Friday, December 15, 2017

Gallia County Tebow fans win dream trip to ESPY Awards

GALLIPOLIS - Sometimes persistence pays off, at least it did for Gallia County resident Christina Marcum, one of six winners in the Jockey “Stay Cool at the ESPYS” contest. As a winner, Christina and a...

Gallia County equestrians take top two spots in Western Pleasure competition at the state...

  GALLIPOLIS – Two Gallia County equestrians were honored with the two top places in the Western Pleasure category at the Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show. Grand Champion Haley Rosier, 17, a recent GAHS graduate,...

Holzer, state take aim at prescription fraud

By Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly/photo Orman Hall, at podium, director of the Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, detailed a pilot program between his department and Holzer Health System to develop a program to stem...

Back to bronze: Doughboy Monument set for cleaning

By Kevin Kelly GALLIPOLIS -- By mid-summer, Gallipolis' unique Doughboy Monument is expected to be returned to its original bronze surface, a member of the Gallia County Veterans Service Commission said. Richard Moore told the Gallipolis...

Community project encourages summer reading for children

RIO GRANDE – Before school let out for the year, 17-year-old Adrian Wothe decided to reach out to her former elementary school, Rio Grande Elementary, to help her with her Gallia County Jr. Fair...

Local Boy Attends OSU Football Camp

Submitted Article Gallipolis area youth, Christopher "Dylan" Brown, son of Chris and Anette Brown of Patriot, Ohio attended the recent Ohio State Youth Football camp, attended by over 500 youth from around the state and...

Gibson reunion held Saturday

Submitted by: Hobart Wilson Jr. Jeff and Marsha Smith played host to the annual Gibson reunion at their home on Cedar St., in Gallipolis Saturday afternoon. More than 55 individuals were on hand for the...

Daughter reflects on father’s name on the memorial in Gallipolis City Park

Submitted Article Photo Submitted by Elizabeth Frazier Aubree Frazier, three year old daughter of Chad and Sarah Frazier of Gallipolis, touches and reflects on her father’s name on the memorial in the Gallipolis City Park. Like...

John W. Clem House provides recovery services for rehabilitation

Submitted Article Shown pictured left to right is the John W. Clem House Staff, Richard Briggs, Dr. Christopher Meyer, Holzer Health System Gastroenterologist, and Arne Brogger. "I pray that I may greet each individual who crosses...

Field of Hope Community Campus awarded $200,000 grant

Photos courtesy of OVBC Center group (from left) Tony Staley (OVB), State Rep. Ryan Smith, OVB Chairman Jeffrey Smith and Kevin Dennis with FOH talk inside the FOHCC site.   VINTON – Field of Hope Community Campus...

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Drugs and Money seized during investigation

Sheriff Matt Champlin has announced that a search warrant was executed at an apartment in the Gallia Metropolitan Estates apartment complex located on Buckridge Road late Wednesday evening as a part of an ongoing...

County Commissioners recognize Chester “Mike” Polcyn, a.k.a Santa Claus, for his service

During the regular meeting of the Gallia County Commissioners today, Chester "Mike" Polcyn, known to many in the community simply as Santa, was recognized for his service. Gallia County Commission President Harold Montgomery read...

Nona Lee Woodward, 86

Nona Lee Woodward, 86, of Gallipolis, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at her residence. Born November 26, 1931, in Chicago, Illinois, Nona was the daughter of the late Owen O. and...

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Located: GCSO seeking whereabouts of Brittany Frye, 19

UPDATE 1:26 pm: Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin states that Brittany Frye, who walked away from Holzer Medical Center earlier today, has been located. We...