The Telegram News
August 17, 2019
  • 2020 Little Miss OHillCo Queen royalty contestants narrowed to five

    In a contest conducted Friday evening, Aug. 16, at Wellston High School, five finalists were named in the contest for 2020 Little Miss Queen royalty of the Ohio Hill Country Festival.

  • High goal set, but easily reached for Gillum and friends… Jeepin’ 4 Joy a huge success

    More than 130 jeeps and almost 500 people hit the road on Saturday, Aug. 10 for the 2019 edition of Jeepin’ 4 Joy. Organizer Jason Gillum set this year’s goal at raising $30,000 for the Jackson Area Festivals and Events (JAFE) annual Toy Drive project. Last year, the organization raised $23,000, assisting more than 300 Jackson County families during the Christmas season.

  • After 52 years, Wellston Kroger store closes

    Longtime Wellston resident Beverly Summers has been shopping at the Wellston Kroger Store at 2 East “A” St. since it opened 52 years ago. She was there again Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 14, on the store’s final day to say goodbye to the many friends and store employees she has known over the years.

  • 2019 National Night Out gets great response
    On Tuesday, Aug. 6, the place to be was in the one-block section of Logan Street between Morton Street and Freeman Street in Jackson. Children’s laughter could be heard for blocks and the bubbles flowed freely.
    
2020 Little Miss OHillCo Queen royalty contestants narrowed to fiveHigh goal set, but easily reached for Gillum and friends… Jeepin’ 4 Joy a huge successAfter 52 years, Wellston Kroger store closes2019 National Night Out gets great response
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  • This year, 2019, will be a year of “beginnings” for the Wellston’s Annual Festival. Wellston’s community celebration will be going back to its beginning and once again will be known as the Ohio Hill Country Festival. 
  • Health and wellness, but fun too
    The Vinton County High School Cafetorium was full and bustling Saturday, Aug. 10, as the Vinton County Health Department sponsored and conducted its 4th Annual Health Fair.  
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