Relay for Life slated for June 7-8
Courtney Midkiff, Meigs County Relay for Life Chairperson, stated that the theme will allow for the focus on all cancers, not just a specific one, as each cancer is usually represented by a different color ribbon.
Thu May 23, 2013
Memorial Run returns this weekend
Once again, bikers from across the area will gather for the 28th Meigs Memorial Day Run this weekend in Pomeroy.
Wed May 22, 2013
Cozart arraigned on aggravated murder charge
The three people indicted in connection with the May 9 death of a Meigs County man were formally charged earlier this week.
Man in custody following two-day standoff
Jack Ritchie - the elderly man who barricaded himself in his home - was taken into custody by officers at 3:18 p.m. according to Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood.
Mon May 20, 2013
Jeff Morris Web Producer: Jeff Morris Also Contributing: Mamie Buoy Reported: May.
Fri May 17, 2013
ODOT to invest $2.3 billion in state transportation system
Your tax dollars will be hard at work this summer as the Ohio Department of Transportation launches one of the largest, most aggressive construction seasons to date with projects totaling approximately $2.3 billion.
Pomeroy Merchants begin spring beautification project
Shoppers visiting Pomeroy now will not only find planting areas filled with blooming flowers but free parking spaces on the parking lot.
Thu May 16, 2013
Miniature Horse Visits Nursing Home
Darrah Wilcox Web Producer: Darrah Wilcox Reported: May. 16, 2013 5:12 PM EDT Updated: May.
Wed May 15, 2013
Fracking the Suburbs: An Explosive Combination?
Fracking takes place just a few hundred feet from an Ohio apartment building. Photo by People's Oil and Gas Collaborative .
Council approves fire levy for fall ballot
A resolution to place a five-year, three mill tax levy on the November ballot for the purpose of funding the purchase of a new ladder truck for the Middleport Fire Department was passed by a split vote of Middleport Village Council Monday night.
Eastern announces valedictorian, salutatorian
The Eastern High School Class of 2013 will receive their diplomas during the annual commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. on May 19 in the Eastern High School gymnasium.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Rural Knox County school to close after levy loss
BLADENSBURG, Ohio - Retail commerce is defined in this Knox County community by Mrs.
Mon May 13, 2013
Meigs County Health Department celebrates Nurses' Week
National Nurses Week 2013, celebrating those who care was observed May 6 through May 12 and honors those in the nursing profession for all that they do.
Eagles Scout project provides recycling center in Tuppers Plains
A new recycling center was recently dedicated in Tuppers Plains. Pastor Jenni Dunham blessed the recycling center during the dedication.
Sun May 12, 2013
Meigs County's Academic Achievers honored
The top senior award, the Franklin B.Walters Scholarship Award, was presented to Emma Perrin, Meigs senior, by Meigs High School Principal Steve Ohlinger.
Sat May 11, 2013
Three charged in homicide at motel
Woman, who had been on house arrest while facing charges in a meth case, cut her house arrest bracelet and left her home.
Fri May 10, 2013
Middleport granted funds to improve parks
Middleport has received a grant from the Meigs County Health Department to be used to improve park facilities in the village as a way of encouraging residents to participate in activities which lead to a healthier lifestyle.
Thu May 09, 2013
Three charged in homicide at Meigs Motel
Three people are in custody following a homicide on Wednesday night at the Meigs Motel just off Ohio 7 near Pomeroy.
Meigs County Homicide
Katelyn Sykes Web Producer: Katelyn Sykes Reported: May. 9, 2013 5:09 AM EDT Updated: May.
Wed May 08, 2013
Library expanding days, hours at branch locations
After nearly five years of cuts to hours of operation, staffing, and other items, the Meigs County District Public Libraries will see hours return to where they once were.