‘Paws & Claws’ to benefit animal shelter

POINT PLEASANT — A new pageant, slated for this weekend at the West Virginia State Farm Museum, will benefit some of the county’s most inn...

October 6th, 2015 |  


New attractions headline 45th Bobs Evans Farm Festival

New attractions headline 45th Bobs Evans Farm Festival

RIO GRANDE — After four-and-a-half decades, the Bob Evans Farm Festival is still going strong.The 45th edition of the festival takes place Oct. ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


French 500 Free Clinic in Gallipolis moves to twice-monthly service

GALLIPOLIS – Providing services twice per month will now be the mission of French 500 Free Clinic.According to French 500 Free Clinic vice presi...

October 5th, 2015 |  



Analysis: Does Ohio Supreme Court support open government?

Analysis: Does Ohio Supreme Court support open government?

COLUMBUS — A report by the Ohio Coalition for Open Government (OCOG) confirms the view that the Ohio Supreme Court most often sides with officia...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Ohio State Highway Patrol arrest report

Gallia County ArrestsOn Sept. 1, Theresa Queen, 56, of Patriot, was charged with OVI and parking in the road on Township Road 464 in Perry Township at...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


DeWine rejects second petition for Ohio medical cannabis

DeWine rejects second petition for Ohio medical cannabis

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine on Friday rejected the resubmitted petition for a proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution which...

October 3rd, 2015 updated: October 3rd, 2015. |  


‘Farm-to-table’ movement gains popularity in Ohio Valley

‘Farm-to-table’ movement gains popularity in Ohio Valley

OHIO VALLEY — Anyone opening a jar of preserved produce knows there is nothing quite like the flavor of homemade fruits and vegetables. What was...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Life Chain Sunday will conduct events in Pomeroy, Gallipolis

Life Chain Sunday will conduct events in Pomeroy, Gallipolis

OHIO VALLEY — Life Chain, a social movement advocating against the practice of abortion, has designated Oct. 4 as National Life Chain Sunday. Fr...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Racine drug bust leads to two arrests

Racine drug bust leads to two arrests

RACINE — Two people have been arrested after a drug bust in Racine last month.Bruce Fleming, 59 and Laurel Hazelette, 55, were both arrested aft...

October 1st, 2015 |  


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 |