Meigs County Newswire

Meigs County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Meigs County, OH.

Results 1 - 20 of 164 in Meigs County, OH

  1. A look at 2015 Meigs County football schedulesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tri-County News

    ... look at the football schedules in each county of Ohio Valley Publishing. Today, we will focus on the teams in Meigs County. The Meigs County squads are looking to rebound after finishing the 2014 campaign with a 14-16 overall mark, which included ...

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  2. 14 Ohio people may face criminal charges for voter fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Daily Record

    ... the highest number of referrals, at six. Four were from the Columbus area, three from Summit County and one in Meigs County. "The findings of this report demonstrate once again that voter fraud exists, it's rare and we are holding people accountable ...

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  3. Gay marriage legalized nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Tri-County News

    ... U.S. Supreme Court's ruling striking down same-sex marriage bans was breaking nationwide. Moon and Gilkey, of Meigs County, were the first same-sex couple to be legally married in Mason County, W.Va., last October when it became legal for them to ...

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  4. Individuals face criminal charges in voter fraud in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Crescent-News.com

    ... the highest number of referrals, at six. Four were from the Columbus area, three from Summit County and one in Meigs County. "The findings of this report demonstrate once again that voter fraud exists, it's rare and we are holding people accountable ...

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  5. Some may face criminal charges for illegally votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Review

    ... the highest number of referrals, at six. Four were from the Columbus area, three from Summit County and one in Meigs County. "The findings of this report demonstrate once again that voter fraud exists, it's rare, and we are holding people ...

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  6. Ambrose BierceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Free Dictionary

    ... . While traveling with rebel troops, he disappeared without a trace . Bierce was born at Horse Cave Creek in Meigs County, Ohio , to Marcus Aurelius Bierce (17991876) and Laura Sherwood Bierce. His mother was a descendant of William Bradford. His ...

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  7. Wolfe gets probation, fine in farm fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Point Pleasant Register

    A federal court judge sentenced a Meigs County man Monday to probation and more than $1 million in restitution in connection with defrauding a crop disaster assistance program. Judge Gregory L. Frost sentenced Christopher T. Wolfe, 53, on Monday in U.S. District Court in Columbus to three years probation and $1.33 million restitution.

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  8. Philanthropic Meigs County farmer dodges prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A lifelong Meigs County farmer accused of defrauding a federal farm program of $1.3 million sidestepped a prison sentence today when a federal judge sentenced him to three years of probation. Christopher T. Wolfe, 53, of Racine in the southeastern corner of Ohio, could have been sentenced to five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal money from the government program.

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  9. ODOT begins work on deadly Meigs roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Point Pleasant Register

    After being advanced one year earlier than expected, the Ohio Department of Transportation on Monday will begin the widening project at the intersection of State Route 124 and State Route 7 in Meigs County. The project consists of adding turn lanes and a traffic signal at State Route 124 and State Route 7, as well as realigning Township Road 196 and enhancing the Park and Ride entrance.

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  10. Meigs County deputy resigns amid chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Point Pleasant Register

    Former Meigs County sheriff's deputy Brody Davis, center, is shown in this March 2015 photo receiving the Golden Handcuff Award from Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood, left, and Larry Tucker, of Meigs County Common Pleas Court. Former Meigs County sheriff's deputy Brody Davis, center, is shown in this March 2015 photo receiving the Golden Handcuff Award from Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood, left, and Larry Tucker, of Meigs County Common Pleas Court.

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  11. Hagan resigns from Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... by the governor. Hagan represents a district spanning 13 counties in eastern Ohio from Mahoning County south to Meigs County. Gov. John Kasich will appoint a resident of the district to fill the vacancy until the next general election when voters ...

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  12. Ohio River Medical Mission by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Tri-County News

    ... Dennis Miller and Hospital Corpsman (HM3) Anthony Bolton provided Jack Wells, of Darwin, dental services. MEIGS COUNTY - The Ohio River Medical Mission served almost 3,000 people and animals during its 10-day run earlier this month. The numbers were ...

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  13. Former drug counselor sentenced to 7 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Tri-County News

    A former Gallipolis-based counselor serving people coping with drug addiction in the Ohio Valley will spend the next seven years of her life behind bars for selling drugs to an undercover police officer. Roberta Payne, 52, of Cheshire was sentenced Monday in Meigs County Common Pleas Court to seven years in the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction for selling about 30 milligrams of liquid morphine and 2,000 morphine pills to police.

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  14. Langsville shooting leads to marijuana arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    Two men were arrested and another taken to a hospital after a shooting investigation led sheriff's deputies to a marijuana operation in rural Meigs County. According to the Meigs County Sheriff's Office, deputies received information from 911 dispatchers at 11:29 p.m Sunday regarding a Gene A. Arms Jr., of Wellston.

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  15. Langsville shooting leads to marijuana arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Tri-County News

    Two men were arrested and another taken to a hospital after a shooting investigation led sheriff's deputies to a marijuana operation in rural Meigs County. According to the Meigs County Sheriff's Office, deputies received information from 911 dispatchers at 11:29 p.m Sunday regarding a Gene A. Arms Jr., of Wellston.

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  16. Highland games a hit in BelpreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Marietta Times

    ... next year." Baker got involved in highland games three years ago. As a student at Southern High School in Meigs County he played football and baseball. There was no track program at the school. Josh Beatty, of Columbus, who played football and ...

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  17. Ohio River Medical Mission continues through ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Tri-County News

    ... 10-12 spay and neuters are done a day, depending upon which operation is done. According to Frank Gorscak, Meigs County Emergency Response Coordinator and volunteer, spays take longer than neuters because they are a more internal operation. Animal ...

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  18. Young Farmers awarded free use of Kubota tractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | People's Defender

    ... said Dan Jasper, Kubota regional sales manager for eastern Ohio. Kelly and Michelle are members of Athens-Meigs County Farm Bureau, with Michelle serving on the board of trustees. They operate a 1,030 acre grain farm, where they raise corn, soybeans ...

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  19. Tri-County Junior Golf League schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Tri-County News

    ... of play are as follows: Monday, June 15, at Hidden Valley Golf Course in Point Pleasant; Monday, June 22, at Meigs County Golf Course in Pomeroy; Monday, June 29, at Riverside Golf Course in Mason; Wednesday, July 8, at Cliffside Golf Course in ...

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  20. Tri-County Junior Golf League schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... of play are as follows: Monday, June 15, at Hidden Valley Golf Course in Point Pleasant; Monday, June 22, at Meigs County Golf Course in Pomeroy; Monday, June 29, at Riverside Golf Course in Mason; Wednesday, July 8, at Cliffside Golf Course in ...

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