On the job hunt

On the job hunt

OHIO VALLEY — Though a river may separate them, Mason, Meigs and Gallia counties pulled their resources to come together on Tuesday to connect p...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Donation is music to dining hall committee’s ears

Donation is music to dining hall committee’s ears

The success of Peck Fest was music to the ears of more than festival goers. On Friday at the Mason County Fair, festival organizers Garry and Karrie P...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Geocaching for the Mothman, Aug. 19-20

Geocaching for the Mothman, Aug. 19-20

POINT PLEASANT — Geocache fans will be swarming to Point Pleasant next week for the annual Mothman Geotrail event, set for Aug. 19 - 20.The even...

August 11th, 2017 updated: August 12th, 2017. |  


Cincinnati man sentenced to 33 years

Cincinnati man sentenced to 33 years

GALLIPOLIS — A Cincinnati man was sentenced Thursday afternoon to 33 years in a state facility after being convicted of 10 felony offenses which...

August 10th, 2017 |  


We are the (grand and reserve) champs!

We are the (grand and reserve) champs!

Pictured are Market Lamb Grand Champion Madilyn Keefer and Reserve Champion Hayley Keefer. Joining “the champs” are Little Miss Mason Coun...

August 9th, 2017 |  


The fair’s young royals

The fair’s young royals

The fair’s young royals were chosen on Monday during the Little Miss and Little Mister Mason County Contest organized by the GFWC Point Pleasant...

August 8th, 2017 |  


The fair’s royal court

The fair’s royal court

POINT PLEASANT — Jordan Muncy of Gallipolis Ferry has been named the 2017 Mason County Fair Queen.Muncy was crowned Monday night on the main sta...

August 7th, 2017 |  


President Trump in West Virginia

President Trump in West Virginia

HUNTINGTON — Sticking to a campaign promise to return to the area, President Donald J. Trump did just that on Thursday evening, speaking to thou...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Trump addresses supporters in Huntington

Trump addresses supporters in Huntington

President Donald J. Trump addressed a large, and mostly supportive, crowd on Thursday evening at Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington, West Virgin...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


Meeting the need: Library summer lunch program extended

Meeting the need: Library summer lunch program extended

MASON COUNTY — With overwhelming numbers of children participating in the summer lunch program at the Mason County Library System, Director Pam ...

August 3rd, 2017 |