Alleged child rapist arraigned

Alleged child rapist arraigned

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Court of Common Pleas arraigned a Gallipolis man Wednesday morning for the alleged rape of two juveniles.Bruce Jo...

February 17th, 2016 |  


Opposition mounts to WV religious exemption bill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia is considering a bill that opponents fear could not only act as a cover for discrimination against gays but al...

February 17th, 2016 |  


Gallia, Meigs entities promote recyling

OHIO VALLEY — The Meigs County Soil and Water Conservation District recently shared on their Facebook page the guidelines for proper recycling i...

February 16th, 2016 |  



Blood donations begin in Gallia, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blo...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Meet Meigs County Dog Shelter’s Dogs of the Week.

Meet Meigs County Dog Shelter’s Dogs of the Week.

POMEROY — The Meigs County Dog Shelter at 41790 Fairgrounds Lane in Pomeroy is a rescue-friendly facility.Shelter hours are Tuesday through Satu...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Washington’s birthday is now Presidents’ Day

OVP — In February we celebrate Presidents’ Day to honor all United States Presidents, but this was not the original intent of the holiday....

February 15th, 2016 |  


New dog warden begins first day

New dog warden begins first day

POMEROY — After handling the veterinary side of last June’s Ohio River Medical Mission, Coleen MurphySmith knew this kind of work was what...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Punxsutawney proven wrong

Punxsutawney proven wrong

MEIGS COUNTY — Even if Monday had not been President’s Day, schools in Meigs County would have remain closed, as Winter Storm Olympia made...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Bill proposed selling Lakin Hospital

WEST COLUMBIA, W.Va. — A proposed bill in the West Virginia House of Delegates that would’ve basically sold some state-run health care fac...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Meigs OKs quarterly courthouse funding

Meigs OKs quarterly courthouse funding

POMEROY — Maintaining an almost 200-year-old property can be costly, and members of the Chester Shade Historical Association came before the Mei...

February 13th, 2016 |