Commissioners uphold lack of motion on Home Rule petition

POMEROY — At their weekly Thursday meeting after an executive session with Meigs County Prosecutor Colleen Williams, the Meigs County Commission...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Meigs Local Board approves hires for new year

POMEROY — Meigs Local Board, at their most recent meeting, made myriad hires for the fast-approaching 2015-2016 school year.The first hire of th...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Meigs Health Department announces local grant projects

Meigs Health Department announces local grant projects

MEIGS COUNTY — Meigs County residents now have more ways to create a healthy lifestyle thanks to the Meigs County Health Department and two gran...

August 5th, 2015 |  



Ohio Tax Holiday to begin Friday

Ohio Tax Holiday to begin Friday

MEIGS COUNTY — With families readying their children and young adults to walk back through the doors at their respective schools, this weekend&#...

August 5th, 2015 |  


OSHP: Watch for school buses

OHIO VALLEY — With the new school year fast approaching and children attending preseason sports practices at many area schools, the Ohio State H...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Local artist to showcase works at FAC

Local artist to showcase works at FAC

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County native and multimedia artist Lola E. Barcus Richards will showcase select works of her art at the French Art Colony.T...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Margaret Russell

COOLVILLE, Ohio — Margaret Russell, 81, of Coolville, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Arrangements will be announced ...

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  


Commissioners approve Mick Davenport for Rio Grande College Board

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners at their recent meeting the two present commissioners, Tim Ihle and Mike Bartrum, approved a request fr...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Eastern Local Board approves sports hires

REEDSVILLE — Eastern Local School board at their recent meeting approved the hire of William Sheppard as the 7th Grade Boys Basketball coach and...

August 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Fire damages Mason City business

Fire damages Mason City business

MASON — A potentially disastrous situation was averted early Tuesday morning when fire broke out at a Mason gas station.Paul Johnson, chief of t...

August 4th, 2015 |