NEWS


6:59 pm |    
Remembering 9/11
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‘Until they come home’
83 new cases reported… Stats for Mason, Meigs, Gallia

83 new cases reported… Stats for Mason, Meigs, Gallia

OHIO VALLEY — An additional 83 new cases were reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Thursday.In Mason County, the West Virginia Departm...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Governor: Record hospitalizations continue

Governor: Record hospitalizations continue

CHARLESTON — Earlier this week during a press briefing, Gov. Jim Justice reported that West Virginia has once again set a new record number of C...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Akin joins PVH team

Akin joins PVH team

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Regional Health Center at Pleasant Valley Hospital recently welcomed Jay Akin, M.D., to its medical staff as a famil...

September 15th, 2021 |  


School Board amends quarantine policy

School Board amends quarantine policy

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Students and staff returned to school Thursday with an adjusted quarantine policy in place after a 4-1 vote by the Mason...

September 15th, 2021 updated: September 16th, 2021. |  


98 new cases reported… Stats for Mason, Meigs, Gallia

98 new cases reported… Stats for Mason, Meigs, Gallia

OHIO VALLEY — An additional 98 new cases were reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Wednesday.In Mason County, the West Virginia Depart...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Moose Lodge, Shriners team up

Moose Lodge, Shriners team up

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant Moose Lodge #731 and the Gallipolis Shrine Club are hosting a variety of fundraisers, including the 1...

September 15th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


8:52 am |    
Heartbreak for the Herd
Tornadoes topple Golden Eagles, 73-36

Tornadoes topple Golden Eagles, 73-36

RACINE, Ohio — These Eagles were no match for winds of this magnitude.The Southern football team blew out the Belpre Golden Eagles 73-36 at home...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Meigs marches past Raiders, 27-6

BIDWELL, Ohio — Meigs took advantage of five River Valley turnovers to defeat the Raiders 27-6 Friday night in Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Divisi...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Lady Knights win tri-match

Lady Knights win tri-match

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Who can’t resist a 2-for-1 special?The Point Pleasant High School volleyball team went 2-0 in a tri meet at home, ...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Black Knights shut out Panthers, 8-0

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant High School boys soccer team trounced the Lincoln County Panthers 8-0 at home Thursday evening.The Bl...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Ragin’ Cajuns roll past Ohio, 49-14

Ragin’ Cajuns roll past Ohio, 49-14

LAFAYETTE, La. — Not exactly the place to try and end this voodoo.The Ohio University football team fell to 0-3 for the first time in 13 years f...

September 17th, 2021 updated: September 17th, 2021. |  


LIFE


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Browning earns Black Belt

Camp Conley CEOS news

The Camp Conley Community Education Outreach Service (CEOS) Club members drove to Rio Grande, Ohio, for dinner prior to their July meeting. After each...

August 10th, 2021 |  


Mason County CEOS meet

The Mason County Community Educational Outreach Service (CEOS) met on July 13 at the activity building of the First Church of God in New Haven. The Av...

August 6th, 2021 |  


Writers’ Guild takes humor in stride

POINT PLEASANT — At a recent meeting, Patrecia Gray of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild opened with prayer. She then asked the members to list t...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


The Town of Mason held a Clean-Up Day at the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park recently. About 25 townspeople, along with members of t...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Wahama Alumni award scholarships

Although the Wahama Alumni banquet had to be canceled this year, the alumni awarded $5,400 in scholarships to graduating seniors. These scholarships w...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Camp Conley CEOS Club news

POINT PLEASANT — The Camp Conley Community Education Outreach Service (CEOS) Club held its June meeting at the Courthouse Annex with social dist...

July 16th, 2021 |  


OPINION


12:41 pm |    
Sin repetition is not good
Cross Words: The effect of grace

Cross Words: The effect of grace

Does the grace of God have an effect in your life?The apostle Paul writes, “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your...

September 16th, 2021 |  


Reinventing ways to volunteer

Isolation was one of the hardest situations of the COVID-19 Pandemic. There was the social suggestion to “Just Stay At Home” and the virus...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Confession is not necessarily just good for the soul

Confession is not necessarily just good for the soul

A couple of the brothers and their families were with us recently. Terry fixed a good evening meal. The fellowship was good.As we sat reflecting on li...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Knowledge and the temptation to be like God

Search the Scriptures: Knowledge and the temptation to be like God

In the book of Genesis, we read concerning the temptation of Eve. Placed in the garden with her husband, Adam, she was blessed with access to every so...

September 10th, 2021 |  


Cross Words: Characteristics of kingdom living

Cross Words: Characteristics of kingdom living

In our Americanized way of thinking, we usually answer that question with things like a nice home, a stable relationship, and a steady job with a good...

September 10th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: A lesson on Psalm 23

God’s Kids Korner: A lesson on Psalm 23

I know most of you have heard Psalm 23. It is probably the best known and most beloved of the Psalms. It was written by King David. When he was a boy,...

September 10th, 2021 |  


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