saturday

ROCKSPRINGS — Meigs County Cleanup Day will take place on Saturday at the Meigs County Fairgrounds following a one year absence.Cleanup Day is a...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Flowers in Middleport

Flowers in Middleport

MIDDLEPORT — It’s beginning to look a little more like summertime in the Village of Middleport thanks to some colorful flowers planed alon...

May 13th, 2021 |  


US advisers endorse Pfizer COVID shot for kids 12 and up

U.S. health advisers endorsed use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in kids as young as 12 on Wednesday — just as planned new guidelines say it...

May 13th, 2021 |  


OU President stepping down; becoming faculty member

ATHENS, Ohio — Ohio University President Dr. M. Duane Nellis announced Thursday his plans to end his tenure as President on June 30, 2021, and t...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Governor announces end date for ‘most’ health orders

Governor announces end date for ‘most’ health orders

COLUMBUS — Removing “most” COVID-19 health orders next month and vaccine incentives were announced by Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday ...

May 12th, 2021 updated: May 12th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


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Lady Falcons soar past Point, 7-1

White Falcons outlast Charleston Catholic, 10-8

Finally, some good fortunes … and against the Irish no less. Wahama snapped a 3-game losing skid on Wednesday night with a wire-to-wire 10-8 vic...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Locals compete at Meigs Open

Warren and Vinton County respectively took the top two spots in each competition, but six local programs also made an impression on Tuesday at the Mei...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Ohio baseball tournament draw

Ohio baseball tournament draw

The high school postseason is just around the corner, but the roads to the district tournament were paved Sunday afternoon as the 2021 OHSAA Southeast...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Blue Devils sweep Point, 8-5

Blue Devils sweep Point, 8-5

Early and often … and then the Blue Devils just held on. Gallia Academy stormed out to a 4-3 lead after one inning and tacked on two more runs o...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Southern, Lady Rebels split DH

Southern, Lady Rebels split DH

The Southern and South Gallia softball teams split a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division double-header on Tuesday at Star Mill Park, with the Lady ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Honoring Veterans
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A new church sign
Pediatric Fund sponsors

Pediatric Fund sponsors

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer Health System continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existence f...

April 9th, 2021 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Cross Words: How worship and missions are related

Cross Words: How worship and missions are related

On any given Sunday, I have the joy of leading our church in worship. And I’m reminded this week of the relationship between worship and mission...

May 13th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Through life’s maze

God’s Kids Korner: Through life’s maze

Do you like working puzzles? I do, and I especially enjoy solving a type of puzzle called a maze. You may have worked a maze yourself at school or in ...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… The importance of handwashing

Meigs Health Matters… The importance of handwashing

Keeping hands clean is especially important to help prevent COVID-19 and other viruses from spreading. Handwashing is one of the best ways to keep you...

May 7th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: ‘Ask, and it will be given to you…’

A Hunger for More: ‘Ask, and it will be given to you…’

We have just held the National Day of Prayer observance across the country including our own in Gallia County. While I was not able to physically part...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: How should we pray?

Search the Scriptures: How should we pray?

Have you ever wondered about the right way to pray? Or whether there was a wrong way to pray?As one surveys the world, one observes that there are a m...

May 6th, 2021 |  


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 |  


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