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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

What Happens When the Headlines Fade: A Year Later, Former Mayor...

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The Meigs Independent Press examines the story that was making headlines one year and a month ago in Meigs County concerning former...

Hometown City Girl: High Hopes for 2018

 With it being the start of a new year I figured now was a good time to reflect on what has happened to me...

Guest Column from State Representative Ryan Smith: Preserving Ohio’s Military Legacy

Guest Column from State Representative Ryan SmithPreserving Ohio’s Military LegacyThroughout our nation’s history, Ohioans have served bravely in the military to protect our way...

Remembering beloved pets during the holidays

Kids dressed in fur—is what I, and many other animal lovers call our...

Our Meigs County Home: Being Thankful

(Our Meigs County Home is a new weekly column written by the owner and journalist of the Meigs Independent Press, Carrie Gloeckner.) It had been...

Support for Help Me Grow and Strengthening Families

Support for Help Me Grow and Strengthening FamiliesAs a pastor, I have seen the devastating effect...

Letter to the Editor: Urge Legislators to Extend Alternative Graduation Pathways

I  wrote a letter for the Action Network letter campaign "Urge Legislators to Extend Alternative Graduation Pathways". With only a few weeks left in this...

Advent Week 2: Are you ready for Christmas?

Isaiah 40:3 ESV:“A voice cries: In the wilderness prepare the way of the...

Coffee with Carrie: Clearing the land and the heart

Coffee with Carrie: Clearing the land and the heart(EDITOR’S NOTE: Coffee with Carrie...

Growing Number of Ohio Counties Asserting Right to Local Self-Government through...

Last week, Portage and Fulton Counties joined Medina, Athens, and Meigs Counties to petition for County Charters through direct initiative. County residents are faced...

September is Pain Awareness Month

An ongoing dilemma exists within the management of chronic pain due to the opioid crisis. What do these individuals do when physical pain wreaks...

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Guest Column by LeeAnn Johnson Each year many of us identify a self-improvement goal we’d like to achieve in the coming year -- a...

Caucasians can learn from reading Black newspapers

Melissa Martin, Ph.DIn the United States and other countries today, many cities publish...

Do You Celebrate Presidents’ Day or Washington’s Birthday?

Guest Column by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted OHIO - Officially, the United States Code deems this Monday, February 17 a federal holiday commemorating "Washington's...

Letter to the Editor: Working to bring broadband to Meigs

Just last month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it would spend almost $1.5 billion in federal funds over the next 10 years...

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