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.
Wed May 15, 2013
Two arrested for trafficking in drugs
Pomeroy Police Chief Mark E. Proffitt stated that Tara Tucker, 33, of Pomeroy and Jill Pilfrey, 33, of Gallia County, were arrested near Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home on Main Street on Monday.
Eastern hosts mini-Relay for Life
Several students donated their hair during the annual hair donation station held recently at Eastern Elementary.
Mon May 13, 2013
Art show feature of Gold Wings Festival
Art in the Park will be featured again this year as a part of the annual Gold Wings and Ribs Festival which kicks off the summer festival season on the Pomeroy parking lot.
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
Mark Porter Chevrolet is partnering with the Racine Youth League in the national Chevrolet Youth Baseball Program for the 2013 season.
Point Pleasant Register
Commission approves $1.3 million bid
Upon the recommendation of the project's engineering firm, Chapman Technical Group, the commission unanimously voted to accept the bid of $1,360,900 from Lombardi Development Company of Follensbee at its regular meeting on Thursday.
Before the dams on the Ohio River, an area called "The Beach" was known as "the hot spot of southeast Ohio". Airplane rides, one professional baseball game, a pavilion,&nb... Hartwell House is a gift shop along Main Street in Pomeroy, Ohio.
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
Postal workers helping to 'Stamp Out Hunger'
Pomeroy Mayor Jackie Welker signs a proclamation designating Saturday as National Food Collection Day as Heather Cleland, officer in charge, and Jim Pullins, carrier, look on.
Sat May 04, 2013
Renovated Meigs County Jail now open
Since taking office in January, Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood has undertaken several renovation projects in the more than 100-year-old jail and sheriff's office.
Fri May 03, 2013
Phonetic pre-school opening in Pomeroy
A new phonetic pre-school program will be opening in Pomeroy in September with Brenda Barnhart, longtime kindergarten teacher, as the administrator.
Wed May 01, 2013
Scouts build access ramp for Pomeroy resident
An access ramp built by members of Boy Scout Troop 235 at the Pomeroy home of Myrtis Parker makes it much easier for her to get from the street to her front door.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Swedish TV crew filming C8 documentary
The C8 contamination that has spread throughout the Mid-Ohio Valley has evolved into a global concern.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Marcy Craig enters guilty plea, to serve eight years
A year after the crime was committed, the second defendant in the string of gas station robberies has entered a guilty plea to the charges.
Sheets speaks at Professional Women's luncheon
The importance of keeping a sense of humor while traveling the road to success was the advice of Pomeroy Attorney Jennifer Sheets, speaker at a recent meeting of the Professional Women's Stories of Success luncheon held at the Wildhorse Cafe.