Sunday, May 27, 2018

Sheriff’s Office updates Commission on budgets

GALLIPOLIS – During the Gallia County Commission meeting on Tuesday, Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning discussed the status of the budgets for the Sheriff’s Office, Work Release Center and Jail with the commissioners. According...

County Commissioners receive K/A sewer project check from bonding company

On Friday, October 5, the Gallia County Commissioners received and accepted a $3.5 million settlement check from the bonding company for the Kanauga-Addison sewer project. The funds have been deposited in the K/A sewer...

Local man saves mother and child from mobile home fire

Submitted photo * Update - Fire ruled accidental. Investigators ruled fire started in the kitchen, on or near the stove. GALLIPOLIS – Christopher Williams, Gallipolis, is credited by the Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal with...

Working smoke detectors saved the lives of a local family

News Release On Monday, October 8th, at 12:50 am, Gallipolis Firefighters responded to a house fire at 4907 Bulaville Pike, in Addison Township. Fire crews were on scene within minutes of the call, made entry and...

Commission discusses improvements throughout city

By Stephanie Carroll Gallipolis is being recognized statewide for its clean streets and beautiful City Park. At Tuesday night’s City Commission meeting, City Manager Randy Finney updated those in attendance on more improvements to the...

Justice Center now open for business

GALLIPOLIS – The new Gallipolis Justice Center is now officially open for business, though the offices are still in the process of getting situated and there have been some problems with the phone system,...

Governor Kasich visits Vinton Elementary to discuss third grade reading guarantee

  VINTON - On Wednesday, Ohio Governor John Kasich made a stop at Vinton Elementary School to talk about the Third Grade Reading guarantee, a part of SB 316 that will go into effect on...

New Dog Warden updates commissioners on shelter

GALLIPOLIS – During their regular meeting on Thursday, the new Gallia County Dog Warden Paul Simmers updated the Gallia County Commissioners on progress at the County Animal Shelter. “What we’re trying to do is...

Commissioners create TID

GALLIPOLIS – Upon the recommendation of Gallia County Engineer Brett Boothe, the Gallia County Commissioners voted to approve the creation of a Transportation Improvement District (TID), during their regular meeting on July 26. The...

Milla’s Visit to OVB

Submitted Article On Friday afternoon, Sgt. Josh Davies stopped by the Ohio Valley Bank Main Office to introduce his new partner, Milla. Milla is the newest member of the Rio Grande Police Department and has...

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