Monday, August 19, 2019

Ohio Valley Bank furthers plans to develop downtown

Ohio Valley Bank announced the closing of a deal to purchase vacant property on Second Avenue in Gallipolis along the park front. The property appears to be one, but is actually two lots that...

Steve Evans Country Sausage expansion leads to Andretti family visit

For those living in Gallia County and the surrounding region, Steve Evans Country Sausage is not a new thing. The son of the late Bob Evans, Steve has been making his own sausage since...

Bringing a touch of fantasy to downtown Gallipolis

Sponsored by The Rogue Crusade While The Rogue Crusade may be a fairly new addition to downtown Gallipolis, owner Jess Thompson has been building her business’ brand online for years. The adventure started over six years...

Bob Evans donates land adjacent to Homestead Farm to URG

Bob Evans Restaurants (Bob Evans) has donated approximately 270 acres of land across from the company’s Homestead Farm to the University of Rio Grande, while keeping the property on which the restaurant and farm...

Skatesville USA back under original ownership

As of December 31, 2017, Skatesville, USA is back under the ownership of Patty Filie, whose family opened the rink 36 years ago. Opened in February of 1982 by Johnny and Kate Mathews, their...

Spring Valley Family Pharmacy officially open for business

While Spring Valley Family Pharmacy opened its doors on November 14, Saturday marked its official opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Owner Brandon O’Callaghan, Pharm.D., is no stranger to filling the prescriptions of Gallia County...

Healthcare practice opens in Rio Grande

Owner Sherry Russell, CNP, was told by a long-time resident that Rio Grande hasn’t had a medical practice since the early 1940s. That all changed last month when she opened Rio Family Healthcare, offering...

OVB moves from Mastercard to Visa Debit Cards

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio—Ohio Valley Bank announced that they will be moving from MasterCard to Visa debit cards over the next few months. The switch comes in an effort to keep banking fees low for customers...

Petro Named Vice President at OVB

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Ohio Valley Bank President and CEO Tom Wiseman recently announced the promotion of Christopher S. Petro to Vice President and Comptroller. Wiseman commented, “It gives me pride to see our homegrown talent...

OVB releases Downtown Project News

Ohio Valley Bank closed on the purchase of the empty lot on Second Avenue across from the City Park in Gallipolis. The Bank was also able to purchase the building that sits between the...