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Saturday, February 23, 2019

Partners for Justice Program being led by Prosecutor and Victim Assistance...

During the inaugural meeting of the Meigs County Partners for Justice Program, Middleport Police Department’s Lt. Chris Pitchford was named the...

One dead following early morning crash on State Route 7

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio - One person has died as a result of two vehicle crash on State Route 7 near Tuppers Plains. According to a...

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...

Names released in Old Dexter Road fatal fire

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - The identities of the fatal fire victims on Old Dexter Road have been released. According to Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood,...

Missing man identified, search called off in Hocking River

ATHENS, Ohio - A man that went missing in the Hocking River has been identified and the search for him has been called off. According...

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...

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...

Fatal fire in Meigs being investigated

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - Two people are deceased following a fire at a residence on Old Dexter Road. Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood said the...

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...

Remembering a servant: Robert “Bob” Byer

On June 21, 2018 the family and friends of Robert E. “Bob” Byer said their final farewells as he was laid to rest. More...

Fatal Crash Claims Three on U.S. 33

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - The names of those involved in the fatal crash near the Ravenswood Bridge on U.S. 33 have been released by...

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...

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...

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...

Car crashes on Mulberry Avenue

The vehicle slid off the road and struck the stairs leading down to the pond. Photo courtesy of Pomeroy Fire Department.

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