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Three juveniles implicated in suspicious Syracuse fire

SYRACUSE, Ohio - Three juveniles are suspected of causing the fire that burned a house on Water Street on Aug. 21, 2018. According to a...

Multiple agencies participate in search for missing man

POMEROY, Ohio - Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that his office received a report on Oct. 4, 2017 of a missing person from...

One Vehicle Involved in Crash on State Route 7

POMEROY, Ohio – One vehicle has been involved in a crash on State Route 7. The crash occurred about 5 p.m. A vehicle traveling southbound...

Multiple agencies respond to jack-knifed semi truck crash

POMEROY, Ohio - A semi truck wrecked Sept. 1, 2017 along State Route 7 at the entrance of Alligator Jack's. Emergency personnel and law enforcement...

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...

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 Firefighters Association to bolster fire prevention efforts with FM Global...

RACINE, Ohio—The Racine Firefighters Association has received a $900 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers. FM Global...

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...

Community Easter Egg Hunts Announced

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio – Throughout the county there are Easter Egg Hunts held each year. The following is a listing of Easter Egg Hunts...

Around the Firehouse: March 9-April 4, 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...

Safe room to be displayed during Chester FD Kids Safety Fun...

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with the Ohio Emergency Management Agency will have a “Safe Room” on display...

One taken into custody following structure fire

SYRACUSE, Ohio – Two departments responded to a structure fire in Syracuse on Oct. 19, 2017. A duplex on Fourth Street was reportedly fully involved,...

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...

Scenes from the Rutland Fourth of July Parade

  RUTLAND, Ohio - The day was hot and sunny, but that did not hamper the fun at the 2018 Rutland Independence Day celebration on...

Around the Firehouse: April 5-April 22, 2018

April 5, 2018 Pomeroy Station 1- At approximately 10pm, Pomeroy Station 1, Rutland Station 4, and Middleport Station 10 were alerted to a working structure...

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