NEWS


Board of Ed. hires new superintendent, discusses summer school

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education met this week and voted to hire a new superintendent.During the meeting, all board members,...

April 15th, 2021 |  


PVH to host ‘Donate Life’ event April 22

PVH to host ‘Donate Life’ event April 22

POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) welcomes the public to learn more about organ, tissue, and eye donation and hear from families o...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Governor addresses pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice joined West Virginia health leaders and other officials on Wednesday for his latest daily press briefing regarding...

April 14th, 2021 |  


9 new cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

9 new cases reported… Latest case data in Gallia, Mason, Meigs

OHIO VALLEY — A total of nine additional COVID-19 cases were reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Wednesday.Five additional COVID-19 c...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Capitol Chatter: Latest from Manchin, Capito

Capitol Chatter: Latest from Manchin, Capito

Manchin: West Virginia to receive increase in weekly COVID-19 vaccine allocation WASHINGTON, DC — On Thursday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) r...

April 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


1:00 pm |    
Thursday diamond roundup
6:26 am
Updated: 11:11 am. |    
Wayne nips White Falcons, 70-69 2OT
River Valley sweeps home quad

River Valley sweeps home quad

BIDWELL, Ohio — Defending the home turf.River Valley came away with top honors in both the boys and girls divisions on Tuesday night during a ho...

April 15th, 2021 |  


OVP diamond roundup

Point Pleasant 6, Wayne 4A little late-inning rally for some early-season magic. The Big Blacks overcame a 4-run deficit and plated four runs in the h...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Rio men advance to RSC Championship

Rio men advance to RSC Championship

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Sebastian Borquez scored one goal and assisted on another to fuel the University of Rio Grande in a 3-0 win over Point Park U...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Rams rally to take two from Rio

BLUEFIELD, Va. — Host Bluefield College pulled away late — twice — to sweep a doubleheader from the University of Rio Grande, Tuesda...

April 14th, 2021 |  


RedStorm cruises to sweep of Ohio Christian

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande turned a pair of offensive explosions and two solid pitching performances into a mercy rule-sho...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Tuesday softball roundup

Roane County 18, Southern 3The Southern softball team suffered a second straight setback on its home field, falling to non-conference guest Roane Coun...

April 14th, 2021 |  


LIFE


2:37 pm |    
Pediatric Fund sponsors

Point Pleasant Writers Guild resumes meetings

POINT PLEASANT — Members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild met on March 3 following a long absence due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Included i...

March 16th, 2021 |  


College news and notes

Marshall University President’s List HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University has instituted a President’s List for undergraduate stu...

February 26th, 2021 |  


National FFA Week

National FFA Week

The Mason County Board of Education recognized National FFA Week, which is Feb. 20-27, during the board meeting on Tuesday evening. Members of the Mas...

February 24th, 2021 |  


MASON — The following students are on the honor roll for the second nine weeks at Wahama High School, with a 3.5 grade point average or above, a...

February 10th, 2021 |  


Lyons celebrates 50th anniversary with CEOS

Lyons celebrates 50th anniversary with CEOS

LEON — Helen Lyons, president of the Leon Community Educational Outreach Service, recently celebrated another milestone. After being president o...

February 5th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Do not let others cause you to doubt God

Do not let others cause you to doubt God

It can happen if you are not careful. There is a good example of this in Scripture.When Israel was delivered from their Egyptian bondage, they saw fir...

April 15th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

A Hunger for More: The only way to break the chains

It can be very disconcerting today when one looks about and sees how the principles and commandments and promises of God are not only set aside but ar...

April 15th, 2021 updated: April 15th, 2021. |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

God’s Kids Korner: The Domino Effect

You remember from our story last week about Thomas that Jesus appeared to the disciples several times after Easter. At first, the disciples were afrai...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Why West Virginians should care about the border crisis

Why West Virginians should care about the border crisis

Hundreds of children in overcrowded spaces. Looks of exasperation on the faces of those working on the ground. A porous border susceptible to traffick...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Now is the time: West Virginia’s moment to make a bold step for our future

Now is the time: West Virginia’s moment to make a bold step for our future

Earlier this week, West Virginians witnessed something almost unheard of across this country: Leaders from both parties coming together for a construc...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Search the Scriptures: True Christianity is never for sale

Some years back, when in college, I had a friend of the Charismatic persuasion kindly offer to teach me how to speak in tongues. He was quite sincere,...

April 8th, 2021 |  


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