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Three apartments lost in fire just week before Christmas

POMEROY – A Sunday evening fire has left three families without their homes just a week before Christmas. According to Pomeroy Patrolman, Tre Wallace, the...

Two car collision in Middleport

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - A vehicle roll over has occurred on Middleport Hill. A female driver reportedly hit the wall going up Middleport Hill and struck...

Red Flag Warning for April 12, 2018

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - Meigs County is under a Red Flag warning from the National Weather Service until 8 p.m. on April 12, 2018. A...

Around the Firehouse: Jan. 21-Feb. 10, 2018

January 21, 2018 Rutland Station 4: The department responded to two calls. Call 1: Rutland was called lifting assistance on State Route 124 with Meigs EMS....

Around the firehouse: June 2018

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Around the Firehouse is a listing of basic information on fire department runs in Meigs County, Ohio. The information is a brief...

Search stops for missing man

ATHENS, Ohio - The search for a man that went missing in the Hocking River has stopped. According to a statement from the Athens Emergency...

Persons sentenced following guilty plea in arson case

POMEROY – Dennis Persons entered a plea of guilty and has been sentenced on an arson charge in the Meigs County Court of Common...

State Fire Marshal awards eight Meigs fire departments training grants

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio – Eight of Meigs County’s fire departments have been awarded reimbursement grants for training from the state. According to a statement from...

Two person aircraft crashes in Racine

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The Meigs Independent Press does not release direct photos of fatal crashes. Until the condition of the occupants is officially released, such...

Racine FD logs more than 2,000 manhours for 2018

Volunteers work to clean one of the fire trucks at the Racine Fire Department. File Photo. RACINE, Ohio...

Pomeroy called to assist in New Haven fire

NEW HAVEN, WV - The Pomeroy Fire Department was called to provide mutual aid to assist in a Mason County structure fire. According to the...

Around the Firehouse: Feb. 12-Feb.24, 2018

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Around the Firehouse is a listing of basic information on fire department runs in Meigs County, Ohio. The information is a brief...

Early morning crash on State Route 124

POMEROY, Ohio - Around 3:15 a.m. on May 23, 2017 first responders were on the scene of a single vehicle crash on State Route...

Meigs EMA reminds fair goers of safety tips

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio - As the Meigs County Fair approaches the Meigs County Emergency Management Agency would like to remind everyone of a few fair...

Fire guts garage, family loses pet

SYRACUSE – Fire gutted a garage and took the life of a family pet in Syracuse this week. The Syracuse Fire Department responded to the...

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