As outbreak booms, younger Ohioans comprise most COVID-19 cases

COLUMBUS — More than half of the Ohioans who contracted COVID-19 in June are less than 40 years-old, a sign that new cases are skewing younger i...

June 26th, 2020 |  


New probable COVID-19 case announced in Meigs County

New probable COVID-19 case announced in Meigs County

POMEROY — A probable COVID-19 case in Meigs County was announced on Thursday afternoon, this time a person in the 10-19 age range who has been i...

June 25th, 2020 updated: June 25th, 2020. |  


RACO awards more than $17,000 in scholarships

RACO awards more than $17,000 in scholarships

RACINE — Fifteen members of the Southern High School Class of 2020 received a total of more than $17,000 in scholarships presented through the R...

June 25th, 2020 |  



Meigs reports latest COVID case

Meigs reports latest COVID case

POMEROY — The Meigs County Health Department (MCHD) is reporting a third active case of COVID-19 in the county.According to a news release from ...

June 24th, 2020 |  


Rio Bean Dinner tradition canceled

Rio Bean Dinner tradition canceled

RIO GRANDE — For the first time in 150 years, the Rio Grande Memorial Association is canceling its annual Rio Grande Bean Dinner but is looking ...

June 24th, 2020 updated: June 24th, 2020. |  


Local agencies receive grants for mosquito control

OHIO VALLEY — Forty-five local health departments and one sanitary district are sharing $795,070 in grant funding from Ohio EPA for mosquito con...

June 24th, 2020 |  


‘Little Free Library’ available at Meigs Primary

‘Little Free Library’ available at Meigs Primary

RUTLAND — It may be “summer break” but that will not stop area students from having the opportunity to pick up new books to read tha...

June 24th, 2020 |  


Suspect arrested in Gallia, Meigs theft cases

Suspect arrested in Gallia, Meigs theft cases

MEIGS/GALLIA COUNTY — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood and Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin have released a joint statement about ongoing inve...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


Mason County reports latest COVID case

OHIO VALLEY — Mason County has its latest lab confirmed, active case of COVID-19.The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources repo...

June 23rd, 2020 |  


Commissioners discuss possible resolution to sheriff budget situation

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners continued their discussion regarding the budget of the sheriff’s office during last week’s ...

June 23rd, 2020 |