Friday, April 20, 2018

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...

Rare and exclusive copy of 17th century First Folio featured in Shakespeare exhibition

Free Shakespeare and the Queen City exhibition now open at Cincinnati Museum Center CINCINNATI, Ohio - Cincinnati Museum Center's (CMC) newest exhibition takes guests on a whimsical journey through 400 years of William Shakespeare. Shakespeare...

OSHP honors Gallia man for his courageous effort to help wounded patrolman in 1965

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State Highway Patrol honored retirees at a cookout for their service on June 23, 2017. During that service, a Gallia County man was recognized for his efforts in 1965...

Memories, youth mark Vinton observance

VINTON, Ohio - Think of such far-flung places as Gettysburg, Antietam, Pearl Harbor or Corregidor, and you cannot help but be reminded of them as locations where American lives were taken in defense of...

Portman delivers remarks at 32nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered remarks at the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Day breakfast in Columbus, one of the largest events of its kind in the nation. Each...

Reflection on MLK and the Civil Rights Movement: Because of him we all have...

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following was originally published in the Meigs Independent Press for the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “I Have a Dream” speech. Joyce Badgley was an eye witness to...

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