Looking at May ‘16 primary

Looking at May ‘16 primary

POINT PLEASANT — After the onslaught of presidential debates and headlines from said candidates, the public is well aware that 2016 will be a pi...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Ohio Valley Home Health earns Top 100 status

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Ohio Valley Home Health Inc. officials say it has been named to the Top 100 of the 2015 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the ...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Peoples Bancorp donates $55K to area food pantries

Peoples Bancorp donates $55K to area food pantries

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Peoples Bancorp Foundation, a non-profit corporation formed to make donations in Peoples Bank market areas, announced it has ...

December 16th, 2015 |  



Good Samaritan catches alleged purse thief

GALLIPOLIS — An individual who allegedly attempted to steal a purse in the Walmart parking lot on Eastern Avenue last weekend was subdued and he...

December 15th, 2015 |  


URG honors alum as Mason County ‘Teacher of the Year’

URG honors alum as Mason County ‘Teacher of the Year’

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — University of Rio Grande alumnus Lewis Marcum, now a physics and trigonometry teacher at Point Pleasant Junior/Senior High Sc...

December 15th, 2015 |  


New Haven issues building permits

NEW HAVEN — A number of building permits were issued at the most recent meeting of the New Haven Town Council.Permits were approved for Chas You...

December 15th, 2015 |  


Man arrested on home confinement violation

GALLIPOLIS FERRY — A Gallipolis Ferry man already in the home confinement program has been arrested for allegedly having a firearm in his posses...

December 14th, 2015 |  


WHS student poet published

WHS student poet published

MASON — A poem, “Do You Know?” written by a Wahama High School student about mental illness, has been published by the American Libr...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Rio man indicted for attempted murder

Rio man indicted for attempted murder

GALLIPOLIS — An alleged baby-shaking incident has led to a Rio Grande man being indicted on multiple charges Monday, one of which is a first-deg...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Marshall boosts online nursing program enrollment

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University’s School of Nursing has seen a steady increase in graduates for its online RN to BSN program since...

December 14th, 2015 |