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Seniors receive food assistance

Seniors receive food assistance

MASON COUNTY — Over 75 boxes of food were distributed to senior citizens across Mason County last week through a new program by the Department o...

May 25th, 2022 |  


PVH installs medication disposal bin

PVH installs medication disposal bin

POINT PLEASANT — In conjunction with the Mason County Prevention Coalition, Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has launched an initiative to keep ha...

May 25th, 2022 |  


‘In Flanders Fields’

‘In Flanders Fields’

OHIO VALLEY — As Memorial Day approaches, paper poppies begin appearing across the United States. Veterans set up at various sites the week befo...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Early voting begins in New Haven

NEW HAVEN — Early voting in the New Haven municipal election began today and will continue through June 4.Voting will take place at the town hal...

May 24th, 2022 |  


Wahama inducts NHS members, recognizes seniors

Wahama inducts NHS members, recognizes seniors

The Wahama National Honor Society recognized the graduating seniors during an induction ceremony at the school recently. Pictured, from left, are Oliv...

May 24th, 2022 |  


2 win state essay contest

2 win state essay contest

Two Wahama High School eighth graders placed in the County Commission Association of West Virginia essay contest recently, including Maverick Painter,...

May 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Dragons shut down Meigs, 3-0
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4 Blue Angels named All-OVC

Woodson advances to D-2 state meet

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — They didn’t get much in … just the most important parts.Both the boys and girls divisions of the 2022 Division I...

May 27th, 2022 |  


Lady Falcons flying high

Lady Falcons flying high

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Nothing could rain on these girls’ parade.On a rainy Thursday afternoon, the Wahama softball team defeated the P...

May 27th, 2022 updated: May 27th, 2022. |  


Lady Falcons win it all … again

Lady Falcons win it all … again

Just as sweet the second time around. The Wahama softball team captured the program’s second straight WVSSAC Class A championship on Friday afte...

May 26th, 2022 |  


D-3 regional meet begins

D-3 regional meet begins

LONDONDERRY, Ohio — The third time was a charm … literally a charm.Southern senior Kayla Evans need three chances to clear the 5 feet, 2 i...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Meigs-Fairland moved to noon Friday

Meigs-Fairland moved to noon Friday

Due to the current and impending inclement weather within the area, the Division III district baseball championship game between Meigs and Fairland at...

May 26th, 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


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Search the Scriptures: The feast commanded

Search the Scriptures: The feast commanded

Under the Law of Moses, in addition to the weekly observance of the Sabbath Day, there were seven annual celebrations which God gave to the people of ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday

God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday

This Sunday, May 22, we celebrate something called the Trinity. It’s another special day in the life of the church that we remember. It’s ...

May 19th, 2022 |  


Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

Christ defangs the bite of prejudice

The major biting shortcoming of co-existence among the people of varying ethnic, racial, social, and religious characteristics has to do with prejudic...

May 19th, 2022 |  


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 |  


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