Meigs second in wild turkey harvest through May 9

Ohio’s wild turkey hunters have harvested 11,783 birds through Sunday, May 9, with Meigs County ranking second among Ohio’s counties.Ohio ...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

Fulfilling a nation’s promise… Soldier accounted for from World War II

WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced this week that Army Pfc. James W. White, 21, of Chester, Ohio, killed during...

May 12th, 2021 |  


Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

Canady named Fellow of College of Healthcare Executives

GALLIPOLIS — Michael R. Canady, MD, MBA, CPE, FACS, FAAPL, FACHE, chief executive officer, Holzer Health System, recently became a Fellow of the...

May 11th, 2021 |  



SHS Prom Royalty crowned

SHS Prom Royalty crowned

The 2021 Southern High School Prom King and Queen were crowned on Saturday evening during the annual prom held on the campus of Southern Local School ...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Mason reaches 2,000 total cases… 4 new cases reported in area

Mason reaches 2,000 total cases… 4 new cases reported in area

OHIO VALLEY — Mason County became the second of the Ohio Valley Publishing area counties to top 2,000 COVID-19 cases (since the start of the pan...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12, offering a way to protect the nation’s...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Watershed Camp returns for 2021

Watershed Camp returns for 2021

RUTLAND — Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District’s Watershed Camp will return for 2021.The Meigs SWCD and Leading Creek Watershed Grou...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Hershel “Woody” Williams will be the keynote speaker at this year’s...

May 10th, 2021 |  


11 new COVID-19 cases reported…11 new COVID-19 cases reported in area

11 new COVID-19 cases reported…11 new COVID-19 cases reported in area

OHIO VALLEY — Meigs County became the last of the Ohio Valley Publishing area counties to reach 1,500 COVOID-19 cases, hitting the mark on Monda...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Trolling on the river

Trolling on the river

Catfish anglers from several states traveled to the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers at Gallipolis, Ohio on Saturday for a King Kat Tournament Trail event pres...

May 10th, 2021 |