NEWS


5:23 pm |    
Badran joins PVH team
2:09 pm |    
Bees of the Ohio Valley
4:29 pm
Updated: 7:24 pm. |    
Victim in reported ‘shooting incident’ dies
3:31 pm
Updated: 3:32 pm. |    
An early education
4:08 pm |    
Noah and the Ark
Big Bend Blues Bash returns Aug. 6 – 7

Big Bend Blues Bash returns Aug. 6 – 7

POMEROY — The Big Bend Blues bash is a two-day Blues, Roots and Rock concert hosted by the Pomeroy Blues & Jazz Society that’s held at...

July 30th, 2021 |  


Gallia ‘shooting incident’ under investigation

Gallia ‘shooting incident’ under investigation

GALLIPOLIS — A person of interest has been taken into custody in relation to an investigation into a reported shooting incident on Friday mornin...

July 30th, 2021 updated: July 30th, 2021. |  


Mason County Memories… The first ‘Mother of all Floods’

Mason County Memories… The first ‘Mother of all Floods’

Everyone in the Ohio Valley grows up hearing stories from the Great Flood of 1937. Tearing through the Valley, and cresting at a height of 62.7 feet i...

July 30th, 2021 |  


‘Virtual Career Fair’ planned for job seekers, businesses

‘Virtual Career Fair’ planned for job seekers, businesses

OHIO VALLEY — To aid local businesses in recovering from the effects of COVID-19, The Ohio Southeast Economic Development, OhioMeansJobs Gallia,...

July 30th, 2021 updated: July 30th, 2021. |  


The last full measure

The last full measure

POMEROY/LONG BOTTOM, Ohio — It was a homecoming nearly 77 years in the making.Military services, proclamations, presentation of medals, and a pr...

July 30th, 2021 |  


COVID on the rise as mask guidance changes

OHIO VALLEY — New mask guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released on Tuesday recommended masks indoors for all people...

July 28th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


12:47 pm |    
Ohio picked 2nd in MAC East
Lancaster pulls away from Post 39, 14-4

Lancaster pulls away from Post 39, 14-4

LANCASTER, Ohio — The streak is over, but the series is still alive.The Meigs Post 39 baseball team had its five-game winning streak come to an ...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Post 39 holds off Lancaster, 8-7

Post 39 holds off Lancaster, 8-7

LANCASTER, Ohio — Some stressful moments, but the streak continues.The Post 39 baseball team won its fifth game in a row on Tuesday at Beavers F...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Herd picked to win C-USA East Division

Herd picked to win C-USA East Division

DALLAS, Texas — A rematch in the making?If a preseason media poll is any indication, the Marshall football team will have its chance for revenge...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Meigs Post 39 pummels Glouster, 11-1

Meigs Post 39 pummels Glouster, 11-1

LANCASTER, Ohio — The start to the postseason couldn’t have gone much better.The Meigs Post 39 American Legion baseball team opened the di...

July 19th, 2021 |  


OVP Prep Football Schedules

Gallia Academy Blue DevilsAug. 20vs. Meigs7 p.m.Aug. 27at Athens7 p.m.Sept. 3at Point Pleasant7 p.m.Sept. 10vs. Chesapeake7 p.m.Sept. 17vs. Portsmouth...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Team Trippitt won the Point Pleasant Youth League Baseball Coach Pitch championship after entering the end of season tournament as the number 4-seed, ...

July 16th, 2021 |  


LIFE


3:28 pm |    
2:01 pm |    
Browning earns Black Belt

Camp Conley CEOS Club news

POINT PLEASANT — The Camp Conley Community Education Outreach Service (CEOS) Club held its June meeting at the Courthouse Annex with social dist...

July 16th, 2021 |  


July’s ‘Yards of the Month’

Point Pleasant’s “Yards of the Month” for July, as presented by the Tu-Endie-Wei Garden Club, are:Ward 1 Pam Jordon, 414D 2nd Street...

July 9th, 2021 |  


Supporting local military personnel

Supporting local military personnel

Beau Sang’s State Farm Insurance recently held a competition among staff with the winner receiving a $500 donation to the charity of their choic...

July 6th, 2021 |  


PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

PVH ‘Employees of the Month’ announced

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has announced the Customer Service Employees of the Month as Amanda Lewis from the labora...

July 2nd, 2021 |  


College News and Notes

Marshall University announces spring President’s ListHUNTINGTON — Marshall University recently announced it’s Spring 2021 President&...

June 18th, 2021 |  


OPINION


11:00 am |    
Be a giver of mercy
Cross Words: Trust God more than yourself

Cross Words: Trust God more than yourself

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight y...

July 29th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Grace-empowered rest

Cross Words: Grace-empowered rest

Last week, I wrote about grace-empowered work. But we also need to understand grace-empowered rest.Most of us realize our need for help when it comes ...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Celebrate God!

God’s Kids Korner: Celebrate God!

One of my favorite Bible verses is from Philippians, Chapter 4, Verse 4. This is a very well-known passage that says, “Rejoice in the Lord alway...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Spiritual stamina is a relevant concern

Spiritual stamina is a relevant concern

From a great verse of Scripture located at Jeremiah 12:5, God asked Jeremiah a pointed question, “If you have run with the footmen, and they hav...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Of Pharisees and the law

Search the Scriptures: Of Pharisees and the law

Jesus was frequently critical of the Pharisees, and it was with members of the Pharisaical party that He seemingly had the most interpersonal clashes....

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Reader shares thoughts on COVID-19 vaccine

Dear Editor,To the (unvaccinated) people of Gallia County, workers, travelers and patients who come to Gallia County:Please GET YOUR COVID-19 VACCINE!...

July 16th, 2021 |  


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