Meigs man enters guilty plea to filming minor

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — A Middleport, Ohio, man who was originally charged with third-degree sexual assault and use of a minor in filming sexual...

March 30th, 2016 updated: March 31st, 2016. |  


Opal Ruth Hollon

CHESTER — Opal Ruth Hollon, 91, of Chester, passed away on March 28, 2016.She was born March 4, 1925, in Pomeroy, daughter of the late Guy Singe...

March 29th, 2016 |  


‘Who Works the River’ event returns

‘Who Works the River’ event returns

OHIO VALLEY — Students from Buckeye Hills Career Center in Gallia County, and high schools in Mason County, will have an opportunity to learn ab...

March 29th, 2016 |  



Deadline approaches for URG chemistry scholarship

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences is accepting applications for the Chemistry Academic ...

March 29th, 2016 |  


‘Raise the Roof’ campaigns for upgrades

‘Raise the Roof’ campaigns for upgrades

POMEROY — Michelle Stumbo, Meigs County 4-H Extension 4-H educator and county director, is “Raising the Roof” with her efforts to re...

March 28th, 2016 |  


Police look for escaped murderer

Police look for escaped murderer

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An inmate serving time for the murder of a Cleveland woman escaped from an Ohio prison, provoking a manhunt Monday and ...

March 28th, 2016 |  


Unemployment declines in Meigs, Gallia

OHIO VALLEY — Unemployment rates in Ohio for February were recently released with Meigs County having the fourth highest unemployment rate in th...

March 28th, 2016 |  


WVa man accused of providing false info

SOUTHSIDE, W.Va. — A Southside man has been accused of obstructing the investigation into the disappearance of a 7-year old girl who was found u...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Meigs schools announce registration dates

RACINE — Southern Local School District kindergarten registration will be 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 29-30 in the elementary wing of the Southern ca...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Haiti fundraiser planned for April 2

MIDDLEPORT — Come out for the showing of “Angels Perch” and support a fundraiser for Haiti at 6 p.m. April 2 at the Middleport Villa...

March 25th, 2016 updated: March 28th, 2016. |