NEWS


5:48 pm
Updated: 8:36 pm. |    
‘Home for the Holidays’ concert
3:50 pm
Updated: 6:25 pm. |    
Veith named ‘Officer of the Year’
Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

OHIO VALLEY — The Saturday following Thanksgiving has become one of the most important shopping days of the year, particularly in small towns su...

November 25th, 2021 |  


FRN updated on events, organizations… Mason Co. Family Christmas Dec. 11

FRN updated on events, organizations… Mason Co. Family Christmas Dec. 11

POINT PLEASANT — The Family Resource Network (FRN) recently held its monthly meeting, getting updates from organizations across the county and d...

November 25th, 2021 |  


‘Black Friday’ event today at Animal Shelter… Prizes, adoptions, visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus

‘Black Friday’ event today at Animal Shelter… Prizes, adoptions, visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Mason County Animal Shelter is holding a special Black Friday event and fundraiser today from 1 to 4 p.m. at the she...

November 25th, 2021 updated: November 25th, 2021. |  


Reported fatal shooting under investigation… Suspect in custody

Reported fatal shooting under investigation… Suspect in custody

LETART, W.Va. — One person is dead and one is in custody following a fatal shooting early Wednesday morning, according to Mason County Sheriff C...

November 24th, 2021 updated: November 25th, 2021. |  


Marching towards a dream

Marching towards a dream

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — When the 95th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade steps off at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 Point Pleasant High ...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


Prevention Coalition updated on trainings, events

Prevention Coalition updated on trainings, events

POINT PLEASANT — The Prevention Coalition recently held its monthly meeting giving updates and discussing future Naloxone trainings.Ronie Wheele...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Blue Angels best Pike Eastern, 53-45

BEAVER, Ohio — The Gallia Academy girls basketball team scored a road victory, besting the Pike Eastern Lady Eagles 53-45 Saturday evening.The B...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Eagles fall at River Valley, 59-45

BIDWELL, Ohio — Things were pretty much even … except for that second period.The River Valley boys basketball team used an 18-3 second qua...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Western Kentucky tops Herd, 53-21

Western Kentucky tops Herd, 53-21

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The wheels fell off.The Marshall football team will not be playing for a conference championship next weekend after a 53-21 ...

November 27th, 2021 updated: November 27th, 2021. |  


Blue Devils outlast Meigs, 60-49

Blue Devils outlast Meigs, 60-49

CENTENARY, Ohio — Even without the big man, the Blue Devils were still too hot to handle.The Gallia Academy boys basketball team shot 49 percent...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Tornadoes topple Miller, 83-67

Tornadoes topple Miller, 83-67

RACINE, Ohio — The winds blew the way of the Tornadoes.The Southern boys basketball team opened its 2021-22 season with a 83-67 home win against...

November 27th, 2021 |  


LIFE


3:30 pm
Updated: 4:28 pm. |    
50-year high school class reunion held
3:06 pm |    
PPPS Students of the Month

Writers Guild members discuss latest projects

At a recent meeting of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild, in response to the question, “Who wrote something about ‘Back When?’”...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Catching up with the Wahama Class of 1956

Catching up with the Wahama Class of 1956

Over the past 65 years, the 1956 Wahama classmates have stayed in touch with letters, cards, and telephone contact. Dr. Thomas Vance, Ph.D., organized...

October 1st, 2021 |  


Camp Conley CEOS Club news

The Camp Conley Community Education Outreach Service (CEOS) Club held its August meeting at the Church of God Ministry Center. The pledges were led by...

September 24th, 2021 |  


‘Yards of the Month’ recognized

Tu-Endie-Wei Garden Club “Yards of the Month” for September are:Ward 1: 1576 Neal Road, Henry and Marilyn Fetty;Ward 2: 608 Shawnee Trail,...

September 10th, 2021 |  


WCD funds $126K of conservation practice for local farmers

Applications for conservation practices were taken by the Western Conservation District (WCD) in June.According to a news release from WCD, this has r...

September 10th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Search the Scriptures: Hospitality to strangers

Search the Scriptures: Hospitality to strangers

Amongst the virtues commended to Christians in God’s word, few are so neglected in our day and age as that of hospitality. But if it is neglecte...

November 18th, 2021 |  


When scripture came to life…

When scripture came to life…

“Deceitful bow” is one of those curious Bible references found in Hosea 7:16. God refers to the people of Israel as being like a “de...

November 18th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Christ the King

God’s Kids Korner: Christ the King

What do you want to be when you grow up? A teacher, a policeman, a lawyer, a doctor, or a nurse? There are so many jobs from which to choose. How do w...

November 18th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Punctuality and patience

Search the Scriptures: Punctuality and patience

Do we allow God’s Word to change the way we interact with the world around us, or do we try to read God’s Word so as to validate those thi...

November 11th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: His day is coming

God’s Kids Korner: His day is coming

Everyone has and uses calendars all the time, so we know the month and date. I bet you even have some special dates marked on your family’s cale...

November 11th, 2021 |  


The solution to problems is Jesus Christ

The solution to problems is Jesus Christ

This is a critical principle to which as a minister of the Gospel I am a staunch proponent. Jesus Christ is able to settle the problems we have. But, ...

November 11th, 2021 |  


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