48.4 F
Pomeroy
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Mosquito spraying set for Rutland and Racine

POMEROY, Ohio - In response to recent mosquito testing and surveillance findings in the Villages of Rutland and Racine, the Meigs County Health Department...

Commissioners questioned on constitutionality of prayer and postings to official Facebook...

POMEROY, Ohio - The Freedom From Religion Foundation is calling attention to numerous constitutional infractions the organization alleges were committed by the Meigs County...

Meigs Health Today: Rollin’ on the River

By Ceiara Martin, MPH, CHC Program Director ​The first official day of autumn is quickly upon us, and many may feel that that means outdoor...

West Nile case in Meigs County

  POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department has released a statement concerning West Nile virus in the county. Meigs County Health Dept. (MCHD) recently...

Breastfeeding awareness month

With Breastfeeding Awareness Month (BAM) upon us, Meigs County WIC is supporting this year’s World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) theme: “Breastfeeding, Foundation of...

Meigs Health Today: Wise and well at work

By Ciara Martin, MPH Creating Healthy Communities Project Director Do you ever feel like you spend more time at your place of employment as opposed to your...

Meigs County Cancer Initiative to meet

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Cancer Initiative, Inc. will meet on Mon., Aug. 6, 2018 at noon in the conference room of the...

Meigs County Economic Development Office launches new website

  POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Economic Development Office recently launched a new website. The purpose of the organization is to help with job growth...

Food license 101

by Dawn Keller Food licenses are issued by your local health department. They are required for (almost) anyone selling food directly to the public. The...

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...

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 Health Today: What you need to know about HPV

By Courtney C. Midkiff, BSC, MCHD Administrator and MCCI Member The Meigs County Health Department (MCHD); Meigs County Cancer Initiative, Inc. (MCCI) and the Meigs County...

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...

Courthouse offices to close for services of Byer and Story

POMEROY, Ohio - Several offices are closing to allow employees to attend the services for Judge Steven Story and Bob Byer this week. Both Story...

Meigs Health Today: How dad can be part of the breastfeeding...

By Sherry Eagle, WIC Director When you first discover you’re pregnant there are so many things that run through your head as a couple…so many...

Contact Us

Phone: 1-740-416-3189
Email: meigsindypress@gmail.com
Mailing Address: PO Box 574 Pomeroy, Ohio 45769

Follow Us

9,086FansLike

Featured News

Recent News