This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia....

November 17th, 2017 |  


Mason County Memories: In the middle of Huntington, W.Va….

Mason County Memories: In the middle of Huntington, W.Va….

“In the middle of Huntington, West Virginia, there’s a river. Next to this river, there is a steel mill. And next to the steel mill, there...

November 17th, 2017 |  


H&H Cattle, Inc. takes top honors

H&H Cattle, Inc. takes top honors

LETART — The 2017 Mason County Conservation Farm Winner is H&H Cattle, Inc. owned and operated by George, Eleanor, Joe, and Anna Hoffman.H &...

November 16th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


For the record

For the record

Point Pleasant Police DepartmentOn Wednesday, Nov. 15, officers with the Point Pleasant Police Department arrested Galen R. McGuire, 58, Point Pleasan...

November 16th, 2017 |  


The 16th annual Keep Your Fork 5k road race

The 16th annual Keep Your Fork 5k road race

POMEROY — A post-Thanksgiving tradition in Meigs County, the 16th annual Keep Your Fork 5K road race, will take place the Saturday after Thanksg...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Board of education approves personnel items

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education met this week for its regular meeting, voting on personnel issues.The Mason County School B...

November 15th, 2017 |  


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 |