News from around the Buckeye State

Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerDAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks proves again he excels at taking directions.Hank wie...

April 19th, 2016 |  


Two men arrested on drug charges

Two men arrested on drug charges

WEST COLUMBIA, W.Va. — Two Mason County men have been arrested and accused of attempting to make methamphetamine.Charles C. Sullivan, 47, and Br...

April 19th, 2016 updated: April 19th, 2016. |  


‘Critter Dinner’ set for Saturday

‘Critter Dinner’ set for Saturday

POINT PLEASANT — Main Street Baptist Church is once again getting creative with fellowship and worship.The church’s annual Critter Dinner ...

April 19th, 2016 updated: April 19th, 2016. |  



USDA offers grants to help ag producers

USDA offers grants to help ag producers

OHIO VALLEY — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA is making up to $44 million available to farmers, ranchers and businesses to...

April 18th, 2016 |  


Meigs commissioners ponder faith-based grants

POMEROY — During Thursday’s Meigs County Commissioners meeting, Mike Forman presented information from a meeting he attended recently with...

April 14th, 2016 |  


‘Mini Gospel Jubilee’ planned for April 23

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Those who enjoy the annual week-long Bend Area Gospel Jubilee will have the opportunity to attend a preview event when F...

April 14th, 2016 |  


‘Mini Gospel Jubilee’ planned for April 23

POINT PLEASANT — Those who enjoy the annual week-long Bend Area Gospel Jubilee will have the opportunity to attend a preview event when First Ch...

April 14th, 2016 |  


Ohio AG warns of IRS imposter scams

Ohio AG warns of IRS imposter scams

Editor’s Note: Listen to audio of a sample scam phone call and watch video of DeWine talking about IRS phone scams.COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorne...

April 14th, 2016 |  


National Weather Service offers local class

National Weather Service offers local class

POINT PLEASANT — If you have an interest in weather conditions, coupled with a drive to provide community service, an upcoming SKYWARN class in ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Housing authority opens waiting list

MIDDLEPORT — The Meigs Housing Authority, located in their new offices at 441 General Hartinger Parkway, in Middleport, announced the waiting li...

April 13th, 2016 |