A life of service

A life of service

POMEROY — A long-time public servant in Meigs County, Robert “Bob” Byer passed away on Sunday.Byer, for whom the Meigs County Emerge...

June 18th, 2018 updated: June 18th, 2018. |  


No concerns regarding Hepatitis A outbreak locally

OHIO VALLEY — Mason, Gallia, and Meigs County health department officials reported there is currently no immediate threat from the spreading Hep...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Story remembered as advocate, friend

Story remembered as advocate, friend

POMEROY — A fighter to the end, a staunch advocate for his county and clients, a friend to all who knew him, Steve Story was remembered fondly o...

June 18th, 2018 |  



Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

MASON — A Pomeroy, Ohio, man was arrested in Mason Saturday night on felony warrants out of Mason County.According to Mason Police Chief Colton ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Bass tourney returns on Ohio

Bass tourney returns on Ohio

OHIO VALLEY — The American Bass Anglers Tournament Trail is set to return to Gallipolis.The ABA Trail offers amateur anglers a chance to compete...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Group remembers local military families

GALLIPOLIS — Local families have organized to help support each other and loved ones serving in the United States Military.Taking on the name Ri...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Cleaning up the River

Cleaning up the River

REEDSVILLE — The 29th annual Ohio River Sweep took place Friday night at Forked Run State Park in Reedsville.About 60 volunteers from around the...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio Historical Marker grants available in 18 counties

COLUMBUS — Local communities in portions of Ohio are eligible for a grant to support history in their neighborhoods.The William G. Pomeroy Found...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Belle of Cincinnati to return

Belle of Cincinnati to return

POINT PLEASANT — The Belle of Cincinnati is returning to Point Pleasant for a dinner cruise.It’s that time of year when the Point Pleasant...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Celebrating Father’s Day

My father was a hard-working father and husband who wanted the best for his family. He was an unbelieving sinner but didn’t want his family to s...

June 16th, 2018 |