NEWS


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‘In Flanders Fields’
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2 win state essay contest
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 |  


Commissioners make donation to river museum

Commissioners make donation to river museum

Members of the Mason County Commission recently presented a $10,000 donation to the future home of the Point Pleasant River Museum and Lakin Ray Cook ...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Mason Council discusses auction, community service

MASON — Street sweeping, an upcoming auction, and a community service opportunity were all discussed when members of the Mason Town Council held...

May 20th, 2022 |  


Hannan Prom royalty crowned

Hannan Prom royalty crowned

Hannan High School students and their invited guests recently attended the Junior-Senior Prom. Royalty crowned during the evening were Queen Allie Cad...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Summer feeding program available for children

MASON COUNTY — The Mason County Board of Education Office of Child Nutrition announces their sponsorship of the federally funded Summer Food Ser...

May 18th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Point champs discuss titles
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Wahama wins Region IV crown
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Updated: 1:04 am. |    
Meigs marches past Pirates, 10-2
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 |  


Lady Wildcats compete at state meet

Lady Wildcats compete at state meet

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Not very often you get to compete for a state title.The Hannan girls track and field team had one individual and one relay t...

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


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 |  


Search the Scriptures: Reasonable people in unreasonable times

Search the Scriptures: Reasonable people in unreasonable times

It should not be surprising that this fallen world, being at odds as it is with its Creator, is a contentious realm filled with unhappiness, strife an...

May 5th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day

God’s Kids Korner: Happy Mother’s Day

I am sure that all of you know that it is Mother’s Day this coming Sunday. You will probably give your mother a card or a present. Someplace on ...

May 5th, 2022 |  


The tribulations we experience are par for the course

The tribulations we experience are par for the course

Jesus Christ was very honest with us when He said that “in the world you shall have tribulation.” It is a literal truth that cannot be den...

May 5th, 2022 |  


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