Young hunters gain invaluable experience during youth weekend

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio’s young hunters checked 5,795 white-tailed deer during the 2020 two-day youth gun season on Saturday and Sunday, Nov...

November 25th, 2020 |  


COVID-19 cases increase prior to Thanksgiving… Latest from Gallia, Meigs, Mason

COVID-19 cases increase prior to Thanksgiving… Latest from Gallia, Meigs, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Active cases of COVID-19 in Gallia, Meigs and Mason Counties continue to rise in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday.The Gallia Co...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Ribbon cutting held for trail

Ribbon cutting held for trail

MIDDLEPORT — An official ribbon cutting was recently held for Phase 2 of the Middleport-Pomeroy Multi-use Trail, which in Middleport is known as...

November 24th, 2020 |  



Dog tag sales begin Dec. 1

POMEROY — Meigs County Auditor, Mary T. Byer-Hill, has announced that dog and kennel licenses for 2021 will be available on Dec. 1.“Due to...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Gallia exceeds 700 total cases… Deaths reported in Mason, cases rising in Meigs

Gallia exceeds 700 total cases… Deaths reported in Mason, cases rising in Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — Case numbers in Gallia, Meigs and Mason Counties saw dramatic increases over the weekend with Mason reporting two COVID-19 related...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Ohio governor warns of rising COVID-19 hospitalizations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The number of people hospitalized in Ohio because of the coronavirus is growing rapidly and raising the possibility that e...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Finding a weather balloon

Finding a weather balloon

LETART FALLS — During his routine morning patrol, local cat Marcus Aurelius watched an unidentified object descend from the sky and crash land j...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


OVB temporarily closes lobby access

Due to the accelerated spread of COVID in the region, Ohio Valley Bank closed inside access to bank lobbies starting Monday, Nov. 23, until further no...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Buckeye Hills Regional Council responds to COVID-19

MARIETTA — A recent report by the Ohio Association of Area Agencies on Aging (O4A) shows the innovative ways Ohio’s Area Agencies on Aging...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Meigs Board approves agenda items

ROCKSPRINGS — The Meigs Local Board of Education approved numerous agenda items during recent meetings, including personnel matters.Personnel ma...

November 23rd, 2020 |