NEWS


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‘In Flanders Fields’
2 win state essay contest

2 win state essay contest

Two Wahama High School eighth graders placed in the County Commission Association of West Virginia essay contest recently, including Maverick Painter,...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Hannan band participates in competition

Hannan band participates in competition

Members of the Hannan Wildcat Junior/Senior High School Band participated in the Music in the Parks Festival on Saturday near King’s Island, whe...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Outdoor Youth Expo returns

Outdoor Youth Expo returns

POINT PLEASANT — Two days, 50 bicycles, snakes, and hundreds of kids.Put them all together and you have the Mason County Outdoor Youth Expo, hel...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Wahama presents spring concert

Wahama presents spring concert

The Wahama Concert Choir, under the direction of Rachel Reynolds, performed during the Spring Concert Showcase at the school on Sunday. Several of Rey...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Candlelight vigil to be held for missing woman

Candlelight vigil to be held for missing woman

POINT PLEASANT — A candlelight vigil for Grace Allison Smith, who has been missing since Feb. 23, will be held Thursday, 8 p.m., on the steps of...

May 20th, 2022 |  


123 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

123 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 20th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Wahama wins 2, back in final
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Point champs discuss titles
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Wahama wins Region IV crown
Meigs marches past Pirates, 10-2

Meigs marches past Pirates, 10-2

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — The Pirates might have considered it a wild ride, but the Marauders found this journey to be some rather smooth sailing.The ...

May 24th, 2022 updated: May 25th, 2022. |  


Familiar faces await Wahama

Familiar faces await Wahama

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Until last year, it took forever for the Lady Falcons to reach the state tournament.The defending champs didn’t ...

May 24th, 2022 |  


White Falcons mercy Man, 10-0

White Falcons mercy Man, 10-0

MASON, W.Va. — One more win, and it’s off to Charleston.The Wahama baseball team started its regional play in a big way, with a 10-0 home ...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Ohio teams headed to regionals

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — And they’re moving on up.Gallia Academy, Meigs and River Valley all had athletes advance to the regional level last we...

May 23rd, 2022 |  


Locals land 18 on TVC Hocking teams

The Ohio Valley Publishing area landed 18 total selections on the All-Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division baseball and softball teams for the 2022 ...

May 22nd, 2022 updated: May 23rd, 2022. |  


Wahama’s Gerlach wins 2 titles

Wahama’s Gerlach wins 2 titles

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One competitor. Two medals.Wahama junior Rowen Gerlach became the first member of the boys track and field team to win an in...

May 22nd, 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


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Feel bad?
Search the Scriptures: The feast commanded

Search the Scriptures: The feast commanded

Under the Law of Moses, in addition to the weekly observance of the Sabbath Day, there were seven annual celebrations which God gave to the people of ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday

God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday

This Sunday, May 22, we celebrate something called the Trinity. It’s another special day in the life of the church that we remember. It’s ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

The major biting shortcoming of co-existence among the people of varying ethnic, racial, social, and religious characteristics has to do with prejudic...

May 19th, 2022 |  


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 |  


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