Meigs County is currently ranked second in the state when it comes to unemployment rates, according to the latest numbers released by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Meigs County reported an unemployment rate of 7.9 percent in July, while Gallia County reported 6.4 percent unemployment, ranking it at 17 out of 88 counties.


First Presbyterian Church in Marietta held its Neighborhood Jam Block Party on Saturday at and around the church on Fourth Street. The event featured live entertainment, inflatables, face painting, balloon animals and even real wildlife animals to see.


Everyone loves an old-fashioned block party. What's not to like? For the Neighborhood Jam Block Party held Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Marietta, there was free live entertainment, inflatables, face painting, balloon animals and real wildlife animals to see.