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Alleged bizarre behavior reportedly preceded car crash in Racine

RACINE, Ohio – Following a bizarre series of events April 12, 2017, the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that occurred in...

Day convicted on two counts of Arson in Middleport fire case

POMEROY, Ohio – A change of plea has been made in the Middleport fire case. Keith R. Day, 32, of Middleport, Ohio was arrested and...

Elevated fire risk notice issued

MID OHIO VALLEY - Gusty winds along with warm, dry conditions mean there is an elevated fire risk for April 10, 2017. The National Weather...

Community shows hometown pride with welcome for returning soldiers

POMEROY, Ohio - SPC Colten Walters from Meigs County, Ohio is returned home Tuesday evening on leave along with fellow Army buddy SPC Spencer...

Three departments battled blaze at 33 Auto

UPDATED INFORMATION - Further information on the response to the 33 Auto fire on State Route 833. Meigs County Emergency Management has been on the...

Meth lab discovered on Long Hollow Road

POMEROY, Ohio - An alleged meth lab was discovered on Long Hollow Road. According to Meigs County Sheriff Keith O. Wood, on March 21, 2017...

Rockslide closes portion of Main Street, power out in Pomeroy

POMEROY, Ohio - A rockslide has closed a portion of Main Street in Pomeroy. A rockslide occurred across from McDonald's around 4 a.m. Friday morning....

Ohio open burning restrictions still in effect through May

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - While damp weather may make burning seem safe, the open burning ban is still effect until May. Ohio’s wildfire seasons occur...

Gallia and Meigs first responders work together to find missing Gallia...

CHESHIRE - First responders from Gallia and Meigs Counties were searching for a man that had gone missing while looking for some loose cattle...

Properly install and maintain smoke alarms to protect loved ones

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - Remember the saying “Where there’s smoke, there’s fire?” That’s certainly true during a house fire. House fires are especially deadly...

Local coach and college student’s car stolen and torched

Theft of vehicle being investigated by Sheriff's Office SYRACUSE – Casey Pickens expected to get something for his 21st birthday, but he didn’t expect to...

Multiple departments respond to Friday morning house fire

FIVE POINTS – Multiple fire departments were on the scene of house fire Friday morning. Chester, Bashan, and Pomeroy Fire Departments responded along with Meigs...

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...

Tractor-trailer wrecks on St. Rt. 124

LETART FALLS - A tractor-trailer wreck tied up the road in the S curve of Letart Township. The State Highway Patrol, the Meigs County Sheriff’s...

Red Cross and Middleport FD install 164 new smoke detectors in...

By Drew Conde MIDDLEPORT - The American Red Cross is teaming up with The Middleport Fire Department for a smoke detector campaign. Saturday volunteers from The...

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