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  1. Piercing popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Marietta Times

    ... that bad," said Babbitt of some of the judgment she's encountered because of her modifications. Babbitt, 25, of Meigs County, has stretched ears and a stretched septum as well as microdermal piercings in her forehead, around her eyes and in her neck ...

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  2. Lady Rebels ousted by Symmes Valley, 43-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... the Lady Vikings marched to a 43-29 Division IV sectional semifinal victory, at Larry R. Morrison Gymnasium in Meigs County. Symmes Valley (11-12) scored the game's opening bucket, but South Gallia (9-14) marked back-to-back field goals to take a ...

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  3. Lady Rebels ousted by Symmes Valley, 43-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Tri-County News

    ... the Lady Vikings marched to a 43-29 Division IV sectional semifinal victory, at Larry R. Morrison Gymnasium in Meigs County. Symmes Valley (11-12) scored the game's opening bucket, but South Gallia (9-14) marked back-to-back field goals to take a ...

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  4. Another inch of snow expected Wednesday in Ohio ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Tri-County News

    The biggest snow storm of 2015 dumped quite a bit of powder over southeast Ohio - but exactly how many inches did the region get? According to the latest data from the National Weather Service, the Department of Highways has reported that Gallia County, as of Tuesday, received 7 inches of snow from the storm. As of Tuesday, Meigs County had received a total of 4.5 inches of snow, according to the Department of Highways.

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  5. Ohio native Erdman celebrates 112th birthdayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Pinecrest Drive. Erdman, according to her granddaughter, 68-year-old Janet Hoffman of Pomeroy, was born in the Meigs County community of Reedsville in 1903. Her family tree after the two children branches out into four grandchildren, nine ...

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  6. Marauders shock Vinton County, 67-64Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Tri-County News

    The Meigs boys basketball team celebrated Senior Night in style as Isaiah English - the team's lone active upperclassman - swished a 25-footer at the buzzer to clinch a 67-64 victory over visiting Vinton County in a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division contest Friday at Larry R. Morrison Gymnasium in Meigs County. The Marauders picked up their fourth consecutive triumph in thrilling fashion, as the hosts shot 44 percent from the field while also completing a 24-point turnaround from the first matchup with the Vikings.

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  7. Wildcats fend off Eastern, 70-64Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Tri-County News

    Eastern senior Andrew Stobart starts as a fast break as teammates Cameron Richmond and Ross Keller trail the play during the first half of Tuesday night's boys basketball contest against Waterford in Tuppers Plains, Ohio. The Eastern boys basketball team battled through five ties and 21 lead changes six minutes into the third quarter, but visiting Waterford closed the canto with an 8-0 run that ultimately provided enough cushion Tuesday night to claim a 70-64 decision in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup at the Eagle's Nest in Meigs County.

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  8. Do you have what it takes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Tri-County News

    Would you like to know what a new recruit faces during the first 30 minutes after he steps off the bus at basic training? If so, you can participate in a "Future Soldier Training Physical Fitness Test," being held at the Wahama High School football field on Friday, Feb. 13, at 3:45 p.m. The test is part of Wahama student Jacob Petry's senior project. Petry said he chose the Army as his project because it is what he will do upon graduation from high school.

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  9. Marauders cruise past Southern, 57-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Tri-County News

    A 32-15 first half charge provided visiting Meigs with more than enough cushion Saturday night en route to a 57-51 victory over the Southern boys basketball team in a non-conference matchup of Meigs County programs. The Marauders picked up their second straight victory by storming out to an early 16-8 edge after eight minutes of play, then the guests went on a 16-7 second quarter run to secure a commanding 17-point lead at the break.

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  10. Tomcats sweep Eastern, 75-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Tri-County News

    Visiting Trimble shot 54 percent from the field and never trailed Friday night during a 75-51 decision over the Eastern boys basketball team in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup at the Eagle's Nest in Meigs County. The host Eagles managed to knot things up at two just 30 seconds in, but the Tomcats followed with a 20-6 surge over the remainder of the period for a 22-8 cushion after eight minutes.

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  11. SWCD tree sales under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Tri-County News

    Most soil and water conservation districts across Ohio have an annual tree sale, and Gallia and Meigs county are no exception. Annual tree sales are one way for districts to reach out to citizens in their county, and they help fund district programs.

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  12. Event to 'target' scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Tri-County News

    ... other items. Stanley said 40 different meat packages, such as a 10-pound pork loin, have been purchased from a Meigs County meat shop, and other meats were bought from Logan's in Gallipolis.. Free food will be offered as well. Although the shoot ...

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  13. Lady Eagles sweep South Gallia, 51-32Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Tri-County News

    South Gallia senior Sara Bailey dribbles between Eastern defenders Abbie Hawley, left, and Hannah Bailey, right, during the second half of Thursday night's TVC Hocking girls basketball contest in Tuppers Plains, Ohio. TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio - A strong start led to a solid finish for the Eastern girls basketball team Thursday night during a 51-32 victory over visiting South Gallia in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup at the Eagle's Nest in Meigs County.

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  14. Meigs woman is Innovation Award finalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Tri-County News

    Forty entrepreneurs and innovators in southeastern Ohio have been named finalists for the third Innovation Awards, which celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation in the region. One of those is Meigs County's Vanessa Kaukonen, of Fur Peace Ranch and Psylodelic Gallery.

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  15. Athens sweeps Lady Marauders, 68-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Tri-County News

    Athens guard Olivia Harris, with ball, is trapped by Meigs defenders Hannah Cremeans, left, and Madison Hendricks during the second quarter of Monday night's TVC Ohio girls basketball contest in Rocksprings, Ohio. ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio - Visiting Athens shot 50 percent from the field and never trailed Monday night during a 68-27 victory over the Meigs girls basketball team in a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division contest at Larry R. Morrison Gymnasium in Meigs County.

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  16. Eagles outlast Meigs in 2OT, 72-71Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Tri-County News

    The Eastern boys basketball team snapped a 13-game losing skid, but it also needed an extra eight minutes to do so Saturday night during a 72-71 double overtime victory over visiting Meigs in a non-conference matchup between Meigs County programs at the Eagle's Nest. The host Eagles trailed 17-14 after eight minutes of play, then the Marauders followed with a small 9-8 second quarter spurt to secure a 26-22 edge headed into halftime.

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  17. Wildcats sweep Southern, 53-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Tri-County News

    ... seven turnovers in the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division tilt in Meigs County, helping give Waterford the 53-50 victory. The Wildcats (7-6, 6-3 TVC Hocking) committed six turnovers in the opening period, but an ...

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  18. Cut the lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... the old Pomeroy-Mason Bridge before its demolition. The late Charlie Mankin was known for his photographs of Meigs County, including those of the Bridge of Honor. Mankin's photo shows the bridge from the Pomeroy, Ohio, side of the Ohio River in ... 2 comments

  19. Lady Eagles top Jackson, 48-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Tri-County News

    ... Monday night during a 48-21 victory over visiting Jackson in a non-conference matchup at the Eagle's Nest in Meigs County. The Lady Eagles (12-5) never trailed en route to their fifth straight victory as the hosts held the Ironladies (6-9) to a mere ...

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  20. Police: Search for suspect leads to meth labRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Deputies with the Meigs County Sheriff's Office and agents from the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia-Meigs went to 40415 Gold Ridge Road in Pomeroy on Friday to attempt to locate Shane Casteel, 26, of Pomeroy, on outstanding warrants from Meigs and Athens counties. Upon arrival deputies located Casteel as well as drugs and drug paraphernalia in the residence, said the Meigs County Sheriff's Office in a news release.

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