Jackson Presbyterian “Friday Feasts” April 12 A “Friday Feast” at the Presbyterian Church of Jackson, located at 225 Church St. (across from Apple Tower), will be held on Friday, April 12, with serving from 5:30 to 7 p.m. (or until food runs out). The Friday Feasts are held regularly on the second and last Friday of each month. All are […]

Pamela L. “Pammy” Clark

Pamela L. “Pammy” Clark, age 62, of Wellston, passed away Monday morning, March 18, 2019 at the Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio.  She was born July 7, 1956 in Gallipolis to the late Patricia Ann Aberts Clark and Charles Chester Clark.  Pammy attended Hope Haven School in Jackson.  She loved to color and she also enjoyed putting together puzzles, […]

BULLETIN: Demolition of Post Office Cafe in Wellston to begin Tuesday morning

Demolition of the former Post Office Café building in downtown Wellston is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. this Tuesday, March 19 with a local contractor, Sexton’s Excavating of Jackson, lined up to do the big job. The demolition project was planned after a large section of the outside wall collapsed sometime during the early-morning hours of Monday, March 11th.

David Kim “Puffy” Jones

David Kim “Puffy” Jones, age 65, a lifelong resident of Jackson, Ohio, and longtime owner/operator of Lewis Drug Store, Jackson, Ohio, passed away Friday, March 15, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Columbus, Ohio, on May 6, 1953, to the late Dwight and Mary Elizabeth (Kimbel) Jones. Kim graduated with honors as Class Valedictorian […]

Culvert replacement project to close section of Emory Centerpoint Road Thursday

A section of Emory Centerpoint Road in Madison Township will be closed Thursday, March 21, for a culvert replacement project. The location is one-tenth of a mile off Centerpoint Road.

Eugene D. “Pappy” Perry

Eugene D. “Pappy” Perry, age 90, of Oak Hill, Ohio passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019. He was born May 26, 1928 in Jackson County, Ohio to the late John and Mattie (Berry) Perry.  He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Verna (Farley) Perry; sons: Lloyd (June) Perry, Carl (Donna) Perry, Jim Perry, Chuck (Joy) Perry, Elliott […]

Wilford Goble

Wilford Goble, age 81, of Jackson, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 15, 2019 at Edgewood Manor in Wellston.  He was born April 20, 1937 in Wheelwright, Kentucky to the late Bill and Sammie (Conn) Goble. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Marjorie (Curtis) Goble, of Jackson; son, Skip (Donna) Goble, of Circleville; grandchildren, […]

66th National Day of Prayer proclaimed

‘Love one another. Just as I have loved you.’ – John 13:34.

Thursday, May 2, will mark the 19th Jackson County National Day of Prayer at the Jackson Memorial Building. Over the years, this one event has spawned new traditions as well, with the City of Wellston and Village of Coalton hosting annual National Prayer Day events as well last year. This year, Jackson and Wellston both have plans to conduct events.