Saturday, November 18, 2017

Sprucing up the Farm Science Review Site

LONDON, Ohio — Farm Science Review, one of the biggest farm shows in the U.S., lasts three days. Ever wonder what happens at the site the other 362 days of the year? Projects. Lots and...

Total eclipse an astronomical treat

In case you didn't notice, there was a solar eclipse the other day - Monday, August 21 to be exact. Because I am a bit of a nerd, I had anticipated the day and planned...

Rare and exclusive copy of 17th century First Folio featured in Shakespeare exhibition

Free Shakespeare and the Queen City exhibition now open at Cincinnati Museum Center CINCINNATI, Ohio - Cincinnati Museum Center's (CMC) newest exhibition takes guests on a whimsical journey through 400 years of William Shakespeare. Shakespeare...

Back to School 2017: Top 10 things to know

The 2017-2018 academic year is under way across Ohio, and the Ohio Department of Education has some great resources for families as our children head back to the classroom. Here are the top 10...

AG DeWine asks Congress to amend Sex Trafficking Law

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined 49 other state and territorial attorneys general in a bi-partisan coalition urging Congress to affirm the authority of state, local, and territorial law enforcement...

McIntosh convicted on multiple charges involving Gallia drug ring

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – A man has been convicted by a Gallia County jury for his involvement in a drug ring at a pool hall. Antonio D. McIntosh, 37, of Cincinnati, Ohio was found guilty on...

50th Anniversary Sale of Champions sales reach $284,000

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions livestock auction, held this afternoon in the WCOL Celeste Center, showcased Ohio’s premium livestock, premier Junior Fair exhibitors and generous supporters. On the sale...

Youth gardening programs for educators and others coming in fall

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gardening is a great option for keeping your children off social media and in the outdoors. And it can teach as well as entertain. “When children grow their food in a garden,...

Teachers invited to attend basic archery instruction workshop

ATHENS, Ohio - Classroom teachers and other members of school communities who are interested in becoming certified National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) instructors are invited to attend a free training workshop, according...

Last suspect in Rothgeb death investigation taken into custody

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin announced that the last suspect in the death investigation of Terry “Shag” Rothgeb was taken into custody Thursday evening in Columbus, Ohio. “I am pleased to announce...

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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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