Unemployment increases in Mason Co.

POINT PLEASANT — After three months of decline, unemployment increased in Mason County.The most recent county numbers are for June and show Maso...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


AG warns of ‘grandparent scam’

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today urged West Virginia seniors to be on alert as the so-called “Grandparent Scam,”...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Preliminary hearing waived in neglect case

Preliminary hearing waived in neglect case

ASHTON — A Mason County woman charged with child neglect creating risk of injury, times four, has waived her right to a preliminary hearing in M...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


For the record

For the record

Mason County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Brandi N. Lyons, 38, Pomeroy, Ohio, ...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


A new era for Hartford

A new era for Hartford

HARTFORD — Elections in May marked a time of change in Hartford.The town elected its first new mayor in 10 years. The former incumbent mayor, Sa...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


S.C. man jailed on drug charge

S.C. man jailed on drug charge

POINT PLEASANT — A man from South Carolina was recently arrested in Point Pleasant during a traffic stop and is now facing a drug charge.Taron A...

July 21st, 2015 |  


WVU joins ‘Veterans to Agriculture’

PARKERSBURG — In an effort to attract and retain veterans to the field of agriculture, West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the West Virg...

July 21st, 2015 updated: July 21st, 2015. |  


For the record

Mason County Circuit CourtA Leon man has entered a plea of guilty to the felony offense of operate or attempt to operate a clandestine drug laboratory...

July 20th, 2015 |  


Biker Sunday event worth saving

Biker Sunday event worth saving

MASON — Hundreds of motorcycles are expected to roar into Mason when Soul Harvest Church hosts its fourth Biker Sunday and Community Outreach on...

July 20th, 2015 |  


Mother enters plea in child neglect case

POINT PLEASANT — A mother accused of contributing to the death of her infant son has entered into a plea agreement.Carla M. Adkins, 32, Ashton, ...

July 17th, 2015 |