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Meigs County Agricultural Society board election set

POMEROY, Ohio - The annual election of the Board of Directors for the Meigs County Agricultural Society will be held at the Shade River...

The true story on Nelson Story

This week in my American History class at Southern High School, I started a chapter on settling the west. Topics include things like The...

The bridge of our past was once the bridge of our...

November 12, 1928, the Pomeroy Bend Bridge, or as it came to be known, the Pomeroy – Mason Bridge, opened to traffic and would...

Three local businesses grow, add jobs through Meigs Revolving Loan Fund

POMEROY, Ohio - Two new locally owned businesses will open this fall, and a third well known and respected business will continue to grow...

Hemlock Grove Christian Church to hold homecoming celebration

POMEROY, Ohio - Homecoming at the Hemlock Grove Christian Church will be celebrated on Sun., Oct. 7, 2018. Festivities include a program of praise and...

History of Meigs County Townships, Part 1

Meigs County was formed on April 1, 1819, and was created out of parts of Athens and Gallia Counties. Originally, Washington County included all...

Concern about children leads to drug arrest

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - Following a report of alleged drug activity at a residence, a Cincinnati man has been taken into custody on drug charges. According...

Remembering James Wallace “Boone” Weaver and his skiffs

The earliest record of boatbuilding in Racine dates back to 1822. Larkin’s Pioneer History of Meigs County states, “Mr. Lucius Cross came from Marietta...

Holzer celebrates National Security Officers Appreciation Week

POMEROY, Ohio - Holzer is proud to recognize security officers during the fourth annual National Security Officer Appreciation Week, September 16 – 22, 2018...

Meigs Health Today: Disaster preparedness

By Shannon E. Smith Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator Meigs County Health Department POMEROY, Ohio - How often do you think about emergencies or disasters? Probably not...

Authorities looking for missing teen

UPDATE According to a representative from the Meigs County Juvenile Court, Cameron Boyles has been located safe, is in the custody of court officials and...

Meeting to be held on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pomeroy...

POMEROY, Ohio - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing for work to begin on the Pomeroy parking lot and embankment along the...

Meigs Health Today: Rollin’ on the River

By Ceiara Martin, MPH, CHC Program Director ​The first official day of autumn is quickly upon us, and many may feel that that means outdoor...

The sporting career of Walter “Mother” Watson

When writing these articles, I typically have a topic or a person in mind, and then when I begin to write it, typically history...

Letter to the Editor: Alumni Association participation

Dear Editor, This Wednesday, August 29th, the Southern Tornado Alumni Association will hold a meeting to generate ideas for homecoming and a few other things...

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