NEWS


5:01 pm |    
Bikes, BBQ, and…Bluegrass
11:06 pm |    
The Toll House
5:43 pm |    
Counting their blessings
11:59 pm |    
Loving Valentine’s Day
River crests lowered

River crests lowered

OHIO VALLEY — The sunshine returned on Wednesday afternoon, bringing with it a brighter forecast when it comes to river crest predictions across...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Educational fun at the library set

Educational fun at the library set

MASON COUNTY — After their early dismissal from school this coming Monday, students will have an opportunity for a fun and educational filled af...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Mason County native’s martial arts initiative

Mason County native’s martial arts initiative

POINT PLEASANT — A Point Pleasant native is looking to bring a new style of martial arts to the area and offer free classes.Chet Horton, America...

February 12th, 2019 |  


Planning continues for Point Fourth of July celebration

POINT PLEASANT — Point Pleasant City Council recently met discussing plans for the upcoming Fourth of July celebration.Council members in attend...

February 12th, 2019 updated: February 13th, 2019. |  


‘Journey of Hope’

‘Journey of Hope’

NEW HAVEN — A number of students at New Haven Elementary School are on a new journey, although they are not even leaving the building.“Jou...

February 12th, 2019 |  


Area under flood warning: Latest river crest predictions

Area under flood warning: Latest river crest predictions

OHIO VALLEY — As of Tuesday afternoon, the National Weather Service issued a flood warning for Gallia, Meigs and Mason counties and the Ohio Riv...

February 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


2:50 pm |    
Hannan tops Knights, 94-48
Lady Generals oust Gallia Academy, 54-11

Lady Generals oust Gallia Academy, 54-11

WELLSTON, Ohio — Alas, no upset to be had.The Gallia Academy girls basketball team had its 2018-19 campaign come to a close on Thursday in Jacks...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Point Pleasant surges past Bison, 70-64

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Peaking at just the right time.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team used a 16-8 third quarter surge to ultimately pul...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Rio Grande women survive Fighting Scots

Rio Grande women survive Fighting Scots

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — If Tuesday night’s home finale for the University of Rio Grande women’s basketball team were a motion picture, it...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Lady Flyers slip past South Gallia, 35-33 OT

Lady Flyers slip past South Gallia, 35-33 OT

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Lady Rebels simply found themselves on the wrong end of a fantastic finish.As the final seconds of overtime ran off the ...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Miller ousts Lady Tornadoes, 43-22

Miller ousts Lady Tornadoes, 43-22

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — As it turned out, the third time wasn’t the charm.The No. 10 seed Southern girls basketball team met with seventh-seed...

February 14th, 2019 |  


LIFE


RVHS first semester honor roll

RVHS first semester honor roll

BIDWELL — River Valley High School recently released its firs semester honor roll students listing.Freshman – Allison Arrowood, Morrisa Ba...

February 7th, 2019 |  


Washington Elementary Honor Roll

Washington Elementary Honor Roll

GALLIPOLIS — Washington Elementary Principal, Helenlu Morgan, has announced the students who have made the Honor Roll for the second-nine weeks ...

February 7th, 2019 |  


PPPS students of the month

PPPS students of the month

Students of the Month for January were recently chosen at Point Pleasant Primary School (PPPS) by their teachers. The students had lunch with their Pr...

February 7th, 2019 |  


Rio announces Dean’s List

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College are proud to announce the students who have been recognized for the F...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


Rio announces Merit List

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College are proud to announce the students who have been recognized for the F...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


New Haven Elementary honor roll

NEW HAVEN — New Haven Elementary recognizes students for making honor roll and achieving perfect attendance for the second nine weeks.The follow...

February 6th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Give a hug before the goodbye comes

Give a hug before the goodbye comes

The Mrs. had ailed consistently in recent years. As a matter of fact, she had just gotten home from another stay in the hospital. From her bed, she ca...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: ‘None of Self and All of Thee’

Search the Scriptures: ‘None of Self and All of Thee’

“None of Self and All of Thee” was a hymn written by Theodore Monod in 1874 and it has well expressed these many years the spiritual strug...

February 14th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Happily ever after

God’s Kids Korner: Happily ever after

I know we all have read many, many fairy tales that end with the phrase, “And they lived happily ever after.” In this week’s Bible v...

February 14th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: The source of confidence

Cross Words: The source of confidence

I can relate to Jeremiah.He writes, “Now the word of the LORD came to me, saying, ‘Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before ...

February 14th, 2019 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: Thoughts of love

A Grandparent’s Voice: Thoughts of love

Bump ba da da, (one note down) bump ba da da, (another note down) bump ba da da, (up one note) bump ba da da. Oh, come on, you know the song. I’...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Here’s to you, Mr. Robinson

Here’s to you, Mr. Robinson

One of my childhood heroes, Frank Robinson, died last week.Frank’s name might not be all that familiar to young people today. But to me back in ...

February 13th, 2019 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA