Saturday, November 18, 2017

University of Rio Grande 2013 Girls Overnight Instructional Camp

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande women’s basketball program will conduct its 2013 overnight instructional camp, July 7-10, on the URG campus. The camp, which will utilize both the Newt Oliver Arena...

Ward sets new stadium record in 800

River Valley Raiders attend Eastern Middle School Invitational at Ohio University. Pictured is RVMS 4x400 team who take 2nd place with a time of 4:33. Ward also sets a new stadium record in the open 800...

Mud volleyball tournament set to benefit fair relocation effort

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – Get muddy for a good cause at the Mud Volley Tournament on Aug. 4, 2017. Muddy Nights Under the Lights Mud Volleyball Tournament will be at the Gallia County Junior Fair Horse...

Rio Grande Women Outlast Bears in OT

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - In a game that, at times, could be described as chaotic, the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team outlasted Mid-South Conference rival Shawnee State University, 112-108 in overtime, Saturday...

State Representative Ryan Smith named Hoop Master for The Hoop Project 2017

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Each year, the organizers of the Hoop Project, scheduled for July 15 and 16 in the Gallipolis City Park, name a Hoop Master to honor those who inspire and support the...

Gallipolis Wins Chillicothe Boys Relays

Gallia Academy's Gallipolis Blue Devils captured the 2013 Chillicothe Relays Saturday by scoring 88 points in various events. Nine teams were entered in the event. The GAHS Blue Angels finished 4th overall in the...

Local teen participates in first triathlon

Submitted photos On Sunday, a local teen tested his skills in running, biking and swimming at the St. Mary’s Triathlon held at Harris Riverfront Park in Huntington, W.Va.  It was the first triathlon for 17-year-old...

Gallipolis boys win Athens Rotary relays; Blue Angels finish second in Friday’s meet

Submitted by Hobart Wilson, Jr. Gallia Academy High School’s Blue Devils captured Friday’s Athens Rotary Relays by outscoring Zane Trace 115-106. Athens finished third with 93 points, River Valley fourth with 23, Athens “B” fifth...

J.P. Roberts and Hot Stuff Pizza Ink Pact for 2014 Race Season

Written specially for the Gallia Hometown Herald by Scott Wolfe GALLIPOLIS, OHIO- Octane Modified driver John Paul “J.P.” Roberts, and JP Motorsports, of Gallipolis, Ohio and Hot Stuff Pizza based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota...

Rio Wildlife Society to host speaker on feral swine

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Chapter of the Wildlife Society will host a presentation with USDA Wildlife Services feral swine specialist Joe Martin at 3...

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