NEWS


11:57 am
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Clinic focused on treatment of addiction to open
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H&H Cattle, Inc. takes top honors
Preparing for buck firearms season

Preparing for buck firearms season

SOUTH CHARLESTON — West Virginia’s traditional buck firearms season will start Monday, Nov. 20, and run through Dec. 2.Hunters should see ...

November 15th, 2017 |  


For the record

For the record

Mason County Special Investigation UnitOn Tuesday, the Mason County Special Investigation Unit (SIU) arrested Rufus A. Wright, III, 27, Gallipolis, Oh...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Mason County Schools honors ‘the best’

Mason County Schools honors ‘the best’

Catherine Hamm was recognized as Teacher of the Year and Charles McComas was recognized as Service Personnel of the Year, by the Mason County Board of...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Fines increased for farm animal ordinance

Fines increased for farm animal ordinance

NEW HAVEN — Members of the New Haven town council voted to increase the fine for those violating the farm animal ordinance, when they met at the...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Writers learn what is in a word

POINT PLEASANT — Members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild met recently to share poems, memoirs, opinions, and discuss many subjects. They wer...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Bearbaiting alleged at Long Bottom resdience

Bearbaiting alleged at Long Bottom resdience

LONG BOTTOM — A search warrant was executed at a Long Bottom residence where an alleged “bearbaiting” event was taking place.Meigs C...

November 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


6:06 pm
Updated: 6:13 pm. |    
Beavers pull away from Point, 49-17
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OVP Super 25 Football Team
Ohio zapped by Zips, 37-34

Ohio zapped by Zips, 37-34

AKRON, Ohio — The Bobcats lost more than just the game Tuesday.The Ohio football team is no longer has a clear path to the Mid-American Conferen...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Short-handed RedStorm dumps Lakers

Short-handed RedStorm dumps Lakers

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Despite having just nine players in uniform and absorbing, arguably, the best overall performance by Wright State University-...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Rio men meet Wolves in NAIA opener

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande will host Cardinal Stritch University in the NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championship Openi...

November 14th, 2017 |  


OVP Sports Briefs

Presale tickets available at PPJSHSPOINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Presale tickets for the Class AA second round football contest between Point Pleasant...

November 14th, 2017 |  


GA, RV combine for 10 district picks

GA, RV combine for 10 district picks

A total of 10 people from Gallia County were chosen to the 2017 District 13 Coaches Association Division II volleyball teams, as selected by the coach...

November 14th, 2017 |  


LIFE


Camp Conley CEOS news

The October meeting of the Camp Conley CEOS Club met at the First Church of God Ministry Center with Phyllis Hesson serving as hostess. She led a game...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Roush honored by Democratic Party

Roush honored by Democratic Party

United States Senator Joe Manchin III joined with Democratic leaders from throughout West Virginia in honoring Agnes Roush as one of West VirginiaR...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Graham named market manager for United Producers, Inc.

Graham named market manager for United Producers, Inc.

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — United Producers, Inc. (UPI) has welcomed Jamie Graham as the new Market Manager of the Gallipolis, Ohio, location.Graham bri...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Reliant Drug Test Solutions opens

Reliant Drug Test Solutions opens

Reliant Drug Test Solutions, located at 703 22nd Street, Point Pleasant, recently hosted a ribbon cutting. Pictured in attendance are, from left, City...

November 15th, 2017 |  


November Pediatric Fund sponsors recognized

November Pediatric Fund sponsors recognized

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existence for over 45 yea...

November 15th, 2017 |  


OPINION


A look at Psalm 23

A look at Psalm 23

One of the readings for this week is the 23rd Psalm. I know most of you have heard Psalm 23. It is probably the best known and most beloved of the Psa...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Seeking God daily through prayer

Seeking God daily through prayer

In times of trouble and stress, the need for rest becomes all-the-more apparent. How rare it is for us today to make a space in the busyness of life t...

November 16th, 2017 |  


The enemy desires to keep his motives secret

The enemy desires to keep his motives secret

Today, I’m writing about indirect opposition—opposition from an enemy who desires to keep his or her motives secret. Indeed, Nehemiah find...

November 16th, 2017 |  


The Great American Smokeout

As the holidays draw ever closer, one special event coming this month is the Great American Smokeout. This is a national effort to promote the quittin...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Your view

Dear Editor,I believe the Ohio Valley has become the Valley of Lost Souls. I firmly believe everybody on drugs has become a lost soul and the Ohio Val...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Circle your soul with rubies

Circle your soul with rubies

I loved feeling the soft hippopotamus on my cheek as I lay my head on him. Multi-colored like Biblical Joseph’s coat, it wasn’t gray like ...

November 13th, 2017 |  


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