NEWS


Finding the ‘warrior’ within

Finding the ‘warrior’ within

ROCKSPRINGS — For the last few years, a “Breast Cancer Warrior” has been honored at the Meigs High School Volley for the Cure game. ...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Upcoming events set for FRN

Upcoming events set for FRN

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Family Resource Network (FRN) met on Tuesday afternoon discussing the members’ upcoming events.Teen Inst...

October 17th, 2019 |  


MOVC to celebrate 25th anniversary

MOVC to celebrate 25th anniversary

POINT PLEASANT — Marshall University’s Mid-Ohio Valley Center (MOVC) has been in operation for 25 years and this coming Monday a celebrati...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Holzer Wound Care Center ribbon cutting set

Holzer Wound Care Center ribbon cutting set

GALLIPOLIS — Holzer Health System announces the addition of Holzer Wound Care Center® to the Gallipolis campus at 100 Jackson Pike, Gallipo...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Benefit planned for McConihay

Benefit planned for McConihay

POINT PLEASANT — Members of the Mason County Fair Board and the Mason County 4-H Leaders are joining together to hold a special benefit bingo ni...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Fort Randolph’s Harvest Fest set for Oct. 26

Fort Randolph’s Harvest Fest set for Oct. 26

POINT PLEASANT — Halloween season is in full swing and one way to celebrate this month is to visit Fort Randolph on its special open date.On Sat...

October 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Week 8 prep football scores

WEST VIRGINIABerkeley Springs 40, Hampshire 12Bluefield 35, Tazewell, Va. 7Braxton County 21, Grafton 14Bridgeport 49, Elkins 14Buffalo 13, Tolsia 6Ca...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Blue Devils blast Rock Hill, 48-7

PEDRO, Ohio — Spreading the wealth.The Gallia Academy football team had 11 different players touch the ball on offense on Friday night in Lawren...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Eagles roll past Miller, 49-14

HEMLOCK, Ohio — Connect four complete.The Eastern football team won its fourth straight decision on Friday in Perry County, with the Eagles defe...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Vikings blank River Valley, 30-0

McARTHUR, Ohio — Another night of offensive struggles.The River Valley football team was held scoreless for a third consecutive game as host Vin...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Wildcats scratch Southern, 42-12

Wildcats scratch Southern, 42-12

RACINE, Ohio —The Tornadoes simply dug themselves into a hole too deep to escape.The Southern football team trailed Tri-Valley Conference Hockin...

October 19th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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PPYFL scores, schedule

Managing winter heating costs

Columbia Gas is encouraging customers to prepare for the upcoming winter heating season by taking control of their home energy costs. Assistance is av...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Writers Guild hosts guests

Writers Guild hosts guests

The Point Pleasant Writers Guild had not one, but three guest speakers at its last meeting, Melecio P. Simon, Jr., also known as Dr. Mel, Mea Enrico o...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Livestock report

GALLIPOLIS — The latest livestock report as submitted by United Producers, Inc., 357 Jackson Pike, Gallipolis, Ohio, 740-446-9696.Date of Sale: ...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Leon Luckies celebrate ‘National 4-H Week’

Leon Luckies celebrate ‘National 4-H Week’

The Leon Luckies kicked off National 4-H Week, which is from Oct. 6-12, by presenting all Leon Elementary students in grades kindergarten-sixth grades...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Gallia Legislative Town Hall

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce, along with Holzer Medical Center, will host the 2019 Gallia County Chamber Legislative Town ...

October 9th, 2019 |  


OPINION


God’s Kids Korner: Never give up

God’s Kids Korner: Never give up

Can you remember a time when you wanted something? I mean REALLY wanted something so much that you thought you could not live without it? It might hav...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: God still requires acceptable worship

Cross Words: God still requires acceptable worship

The book of Leviticus is a challenging read. It’s a detailed history describing the priesthood, offerings, sacrifices, and other laws given by G...

October 17th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: Spirituality is a practical affair

A Hunger for More: Spirituality is a practical affair

Spirituality is a practical affair. Does that sound like a strange statement? Often, when talking about spiritual things with people, someone will exp...

October 17th, 2019 |  


She was more than just a dog

She was more than just a dog

The air has turned crisp as the sun rises and sets each day, and my yard is filled with leaves from a gigantic maple tree that stands behind my house,...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Breasts and a need to know

Breasts and a need to know

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I know the stories of survivors of this disease as well as the stories of several women who did not live. An...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Hostas are problem-solvers for shade

Hostas are problem-solvers for shade

Hosta is a perennial foliage plant so well known and widely planted that many gardeners take it for granted. There are over 3000 named varieties, all ...

October 14th, 2019 |  


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