Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown lauds proposed ‘Black Lung’ legislation

Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown lauds proposed ‘Black Lung’ legislation

GALLIPOLIS — In a quest to get benefits for coal miners who suffer from Black Lung Disease, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown said he has helped introduce...

October 1st, 2015 |  


October is Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

MEIGS COUNTY — Thursday, Oct. 1 marks the first day of Medicine Abuse Awareness Month. In order to bring attention to this importance of this mo...

September 30th, 2015 updated: September 30th, 2015. |  


Meigs Local to participate in 2015 Student Achievement Fair

MEIGS COUNTY — The Meigs Local School Board will be one of many school districts participating in the 17th annual Student Achievement Fair this ...

September 30th, 2015 |  



Teen drivers remain one of Ohio’s most at-risk groups

OHIO VALLEY — Teen drivers continue to cause a disproportionate number of traffic crashes each year, according to statistics. National Teen Driv...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Ohio Valley Symphony Woodwind Quintet performs Oct. 4 at Ariel Theatre in Gallipolis

Ohio Valley Symphony Woodwind Quintet performs Oct. 4 at Ariel Theatre in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS — The Ohio Valley Symphony Woodwind Quintet will be performing at 2 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 4) as part of the Chamber Theatre series at the...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Meigs Local Homecoming Week

Meigs Local Homecoming Week

POMEROY — It’s Homecoming Week at Meigs High School, with the theme for this year’s event: “Banish the Buckeyes.”The off...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Complete guide to Battle Days

Complete guide to Battle Days

POINT PLEASANT — Battle Days returns this Friday, Saturday and Sunday to Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, celebrating Point Pleasant’s important r...

September 29th, 2015 updated: September 29th, 2015. |  


Board of Elections: Register to vote

MEIGS COUNTY — The Meigs Board of Elections reminds residents that the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 3 election is Monday, Oct. 5 at ...

September 28th, 2015 |  


Rain fails to dampen Tornadoes homecoming

Rain fails to dampen Tornadoes homecoming

RACINE — Homecoming weekend for Southern Local School District began Friday with a parade through Racine that featured Homecoming Queen candidat...

September 28th, 2015 |  


Therapy helps Ohioan overcome stroke’s effects

Therapy helps Ohioan overcome stroke’s effects

GALLIPOLIS — A little over a year ago, Zach Bush suffered a left brain catastrophic stroke which was caused by leukemia. It was a diagnosis of w...

September 28th, 2015 |