Cadiz renames water treatment plant

BY SHAWN DIGITYtwitter.com/DIGITYnodoubt Cadiz council met for their second monthly session last Thursday, and during that second February meetup, the council went through a typical due diligence of upcoming ordinances and their readings, like for the third reading of...
Adena gets a little greener

Adena gets a little greener

BY REBECCA BRATTEN WEISSHarrison News-Herald Reporting Journalist In 2021, Adena resident and council member Marla Brokaw spearheaded a plan to create a community garden on the village green. Though the village already uses parts of the green (near the gazebo) for...
Cadiz council swears in new members for 2022

Cadiz council swears in new members for 2022

BY REBECCA BRATTEN WEISSHarrison News-Herald Reporting Journalist CADIZ — The Cadiz village council met last Thursday and started off the session by swearing in new council members Albert Peters and Derek Sefsick. Since mayor John Migliore was not in attendance, the...

Melanie Barnhart

Melanie Rose Morrison Barnhart, 81, of Cadiz, Ohio went home to be with the Lord and the love of her life of 64 years, Edward, on Monday, Jan. 24, 2022, after complications of broken heart syndrome. She was born on Jan. 28, 1940, a daughter of the late Ray and Betty...

Charles “Tom” Moore

Charles Thomas “Tom” Moore, 74, of Cadiz, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022 at his home. He was born Aug. 14, 1947 in Wheeling, West Virginia, a son of the late Fred S. and Kathryn V. Moore. He was also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, George...

Izzy slams Harrison County

BY REBECCA BRATTEN WEISSHarrison News-Herald Reporting Journalist HARRISON COUNTY — Winter Storm Izzy arrived in Harrison County on the evening of Sunday, Jan. 16, dumping about a foot of snow on much of the county. Some areas, such as regions around Tappan Lake,...
Accident on Route 9 results in life flight

Accident on Route 9 results in life flight

CADIZ — An accident that occurred Tuesday afternoon resulted in one juvenile male being life-flighted to UPMC Hospital in Pittsburgh, according to Cadiz Police Lt. Ron Carter. A Jeep 4×4, carrying four males and two females (all juveniles), was traveling on Route...
Tappan Marina Opens Its Doors

Tappan Marina Opens Its Doors

TAPPAN – Even though the restaurant will not officially open till next year, the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) opened the newly renovated Tappan Marina to the media this morning to display the finished product. And what the public can expect is...

HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF OCTOBER 4, 2021 State Route 151 closure: SR 151 is closed south of Hopedale at Rose Valley Road (CR 14) for 21 days for a culvert replacement project. During the closure, Rose Valley Road will remain open at SR 151. The detour is SR 150 west to U.S. 250 north,...

Tappan Marina Media Day and Public Open House

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 – Media Day at Tappan Marina 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Members of the media are invited to join us for media day to receive an exclusive tour of the marina and restaurant facility. This will be an opportunity to take photos, video, interview MWCD...

HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 New Philadelphia, Ohio (September 23, 2021) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways next week in Harrison County. All outlined work is weather permitting. State Route 646 upcoming closure: Beginning...

Accident in Cadiz leads to life-flight

CADIZ – A motorcycle accident led to one severe injury where Mario Costanzo Jr. was life-flighted to UPMC in Pittsburgh yesterday afternoon. Costanzo was riding a white Honda motorcycle where he sped past stationary vehicles leading him to crash into the side of...

HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 20, 2021 New Philadelphia, Ohio (September 16, 2021) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways next week in Harrison County. All outlined work is weather permitting. State Route 151 upcoming closure: Beginning...

Commissioners deny Scio annexation bid

CADIZ – This morning the Harrison County Commissioners read through the six articles of the petition filed by the village of Scio for annexing over 700 acres that included the Williams Plant. Though the commissioners were in favor of most of the issues, there...

HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 13, 2021 New Philadelphia, Ohio (September 9, 2021) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways next week in Harrison County. All outlined work is weather permitting. State Route 9 upcoming resurfacing project: Work...

COVID cases spike for 5th consecutive week

HARRISON COUNTY—Another week brings another rise in COVID cases. Harrison County health administrator Garen Rhome reported 34 new cases since last week — seven more than the 27 reported last week that accrued. Total cases in the county now tally 1,286, with active...

Tuesday’s court sees a light session 

CADIZ—For the first time in months, Harrison County Common Pleas saw light activity Tuesday as two cancellations and one no-show left just three adult cases to be heard. The first canceled case was the 32-year-old Andrew Hill of Uhrichsville, facing two aggravated...

HARRISON COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 6, 2021 New Philadelphia, Ohio (September 2, 2021) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways next week in Harrison County. All outlined work is weather permitting. U.S. 22 pavement repair project:  This work...

Harrison Central Emergency COVID Meeting

The Harrison Hills City School District released the following statement on Thursday, Sept. 2: “The Harrison Hills City School District Board of Education will be holding an emergency meeting today (Sept. 2, 2021) at 5 p.m. in the auditorium of Harrison Central....

Congressman Bill Johnson talks O&G round table

SCIO – U.S. Representative Bill Johnson-R (District 6), stopped to talk about an oil and gas round table discussion conducted at the Williams plant in Scio Monday afternoon. Six different companies were represented, according to Mike Chadsey and the conference...

27 new COVID cases reported in Harrison Co.

HARRISON COUNTY—Another week passed, and it was another week of more COVID cases than the last. Harrison County health administrator Garen Rhome reported that 27 new cases have been detected in the county since last week, topping the 26 reported last week. It’s...