Saturday, November 18, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Candidate Thanks Voters

Dear Editor, I am writing to express my appreciation to the residents of the Gallia County Local School District for the complimentary votes I received in the recent election. I look forward to working with everyone...

Legal Column – What’s In a Name?

October 2013 Britt T. Wiseman is a partner in the law firm of Mulford & Wiseman, LLC located at 462 Second Avenue, Suite B, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631. Just listening to the names of celebrity babies and...

Letter from the Editor: Putting a name to the story

As I sat down to write the stories of the women at Serenity House, as I listened to them recant their stories to us, as I encouraged them to tell the world, so the...

Letter to the Editor: October is National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Prevention Month.  Hazing, Harassment, Intimidation or Bullying (HHIB) can affect everyone and can cause many negative outcomes including impacts on mental health, substance use and suicide. Jon Gordon is a positive speaker...

Local organization assists with reburial of Civil War soldier

Members of the local Cadot-Blessing Camp #126 Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War from Gallipolis participated in the “Reburial” of a Civil War Soldier on October 5, 2013. Abner Robinson joined Company G...

Legal Column – To Buy or Not to Buy….Renter’s Insurance

September 2013 Britt T. Wiseman is a partner in the law firm of Mulford & Wiseman, LLC located at 462 Second Avenue, Suite B, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631. Many tenants are under the false assumption that their...

Call for submissions: Election

All candidates for the upcoming General election are invited to submit a write-up and one photo for publication to introduce yourself and your platform to Gallia County voters. Please keep submissions limited to why...

AAA7 Supporting Statewide Falls Prevention Initiative

Did you know that 30 percent of adults age 65 and older living in the community fall each year? Did you know that an older Ohioan falls every two minutes and sustains a fall-related injury...

What’s Your Retirement “Contingency Plan?”

Courtesy of your local Edward Jones advisor, Isaac Mills You probably have thought about what you’d like to do during your retirement years. But all your plans probably depend, to at least some extent, on...

Friends of Gallia County Animals team up with Pilots N Paws

News Release There is a very small but caring group of local animal lovers under the name of “Friends of Gallia County Animals” who are working tirelessly to eradicate the huge problem of homeless dogs...

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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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