Sunday, May 27, 2018

AG Awards VOCA Grant to Wing Haven, other crime victim services

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Wing Haven has been awarded a grant to help crime victims. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that he is awarding $85.5 million to 367 crime victim service providers across Ohio...

Job Posting – Gallia JFS positions

Job Postings – Gallia County Jobs and Family Services Two Positions: Income Maintenance Aide 1 Class Number 17211 Bargaining Pay Range 3 Starting Hourly Rate $11.00 Must be registered on OhioMeansJobs.com Applications available at OhioMeansJobs.com and http://www.gallianet.net/index.php/popular-links/job-openings. Please email application, resume and...

Sheriff’s Office going pink for breast cancer awareness

GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio - Some Law enforcement officials in the county will be sporting pink badges. According to Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin, deputies with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office will be showing support for...

Petition for Constitutional Amendment on ‘Puppy Mills’ certified

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Attorney General’s Office has certified the petition for a proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution regarding animal welfare. On September 6, 2017, the Ohio Attorney General’s Office received a written...

Two women attempt escape from Work Release Center

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Two women attempted to escape law enforcement custody today, but were quickly back in police custody. Sheriff Matt Champlin reports that Gallia County Sherriff’s Deputies have apprehended two female inmates that attempted...

President Trump proclaims Sept. 11, 2017 as Patriot Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In a statement released from The White House Office of the Press Secretary, President Donald J. Trump has proclaimed September 11, 2017 as Patriot Day. The proclamation recalls the tragedy 16 years...

Ohio AG offers charitable giving tips following Hurricane Harvey, Texas flooding

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today offered advice to help Ohioans make wise charitable contributions and avoid scams following the catastrophic flooding in Texas caused by Hurricane Harvey. “We encourage people to...

PUCO grants hours-of-service relief to petroleum carriers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) today granted temporary regulatory relief from the hours-of-service requirements for drivers operating commercial motor vehicles transporting petroleum products within Ohio. The regulatory relief is effective...

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...

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