Vinton County

“An asset to the community.” Campbell’s Market helps Vinton County residents access healthier foods

BY: - May 1, 2023

Bill Hensley browsed Campbell’s Market’s seven aisles Monday morning with his neighbor Roswitha Anderson.  “I was here yesterday and I forgot my cream cheese,” she laughed as she clutched her Philadelphia Cream Cheese.  Hensley, who likes cooking with the store’s pork cutlets, surveyed the meat counter.  “You’ve got to have fresh produce to do good […]

Vinton County officials confirm COVID-19 cases; all 88 counties in Ohio affected

BY: - April 25, 2020

Note: This story has been updated to include health department confirmation and correct the number of cases confirmed.  The Vinton County Health Department has confirmed two local cases of the coronavirus, ending the county’s 11-day run as the only one in Ohio without a confirmed case. The health department confirmed the cases on Saturday evening. […]

COVID-19: The curious case of Vinton County

BY: - April 16, 2020

With March Madness cancelled this year and levity hard to find amid a pandemic, the lone county without a confirmed case of coronavirus has decided to take their championship trophy any way they can get it.  Annie Jackson works at the prosecutors office in Vinton County, and when the slow creep of confirmed cases made […]