Meigs burglars captured; two remain in custody

Meigs burglars captured; two remain in custody

POMEROY — The three people suspected of being involved in a recent string of Meigs County burglaries have all been apprehended.According to the ...

October 13th, 2015 |  


‘Hear the beep where you sleep’

‘Hear the beep where you sleep’

RACINE — Members of the Racine Fire Department visited Southern Local elementary and high school last Friday during National Fire Prevention Wee...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Injury postpones Daboni trial

Injury postpones Daboni trial

POMEROY — A Meigs County jury trial set to begin Tuesday was postponed until Wednesday morning after the defendant sufffered a medical emergency...

October 13th, 2015 |  



Appalachian Power seeks to dismantle Sporn plant

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Appalachian Power has asked West Virginia regulators to allow the company to dismantle the Philip Sporn Power Plant in ...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Breast Cancer Awareness Health Fair set for October

GALLIPOLIS — October always brings a multitude of special events planned by the Holzer Health System.In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Mo...

October 13th, 2015 |  


New Pomeroy skate park under way

New Pomeroy skate park under way

POMEROY — The earth rumbled as the bulldozer began to clear out one of the bowls at Pomeroy’s newest addition.A skate park.Brewce Martin, ...

October 12th, 2015 updated: October 12th, 2015. |  


Fruth shows support for breast cancer awareness

Fruth shows support for breast cancer awareness

POMEROY — More than 140 pink balloons were launched at 3 p.m. Saturday as part of efforts by Fruth Pharmacy in Pomeroy to raise breast cancer aw...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Low prices don’t stop investments in state’s oil, natural gas

Low prices don’t stop investments in state’s oil, natural gas

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The sales price for a unit of natural gas is a down dramatically, but industry leaders say interest and investment in West V...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Oktoberfest, Monster Mash set for Oct. 17

GALLIPOLIS — The French Art Colony’s Oktoberfest will be 4-7 p.m. Oct. 17 in the recently completed FAC Pavilion.Weather caused a cancella...

October 10th, 2015 |  


Gentile sponsors horizontal well safety bill

Gentile sponsors horizontal well safety bill

OHIO VALLEY — Ohio Sen. Lou Gentile has been working closely with first responders, local emergency management and the oil and gas industry on the i...

October 10th, 2015 updated: October 11th, 2015. |