Operand type clash: text is incompatible with int
Featured Story

Razing the past

3 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

POINT PLEASANT — The razing of a home at 915 Viand Street was a topic of discussion at the most recent meeting of Point Pleasant City Council.The historic home had fallen into disrepair over the years and had been a topic at council for some time. The resident of the home passed away last year and at this week’s council meeting, City Attorney RF Stein, Jr., commended the remaining family who took down the structure after indicating to the city this would happen and soon.


Monster hunting shows about nothing

If you are any sort of outdoorsman at all, you’ve probably daydreamed about having your own hunting or fishing show. Wouldn’t that be great, getting to do what you love, and inviting the world to come along and enjoy your hunts and fishing trips as well?Now imagine an outdoor show where you didn’t actually have to kill or catch anything, or for that matter, even see anything, or find any sign. Wouldn’t that be a racket? With the cost of out-of-state licenses...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Week 8 Gallia County Box Scores

Gallia Academy 20, Warren 6GA 0-7-0-13 — 20W 0-0-0-6 — 6Scoring SummarySecond QuarterGA: Blake Wilson 27 pass from Kole Carter (Dylan Saunders kick) 6:19Fourth QuarterGA: Matt Bailey 5 pass from Carter (Saunders kick) 11:15GA: Eric Ward 5 run (kick failed) 1:54W: Andrew Henthorn 2 run (run failed) 1:06Team Statist...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Week 8 Mason County Box Scores

Point Pleasant 37, Ravenswood 20PP 6-11-6-14 — 37R 7-7-0-6 — 20Scoring SummaryFirst QuarterPP: Aden Yates 37 run (kick blocked) 3:20R: Rhys Jelich 21 run (Preston Humphreys kick) :21Second QuarterR: Rhys Jelich 73 run (Humphreys kick) 8:26PP: Jon Peterson 77 kickoff return (Gage Buskirk pass from Aden Yates) 8:14PP: Dylan...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Week 8 Meigs County Box Scores

Waterford 18, Southern 7S 0-7-0-0 — 7W 6-6-6-0 — 18Scoring SummaryFirst QuarterW: Montana Brooker 30 pass from Isaac Huffman (kick failed) 11:52Second QuarterW: Dalton Ball 34 pass from Tyler McCutcheon (run failed) 4:00S: Tom Ramthun 50 pass from Tristen Wolfe (Ryan Billingsley kick) 1:36Third Quarter...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Raiders fend off Vikings, 21-18

BIDWELL, Ohio — There’s a first time for everything.The River Valley football team picked up its first-ever Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division victory Friday night following a hard-fought 21-18 decision over visiting Vinton County in a Week 8 Senior Night matchup in Gallia County.The Raiders (4-4, 1-4 TVC Ohio) trailed 12-7 late in the second quarter, but the hosts rallied with 14 straight points to secure a 21-12 edge in the opening moments of the fourth qu...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Week 8 West Virginia Football Scores

PREP FOOTBALLAllderdice, Pa. 54, Linsly 44Bellaire St. John, Ohio def. Hannan, forfeitBishop Donahue 34, Paden City 13Bluefield 40, Greenbrier West 0Bridgeport 35, North Marion 7Buckhannon-Upshur 46, Lincoln County 21Cabell Midland 49, George Washington 7Clay-Battelle 34, Cameron 6Clear Spring, Md. 25, Berkeley Springs 14...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Week 8 Ohio Football Scores

PREP FOOTBALLAda 28, Harrod Allen E. 22Akr. Buchtel 41, Akr. Ellet 21Akr. East 36, Akr. Firestone 22Akr. Hoban 27, Parma Padua 14Akr. Manchester 50, Massillon Tuslaw 20Akr. SVSM 49, Warrensville Hts. 16Andover Pymatuning Valley 30, Thompson Ledgemont 0Anna 48, New Bremen 6Ansonia 36, Union City Mississinawa Valley 6A...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Blue Devils waylay Warren, 20-6

VINCENT, Ohio — The Gallia Academy football team kept pace in the Southeastern Ohio Athletic League with a 20-6 victory over host Warren, Friday night in Washington County.After a scoreless first quarter the Blue Devils (4-4, 2-0 SEOAL) broke the stalemate with a 27 yard touchdown pass from Kole Carter to Blake Wilson. Dylan Saunders added the extra point and GAHS led 7-0 with 6:19 remaining in the first half.

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

(No heading)

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — The streaks continue.Visiting Trimble picked up its 25th straight regular season victory Friday night following a convincing 65-6 decision over the Eastern football team in a Week 8 Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup at East Shade River Stadium in Meigs County.The Tomcats (8-0, 7-0 TVC Hocking) won their 22nd consecutive TVC Hocking contest while also picking up their 14th straight win over the host Eagles (4-4, 4-2). EHS last def...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Ironton mauls Marauders, 41-18

IRONTON, Ohio — The Ironton Fighting Tigers blew open a close game with a 21-point third period and went on to defeat the Meigs Marauders 41-18 in non-conference football action Friday night at Bob Lutz Field and Tanks Memorial Stadium.The Marauders spear headed by career passing night by sophomore quarterback Cody Bartrum, were able to move the ball against the Tigers, but to Ironton’s credit, the Tigers defense made the stops when they had to.Meigs showed t...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Point Pleasant rolls past Red Devils, 37-20

RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. — It took nearly 16 minutes but Ravenswood finally woke up the beast.The Red Devils led 14-to-6 early in the second quarter but the Point Pleasant football team outscored its hosts 31-6 over the remainder of the game, and the Big Blacks claimed a 37-20 victory in Jackson County.

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Wahama rallies past Rebels, 44-32

MASON, W.Va. — Kaileb Sheets scored a pair of touchdowns and ran for 197 yards in 33 carries to lead the Wahama White Falcons to a come-from-behind 44-32 gridiron victory over visiting South Gallia Friday evening before a large homecoming gathering at the Bend Area School.Sheets also booted four point-after kicks and passed for another two-point conversion as Wahama snapped its two-game losing skid and kept their 2014 playoff expectations alive. Demitrius Serevicz added four ...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Wildcats claw past Southern, 18-7

WATERFORD, Ohio — And that, as they say, is that.There will be no return trip to the playoffs for the Southern football team this fall as host Waterford ended any remaining hope Friday night with an 18-7 victory in a Week 8 Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup in Washington County.The visiting Tornadoes (3-5, 2-4 TVC Hocking) never led in the contest, as the Wildcats (2-6, 2-4) stormed out to a 12-0 advantage late in the second quarter and never looked ba...

2 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

‘Not Yo Momma’

POINT PLEASANT — After 33 1/2 hours of pacing, climbing and pressing on through the trying trails and hills of Great Seal State Park, Nicole Burt, of Point Pleasant, accomplished something she never thought she could do.She finished the ‘Not Yo Momma’ 100-mile race.Burt was the second female to finish the race this year and said she was surprised when the race coordinators initially asked her to run the 100-mile trail because it had a less than 50 perce...

3 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

School board approves personnel, policies

MASON — Various personnel, policy and finance motions were passed at the most recent meeting of the Mason County Schools Board of Education meeting held at Wahama Jr./Sr. High School.The following motions were passed:Approved Ashton Elementary and Burdette Farms as a work-base learning site, effective through September 30, 2015.

3 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

Light’em up!

POINT PLEASANT — It’s a spectacle that makes even Clark W. Griswold proud and this year, it’s getting bigger.The Christmas Fantasy Light Show at Krodel Park will be growing to nearly 180 pieces this holiday season and will incorporate the light displays used at Riverfront Park last year.

3 days 2 hours ago | | | Email

New Haven to improve water system

NEW HAVEN — Preliminary work on a water system improvement project was completed at the most recent meeting of the New Haven Town Council.According to Recorder Roberta Hysell, the water project will encompass the entire town, as well as replace the existing water tank.Council members voted to authorize Mayor Charles Yonker to execute three contracts on behalf of the town. The first is an agreement for services of project administration with Region II Planning and D...

3 days 2 hours ago | | | Email


Sponsored By:

Local Gas Prices

Lowest Gas Prices in Point Pleasant
Point Pleasant Gas Prices provided by

Featured Business

Community Directory