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Ohio River Watch and Road Closures

Please click here for latest information posted. Update 6:45 p.m., February 18 As of press time, the National Weather Service's River Forecast was showing: Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam At 6 p.m., the Ohio River was measuring...

Ohio River Watch

Updated - February 26 at 3 p.m. As of the forecast issued this morning, projected crest levels continue to decline for both the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam and Point Pleasant. The forecasted date...

County Commissioners recognize Chester “Mike” Polcyn, a.k.a Santa Claus, for his service

During the regular meeting of the Gallia County Commissioners today, Chester "Mike" Polcyn, known to many in the community simply as Santa, was recognized for his service. Gallia County Commission President Harold Montgomery read...

Bringing Help, Bringing Hope. Thank you.

First responders on the frontlines of the opioid epidemic were recognized Wednesday during a ceremony held at Bossard Memorial Library as part of a week-long appreciation event. The event was organized by the Gallia-Jackson-Meigs Board...

Remembering the loss: Silver Bridge disaster of 1967

MID OHIO VALLEY - Ten days before Christmas, residents from Gallia and Meigs Counties along with Mason County, West Virginia were preparing like the rest of the nation for the upcoming holidays. Some were...

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....

Commissioners proclaim February as American Heart Month

The Gallia County Commissioners proclaimed February as American Heart Month during their regular meeting today. Representatives from Holzer Health System joined the Commissioners for the proclamation, which was read by Commission President David Smith. The...

City crews tackle water leak over the weekend

Gallipolis City crews fixed a water leak at Spruce Street extension on Saturday, after receiving a report that the reservoir was losing water. According to an employee with the City of Gallipolis, they received word...

US Marshals and Gallia Sheriff’s Office arrest four

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Sheriff Matt Champlin announced that on Thursday August 31, 2017, the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office working in conjunction with the United States Marshals Service conducted an operation to seek out and...

Firefighter’s Association Boot Drive raises over $5,000

On Saturday, November 18, 2017, the Gallia County Firefighter's Association held a “Boot Drive” for the Gallia County Community Christmas Project (GCCCP) and raised $5,131.35. “On behalf of myself and BOCOM , I would like...

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