NEWS


7:20 pm |    
Regatta music line up
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WHS nationally recognized
Regatta music line up

Regatta music line up

POINT PLEASANT — The annual Point Pleasant Sternwheel Regatta will be returning June 28-30 and regatta goers will have the opportunity to not on...

June 19th, 2018 |  


OVB development moves forward

OVB development moves forward

GALLIPOLIS — Recently Ohio Valley Bank representatives and local engineer Randy Breech met with the Gallipolis Historic Preservation Review Boar...

June 19th, 2018 |  


No concerns regarding Hepatitis A outbreak locally

OHIO VALLEY — Mason, Gallia, and Meigs County health department officials reported there is currently no immediate threat from the spreading Hep...

June 18th, 2018 |  


A night of music, a night of fun

A night of music, a night of fun

A rock n’ roll flashback came through Point Pleasant this weekend. On Saturday evening, The Avalons, an entertaining musical group from Ohio per...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

Pomeroy man arrested in Mason County

MASON — A Pomeroy, Ohio, man was arrested in Mason Saturday night on felony warrants out of Mason County.According to Mason Police Chief Colton ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Rio Grande places 29 on RSC Scholar-Athlete list for Spring ‘18

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The River States Conference has announced that 266 student-athletes at its 13 member institutions - including 29 from the Uni...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Wright inducted into SE District baseball HOF

Wright inducted into SE District baseball HOF

Gallia Academy assistant baseball coach Jason Wright was inducted into the Ohio Southeast District Baseball Coaches Associaton Hall of Fame on Monday,...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

Ohio wins BACF football classic, 47-13

ST. MARYS, W. Va. — Despite a team setback, a final game under the lights proved huge for one Big Blacks player.Recent Point Pleasant graduate A...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Byus plays part in South sweep

Byus plays part in South sweep

BUFFALO, W. Va. — A final day in the sun as a Lady Knight.Recent Point Pleasant graduate Kelsie Byus had one final opportunity to take to the di...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

Post 39 knocks off Nitro, 12-4

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Rangers are rolling.The Post 39 baseball team won its fourth game in five chances on Thursday at Meigs High School, as t...

June 15th, 2018 |  


LIFE


5:40 pm |    
Twin Oaks recognized
River museum receives donation

River museum receives donation

Mason County Commissioners presented Jack Fowler, executive director of the Point Pleasant River Museum and Learning Center, with a $1,000 check durin...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Mason County student graduates from Shepard University

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Six hundred and forty-two students received baccalaureate degrees during Shepherd University’s 145th commencement on Satur...

June 19th, 2018 updated: June 19th, 2018. |  


Wahama students honored

Wahama students honored

The Wahama Chapter of the Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society recently held a history essay contest for fifth and sixth graders, as well as seventh...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Mason County graduates from WVU Parkersburg

West Virginia University (WVU) at Parkersburg awarded certificates, associate and bachelor’s degrees to spring 2018 graduates during commencemen...

June 18th, 2018 |  


‘Yards of the Month’ for June

The Tu-Endie-Wei Garden Club “Yards of the Month” for June have been announced for the City of Point Pleasant.The following yards have bee...

June 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Search the Scriptures: A World of Neighbors

Search the Scriptures: A World of Neighbors

“Who is My Neighbor?”The question comes to us from Luke 10:29. A lawyer of the Jews, approaching Jesus, had asked the Lord what he needed ...

June 21st, 2018 |  


‘History of Mason County’

‘History of Mason County’

MASON — Members of the Wahama Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society left a legacy at the end of the school year that will not only benefit stud...

June 17th, 2018 |  


#55UNITED must remember

On May 2, I attended the first PEIA Hearing from the newly appointed task force. “We are here to listen, take your concerns back, quantify the p...

June 17th, 2018 |  


A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

A man should manifest a steady, spiritual leadership in the family

So, here we go, men. The Father’s Day recognition approaches. As far as being a father goes, the Word of God indicates that much is expected of ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

Search the Scriptures: The prayer of Jonah

In the Bible, the second chapter of Jonah is worthy of study and consideration. It is entirely given to a recording of Jonah’s heartfelt prayer,...

June 14th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Days such as these

A Hunger for More: Days such as these

Days such as these have shaken a great many people to their core. It has proven to be an age in which faith in God is essential not only in the esoter...

June 14th, 2018 |  


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