Bartrum resigns as Meigs commissioner

Bartrum resigns as Meigs commissioner

POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners accepted the verbal resignation of Commissioner Mike Bartrum on Thursday during their regular meeting.B...

February 7th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: Then and Now

Throwback Thursday: Then and Now

Downtown Pomeroy can be seen from the Mason boat ramp area in these two photos. The top photo appears on a post card from the collection of Carl DeLon...

February 6th, 2019 |  


The latest river crest predictions

The latest river crest predictions

OHIO VALLEY — The latest river crest predictions from the National Weather Service in Charleston, W.Va. are slightly lower than what was predict...

February 6th, 2019 updated: February 6th, 2019. |  



Sheriff’s office seeks missing girl

Sheriff’s office seeks missing girl

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia Sheriff’s Office is seeking information in regard to a missing 17-year-old young adult by the name of Victoria Sid...

February 5th, 2019 |  


Education bill opposed by teachers advances to W.Va. House

Education bill opposed by teachers advances to W.Va. House

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A complex education bill vehemently opposed by West Virginia teachers’ unions that claim it is a payback for a st...

February 4th, 2019 |  


The robot rumble: Competitive robotics at PPJ/SHS

The robot rumble: Competitive robotics at PPJ/SHS

POINT PLEASANT — Students at Point Pleasant Junior/Senior High School (PPJ/SHS) have an opportunity to be involved in a scientifically engaging ...

January 31st, 2019 |  


Preston sentenced to eight years in vehicular homicide

Preston sentenced to eight years in vehicular homicide

GALLIPOLIS — In what has been described as part of a growing trend in narcotic-related OVI crimes, a Crown City man was sentenced, Monday, to ei...

January 28th, 2019 updated: January 28th, 2019. |  


Making good ‘Only in Appalachia’

Making good ‘Only in Appalachia’

OHIO VALLEY — A group of like-minded college-age and graduate professionals are seeking a new direction for an area plagued by drugs and poverty...

January 25th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: 1937 Flood

Throwback Thursday: 1937 Flood

This weekend in 1937 brought record high water along the Ohio River, including the second highest crest on record in Pomeroy at 67.80 feet on January ...

January 23rd, 2019 updated: January 24th, 2019. |  


Celebrating MLK Day

Celebrating MLK Day

GALLIPOLIS — The Southeastern Ohio NAACP once again partnered with the University of Rio Grande and RSVP of Ohio Valley to hold a tribute to Dr....

January 21st, 2019 updated: January 21st, 2019. |