Tuesday, December 10, 2019

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 27 preparing to assist veterans for the holidays

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 27 is currently accepting items for two different projects geared toward assisting veterans over Thanksgiving and Christmas. The first is a canned and non-perishable food drive. The items will be...

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount – Are You Eligible?

Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 January 2018 Monthly Column Do you know if you are eligible for the Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Discount?  There are many individuals in our...

Local teen participates in first triathlon

Submitted photos On Sunday, a local teen tested his skills in running, biking and swimming at the St. Mary’s Triathlon held at Harris Riverfront Park in Huntington, W.Va.  It was the first triathlon for 17-year-old...

Rio works toward changing campus climate

Rio Grande, Ohio – Students at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College are working to empower students to make changes happen across college campuses. Rio was one of the higher...

Free family caregiver workshop available in Gallia County

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Live in Gallia County or surrounding communities? Are you a family caregiver looking for some educational tools to help you in your caregiving role? “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” is a free educational...

Emancipation Day Celebration Continues in Gallia County

Looking Back to Move Forward By Gallia Herald Contributor Christine Myers Cozza Photos courtesy of the Emancipation Celebration Committee GALLIPOLIS -- “A proclamation. ... on the first day of January, in the year of our Lord one...

University of Rio Grande spotlights success

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande School of Arts and Letters announced its Spring 2016 Spotlight on Success winners. The three award recipients for this semester are Dempsey Rupe, a graduating...

Colony Theater building under new ownership

The Colony Theater building, which has sat empty for many years, is now under new ownership.  The property, formerly owned by Steve McGhee Properties, LLC, was one of the properties sold at the Gallia...

July Pediatric Fund Sponsors Recognized

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer Health System continues to be supported enthusiastically by area businesses and organizations. The Pediatric Fund, in existence for over 40 years, has supplied needed toys, equipment and...

Delta Kappa Gama tours archives at URG

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The Beta Alpha Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) met at the Esther Allen Greer Museum on the campus of the University of Rio Grande (URG) on September 9,...