Tucker OK to run for Meigs commissioner despite incumbent complaints

POMEROY — The Meigs Board of Elections did not invalidate Larry Tucker’s bid for candidacy for Meigs County Commissioner despite allegatio...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Bookmans close the chapter

Bookmans close the chapter

MEIGS COUNTY — Between them, they have 69 of experience in public education.And now, Meigs Local Schools’ beloved Bookmans are retiring.Ru...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Ky. murder suspect identified by local boy

Ky. murder suspect identified by local boy

SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A south-central Kentucky man charged in the killing of a 7-year-old girl was identified by a Mason County, W.Va. boy as ...

March 7th, 2016 |  



Southern celebrates ‘Read Across America’

Southern celebrates ‘Read Across America’

RACINE — The casual visitor to Southern Elementary School last Wednesday may have been thinking that things were just a “little wacky̶...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Commissioners: March 17 meeting at 1 p.m.

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners said their March 17 meeting has been moved from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. because of a Keep America Beautiful m...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Darwin man accidentally shoots leg

DARWIN — An accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound is under investigation in Meigs County.According to Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood, his off...

March 7th, 2016 |  


Serving more than meals

Serving more than meals

MASON, W.Va. — For some children, breakfast and lunch at school might be their only meals of the day.So what happens on weekends when school is ...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Meigs man arrested in Thursday fire

Meigs man arrested in Thursday fire

LONG BOTTOM — One person is in custody following an early Thursday morning fire in Long Bottom.The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office has taken...

March 3rd, 2016 updated: March 3rd, 2016. |  


March 6-12 Ohio 4-H week

March 6-12 Ohio 4-H week

MEIGS COUNTY — March 6-12 is Ohio 4-H Week and the group would like to start celebrating by sharing about the program.4-H is one of the largest ...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Lee named director of Meigs BOE

Lee named director of Meigs BOE

POMEROY — A re-organizational meeting of the Meigs County Board of Elections was held Wednesday, as required by the State Attorney General’...

March 2nd, 2016 |