Friday, February 23, 2018

Commissioners approve Kanauga Addison take over agreement

GALLIPOLIS - During their regular meeting on Thursday, the Gallia County Commissioners approved an agreement, as recommended by the law firm Brickler and Eckler and Gallia County Prosecutor Jeff Adkins, with the surety company...

Village of Rio Grande hires magistrate

GALLIPOLIS – The Village of Rio Grande has hired Magistrate Linda Warner to handle cases in the village, which can include anything from speeding tickets to property violations. Mayor Matt Easter said bringing Warner in...

Motion to hire fire chief dies without a second

GALLIPOLIS – A motion to hire Keith Elliott as chief of the Gallipolis Volunteer Fire Department died for lack of a second during Tuesday‘s special meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission. City Manager Randy Finney...

Cuts result in temporary elimination of Sheriff’s Office investigative unit

GALLIPOLIS – In order to absorb the 14 percent budget cuts and ensure the County is covered by road patrol deputies, Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning said he has temporarily dissolved the investigative unit...

The Ohio Sunshine Laws Open Meeting Act

GALLIPOLIS – The Ohio Sunshine Laws have one purpose; ensure the openness of government. Two issues governed by the laws are the handling of public records and the proper way to conduct meetings of...

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Ohio River Watch

According to the National Weather Service’s River Forecast issued at 12:10 p.m. on Thursday, the Ohio River is expected to exceed moderate flood stage at the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam by Monday...

Noah Dale Houck, 94

Noah Dale Houck, 94, of Gallipolis, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Arbors of Gallipolis. He was born February 15, 1924 in Gallia County, Ohio, son of the...

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Ohio River Watch

According to the National Weather Service’s River Forecast issued at 12:10 p.m. on Thursday, the Ohio River is expected to exceed moderate flood stage...

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