Ohio University’s Heritage College students to lend a hand in fighting pandemic

Ohio University’s Heritage College students to lend a hand in fighting pandemic

ATHENS — The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is sending in reinforcements in Ohio’s battle with COVID-19. Startin...

April 4th, 2020 |  


Eastern continues success at Science Olympiad

Eastern continues success at Science Olympiad

REEDSVILLE — 2020 marked the third consecutive year the Eastern Middle School Science Olympiad team has qualified for the state competition.The ...

April 4th, 2020 |  


Food banks seek emergency funding; inmate release considered

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine is recommending the early release of 38 prison inmates, including some who are pregnant, and the Ohio Ass...

April 3rd, 2020 |  



Commissioners terminate employment of clerk

POMEROY — Following a more than hour-long executive session regarding employee discipline, the Meigs County Commissioners, in a split decision, ...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Hocking Hills State Park closed until further notice

COLUMBUS, Ohio – In response to the developing public health situation with COVID-19 and the Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) guidance, t...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Two arrested after camper break-ins

Two arrested after camper break-ins

POMEROY — Two men have been arrested after a report of campers being broken into in the Great Bend area of Meigs County.In a news release, Sheri...

April 3rd, 2020 |  


Spring in bloom

Spring in bloom

As the calendar turns to April and warmer temperatures stick around (hopefully), spring flowers and trees are in bloom across the county. While many o...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Stay-at-home order extended until May 1

COLUMBUS — Ohio residents will remain under a “Stay-at-home” order until May 1 under the new order signed by Ohio Department of Heal...

April 2nd, 2020 updated: April 2nd, 2020. |  


For the Record

Pomeroy Police DepartmentOn March 28, the Pomeroy Police Department arrested Jeffrey A. Souders, 37, of Jackson, Ohio. Souders was charged with theft ...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Meigs law enforcement to charge violators of stay at home order

Meigs law enforcement to charge violators of stay at home order

MEIGS COUNTY — Meigs County Sheriff Keith O. Wood and Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney James K. Stanley announce that local law enforcement wil...

April 2nd, 2020 |