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Ribbon Cutting planned for Lincoln Pike Bridge

The Gallia County Engineer, Brett A. Boothe, would like to invite all to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the Lincoln Pike Bridge on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. The...

OSHP reports Labor Day enforcement efforts

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol made more impaired driving, drug and seat belt arrests this Labor Day compared to the 2016 holiday weekend according to provisional data. Troopers arrested 845 drivers for...

Attempted escape at Gallia County Jail today

GALLIPOLIS - A prisoner attempting escape from the Gallia County Jail was quickly found and taken back into custody according to law enforcement officials. Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin announced today at approximately 10:10 a.m....

Attorney General DeWine Seeks Restitution from Address-Changing Service

(CINCINNATI)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a lawsuit against Form Giant LLC, the Cincinnati-based business that operates Change-My-Address.com. Consumers across the country mistakenly believed the website was associated with the United States Postal...

Rise in Near-Drowning Incidents Remind Ohioans of the Need for Water Safety

Columbus, Ohio—A recent analysis of the number of children treated in emergency departments for near-drowning incidents has officials at the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) emphasizing the need for safe water practices. ODH tracks near-drowning...

Public Meeting – Green Township Sewer Phase 1 area

Public Meeting for the residents, property owners and business owners of the Green Township Sewer Phase 1 area On Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at 7:00 PM in the Green Elementary School gymnasium located in Centenary...

City Manager gives overview of Court Street proposal

GALLIPOLIS - The City of Gallipolis issued a notice today announcing a public meeting on changing Court Street to one-way traffic from Second Avenue to Third Avenue with angle parking. The proposal to make Court...

Patrol reminds drivers to not get behind the wheel impaired this Memorial Day weekend

News Release Columbus – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reminding drivers to not get behind the wheel impaired this Memorial Day weekend. Troopers will be working alongside local law enforcement officers in an...

Rep. Bill Johnson issues statement in honor of Veterans Day

MARIETTA - Rep. Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) issued the following statement in honor of Veterans Day, November 11, 2013: This Veterans Day, we as Americans remember the selfless service and many sacrifices made by our brave...

Village of Rio Grande hires magistrate

GALLIPOLIS – The Village of Rio Grande has hired Magistrate Linda Warner to handle cases in the village, which can include anything from speeding tickets to property violations. Mayor Matt Easter said bringing Warner in...