NEWS


Engineering firm chosen for Clifton water extension project

MASON — An engineering firm has been chosen for the Clifton water extension project, it was told at the most recent meeting of the Mason Town Co...

April 12th, 2021 |  


Building upon the engine of education

Building upon the engine of education

GALLIPOLIS — A Gallipolis native and his Columbus-based company were recently featured in The New York Times.Tim Spurlock, a 1986 graduate from ...

April 12th, 2021 |  


West Virginia lawmakers approve needle exchange regulations

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia bill that would regulate needle exchange programs gained final approval in the Republican-controlled le...

April 12th, 2021 |  


West Virginia lawmakers approve needle exchange regulations

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia bill that would regulate needle exchange programs gained final approval in the Republican-controlled le...

April 12th, 2021 |  


Lawmakers pass $4.5 billion budget, cuts to colleges

Lawmakers pass $4.5 billion budget, cuts to colleges

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers approved a $4.5 billion budget on Saturday that leaves the state’s two top universities w...

April 12th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Monday softball roundup
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Monday baseball roundup
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Weekend baseball roundup

RedStorm takes series finale from Brescia

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Jesse Watson hit a pair of two-run doubles to lead the University of Rio Grande in a 5-2 win over Brescia University, Monday ...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant tops Pioneers, 83-70

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Firing on all cylinders.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team had its second-highest point total of the season on Mond...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Rio Grande sports roundup

Harris fuels RedStorm men at Centre TwilightDANVILLE, Ky. — Spencer Harris recorded two third-place showings and was part of a runner-up relay u...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Weekend track and field roundup

Eastern, River Valley, South Gallia at WellstonThe Eastern girls and Waterford boys came away with top honors on Saturday during the 2021 Golden Rocke...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Weekend baseball roundup

Weekend baseball roundup

Ironton 7, Gallia Academy 4The Gallia Academy baseball team dropped a 7-4 decision to Ohio Valley Conference guest Ironton on Friday in Centenary. The...

April 12th, 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