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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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Firefighters respond to unoccupied structure fire on Mulberry Avenue

POMEROY, Ohio - An early morning fire had firefighters busy for several hours in Pomeroy. According to the Pomeroy Fire Department, on June 28, 2018...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Former Meigs paramedic dies in ambulance crash

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Several years ago, I was blessed with the opportunity to do a 24 hour ride along with a crew from Meigs EMS....

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.

Deputy’s Notebook: April 15-27, 2019

Deputy’s Notebook: April 15-27, 2019 Editor’s Note: The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office Deputies...

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