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.
Friday May 17
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.
Tue May 07, 2013
Nowhere to Go But Up: One Day in Meigs County
"Never underestimate the power of a small group of committed people to change the world.
Sisters of St. Joseph awards grants to three Meigs programs
Three Meigs County organizations have been awarded grants by the Sisters of St. Joseph Charitable Fund as part of its program in support of its vision of "healthy people in healthy communities." At its spring meeting the SSJCF's Board of Directors approved a total of $237,727 in funding for 30 organizations in southeastern Ohio and West Virginia.
Mon May 06, 2013
Honoring the boys in blue
Last Thursday a new batch of soldiers pledged their service to the Union Army in the Gallipolis City Park - if only for an afternoon.
Sun May 05, 2013
Think Pink receives $54K for mammography services
For the eighth year, the Meigs County Cancer Initiative's Think Pink Program has been awarded $54,000 from the Columbus Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure to provide mammography services, which includes including transportation vouchers and breast health education to 250 women in Meigs County.
Sat May 04, 2013
Point Pleasant Register
PVH layoffs affect 69 employees
Layoffs, which were recently announced, began on Tuesday and ended on Thursday of this week.