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For the record

For the record

Point Pleasant Police DepartmentThe Point Pleasant Police Department recently submitted its monthly activity report for December 2017 as follows: 8 mi...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Fairs and festivals time

Fairs and festivals time

CHARLESTON — Four young ladies will be representing Mason County at this weekend’s West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pagean...

January 11th, 2018 |  


School board talks alternative instructional days

School board talks alternative instructional days

NEW HAVEN — Alternative instructional day packets for students and attendance incentives for school employees topped business items at a recent ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

POINT PLEASANT — January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and Pleasant Valley Hospital wants residents to know there’s much they can do...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Filing for New Haven election begins

Filing for New Haven election begins

NEW HAVEN — Filing began this week for those wanting to run for office in the Town of New Haven, according to Recorder Roberta Hysell.Offices to...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Middleport woman sentenced in Rothgeb case

Middleport woman sentenced in Rothgeb case

GALLIPOLIS — A Middleport resident and the last suspect in the Rothgeb death investigation pleaded guilty to six felony charges in mid-December,...

January 9th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Rio softball tops RSC preseason coaches’ poll

NEW ALBANY, Ind. — The University of Rio Grande is predicted as the favorite in the 2018 River States Conference Softball Preseason Coaches̵...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Snowy owls invading Ohio

Snowy owls invading Ohio

Keep your eyes open for snowy owls.Although they are rare visitors to our part of the country, the snowy owl population is in the midst of an irruptio...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Lady Rockets top River Valley, 71-38

Lady Rockets top River Valley, 71-38

BIDWELL, Ohio – Turnovers and a barrage of three-pointers by the opposition pillaged the Lady Raiders.The River Valley girls basketball team com...

January 12th, 2018 |  


OVP sports postponements for Jan. 12-13

Due to the inclement weather, there were several varsity sporting contests postponed in the Ohio Valley Publishing area for Friday, Jan. 12.Also, all ...

January 12th, 2018 updated: January 13th, 2018. |  


Lady Falcons rally past SG, 45-40

Lady Falcons rally past SG, 45-40

MASON, W.Va. — Sometimes looks can be deceiving.The Wahama girls basketball team committed 32 turnovers — including 18 in the opening half...

January 12th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Better You, Better Ohio!

POMEROY — A new employee wellness program is spreading across Ohio and making a stop in Meigs County.The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensat...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Locals named to Wesleyan academic lists

Area students from Mason County were named to the President’s Academic Recognition List and Dean’s List at West Virginia Wesleyan College ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Henry marriage

Henry marriage

Terry M. Henry II and Leslie A. Nibert, pictured, were united in marriage on November 27, 2017 by Rev. Roger Bonecutter. The couple resides in Letart....

December 29th, 2017 |  


Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates Christmas

Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates Christmas

POINT PLEASANT — As with so many others at this time of year, members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild recently joined together for fun and f...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Holzer recognizes December Pediatric Sponsors

Holzer recognizes December Pediatric Sponsors

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

December 27th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Hearing and receiving
God’s Kids Korner : God’s Creation

God’s Kids Korner : God’s Creation

The first book of the Bible is Genesis. It starts out by saying, “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” So who made ev...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Sometimes we need to be assured God is ‘under-girding’ us

Sometimes we need to be assured God is ‘under-girding’ us

We often view our lives in terms of ups and downs. Times are that we are “up” emotionally. Things are going well. We have a bright-minded ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


The word of God

The word of God

The word of God is living and powerful, for it is communicated from the mind of God and carries the weight of His divine wisdom, foresight and power. ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Animal totem guidance

Animal totem guidance

My friend met me at the door, holding her grand baby with one hand and a leash in the other, at the end of which was a huge dog. “Come on in. Vo...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Take time when it comes to taxes

Take time when it comes to taxes

A recent request to help pinpoint why some local tax proposals failed at the polls last November prompted some thought about attitudes toward levies o...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Getting involved in your community

The year 2018 has kicked off and everyone is looking forward to what it has in store. In this time of curiosity and wonder of what will be of the next...

January 5th, 2018 |  


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