Monday, January 22, 2018

2018-2019 Small Game and Migratory Bird Hunting Seasons Proposed to Ohio Wildlife Council

COLUMBUS, OH – The 2018-2019 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 10, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources...

Facebook to throttle public posts to newsfeeds in favor of personal interactions

If you have noticed more of your friends’ posts and fewer public posts on your Facebook newsfeed the last couple of days or fewer organic interactions than usual on your business page, there might...

RVHS grad contributes to “race against time” in telling of WWII stories

Brianna McGuire, a 2017 graduate of River Valley High School, recently completed a student ambassadorship for the The National WWII Museum, an opportunity that arose through her participation in the National History Day program...

Family searches for late dog’s bloodline in hopes of bringing it home

If you or someone you know purchased a Blue Heeler puppy during a Heifer Show at the Gallia County Jr. Fairgrounds in 2005, you could be the answer to helping a family carry on...

Local effort brings newborn hats and heart health awareness together

If you are looking for something to keep you busy until the cold weather breaks and like to knit or crochet, use your skills for a good cause with The Little Red Hat Project,...

New hiking club forms in Gallia County

A new hiking club kicked off on Facebook last month, started by a Gallia County resident in the hopes of connecting with others who enjoy the activity. Steven Swords, Jr. launched the Facebook group on...

Recent felony arraignments include charges of drugs, theft, fraud and failure to appear

Cases recently arraigned in the Gallia County Court of Common Pleas included drug charges, theft, fraud and failure to appear. Arraigned on indictments were: Bryan J. Cortner, 25, Dayton pled not guilty to one 4th degree...

Davies named Rio Grande Police Chief

Lt. Josh Davies was appointed chief of the Rio Grande Police Department on January 1, 2018. Davies began his career in 2009 with the RGPD, when he was hired part-time. Over the years, Davies...

Deputy rescues youth from icy waters

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has issued a statement regarding a dangerous situation which occurred earlier today in the Village of Vinton involving some of our counties youth on the icy Raccoon Creek. According to...

New site offers webcam views of Ohio River and Downtown Gallipolis

On December 28, Infinity Web Services, a Gallipolis-based web and email hosting company, officially launched viewgallia.com, which currently displays two active webcams focused on the Ohio River and the corner of 2nd Avenue and...

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Gallia County Armed Robbery Suspect Captured

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement regarding an armed robbery which occurred in the Patriot, Ohio area on Friday, January 19, 2018. Sheriff Champlin states, “The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office received a...

Aggressive enforcement, accountability and opportunity

Gallia County Criminal Justice system releases 2017 statistics and information It’s no secret drug addiction is a major problem in Gallia County and that problem often lands on the doorstep of the Criminal Justice system....

Donald R. Cox, 63

Donald R. Cox, 63, of Bidwell, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at his residence. He was born on August 1, 1954 in Gallipolis, son of the late Leslie and Ella Cox.  He...

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Aggressive enforcement, accountability and opportunity

Gallia County Criminal Justice system releases 2017 statistics and information It’s no secret drug addiction is a major problem in Gallia County and that problem...