Bill to limit DeWine’s health orders passes in Ohio Senate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican lawmakers on Wednesday passed through the Senate the latest legislative action aimed at limiting the emergency ...

February 17th, 2021 |  


The ‘Cause Connector’

The ‘Cause Connector’

NELSONVILLE — Cause Connector was developed by the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio as a new way to give to communities and causes residents care...

February 17th, 2021 updated: February 17th, 2021. |  


Ohio’s 2 veterans homes remained close to new admissions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Although many nursing homes continue to accept new residents, Ohio’s two homes for veterans still aren’t accep...

February 17th, 2021 |  



Signs of heart disease in women

Signs of heart disease in women

Heart disease is often thought of as a men’s health issue, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. According to the CDC, heart diseas...

February 17th, 2021 |  


Severe weather may delay COVID-19 vaccines

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted on Tuesday provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID...

February 16th, 2021 |  


Seven new cases reported across area… Meigs vaccine clinic rescheduled for Wednesday

OHIO VALLEY — One new COVID-19 case was reported in Mason County on Tuesday with six cases reported in Gallia County.The West Virginia Departmen...

February 16th, 2021 |  


Ice causes power outages… New ‘winter storm watch’ expected today

Ice causes power outages… New ‘winter storm watch’ expected today

OHIO VALLEY — Freezing rain and a slight coating of snow made for slick travel, power outages and school closings around the Ohio Valley on Mond...

February 16th, 2021 |  


Winter weather affects newspaper delivery… ‘E-Editions’ open to all for limited time

Winter weather affects newspaper delivery… ‘E-Editions’ open to all for limited time

OHIO VALLEY — Inclement weather across the Ohio Valley Publishing readership area has interrupted newspaper delivery for some customers and the ...

February 16th, 2021 |  


AEP boosts Southern athletics

AEP boosts Southern athletics

AEP recently made a $5,000 donation to the Southern Local School District’s Athletic Department as part of a program to purchase AEDs for the sc...

February 16th, 2021 |  


Project RISE recognized with Compass Award

Project RISE recognized with Compass Award

OHIO VALLEY —The Athens-Meigs Educational Service Center’s Project RISE has been recognized with the state treasurer’s Compass Award...

February 16th, 2021 |