NEWS


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Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

Williams arrives on Memorial Day… Medal of Honor recipient to keynote ceremony

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Hershel “Woody” Williams will be the keynote speaker at this year’s...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Trolling on the river

Trolling on the river

Catfish anglers from several states traveled to the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers at Gallipolis, Ohio on Saturday for a King Kat Tournament Trail event pres...

May 10th, 2021 |  


‘Clean Up Day’ set for Saturday

‘Clean Up Day’ set for Saturday

POINT PLEASANT — The countywide clean-up day is this Saturday, May 15 at the Mason County Career Center.Items will be accepted on Saturday from ...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Wahama Prom Royalty chosen

Wahama Prom Royalty chosen

It was a “Night Under the Stars” at Wahama High School Saturday evening, as the Junior/Senior Prom was held in the school gymnasium. Royal...

May 10th, 2021 |  


The power of prayer… Observing National Day of Prayer

The power of prayer… Observing National Day of Prayer

POINT PLEASANT — The 70th annual National Day of Prayer once again featured a local observance in Mason County which focused on this year’...

May 7th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Asbury eliminates RedStorm from RSC baseball tournament

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Kaiden Zacharias’s two-out, two-run single capped a three-run seventh inning rally and lifted Asbury University to a 7...

May 11th, 2021 |  


Lady Falcons blank Ritchie County, 5-0

Lady Falcons blank Ritchie County, 5-0

The Lady Falcons won the battle of unbeatens on Friday in Mason County, defeating Little Kanawha Conference guest Ritchie County 5-0. Wahama (8-0, 6-0...

May 10th, 2021 |  


White Falcons fall to Winfield, 17-7

The Wahama baseball team trailed by a single run after five innings, but Winfield scored nine unanswered over the last two frames for the 17-7 non-con...

May 10th, 2021 updated: May 10th, 2021. |  


Locals compete at Wood Invite

Locals compete at Wood Invite

The Winfield girls and Cabell Midland boys came away with top honors on Friday night at the 2021 Paul Wood Invitational held at Ohio Valley Bank Track...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Wahama blasts Blue Devils, 10-0

Wahama blasts Blue Devils, 10-0

The Wahama baseball team allowed just one hit on Thursday at Claflin Stadium, defeating Little Kanawha Conference guest St. Mary’s 10-0 in five ...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Eagles rally past Rio in RSC Baseball opener

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Second-seeded Asbury University scored three times in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally past No. 5 seed University of...

May 7th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Writers Guild contemplates the fate of Cinderella

POINT PLEASANT — In the days before radio, movies and television, stories of fair damsels in distress being rescued by Knights in Shining Armor,...

April 19th, 2021 |  


New pastor for Church of Christ in Christian Union

New pastor for Church of Christ in Christian Union

The Church of Christ in Christian Union on Main Street in Point Pleasant recently welcomed a new pastor. Pastor Bud Clonch, and wife Shelly, pictured,...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Wahama honor roll

The following Wahama Junior/Senior High School students were placed on the honor roll for the third nine weeks, according to Principal Melissa VanMete...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Point Pleasant Writers Guild resumes meetings

POINT PLEASANT — Members of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild met on March 3 following a long absence due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Included i...

March 16th, 2021 |  


‘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 |  


OPINION


Preachers bear a heavy load

Preachers bear a heavy load

When preachers have a message to deliver, it involves more of a load on the preacher than church goers consider. Prophet Malachi referred to as “...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: A theology of marriage

Cross Words: A theology of marriage

A girl in a white dress walks down the aisle. Beautiful music plays in the background. A man, beaming with excitement, awaits her on the other side. T...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

Search the Scriptures: An increasing faith

A certain Roman centurion, stationed in Capernaum had a servant who was very ill and, hearing of Jesus, he asked the local Jewish elders to plead with...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

A Hunger for More: The rewards are real and eternal

I truly believe that much of the point of your and my existence today is that we, as God’s children by faith in Jesus Christ, live our lives in ...

April 29th, 2021 |  


A scriptural and spiritual perspective on problems

A scriptural and spiritual perspective on problems

We know the story about Jonah. God tabbed Jonah to preach to the people of Nineveh that they should repent or incur the judgment of God. But, Jonah re...

April 29th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: A theology of work

Cross Words: A theology of work

Work is not the result of sin in the world.The Bible says, “Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them. And on the s...

April 29th, 2021 |  


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