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In the Open

Written specially for the Meigs Independent Press by Jim FreemanDigging wild ginseng, or “sanging” to use the vernacular, is a part of Appalachian culture,...

Suspect Caught Stealing Gas

Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that his office responded to a call from a concerned resident on Briar Ridge Road on Thursday evening.The...

New Ownership Takes Over for Local Publications

The Meigs Independent Press and Gallia Hometown Herald have new ownership.Catherine Wolfe has taken the reins of the local on line newspapers from Carrie...

Kimes Relates Her Experience Working at Sheriff’s Office as Closing Arguments...

POMEROY - Accounts, questionable procedures, keys, and a messy sheriff's office were all discussed during Thursday's part of the trail against Mary Kimes.Kimes is...

Rio Grande Athletic Chairs on Sale

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande is giving its alumni and the general public a chance to own a piece of...

Marijuana Bust Leads to Findings of Explosives

Meigs County Sheriff Keith O. Wood reports that deputies with the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office and the State of Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigations...

160 People Charged During Weekend Concerts in Ohio

Columbus – Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Ohio Investigative Unit recently worked three high-profile music events in Ohio, arresting 160 people for various alcohol...

Ohio’s Verified Bobcat Sightings Increase to 200

ODNR Division of Wildlife biologists verified 200 bobcat sightings in Ohio in 2013. This is the fourth consecutive year more than 100 verified sightings...

Federal Natural Resources Managers Sustain Dove Hunting for the Long Term

Washington, D.C. (July 22, 2014) – Results from a first-of-its-kind survey of the nation’s mourning dove hunters were released today by the Association of...

American Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood and Platelet Donors

The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up...

Racine/Southern Alumni Association Annual Dinner

Tornado alumni from Southern High School and the former Racine High School recently held their 2014 alumni dinner event at Southern Elementary gymnasium on...

Round 28 Paving Bid Contested, Cotterill Recognized at Meigs County Commissioners...

The Meigs County Commissioners converged on July 17, 2014, at the courthouse in Pomeroy, for their weekly meeting. The meeting opened with the Pledge...

OVI Checkpoint Held

On July 19th 2014 the Gallipolis Police Department and the Ohio State Highway Patrol conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Upper River Road within the...

Ohio Crew Called for Western Wildfire Assistance

COLUMBUS, OH – An Ohio crew departed the State Fire Academy in Reynoldsburg early Saturday morning to travel to Redmond, Oregon, where they will...

ODNR Natural Resources Park Offers Families Outdoor Fun

COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio State Fair opens Wednesday, July 23, at the Ohio Expo Center and State Fairgrounds. The Ohio Department of Natural...

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