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Upcoming Road Closures due to bridge work

Gallia County Engineer, Brett A. Boothe, announces the following road closures due to bridge work: Woodside Road Bridge will be closed between Symmes Creek and State Route 141 on April 18-20, 2018, from 7 a.m....

Fire Weather Warning issued for multiple counties

The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather warning for multiple counties in Ohio and West Virginia, including Gallia County. As of 9:12 a.m. this morning, the Red Flag Warning was in effect until...

Parcell named 911 Dispatcher of the Year

Today, the Gallia County Commissioners recognized 911 dispatcher Ron Parcell as Dispatcher of the Year, as well as read a proclamation in observance of National Telecommunications Week 2018 recognizing the hard work involved in...

Local business recognizes 911 operators

The Carmichael Agency recognized Gallia County 911 staff today as part of its "Thanking Those Who Serve" campaign. Staff were presented with an appreciation plaque and lunch, a sub tray donated by Trippy's. #galliagivesback A...

County holds Haz Mat Exercise

On Saturday, the County held its 2018 Haz Mat Exercise, organized by the Gallia County LEPC and EMA. The drill is organized to test the county’s response plan for handling Hazardous Materials incidents. It also...

River Forecast and Road Closure update

Broadcasted Live on Facebook at 10:45 a.m. on April 5.

What is a severe thunderstorm watch and what is a severe thunderstorm warning?

The National Weather Service defines it as follows: Severe Thunderstorm Watch: Be Prepared! Severe thunderstorms are possible in and near the watch area. Stay informed and be ready to act if a severe thunderstorm warning...

NWS issues severe thunderstorm warning

At 7:35 p.m., the NWS issued a severe thunderstorm warning for: Western Gallia County in southeastern Ohio... Northwestern Greenup County in northeastern Kentucky... Jackson County in southeastern Ohio... Southeastern Vinton County in southeastern Ohio... Northern Lawrence County in southeastern...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until 1 a.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Gallia County until 1 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Also included in the watch are Athens, Guernsey, Jefferson, Monroe, Noble, Washington, Belmont, Harrison,...

Lincoln Pike Closure

Gallia County Engineer, Brett A. Boothe, announces that Lincoln Pike Road closed between Steele Road and Johnson Road on Monday, April 2, 2018 and will be closed for approximately six (6) weeks, weather permitting,...

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