BEND AREA — The first week of the election filing period for the towns of Mason and Hartford has passed, and interest seems tepid.
POINT PLEASANT — Cheerleaders at Point Pleasant High School understand the importance of offering support in times of tragedy to those in need — close to home and far away.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Jeff Smith has been elected chairman of the American Bankers Association's Community Bankers Council, which represents America's 6,000-plus community banks, for the 2014-15 association year.
CHARLESTON — Before being elected to two terms in the West Virginia House of Delegates, Jim Butler (R-Gallipoils Ferry) and Scott Cadle (R-Letart) were involved in the issue of completing U.S. 35 as private citizens from Mason County.
POINT PLEASANT — When the Mason County Commission met for its regular meeting on Thursday, conversation turned to the completion of U.S. 35.
POINT PLEASANT — Principal Pat Brumfield, of Beale Elementary School, gave the Mason County Schools Board of Education a Local School Improvement Council update, providing the board with WEST TEST 2 data and information about student...
POINT PLEASANT — A Point Pleasant teen has been chosen to represent the state as the 2015 West Virginia Goodwill Ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Mason County has its first baby of the year with the birth of Zoey Leann Bennett. Dr. Fri Mofor-Eta, MD, OB/GYN at Pleasant Valley Hospital, recently announced the baby's arrival. Zoey was born at 11:52 a.m. Jan. 2, weighing 3 ½ pounds and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep.Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) says he will serve on three House Appropriations Committee subcommittees during the 114th Congress.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Suzanne Holroyd, professor and chairman of the department of psychiatry at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been recognized by her peers to be included among Castle Connolly's...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Job creation, workforce development and education were three of the hard-hitting points of Monday's West Virginia Association Press Legislative Lookahead event held in Charleston.
POINT PLEASANT — New businesses were a topic of conversation at this week's regular meeting of Point Pleasant City Council.
POINT PLEASANT —A Pomeroy, Ohio, man has been sentenced in an assault which took place at the Mason County Fair in 2013.
ASHTON —Crosslight of Hope Inc., a non-profit organization in southern Mason County, recently won Walmart's Holiday Food Pantry Makeover Contest, a national competition in which the organization placed seventh out of 150 pantries from all...
MASON — The Mason Town Council has set a plan into action that will raise water and sewer rates a total of four times over the next year and nine months.
GALLIPOLIS — This weekend, area high school students will once again take the stage to showcase more than 100 styles of prom gowns at the Ariel in an effort to raise funds to help restore the venue and promote community involvement.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In an ongoing effort to make the legislative process more accessible to the public, both houses of the West Virginia Legislature are being equipped to live stream video of chamber proceedings that can be viewed on most...
GALLIPOLIS — When local tattoo artist Joshua LaBello, owner of Envy Ink Tattoo, implemented a “Bad Tattoo” cover-up contest for a chance to win a free tattoo, he didn't expect the emotional submissions he...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Pump and Run, a competition that features a combination of weight lifting and a 5K run, will take place at the Marshall Recreation Center on the Huntington campus Jan. 31. The event begins at 8 a.m.
POINT PLEASANT — Those indicted by the January term of the grand jury made a first appearance in Mason County Circuit Court this week.
Mason County Magistrate Court
POINT PLEASANT — The latest monthly report regarding video lottery revenue in Mason County has been posted.
MASON COUNTY — The United Way of the River Cities will conduct a local workshop for nonprofit organizations in Mason County interested in applying for funding.
OHIO VALLEY — Ohio River Sweep 2015 has been scheduled for Saturday, June 20, along the shorelines of the Ohio River and many of its tributaries.Volunteers are needed for this massive event.
POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Peoples Bancorp Foundation, a non-profit corporation formed to make donations in Peoples Bank market areas, recently awarded $2,500 to the Ohio-West Virginia Youth Leadership Association.