Prevention coalition updates

Prevention coalition updates

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Prevention Coalition met on Tuesday afternoon with special visitors in attendance discussing the current Stude...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Town of Mason curtails excess spending

Town of Mason curtails excess spending

MASON — Members of the Mason Town Council have vowed to curtail excess spending in an effort to not exceed income during the present fiscal year...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Mason County Memories: Bend Area hauntings

Mason County Memories: Bend Area hauntings

It’s October, and you know what that means! Battle Days, fall colors, harvest festivals, apple cider, pumpkin everything, and of course, Hallowe...

October 18th, 2019 |  



This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia....

October 18th, 2019 |  


Mason Harvest Festival scenes

Mason Harvest Festival scenes

A professional chainsaw carver from the Mason Dixon Boys, LLC is pictured as he begins carving a black bear at the Mason Harvest Festival Saturday.Pet...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Breast Cancer Awareness edition inside Friday’s newspaper

Breast Cancer Awareness edition inside Friday’s newspaper

OHIO VALLEY — Inside today’s newspaper is Ohio Valley Publishing’s annual Breast Cancer Awareness special edition.Each year, the sta...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Owning the unexpected

Owning the unexpected

GALLIA COUNTY — Jodie Penrod is a woman who wears many hats and she will tell you that is a figurative and literal statement.She is a working mo...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Lessons learned on my cancer journey

Lesson one: The importance of regular, yearly checkups.There are many illnesses that have successful outcomes if diagnosed and treated early, and brea...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Gathering in the name of hope

Gathering in the name of hope

POINT PLEASANT — “A tradition began on Oct. 2 in 1995, on that day West Virginia celebrated their first Breast Cancer Awareness Day, a day...

October 17th, 2019 |  


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 |