NEWS


4:55 pm |    
Wahama Prom royalty crowned
11:31 am
Updated: 3:46 pm. |    
New equipment, sign erected at park
11:29 am
Updated: 3:47 pm. |    
‘Music in the Park’ series announced
Point Pleasant Prom royalty crowned

Point Pleasant Prom royalty crowned

Students at Point Pleasant High School and their invited guests celebrated the Junior-Senior Prom on Saturday evening, with the theme “A Knight ...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

Dinner cruise tickets now on sale

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant River Museum has announced plans for a dinner cruise on July 25 aboard the Belle of Cincinnati.The Di...

May 16th, 2022 |  


City Council discusses summer projects, events

POINT PLEASANT — The city of Point Pleasant held their regular city council meeting last week at city hall.Present during the meeting were Mayor...

May 16th, 2022 |  


1 death, 74 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 74 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

May 13th, 2022 |  


Mason County Memories… Main Street plans historic home tour

Have you ever wondered what’s inside of some of the most historic and beautiful homes in our area, homes often only seen from a distance? To exp...

May 13th, 2022 |  


New equipment, sign erected at park

New equipment, sign erected at park

MASON — The Town of Mason recently placed a sign at the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park in recognition of Northbend Church of ...

May 13th, 2022 updated: May 13th, 2022. |  


SPORTS


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Wahama wins sectional title
Wahama wins sectional title

Wahama wins sectional title

MASON, W.Va. — From the brink of elimination, these Falcons soared.The Wahama baseball team completed a 2-game comeback against the Ravenswood R...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Warriors rally late, slip past Rio Grande

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — William Jessup (Calif.) University got a pair of big plays late — one with the bat and the other with the glove R...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Blue Devils fall in extras, 2-1

Blue Devils fall in extras, 2-1

CENTENARY, Ohio — Things were about as even as they could be through nine innings … and then came the 10th.Bryce Parsons delivered a 1-out...

May 17th, 2022 |  


White Falcons force Game 3

White Falcons force Game 3

RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. — A loss avenged, with some dingers hit along the way.The Wahama baseball team took down the Ravenswood Red Devils on the road...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Redmen, Lady Hornets win OVC track titles

SOUTH POINT, Ohio — There wasn’t much of a quantity, so the quality real shined through.The Gallia Academy track and field teams set a pai...

May 15th, 2022 |  


LIFE


12:44 pm |    
Shelter Pets of the Week
10:37 am |    
Salon opens in Hartford
12:11 pm |    
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


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Patiently wait on God
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 |  


Search the Scriptures: The Lord’s compassionate command

Search the Scriptures: The Lord’s compassionate command

The heart of Jesus is a heart full of compassion for those who are suffering, even when that suffering is the fault of the one being afflicted and eve...

April 28th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Don’t worry!

God’s Kids Korner: Don’t worry!

Have you ever had to stay with a new babysitter while your parents went somewhere for the day or evening? You were nervous and a little bit scared pro...

April 28th, 2022 |  


Shadows sometimes stand on the soul

Shadows sometimes stand on the soul

The following is a repeat of a thought I wrote about several years back:Everything tangible casts a shadow. We often find ourselves positioned in prox...

April 28th, 2022 |  


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