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Local computer repair shop warns of spoofing scam

Gallipolis based computer repair shop, PC Solutions, posted a warning on its Facebook page on Sunday after receiving information its phone number had been spoofed. "There has been a person spoofing my phone number calling...

Buckeye Rural Electric issues scam alert

Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative posted a warning to its Facebook page today alerting customers of a spoofing scam. PLEASE BEWARE and inform those that are easily taken advantage of. MORE SCAMS......... We were notified by...

Holzer Shares Seasonal Flu Information

As most are aware, this year’s flu virus is the most widespread on record. Holzer Health System would like to share the following information obtained by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

New healthcare facility opening in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Smith Family Healthcare will open its doors on June 19, 2017. The new practice is owned by Dianna Smith and her daughter; Kayla Zerkle, both are nurse practitioners. The practice will offer primary...

Consumer Reports says avoid Romaine lettuce as a precaution during E. coli investigation

Consumer Reports is urging consumers to avoid Romaine lettuce while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) investigate a multistate outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli O157:H7 infections. The CDC released a media...

Dr. Jaderholm Graduates from Holzer Residency Program

Holzer would like to congratulate Ben Jaderholm, DO, on his recent graduation from the Holzer Residency program. Dr. Jaderholm attended Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine in Des Moines, Iowa, prior to joining Holzer...

Holzer Health System joins CareSource Health Plan Network

CareSource Marketplace members have access to new provider options in Southeastern Ohio CareSource and Holzer Health System have reached an agreement to provide quality access to health care for consumers in southeastern Ohio through the...

Holzer to offer free cancer screenings

Holzer Center for Cancer Care will offer free oral, head and neck cancer screenings on Saturday, December 9 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at their location in Gallipolis, Ohio. This free screening aims to...

Grant Received for Low-Dose CT Scan Patients

Finding early signs of lung cancer was once next to impossible, however, studies are proving that screening with low-dose CT scans may identify the beginnings of disease in high-risk patients. Holzer is proud to...

Peoples Bancorp Inc. and ASB Financial Corp. announce definitive merger agreement

MARIETTA, Ohio and PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - Peoples Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: PEBO), the parent company of Peoples Bank, and ASB Financial Corp (“ASB”) (OTC Pink: ASBN), the parent company of American Savings Bank, fsb (“American”),...

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