NEWS


Wahama HOF golf tourney set, deadline April 20

MASON, W.Va. — The 11th Wahama High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee Golf Tournament has been set for April 24 at the Riverside Golf Club ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


An upgraded experience… Council discusses plans for Krodel Park

An upgraded experience… Council discusses plans for Krodel Park

POINT PLEASANT — This week at the regular meeting of Point Pleasant City Council, upgrades to Krodel Park, as well as the upcoming COVID-19 reme...

April 13th, 2021 |  


EXPLAINER: What’s known about COVID vaccines and rare clots

A rare, rogue immune response is the main suspect as authorities investigate highly unusual blood clots following use of two similar COVID-19 vaccines...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Outdoor enthusiasts to get cash, free passes to move to WVa

Outdoor enthusiasts to get cash, free passes to move to WVa

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is joining the growing list of places recruiting remote workers — with a thrill-seeking twist.A pub...

April 13th, 2021 |  


US recommends ‘pause’ for J&J shots in blow to vaccine drive

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Tuesday recommended a “pause” in using the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to inves...

April 13th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Monday softball roundup

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 |  


Tuesday box scores

SOFTBALLRoane County 18, Southern 3RCHS^719^10^—^18-19-1SHS^100^20^—^3-8-5WP: Mahailey Nicholson (5IP, 3R, 8H, 8K)LP: Emilee Barber (5IP, ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Wahama turns back Fighting Irish, 67-47

Wahama turns back Fighting Irish, 67-47

MASON, W.Va. — A total team win.All-7 White Falcons eligible for Tuesday’s non-conference game at Gary Clark Court scored at least three p...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Monday baseball roundup

Monday baseball roundup

Eastern 10, Southern 0 The Eastern baseball team claimed a 10-0 over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division host Southern in six innings at Star Mill ...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Campos leads Rio quartet on All-RSC women’s soccer team

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — University of Rio Grande freshman midfielder Lorna Campos earned Newcomer of the Year honors and was one of four RedStorm pla...

April 13th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Pediatric Fund sponsors
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National FFA Week
‘Reading Week’ at Beale Elementary

‘Reading Week’ at Beale Elementary

The Grinch visited students at Beale Elementary on Wednesday in celebration of reading week.Students at Beale Elementary are celebrating reading week ...

March 10th, 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 |  


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 |  


Holzer pediatric sponsors recognized

Holzer pediatric sponsors recognized

The Earl Neff Pediatric Fund at Holzer Health System continues to be supported by area businesses and organizations.The Pediatric Fund, in existence f...

February 2nd, 2021 |  


OPINION


‘The Deer of the Morning’

‘The Deer of the Morning’

There is an interesting section of Scripture at Psalms 22, 23, and 24. These three form a trilogy concerning the shepherding roles of Jesus Christ. Ps...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Christ is still risen

Cross Words: Christ is still risen

There’s a beautiful story in Luke 24, shortly after the resurrection account, of some disciples walking with Jesus on the road to Emmaus. But th...

April 8th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: That Doubting Thomas

God’s Kids Korner: That Doubting Thomas

Have you ever been told something, and you just couldn’t believe it was true? Maybe one of your friends won a huge prize in a contest or somethi...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Reflecting on the legislative session

Reflecting on the legislative session

As my very first legislative session ends, I reflect on my experience and finally feel that I can answer the questions that I get asked most often: &#...

April 5th, 2021 |  


Is this wise use of tax dollars?

Thursday, April 1st, was the 51st day of the West Virginia legislative session, with less than two weeks remaining. This is the first time in eight ye...

April 2nd, 2021 updated: April 2nd, 2021. |  


Grandparents learn to roll with the changes

Grandparents learn to roll with the changes

The past year has been difficult for everyone, but stories abound of the contributions made by individuals who retired from their previous employment ...

April 1st, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA