Ella Daily

Ella Marie Daily, age 76, of Chesapeake, Ohio, and a former resident of Wellston, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.  She was born January 30, 1945 in Wellston, Ohio, daughter of the late Cleatus Bush and IO Cline Bush.  Ella was a Christian who loved the Lord and looked forward to her heavenly homecoming. She […]

Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith, age 64, of Wellston, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio.  He was born October 21, 1956 in Wellston, Ohio, son of the late Ivan Earl Smith and Nellie Mae Brown Smith.  Bruce graduated from Wellston High School in 1975.  He retired from Southern Ohio Coal Company, where he was employed […]

Ironmen remain perfect with win against Valley

JACKSON – The Jackson Ironmen rallied from a 4-0 deficit in the third inning against Valley on Monday for a 14-4 victory at Dick “Sparky” Haller Field.


Ironmen win against Minford and Warren

JACKSON – The Jackson Ironmen kept their record perfect on the season with a sweep of a pair of games over Minford and Warren at Dick “Sparky” Haller Field on Saturday.

Division III and IV Boys Basketball All-Ohio Teams Announced

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Division III and IV boys basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Monday by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.


Division II boys’ All-Ohio basketball team released

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Division I and II boys basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Tuesday by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.  The Division III and IV All-Ohio teams were announced Monday. The Ohio Mr. Basketball Award will be announced on Wednesday.  Below are the Division II boys basketball all-Ohio teams: 2021 Division II Boys    Basketball All-Ohio Teams Player of […]

Romona J. Denney

Romona J. Denney, age 77 of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at the Jenkins Community Care Facility in Wellston. She was born September 30, 1943 in Kentucky to the late Franky and Lillian Dillow Gilkey.  Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home.

William “Will” Kanouse

William “Will” Kanouse, age 39 of Jackson, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home.

Ralph E. Anderson, Sr.

Ralph E. Anderson, Sr., born February 10, 1948 of Ray, Ohio, has come to his last storytelling days at the ripe age of 73-years-old on April 5, 2021. Ralph graduated from Jackson High School and joined the United States Navy. Ralph proudly served his country as a Machinists Mate aboard the USS Chipola (AO-63), USS Fox (CG-33), USS Biddle (DLG-34), […]

DeWine appoints Munn to RGCC Board

Governor Mike DeWine appointed Sarah Munn to the Rio Grande Community College Board of Trustees in late February.