Meigs County Newswire

Meigs County Newswire

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  1. Oldest standing courthouse provides a glimpse into the past -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Point Pleasant Register

    ... records, as well as books such as these which are duplicate auditor's records. CHESTER - Nearly 200 years after Meigs County's first courthouse was constructed, the building remains standing, not only as Ohio's oldest courthouse, but the oldest ...

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  2. Managed care tax loss main focus of meeting -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Tri-County News

    State Rep. Ryan Smith addresses those in attendance at Monday's meeting as Meigs County Commissioner Mike Bartrum looks on. Todd Shelton, who is a regional representative for Senator Rob Portman addresses funding for the opioid epidemic which is available at the federal level.

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  3. Trail ride has raised more than $250k for St. Jude -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... trail ride remains the feature of the weekend, but it is followed by a hog roast with two hogs purchased at the Meigs County Fair and donated by Home National Bank and Farmers Bank for the ride. Supplies to cook the hogs are also donated by Powell's ...

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  4. Belpre bounces Lady Tornadoes, 42-34Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Tri-County News

    ... also defeated Southern twice in the regular season, winning by identical counts of 54-43 on December 19, in Meigs County and on January 26, in Washington County. This marks the final game in the Purple and Gold for Southern seniors Sierra Cleland, ...

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  5. Fly your kite whatever ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Tri-County News

    ... up and preserve the surge of inspiration accumulating with each wave. Michele Zirkle Marcum is a native of Meigs County, author of "Rain No Evil" and host of Life Speaks on AIR radio. Access more at soundcloud.com\lifespeaks. Michele Zirkle Marcum ...

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  6. Two arrested in search warrant on Ohio 141 - 11:52 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Tri-County News

    The Gallia County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at 1096 State Route 141 near the intersection of Sanders Drive in Gallia County early Sunday morning, resulting in the arrest of two. "Deputies, assisted by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia and Meigs County, seized a large quantity of drugs and drug paraphernalia," said Gallia Sheriff Matt Champlin.

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  7. Racine teen reported missing -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Point Pleasant Register

    Christopher and Sarah Cooper, Racine, reported their son, Xavier Scott Cooper age 17, missing on Feb. 15, according to the Meigs County Sheriff's Office. Christopher reported that Xavier left the residence between 3 a.m. to 6 a.m. with his girlfriend, Jadyn R. Watkins, age 18, from Logan, Ohio. 1 comment

  8. Two arrested on Georges Creek Road - 12:34 am updated:Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Tri-County News

    ... the Ohio Attorney General's Office, the task force was formed in September 2013 and consists of the Gallia and Meigs County Sheriff's Offices, the Gallipolis City Police Department, the Middleport Police Department and both the Gallia and Meigs ...

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  9. Waterford wallops Eagles, 76-37Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Tri-County News

    ... non-conference trip to Hannan on Saturday, Eastern will resume TVC Hocking play on Tuesday, when Miller visits Meigs County. After a non-conference meeting with Warren on Saturday, Waterford will look to clinch its first outright league title since ...

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  10. Recycling is easy in Gallia, Meigs countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... had a contract with Rumpke Waste & Recycling to handle the recycling containers since Jan. 1, 2014 (at least in Meigs County). Prior to that time the recycling program in Meigs County was administered by the Meigs County Litter Control Office and ...

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  11. Pomeroy man charged in Syracuse armed robbery -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports charges are being filed against Derek Nichols, age 27, of Pomeroy, Ohio for the Jan. 27 armed robbery of the TNT Gas Station in Syracuse, Ohio. Deputies first received the report of a masked suspect entering the TNT Gas Station at approximately 9:20 p.m. with a knife demanding money.

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  12. Southern sweeps Lancers, 65-23Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Tri-County News

    The Southern boys basketball team had nine different players reach the scoring column and limited visiting Federal Hocking to single digits in each of the four quarters of play Tuesday night during a 65-23 victory in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup in Meigs County. The Tornadoes jumped out to a 16-8 edge after eight minutes of play, then used a 38-8 surge over the next two frames to all but seal the deal on the triumphant outcome.

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  13. Eagles nip South Gallia, 40-38Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Tri-County News

    Eastern's Sharp Facemyer looks to split between a trap set by Rebels Curtis Haner and Caleb Henry . The Eastern boys basketball team led for a total of 12 seconds - including the final five - on Tuesday night in Meigs County, as the Eagles claimed a 40-38 victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest South Gallia.

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  14. Lady Tornadoes top Trimble, 43-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Southern girls basketball team committed 29 turnovers on Monday night in Meigs County, but the Lady Tornado defense picked up the slack and the hosts claimed a 43-19 victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest Trimble. The Lady Tornadoes led 9-1 by the midway point of the first period.

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  15. The color of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Tri-County News

    ... Anyone over 18 can enter at www.rainnoevil.com or www.michelezirkle.com.) Michele Zirkle Marcum is a native of Meigs County, author of "Rain No Evil" and host of Life Speaks on AIR radio. Access more at soundcloud.com\lifespeaks. Michele Zirkle ...

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  16. Remembering the 1937 flood 80 years later -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Point Pleasant Register

    Dr. R.R. Boice and Mary Ewing Buck sitting in rear of boat, while her brother Henry Ewing stands in a photo which was taken above what is now Mick's Barbershop on Main Street during the January 1937 flood. Photos courtesy of the Meigs County Historical Society from the collection of the Wise family taken by John P. Scott.

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  17. Their viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Tri-County News

    ... representing more than $74 billion in total local government and school district spending. And here in Meigs County, several local governments are leading the way. Middleport, Pomeroy, Racine and Letart Township's checkbooks are already up and ...

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  18. Emergency HEAP continuing through March 31 -Read the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Tri-County News

    ... can be completed at both offices - Central Office, Gallia County at 8010 N. State Route 7, Cheshire or the Meigs County Office at 369 Powell Street, Middleport. Applications will be taken by appointment from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and from 1-3 p.m. Child ...

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  19. VC holds onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Tri-County News

    Visiting Vinton County made a 14-7 surge over the final 5:22 of the first quarter and eventually made that early lead last Friday night following a thrilling 60-59 decision over the Meigs boys basketball team in a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division contest at Larry R. Morrison Gymnasium in Meigs County. The Marauders never led in the contest, but the hosts managed to overcome an early deficit by tying things up at five-all following a Luke Musser basket at the 5:38 mark of the opening period.

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  20. Eagles edge Belpre, 48-47Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Tri-County News

    ... Kaleb Hill (42) shoots a jump shot over Belpre's Cole Knotts (3) during the 48-47 EHS victory, on Friday in Meigs County. Eastern junior Kaleb Hill (42) shoots a jump shot over Belpre's Cole Knotts (3) during the 48-47 EHS victory, on Friday in ...

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