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Saturday, July 21, 2018

Steamboats once a common sight on the Ohio River

On Thursday, July 17, 2018 my wife and I, along with our friend Gary Coleman, ventured to Huntington, West Virginia, and spent the afternoon...

Memorial event to mark 155th anniversary of the Battle of Buffington...

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The public is invited to join the Ohio History Connection and the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War as...

Beulah Elizabeth Voltin, 96

Beulah Elizabeth Voltin, 96, of Middleport passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at her residence. She was born on February 12, 1922 in...

Patricia Klein, 74

Patricia Klein, 74, of Pomeroy, passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at the Grant Medical Center. She was born on September 16, 1943...

Holzer Health System to host Back to School Bash

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Holzer Health System is planning a Back to School Bash and includes Meigs County students. Summer is fading fast, which means back...

Gallia County Health Department reports Hep A cases at restaurant

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Recently the Gallia County Health Department has confirmed 2 positive cases of Hepatitis A in Gallia County. One of these cases...

Middleport PD reminds residents of steps to minimize property theft

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - The Middleport Police Department issued a notice July 17, 2018 to residents concerning a recent surge in property crimes in the...

Rio Madog Center celebrates Welsh-American history in Wales

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College takes pride in the Welsh heritage of Southeastern Ohio. The Madog...

Ohio names state park for Jesse Owens

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The daughters of Olympic hero Jesse Owens were joined by Ohio officials including Gov. John Kasich at the grand opening of...

Israel Lee Phillips, 37

Israel Lee Phillips, 37, entered this life on November 29, 1980, born in Gallipolis. Israel left this Earth on July 14, 2018, at his...

July 15-21, 2018 Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week

POMEROY, Ohio - Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and the Meigs Victim Assistance want to spread awareness that July 15-21, 2018 is Pretrial, Probation...

Friends of Rutland to hold school supply drive

RUTLAND, Ohio - Friends of Rutland Committee on Community Improvement is sponsoring a back-to-school drive to prepare for a back-to-school bash tentatively scheduled for...

Alzheimer’s Association workshop to help families and loved ones living with...

ATHENS, Ohio – The Alzheimer’s Association, West Virginia Chapter is offering Effective Communication Strategies, a free community workshop to help families and caregivers connect...

What you need to know about meningococcal disease

By Sherry Hayman, Public Health Nurse Bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis cause meningococcal disease. About 1 in 10 people have these bacteria in the back of...

Karen Ren Triplett, 67

Karen Ren Triplett, 67, of Coolville, Ohio passed away on July 15, 2018 at the Cleveland Clinic. She was born on December 23, 1950...

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