OHIO VALLEY — They came quietly upstream, almost unnoticed as they passed by residents accustomed to an abundance of daily river traffic. But wa...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Heritage Days in New Haven steps back into history

Heritage Days in New Haven steps back into history

NEW HAVEN — New Haven Elementary School students, as well as local residents, took a step back into history Friday when Heritage Day was conduct...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Jackie Joyner-Kersee inspires Emancipation Celebration crowd

Jackie Joyner-Kersee inspires Emancipation Celebration crowd

GALLIPOLIS — Jackie Joyner-Kersee said she attained her goals of Olympic greatness because she didn’t “allow the environment from wh...

September 21st, 2015 |  



Mason County man drowns in Ohio River

Mason County man drowns in Ohio River

POINT PLEASANT — A Letart man has been identified as the drowning victim at Riverfront Park on Saturday during the annual Mothman Festival.The b...

September 21st, 2015 |  


Drowning victim identified

Drowning victim identified

POINT PLEASANT — A Letart man has been identified as the drowning victim at Riverfront Park on Saturday.The body of James Grueser was recovered ...

September 19th, 2015 updated: September 19th, 2015. |  


Body of man recovered at Riverfront Park

POINT PLEASANT — The 14th Annual Mothman Festival was off to a lighthearted start on Saturday until a man reportedly jumped into the Ohio River ...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Royalty chosen to reign over Mothman Festival

Royalty chosen to reign over Mothman Festival

The Miss Mothman Pageants drew a large crowd to what has become one of the most unique pageants in the state and possibly the entire solar system. Roy...

September 18th, 2015 updated: September 18th, 2015. |  


Finding a new adventure on Main Street

Finding a new adventure on Main Street

Last year, one of the hits of the Mothman Festival was “Hillbilly Zip Lining.” This year, the new festival favorite returns to Main Street...

September 17th, 2015 |  


Roach plea hearing set for 9 a.m. Thursday

Roach plea hearing set for 9 a.m. Thursday

POMEROY — A plea hearing for Ernest Roach is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday at the Meigs County Courthouse.The plea hearing is in lieu of a jury ...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Guide to Mothman Festival

Guide to Mothman Festival

POINT PLEASANT — In just a few days, Point Pleasant’s population will nearly double with visitors from across the country and around the w...

September 15th, 2015 |