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Court of Appeals upholds aggravated assault conviction of Yost

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A decision by the Ohio Fourth District Court of Appeals has affirmed a Meigs County conviction. According to Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney...

Athens Sheriff seeking escaped inmates

UPDATE ATHENS, Ohio - Both inmates are now in custody. According to the Athens County Sheriff Office, Tyler Howard was apprehended at 5:20 p.m. and Brian...

OSHP releases July Fourth statistics

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reporting eight people lost their lives in four traffic crashes during the July Fourth reporting...

Middleport celebrates the Fourth of July

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - With an excessive heat, the 2018 Fourth of July Parade in Middleport had a shortened route. The crowds still turned out...

Scenes from Racine’s July Fourth parade

RACINE, Ohio - Area residents came together to celebrate Independence Day with the annual Racine parade. From fire trucks to floats, the parade always...

Meigs County student selected to AG Teen Ambassador Board

  COLUMBUS, Ohio - A Meigs County student has been selected to be one of the Ohio Attorney General Office’s Teen Ambassador Board members. Ohio Attorney...

House bill proposes to help spouses of deceased first responders

COLUMBUS, Ohio — State Representative Jay Edwards (R-Nelsonville) announced that the Ohio House has passed legislation that would grant surviving spouses of public service...

Patrol to focus on safe driving around commercial vehicle

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State Highway Patrol and members of the Great Lakes Initiative will focus on commercial vehicle safety. The enforcement program will...

Patrol warns against drinking and driving this Fourth of July

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol will be highly visible and cracking down on impaired drivers during the Fourth of July holiday...

Health committee approves legislation reducing flow of opioids, expanding treatment options

COLUMBUS, Ohio — State Representative Jay Edwards (R-Nelsonville) today announced that the Ohio House Health Committee has passed legislation he sponsored that originally addresses...

22 officers graduate from Patrol’s Basic Peace Officer Class

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Members of the 139th Basic Peace Officer Class received training certificates during a graduation ceremony held Tuesday afternoon at the Ohio...

Reedsville sex offender sentenced for failing to register

POMEROY, Ohio - A sex offender will be serving 18 months in prison for failing to register as court order. According to Meigs County Prosecuting...

Deputy’s Notebook: May 12-June 3, 2018

(Editor’s note: The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office Deputies respond to all sorts of calls. The notebook is a listing of the public record of...

McDonald sentenced on community control violations

POMEROY, Ohio - A Rutland man has been sentenced to serve seven years in prison. According to Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney James K. Stanley, on...

Suspects arrested in theft of Reeds Country Store and TNT Pit...

POMEROY, Ohio - Two suspects have been taken into custody involving a recent break-in at Reeds Country Store and TNT Pit Stop. According to Meigs...

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