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Area Agency on Aging partnering to bring music to veterans

SOUTHEAST OHIO - The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) recently hosted State Senator Joe Uecker for an afternoon in Scioto County that included a meeting about the Music and MemorySM project with...

GSWCD assists Vinton Elementary with local erosion project

Article submitted by Erica Preston Gallia SWCD Education Coordinator, (446-6173) erica.massie@att.net Mrs. Arnott approached us this summer and we responded to the request. She has a concern that the school erosion problems, if not addressed soon,...

City works to identify sewer issues in the Henkle Road/Chillicothe Road area

The City of Gallipolis has been working to identify and correct sanitary and storm sewer issues in the areas of Henkle, Chillicothe and Portsmouth Roads over the last several months following an inspection by...

Looking for the Full Story: Gallia County Animal Shelter

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The Gallia Hometown Herald has been working on the Gallia Animal Shelter story from the start. In order to be fair and equal in coverage, the Gallia Hometown Herald has been looking...

National Police Week kicks off today

Each year on May 15th, the country recognizes those Peace Officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty and recognize Peace Officers in general throughout the week. On Thursday, the Gallia...

Motorcycles and Mound Hill discussed during City meeting

During the regular meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission Tuesday, the parking of motorcycles in the 800 block of Second Avenue was discussed. On behalf of Rice’s Furniture, George Cole expressed concern to the commissioners...

County honors Stephen L. Wilson with re-dedication of 911 Center

Honesty, integrity, loyalty, friend, confidant, teamwork, counselor, advisor, dedicated, hardworking, humble….those were just a few of the terms and ideas used to describe the late Stephen L. Wilson during the re-dedication of the Gallia...

Auditor reminds property owners challenging of values is a free process

GALLIPOLIS – Numerous citizens have recently contacted the Gallia County Auditor’s Office regarding letters received from Tax Compliance Services, LLC. stating the company could help property owners reduce their property values to save on...

ODVS issues reminder regarding CDL changes

The Ohio Department of Veterans Services wants all veterans holding a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) to be aware of a change to Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) rules concerning CDL privileges. Please note that...

Congressman Bill Johnson talks Fiscal Cliff during visit at Gallipolis Career College

GALLIPOLIS – On Tuesday, Congressman Bill Johnson took an hour to spend with the staff and students at Gallipolis Career College, where he discussed the importance of computer skills, his personal history with computers...