Ohio goes to the polls March 15

MEIGS COUNTY — The Board of Elections has announced the Meigs County Electorate of the Presidential Primary Election will be held on March 15, 2...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Local musician ensnares OMEA judges

Local musician ensnares OMEA judges

POMEROY — She ensnared them with her snare drum abilities.Gloria Sisson, a freshman at Meigs High School, recently took part in the Ohio Music E...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Middleport council OKs permissive license taxes

Middleport council OKs permissive license taxes

MIDDLEPORT — The Middleport Village Council voted to implement two permissive license taxes beginning January 2017.The taxes are $5 each and wil...

February 23rd, 2016 |  



Smith stands on experience in public service

Smith stands on experience in public service

POMEROY — Current Meigs County Commissioner Randy Smith is seeking the Republican nomination for a second term in the March 15 primary election....

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Meigs museum set to switch exhibits next week

Meigs museum set to switch exhibits next week

POMEROY — For those still wanting to get a glimpse of first-hand artifacts from some of America’s presidents, this is the last call.Starti...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Senator recognized by Appalachian Ohio educators

Senator recognized by Appalachian Ohio educators

LOGAN — Sen. Lou Gentile, D-Steubenville, was recognized by the Coalition of Rural and Appalachian Schools and the Ohio University Patton Colleg...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Meigs After School Kids recognized at learning centers summit

Meigs After School Kids recognized at learning centers summit

POMEROY — The Meigs Local Elementary After School Kids (ASK) program was recently recognized at the 5th Annual 21st Century Community Learning C...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Sawyer sentenced to 9 years for robbery

Sawyer sentenced to 9 years for robbery

POMEROY —A Meigs County woman who robbed a Tuppers Plains bank last summer and was in the midst of planning another will spend the next nine yea...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Meigs retired teachers awards scholarship

Meigs retired teachers awards scholarship

POMEROY — The Meigs Retired Teachers Association announced their 2016 scholarship winner at a recent meeting.Timothy Warner, a senior at the Uni...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Chemical burn at Meigs HS ruled accident

POMEROY — Meigs Local School District has released some information about a hydrochloric acid spill that occurred in a chemistry class last week...

February 18th, 2016 |