Monday, December 11, 2017

Gallipolis defeats Athens, 55-32 in cage opener

Submitted by Hobart Wilson, Jr. Host Gallipolis Gallia Academy defeated visiting Athens 55-32 in Friday night's 2017-18 hardwood opener in Centenary. The Blue Devils led 15-7, 29-15 and 41-26 at the quartermarks. Gallipolis led by Zack...

Holzer Heritage Foundation adds new officers/directors

Newly elected officers and directors were announced at the Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors of Holzer Heritage Foundation. “We are so pleased to welcome new officers and members to the Holzer Heritage Foundation,”...

Open Rail to perform fundraiser concert for GAHS Vocal Music

The popular, local bluegrass group, Open Rail, will headline a traditional bluegrass and Christmas favorites concert to benefit the Gallia Academy High School Vocal Music program on Saturday. According to Boosters Vice President Karen...

Patrol Releases Thanksgiving Holiday Report

Traffic Fatalities, Impaired Driving and Drug Arrests Increase Columbus - Provisional statistics released today show more motorists were killed on Ohio’s roadways this Thanksgiving holiday than in recent years. During the five-day reporting period, from...

Rio’s Holden named RSC player of the Week

NEW ALBANY, Ind. - University of Rio Grande sophomore Sydney Holden led the RedStorm to a pair of tournament wins and claimed River States Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week honors for the...

Ohio’s Deer-Gun Season Opens with more than 22,000 Deer Harvested

COLUMBUS, OH – Hunters checked 22,366 white-tailed deer on Monday, Nov. 28, the opening day of Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). In Gallia County, 396 white-tailed deer were...

Annual Veterans Holiday Meal planned

The Annual Veterans Holiday Meal will be served on Sunday December 10, 2017 at the DAV/AMVETS building, located at 108 Liberty Ave, Gallipolis, Ohio.  The meal is sponsored by the Gallia County Veterans Service...

Hunters Harvest more than 1,000 Wild Turkeys during Ohio’s Fall Season

Hunters harvested 1,053 wild turkeys during Ohio’s 2017 fall wild turkey season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Ohio’s 2017 fall wild turkey hunting season was open in 67 counties from...

Creating a Tradition: The Gallipolis In Lights lighting ceremony

Throughout my life, I have watched countless movies and television shows depicting grand gatherings of smiling and joyful townspeople, all congregated to watch the annual lighting of the town’s Christmas tree.  While it was...

Our House Museum holds Open House

During the Gallipolis in Lights lighting ceremony Wednesday, the Our House Museum held its Annual Open House. The historic tavern was decorated as it would have been in the 1800s. The Open House featured...

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For the Record – Gallipolis Municipal Court

Criminal cases resolved in the Gallipolis Municipal Court November 27 through December 1 include: * Mugshots uploaded on cases resolved with jail or work release, if available. *  Does not include court fees * Common abbreviations: DUS...

Man charged in connection with November 19 chase

Roger William Swann, 35, Gallipolis was charged in the Gallipolis Municipal Court last week with obstructing official business in connection with an incident on November 19 involving a stolen vehicle. The incident followed a Facebook...

Burglary suspect taken into custody

A man recently arrested in connection with a theft from a local business is back in custody in connection with a Raccoon Township burglary in progress call. According to a release from Gallia County Sheriff...

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Burglary suspect taken into custody

A man recently arrested in connection with a theft from a local business is back in custody in connection with a Raccoon Township burglary...