NEWS


3:31 pm |    
Wellness Wednesdays
4:49 pm
Updated: 4:50 pm. |    
Primary Filing update
Volunteers needed for ‘Homeless Count’

Volunteers needed for ‘Homeless Count’

POINT PLEASANT — In collaboration with the West Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness, the Mason County Homeless Shelter will be coordinating a...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Calendar of events approved by Town of Mason… Holiday activities, Music in the Park, more

Calendar of events approved by Town of Mason… Holiday activities, Music in the Park, more

MASON — A recreational events calendar for the year was established for the Town of Mason, when council members held their most recent meeting.P...

January 24th, 2022 |  


A new chapter… Repurposing for further development

A new chapter… Repurposing for further development

NEW HAVEN, W.Va. — Residents on both sides of the Ohio River gathered on a frigid Saturday morning to watch another piece of the former Philip S...

January 24th, 2022 |  


Governor updates on boosters, latest COVID stats

CHARLESTON — With the Omicron variant of COVID-19 continuing to spread across the state and the country, during a press briefing, Gov. Jim Justi...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Promoting local tourism… Meigs Guide being compiled

Promoting local tourism… Meigs Guide being compiled

The annual Official Guide to Meigs County, a partnership between The Daily Sentinel and the Meigs County Chamber and Tourism, will arrive next month w...

January 21st, 2022 updated: January 21st, 2022. |  


1 death, 253 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 253 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Since yesterday’s update, there was one additional death, as well as 253 new COVID-19 cases, reported in the Ohio Valley Pub...

January 21st, 2022 |  


SPORTS


7:30 am |    
CLC tops Defenders, 67-39
Lady Defenders fall to CLC, 52-17

Lady Defenders fall to CLC, 52-17

CROSS LANES, W.Va. — It seemed to be going well at first.The Ohio Valley Christian girls basketball team suffered a 52-17 road loss to the Cross...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Black Knights fend off River Valley, 53-51

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant boys basketball team held off the River Valley Raiders 53-51 at home Tuesday evening.The Black Knight...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Point Pleasant wins tri-match

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Big wins against some big names.The Point Pleasant wrestling team took down a pair of state powers on Saturday during a ...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Harris, Jolly pace Rio track at Otterbein

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Spencer Harris posted a pair of runner-up showings to lead the University of Rio Grande men’s track & field team i...

January 25th, 2022 |  


Rio women keep rolling, dump Alice Lloyd

PIPPA PASSES, Ky. — Not even an 11-day hiatus for COVID-19 protocols could slow down the University of Rio Grande women’s basketball team....

January 25th, 2022 |  


LIFE


4:44 pm |    
PPIS gives back
Felman donates to local organizations

Felman donates to local organizations

NEW HAVEN — Recently, Felman Productions, a New Haven-based metallurgy manufacturing company led by Mordechai Korf and Uriel Laber, employing do...

December 27th, 2021 |  


PPPS Student Leaders

PPPS Student Leaders

Point Pleasant Primary School’s Student Leaders for the second nine weeks are pictured with their principal, Vickie Workman: Kaylee German, Mady...

December 21st, 2021 |  


Community donates gifts for teens

Community donates gifts for teens

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Career Center’s National Technical Honor Society’s (NTHS) recent “Christmas for Teens”...

December 21st, 2021 |  


Community Supports Toys for Kids

Community Supports Toys for Kids

POINT PLEASANT — Toys for Kids has seen an outpouring of community support recently with various organizations, businesses, and individuals dona...

December 20th, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates the season

Point Pleasant Writers Guild celebrates the season

With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas before us, members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild found time to squeeze eating in while meeting on two ...

December 14th, 2021 |  


OPINION


7:45 pm |    
Glimpses of America, 1957
Grow a few vegetables indoors this winter

Grow a few vegetables indoors this winter

Limited outdoor growing space or cold winters may have you missing fresh homegrown vegetables. Make this the winter you try growing a few vegetables i...

January 21st, 2022 |  


A former student scores again

A former student scores again

Until the death of the president of Training, Solutions, Inc. in 2020 and the closing of the company, for decades I frequently taught courses in creat...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Search the Scriptures: A good sermon

Search the Scriptures: A good sermon

What makes a sermon good?Seeing as how sermons constitute such a large percentage of our periods of worship, at least in regards to time, it seems sen...

January 20th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Lost and found

God’s Kids Korner: Lost and found

Have you ever misplaced something? Of course, you have. We have all done that, haven’t we? Perhaps we were reading a book and put it down and th...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Review: Week one in the Legislature

Review: Week one in the Legislature

(Editor’s note: This column covers issues discussed last week in the West Virginia Legislature. Week two is now underway.)It was a busy week one...

January 17th, 2022 |  


When a cell phone wasn’t needed

When a cell phone wasn’t needed

One was in our kitchen and one was on the landing at the top of the stairs in my parents home when I was growing up. They were stationed on the wall a...

January 14th, 2022 |  


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