Giving platform raises money for local projects

NELSONVILLE — Earlier this year, the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) launched a new innovation in lifting up the good work of nonprofits a...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Pomeroy man convicted of sex crimes against children

Pomeroy man convicted of sex crimes against children

POMEROY — Following a week-long trial in Meigs County Common Pleas Court, James L. Hess, 53, of Pomeroy, was convicted on six of the seven count...

May 7th, 2021 updated: May 10th, 2021. |  


Sex offender compliance check conducted

Sex offender compliance check conducted

MEIGS COUNTY — Local and federal officials took part in a sex offender compliance check on Friday afternoon.Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood repo...

May 7th, 2021 |  



Meigs County observes a day of prayer

Meigs County observes a day of prayer

POMEROY — “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is Liberty.” — 2 Corinthians 3:17That verse ...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Pomeroy to receive $75K in grant funding

Pomeroy to receive $75K in grant funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Seven public access improvement projects received a total of $492,920 this year through the Paddling Enhancement Grant, accordi...

May 7th, 2021 |  


One additional COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

One additional COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — The Ohio Department of Health reported one additional COVID-19 death in Gallia County on Friday, a person in the 50-59 age range.I...

May 7th, 2021 |  


King arrested on warrants, new charges

King arrested on warrants, new charges

HARRISONVILLE — A Meigs County man was arrested on Thursday on felony warrants and a new menacing threats charge. The suspect, Michael King, als...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Celebrating the return of baseball, softball

Celebrating the return of baseball, softball

OHIO VALLEY — Baseball and softball teams from high schools in Meigs and Gallia counties are doing what was unthinkable at this time last year -...

May 7th, 2021 |  


ODOT: Meigs construction schedule

MEIGS COUNTY — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Meigs County next week. All outlined work is weather pe...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

Gallia returns to orange, joining Meigs… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — Gallia County returned to the “orange” level two advisory, joining Meigs County, on the Ohio Public Health Advisory Sy...

May 6th, 2021 |