Friday, December 13, 2019

Two Gallia County musicians accepted into prestigious Berklee College of Music

What do Gallia Academy High School alumna Lindsay Pennington and  current GAHS student Niles Elliott have in common with 99 Grammy Award winning musicians? They have been accepted into the prestigious Berklee College of...

Ohio Valley Symphony season opening October 5th

All-American originals kick off OVS season at Point Pleasant The Ohio Symphony Orchestra is set to launch its 24th season with a one-of-a-kind, all-American concert. The orchestra, led by its founding music director, Ray Fowler, offers...

Arts Cooperative Looks to Form in Downtown Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS – A group of local artists hope to strengthen both The Arts community and the downtown Gallipolis business district, by creating an Arts cooperative, named the Gallia Arts Benefit Co-operative. Organizers Chuck Maxam and...

Matt King performance attracts couple to Gallipolis for anniversary

GALLIPOLIS – John and Joanne Scott from Gambier, Ohio celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in 2011. While shoveling snow from their deck in March, the couple discussed how they would celebrate that special day...

Fall Classes at the French Art Colony to begin soon

“Back to School” season has just passed, which means new Fall classes at the French Art Colony. Our most recent additions to the Fall calendar were very exciting. Maggie Roach, music theatre professional, and Gallia...

Popular Welsh musician brings documentary to Rio Grande

RIO GRANDE – Have you heard of the Super Furry Animals or musician Gruff Rhys? If so, then you aren’t alone. If not, well, you’re definitely not from Wales.Super Furry Animals lead singer Gruff...

Amerson and the Ohio Valley Symphony Make Sweet Music

GALLIPOLIS - The Ohio Valley Symphony shared the stage Saturday night with guest artist Steve Amerson for the collected performance of Broadway favorites. The Symphony energized the audience by opening the evening with the Symphonic...

Local radio program celebrates 400th show

GALLIPOLIS- The week of November 26, 2012 marked the 400th episode of popular local radio show, Talk of the Town. The show, which airs each week, highlights people, entities, activities and issues in the...

New Christmas music video features Gallipolis in Lights as backdrop

Think you can’t write, record, release a song and finalize a music video in a month? Three men working toward their individual careers, two country music artists and one videographer, came together and did...

Rio Grande Celebrates Fine Arts Through Visiting Artist Series

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Students at Federal Hocking High School enjoyed a hands-on glimpse into the world of fine arts printmaking, compliments of the University of Rio Grande. The School of Fine Arts at Rio...