The Mothman crowd: Preparing for record number of visitors to this year’s festival

The Mothman crowd: Preparing for record number of visitors to this year’s festival

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The 15th annual Mothman Festival is less than a month away and organizers are expecting a record crowd.“We typical...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Pomeroy welcomes ‘walking vet’

Pomeroy welcomes ‘walking vet’

POMEROY — “I probably looked a bit dilapidated at that point,” said the U.S. Navy veteran as he carried his 61 pound pack into Pomer...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Southern Local begins school year

Southern Local begins school year

RACINE — Wednesay was the first day of the 2016-2017 school year for Meigs County schools, a beginning for kindergartners, the last year for sen...

August 24th, 2016 |  



Rescued Gallia dogs moved to shelters

Rescued Gallia dogs moved to shelters

OHIO VALLEY — The count of 69 dogs and pups rescued from potentially dangerous and unsanitary environments on Wagoner Road in Gallia County roug...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Rio Grande moves to tobacco-free campuses

Rio Grande moves to tobacco-free campuses

RIO GRANDE – University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College officials say they work hard toward creating a healthy learning environme...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Rio Grande moves to tobacco-free campuses

Rio Grande moves to tobacco-free campuses

RIO GRANDE – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College work hard toward creating a healthy learning environment for students...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Rescued dogs moved to shelters

Rescued dogs moved to shelters

OHIO VALLEY — Following the rescue of 69 animals earlier this month from unsafe and unsanitary conditions at a home on Wagoner Road in Gallia Co...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Middleport celebrates $3.2M investment in Imperial Electric

Middleport celebrates $3.2M investment in Imperial Electric

MIDDLEPORT — Questions arose as to the value of investing in an outdated plant in southeastern Ohio after Nidec Corp. of Japan acquired Akron-ba...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Tribute to the River returns

Tribute to the River returns

POINT PLEASANT — Tribute to the River, an annual celebration of life along the water, will return Sept. 2-3 at Point Pleasant Riverfront Park.Th...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Honoring an unsung war hero

Honoring an unsung war hero

POMEROY — Keith Whaley always noticed something as being out of place whenever he used to visit the grave of his ancestor, James Whaley, in Pome...

August 14th, 2016 |