Saturday, November 18, 2017

Gallia Chamber of Commerce to host Legislative Town Hall

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce will host the Legislative Town Hall at the Dr. Samuel L. Bossard Memorial Library, located at 7 Spruce St. in Gallipolis, on May 23, 2017...

Buckeye Hills Career Center to host Annual Expo

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The award-winning Buckeye Hills Career Center will, once again, host an expo on April 22, 2017, and April 23, 2017, from noon to 5 p.m. The Career Center, located at 351...

Human Trafficking a priority for Ohio State Highway Patrol

JACKSON, Ohio– Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery in which criminals profit from the control and exploitation of others. The same Ohio roads that are used legitimately are also used by human...

Ohio Congressmen release statements on newly inaugurated President Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Members of Ohio's Congressional delegation released statements Friday, following the inauguration ceremony of President Donald J. Trump. Senator Rob Portman attended the festivities, as he noted he has each event since 1988, and...

Crash with two injuries investigated by Gallipolis OSHP

GALLIPOLIS – Officials have released information about a mid-day crash on State Route 218 that sent two people to medical facilities on January 14 in Gallia County. The Gallipolis Post of the Ohio State Highway...

Tip leads to meth lab bust

GALLIA COUNTY – Following up on a tip, the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest for manufacturing methamphetamine. According to Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin, deputies and detectives discovered a meth lab at...

Attorneys General DeWine, Morrisey lead 13 States in challenging federal mining rule

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey Tuesday led a group of 13 states in challenging the federal government’s “Stream Protection Rule." The states involved in the...

Sheriff continues battling drugs in Gallia, three arrests in latest round of warrant execution

GALLIA COUNTY – Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin continues to tackle the drug problem in the county. The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 1096 State Route 141 near the intersection of...

Ohio State researchers seek to improve safety, reduce injury in elderly drivers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – As baby boomers age, their risk of life-threatening injuries from car crashes also increases. Although car seat belts are safe and save the lives of many drivers of different shapes and...

Portman delivers remarks at 32nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered remarks at the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Day breakfast in Columbus, one of the largest events of its kind in the nation. Each...

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Drugs, Money and weapons seized from Bidwell search warrant

Sheriff Matt Champlin announced the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 14101 State Route 554 near the intersection of State Route 160 in Gallia County, Wednesday afternoon, November 15, 2017. The Gallia...

Charles Leon Saunders

Charles Leon Saunders of Gallipolis, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Born on December 12, 1926, he was the son of the late Charles and Nancy Saunders.  He was proceeded in death...

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