The trip: The dance

The trip: The dance

Hopefully, you do not get the wrong impression. Terry and I are not dancers. We do not go to dances. Actually, I do not think we have danced since our...

July 26th, 2018 |  


Councilwoman addresses proposed sale of football field

Dear Editor,I am writing to protest the decision by the Meigs Local School District (MLSD) board to sell the old Pomeroy High School football field. T...

July 21st, 2018 updated: July 22nd, 2018. |  


Mix up that summer reading list

Mix up that summer reading list

On the day before our 20th wedding anniversary, my wife Beth said she bought me a book for no particular reason. “Just because,” she said....

July 21st, 2018 |  



Your View

In 1948, a multi-state agency, the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitary Commission (ORSANCO), was formed to control and abate pollution in the Ohio River ...

July 21st, 2018 |  


Their View

July is peak season for vacation and summer activities and, therefore, the peak season for being aware of boating safety and statistics that go along ...

July 21st, 2018 |  


Meigs Health Matters: Food License 101

Meigs Health Matters: Food License 101

Food licenses are issued by your local health department. They are required for (almost) anyone selling food directly to the public. The food license ...

July 21st, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: In praise of cheerful giving

Search the Scriptures: In praise of cheerful giving

Let’s take a moment to praise generosity. It is a trait that is consistently enjoyed when observed in others, and it is a trait that we should g...

July 19th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Seeing the power of God

A Hunger for More: Seeing the power of God

There is something very strange going on in the lives of many Christians I know. It seems to me that they possess the insidious perception that their ...

July 19th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: You Can Trust Jesus!

God’s Kids Korner: You Can Trust Jesus!

Mark 6:56 from the New Testament says, “And wherever He went — into villages, towns or countryside — they placed the sick in the mar...

July 19th, 2018 |  


The trip: The falls

The trip: The falls

So, our sons went together to purchase their Mom and Dad a cruise package to Alaska, and presented it to us as a Christmas present. Over the years in ...

July 19th, 2018 |