Monday, November 20, 2017

OVBC announces cash dividend

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio ― On July 18, 2017, Ohio Valley Banc Corp. Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.21 per common share payable on August 10, 2017, to shareholders of record on...

Family recognized for assisting neighbors in escaping fire

A family was recently recognized for their efforts in assisting their neighbors in escaping from a burning home.  During a meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission in July, the Gallipolis Volunteer Fire Department presented...

Ohio Valley Banc Corp. Reports 1st Quarter Earnings

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio—Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (the “Company”) reported consolidated net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2016, of $2,832,000, a decrease of $792,000 from the same period the prior year. Earnings per...

Pill Mill Owner Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

News Release (PORTSMOUTH, Ohio) - Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Scioto County Prosecutor Mark Kuhn, Ohio Board of Pharmacy Director Kyle Parker, and Scioto County Sheriff Marty Donini announced today that the 69-year-old owner and...

Patrol reminds motorists to Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over this Labor Day weekend

Ohio on pace to reach record low traffic fatalities in 2013 COLUMBUS – With the upcoming Labor Day Holiday, the Ohio State Highway Patrol is asking motorists to help Ohio achieve a record year by...

48th Annual River Recreation Festival opens July 3rd

The 48th Annual River Recreation Festival, sponsored by the Gallia County Chamber of Commerce, will open in the Gallipolis City Park on Wednesday evening, July 3rd, at 5 o’clock, according to Lorie Neal, IOM,...

DeWine Certifies Strengthen Term Limits Amendment

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine submitted to the Secretary of State’s office today his certification of the citizen-initiated Strengthen Term Limits Amendment. In a letter to Secretary of State Jon Husted, DeWine called the...

Holzer Patient Tells His Story

“We had instant faith in Dr. Nelson.” This was a statement made by Bob Brockman, who trusted Karen Nelson, DO, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Holzer Cardiovascular Institute, to perform his bypass surgery. “The experience was unbelievable,” Brockman stated....

Senate Approves Small Business Tax Cut, Historic Investment in Education

Senate budget bill focuses on job growth, economic development News Release COLUMBUS — State Senator Bob Peterson (R- Sabina) today applauded the Ohio Senate’s approval of House Bill 59, the state budget bill that includes a...

Ohio Communities to receive more than $272,000 for boating safety education

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio’s Waterways Safety Fund is providing a total of $272,975.88 to support 19 community boating safety education programs in 2017, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The ODNR Division...

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Prison Terms Handed Down for 3 Gallia residents

Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces the recent sentencings of three individuals in the Gallia County Common Pleas Court. The following individuals were sentenced to prison terms by Judge Margaret Evans of the...

Everett L. Kemper, 87

Everett L. Kemper, 87, of Bidwell, Ohio passed away at Holzer Senior Care, Bidwell, Ohio, Saturday, November 18, 2017.  Friends and family may call at the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton on Tuesday, November...

Southwestern Elementary Honor Roll

Southwestern Elementary Honor Roll 1st Nine Weeks 2017/2018 * Denotes all "A's" Kindergarten - Mrs. Morgan Hayden Adkins, Trace Booth, Mason Bowman, Lilah Bush, Kyle Dillon, Addison Doles, Grayson Glispie, Preslie Houck, Ellie Kingery, Jude Layton, Gretchen Miller, Gage Russell, Lane...

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Holiday Hours

If your business or organization will have special hours for the upcoming holidays, you may email them to galliaherald@gmail.com and we will post to...

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