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Charges in reported violent home invasion
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Carrying on the tradition
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Man arraigned in vehicle homicide case
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Two festivals may become one
Rio hosts ‘pinning ceremony’ for nursing students

Rio hosts ‘pinning ceremony’ for nursing students

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College recognized 34 Class of 2018 graduates from the Holzer School of...

August 16th, 2018 updated: August 16th, 2018. |  


Embracing ‘the arts’ at the fair

Embracing ‘the arts’ at the fair

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Fair provides several ways for individuals to embrace and showcase their artistic side.Whether individuals are...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Big Bend Barrel Racers to host horse shows

Big Bend Barrel Racers to host horse shows

NEW HAVEN — The first of two open horse shows at the New Haven Show Grounds will be held Saturday, according to Charlie Ohlinger of the Big Bend...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Smith Chevrolet bats for RV Summer League

Smith Chevrolet bats for RV Summer League

GALLIPOLIS — Smith Chevrolet partner with the River Valley Summer Youth League in Gallipolis recently.Smith Chevrolet has joined forces with the...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Tribute to the River brings the ‘boom’

Tribute to the River brings the ‘boom’

POINT PLEASANT — The annual Tribute to the River will be making its return this year, bringing the “boom.”Last year, fireworks were ...

August 15th, 2018 |  


OSHP investigates motorcycle fatality

OSHP investigates motorcycle fatality

RODNEY — The Gallipolis Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle crash involving one fatality that occurred Wednesda...

August 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Herd has high hopes in 2018

Tornado golf still perfect in league

MASON, W.Va. — A nice, comfortable victory.The Southern golf team continued its perfect start to the Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division seas...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Blue Devils take 4th at Portsmouth Invite

McDERMOTT, Ohio — Just more proof that every stroke counts.The Gallia Academy golf team claimed fourth at the Portsmouth Invitational on Thursda...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Blue Angels 2nd at VC meet

JACKSON, Ohio — The third time wasn’t the charm this time.After back-to-back championships at Logan and at Waterford, the Gallia Academy g...

August 12th, 2018 |  


Tornadoes topple field at OU

ATHENS, Ohio — Another championship performance by the reigning champions.For the second time in 24 hours, the Southern golf team came away with...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Tornadoes win at Cliffside

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — A solid start for the defending champions.Southern opened the 2018 league golf season in style on Thursday with a 15-stroke v...

August 10th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Elks Award scholarships

Rosie the Riveter exhibition

HUNTINGTON — The Cabell County Library has announced the receipt of an important historical gift.Anne Montague, executive director and founder o...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Camp Conley CEOS meets

Members of the Camp Conley CEOS Club met July 17 at the home of Darlene and Becky Haer for their monthly meeting.Refreshments were served by the hoste...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative’s annual member meeting

Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative’s annual member meeting

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — With more than 900 in attendance, including 560 member-consumers, Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative (BREC) held its 80th ann...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Fair awards presented

Fair awards presented

Master Showmanship, senior division, first place went to Jarred Hitt.Clean Stall Award, senior winner, Shaya RobinsonMaster Showmanship, junior divisi...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Scenes from the 2018 Mason County Fair

Scenes from the 2018 Mason County Fair

The Mason County Commission members gave a donation to the Mason County Fair Board members Monday evening at the fair.2018 Ohio Valley Bank scholarshi...

August 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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‘Just get well soon’
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‘Images’ not meant to be forgotten
God’s Kids Korner: Wise Letters Ephesians 5: 15-20

God’s Kids Korner: Wise Letters Ephesians 5: 15-20

Before there were computers, email, and IPhones, people communicated through a regular phone (sometimes called a landline now) and writing letters. Ba...

August 16th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Do not be an encourager in word only

A Hunger for More: Do not be an encourager in word only

Chances are good that you know someone who is in trouble. Battered by circumstances or weighed down by discouragement, this person you know may feel a...

August 16th, 2018 |  


You should get more from your Christian experience

You should get more from your Christian experience

Two cowboys lean against the corral fencing. One is whittling, and the other stands with his hands on his belt buckle. He says to the whittler, “...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: I’m ready to go

Teen testimony: I’m ready to go

“Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me’” (John 14:6 NKJV).I ...

August 16th, 2018 |  


So what happened to ‘Gallia Country’?

So what happened to ‘Gallia Country’?

My curiosity has been piqued over time about an outdoor play titled “Gallia Country” performed for several summers in the 1970s at the Bob...

August 10th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Who are you?

A Hunger for More: Who are you?

Who are you? Seriously… who are you? What makes you what you are? Where do you fit in the great big picture puzzle of the cosmos? Where exactly ...

August 9th, 2018 |  


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