Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Free Community Falls Management Class Beginning February 2nd in Gallipolis

Could you or someone you know benefit from helpful hints about preventing falls?  Have you or someone you know turned down a chance to go out with family and friends because of a concern...

Gallipolis LEO Club collects stuffed animals for law enforcement

The Gallipolis LEO Club is currently holding a stuffed animal drive to benefit the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies utilize the stuffed animals to connect with children during traumatic situations. The stuffed animal drive is...

Bossard launches Digital Newspaper Archives

With the recent launch of Bossard Memorial Library’s Digital Newspaper Archive the community can now research Gallia County history through its newspapers from the comfort of home. Newspapers available for viewing include the Gallipolis Daily...

Holzer Recognizes January Pediatric Fund Sponsors

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer continues to be supported enthusiastically by area businesses and organizations. The Pediatric Fund, in existence for over 45 years, has supplied needed toys, equipment and entertainment to...

Ohio River Watch – Rise in Ohio River level prompts closure of Gallipolis Waterfront...

According to the National Weather Services’s River Forecast, the Ohio River at Point Pleasant, W.Va. began to rise steadily over the last several days finally cresting at 38.56 feet, just shy of the 40...

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...

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...

Could you recognize concealed drugs in your child’s bedroom?

Gallia County Citizens for Prevention and Recovery to launch “Hidden in Plain Sight” program The Gallia County Citizens for Prevention and Recovery (Gallia CPR), a volunteer-based organization focusing on substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery,...

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...