Jackson County Elections Board to reconsider Kiefer’s candidate petition

The Jackson County Elections Board will meet in special session at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24 at the Board of Elections Office at 25 E. South St., Suite B in Jackson. Board Chair Kim Milliken states the purpose of the meeting is to reconsider the candidate petition of Scioto Township Fiscal Officer candidate Judy Kiefer. Kiefer’s petition was among those […]

Jackson Township Trustees to meet Thursday morning, Aug 24


The Jackson Township Trustees in Jackson County will hold a special meeting on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023, at 10 a.m. at the township house to discuss cemetery maintenance and repair and possibly hire a contractor for stump removal.

Local theatres join second National Cinema Day on Sunday, Aug. 27


Tri City Theatre in Jackson is excited to partner with the Cinema Foundation to celebrate the second annual National Cinema Day this Sunday, Aug. 27. Tri City Theatre in Jackson, Silver Screen VII in Gallipolis and Danbarry Cinemas in Chillicothe will all be participating in the one-day event, which celebrates the power of movies to bring everyone together, and discounted […]

2024 Wellston OHillCo Royalty Contests (Aug.18-20, 2023)


The following photo gallery featuring photos from the 2024 Little Miss (Aug. 18), Jr. Miss (Aug. 19), and Miss (Aug. 20) OHillCo Royalty Contests to determine finalists to receive crowns at the close of the 2023 Wellston Ohio Hill Country Festival. (Telegram Photos by Jeremiah Shaver)  

Benefit Ride in Chillicothe Saturday, Aug. 26 to support Stacy Francis


 A Benefit Ride for Stacy Francis will be conducted Saturday, Aug. 26, starting and ending at the American Legion Post 757 ay 289 Cooks Hill Road, Chillicothe. The motorcycle ride will begin at 11 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. Once back at the Legion Post, food and drinks will be available and there will be a Chinese Auction as […]

Jackson Area Ministries hosting free Clothing Giveaway Thursday, Aug. 24


The Jackson Area Ministries, located at 119 McKitterick Avenue in Jackson, will be having a free Clothing Giveaway on Thursday, Aug. 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be new clothing featuring items such as boys’ shorts, men’s shorts, T-shirts, ladies’ shorts, dresses and jeans. A variety of sizes will be available. For more details, call 740-286-1320.