NEWS


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Hannan Prom royalty crowned
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Wahama Prom royalty crowned

Outdoor Youth Expo to return

POINT PLEASANT — The popular Outdoor Youth Expo is making a return this year for students and their parents after a two-year hiatus.The event is...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Golf scramble fundraiser set for June

MASON — After many years of holding catfish tournaments, members of Bend Area C.A.R.E. will switch up fundraising efforts this year with a golf ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Area high schools recognized for seat belt usage

HUNTINGTON — Area high schools participated in the 2022 Annual Battle of the Belts seat belt education program. Two Mason County schools placed ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


New Haven Council discusses pool, park upgrades

NEW HAVEN — Upgrades to the New Haven Community Center were discussed when the town council held its most recent meeting.Present were Mayor Phil...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Second arrest made in homicide case

POMEROY — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reported on May 13, the Major Crimes Task Force and the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation identifi...

May 17th, 2022 |  


‘Traveling Wall’ to be in Gallipolis

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The West Virginia Vietnam Veterans Traveling Wall will be at The Quality Inn in Gallipolis on Friday and Saturday.The display...

May 17th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Marauders win sectional title

Marauders win sectional title

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Running it back-to-back.The Meigs baseball team defeated the Adena Warriors at home 3-0 Thursday evening to win a Division I...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Point wins 4 titles on Day 1

Point wins 4 titles on Day 1

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — If Day 1 was any indication, the theme of this mid-week meet is going perfectly.The Point Pleasant track and field programs ...

May 19th, 2022 updated: May 19th, 2022. |  


Wahama returning to state

Wahama returning to state

HARTFORD, W.Va. — As the saying goes, defense wins championships.The Wahama softball team showed this in a 3-1 victory at home against the Man L...

May 18th, 2022 |  


Ohio district track meets begin

Ohio district track meets begin

And they are off and running.The ‘Buckeye’ side of the Ohio Valley Publishing area has hit full stride as all six area schools have scored...

May 18th, 2022 updated: May 18th, 2022. |  


Lady Falcons blank Man, 2-0

MAN, W.Va. — One more step until the big stage.The Wahama softball team started its regional campaign the right way with a 2-0 road win Tuesday ...

May 18th, 2022 updated: May 18th, 2022. |  


LIFE


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Shelter Pets of the Week
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Salon opens in Hartford
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PPJSHS hosts Transition Fair
Hannan FFA students awarded on state level

Hannan FFA students awarded on state level

ASHTON — Students in the Hannan Junior/Senior High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) took home first place honors during a recent competiti...

April 4th, 2022 |  


Shelter Pets of the Week

Shelter Pets of the Week

Roo Roo and Sally are this week’s Shelter Pets of the Week, available for adoption at the Mason County Animal Shelter. Adoption fees cover spay ...

April 1st, 2022 updated: April 1st, 2022. |  


Writers Guild pays tribute to Ingerick

POINT PLEASANT — Members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild met recently and shared various topics of conversation along with their latest writ...

March 30th, 2022 |  


Moose fundraiser benefits domestic violence shelter

Moose fundraiser benefits domestic violence shelter

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Moose Lodge #731’s recent charity benefit for Square One of Gallipolis, Ohio raised over $2,000.Severa...

March 23rd, 2022 |  


YLA students visit Charleston

YLA students visit Charleston

POINT PLEASANT — Local Mason County students returned from a three-day experience in Charleston with the Youth Leadership Association (YLA) 8th ...

March 23rd, 2022 |  


OPINION


Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

Search the Scriptures: A celebration of salvation

When God gave the Law to Israel, speaking from the mountain, proclaiming those edicts which would become known as the Ten Commandments, the book of Ex...

May 12th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

God’s Kids Korner: Filled with the Holy Spirit

Before Jesus returned to heaven to be with his Father, He told his disciples in John 14:12 that they would do even greater things than He had done whe...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Patiently wait on God

Patiently wait on God

One of the Psalmist wrote that he cried to God for deliverance from “innumerable evils.”Then, within the context of his experiences, he no...

May 12th, 2022 |  


Search the Scriptures: Reasonable people in unreasonable times

Search the Scriptures: Reasonable people in unreasonable times

It should not be surprising that this fallen world, being at odds as it is with its Creator, is a contentious realm filled with unhappiness, strife an...

May 5th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day

God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day

I am sure that all of you know that it is Mother’s Day this coming Sunday. You will probably give your mother a card or a present. Someplace on ...

May 5th, 2022 |  


The tribulations we experience are par for the course

The tribulations we experience are par for the course

Jesus Christ was very honest with us when He said that “in the world you shall have tribulation.” It is a literal truth that cannot be den...

May 5th, 2022 |  


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