Southern Quiz Bowl qualifies for nationals

Southern Quiz Bowl qualifies for nationals

RACINE — One of Southern’s middle school quiz bowl teams has qualified for the national competition to be held in May in Dallas, Texas.On ...

February 6th, 2017 |  


William Eugene Johnson

PROCTORVILLE, Ohio — William Eugene Johnson, Sr., 99, of Proctorville, Ohio passed away Sunday February 5, 2017 at home. He was preceded in deat...

February 6th, 2017 |  


For the record: Meigs County Sheriff’s Office

Jan. 18Well being check — Deputy Babb along with Deputy King picked up a juvenile who was having suicidal thoughts. Deputy Babb transported the ...

February 6th, 2017 |  



Hurt pleads guilty in dismemberment case

Hurt pleads guilty in dismemberment case

GALLIPOLIS — On Monday afternoon, a Gallia man pleaded guilty to the third-degree felony crime of tampering with evidence and the fifth-degree f...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Hurt pleads guilty in dismemberment case

Hurt pleads guilty in dismemberment case

GALLIPOLIS — On Monday afternoon, a Gallia man pleaded guilty to the third-degree felony crime of tampering with evidence and the fifth-degree f...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Remembering the 1937 flood 80 years later

Remembering the 1937 flood 80 years later

OHIO VALLEY — Imaging waking up tomorrow and the Ohio River being nearly 50 feet higher than it is right now.A little more than 80 years ago tha...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Multiple departments called to house fire

Multiple departments called to house fire

Firefighters from Chester, Tuppers Plains, Bashan and Pomeroy volunteer fire departments were called to a house fire on Friday morning on State Route ...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Quilts providing a piece of comfort

Quilts providing a piece of comfort

MEIGS COUNTY — It is easy to find comfort in the smallest things: a cup of coffee, a chat with a good friend, a book, a warm blanket.For some pe...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Commissioners approve LEPC contract

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners approved entering into a contract for emergency planning services with the Meigs County Local Emergency...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Emergency HEAP continuing through March 31

OHIO VALLEY — There is still assistance available for winter heating utilities. The Gallia Meigs C.A.A’s Emergency HEAP Program which bega...

February 4th, 2017 |