Preston pleads guilty in vehicular homicide

Preston pleads guilty in vehicular homicide

GALLIPOLIS — A Crown City man pleaded guilty to the second-degree felony of vehicular homicide Thursday in the Gallia Court of Common Pleas, a c...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Southern Board holds first meeting of 2019

Southern Board holds first meeting of 2019

RACINE — The Southern Local Board of Education conducted its first regular meeting of 2019 on Monday evening in the Kathryn Hart Community Cente...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: Snowy Middleport

Throwback Thursday: Snowy Middleport

January 1978 brought snow to the region as seen in this photo of a snowy Second Avenue in the village of Middleport. The photo dated Jan. 20, 1978, sh...

January 16th, 2019 |  



Being partners in the pursuit of justice

Being partners in the pursuit of justice

POMEROY — Numerous individuals from agencies across Meigs County came together on Friday for the first meeting of the Partners for Justice progr...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Point Regatta canceled: Annual festival dissolves after nearly three decades

Point Regatta canceled: Annual festival dissolves after nearly three decades

POINT PLEASANT — After nearly three decades along the river, the Point Pleasant Sternwheel Regatta will not be returning this summer.According t...

January 14th, 2019 updated: January 14th, 2019. |  


K-9 joins Rutland PD

K-9 joins Rutland PD

RUTLAND — The Rutland Police Department has a new tool in the battle against drugs in the community.The village recently welcomed K-9 Maximus, a...

January 14th, 2019 |  


‘Pennies for Protection’ vests area canine units

‘Pennies for Protection’ vests area canine units

OHIO VALLEY — The K-9 Korps 4-H Club started a community project in March 2015, after finding out that the police canine units that serve Gallia...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Art pieces are some kind of ‘gourdeous’

Art pieces are some kind of ‘gourdeous’

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — A local woman who has always been involved in the arts and crafts world, ventured into a unique state of crafting.Nancy Vanco...

January 11th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: Frozen Ohio

Throwback Thursday: Frozen Ohio

The winter of 1940 must have been much colder than the winter of 2019 has been so far. This photo from January 1940 was taken from the Mason, West Vir...

January 9th, 2019 |  


A step toward progress

A step toward progress

POMEROY — Barges of equipment appeared along the upper portion of the Pomeroy Parking Lot this week in preparation for the riverbank stabilizati...

January 8th, 2019 |