Prosecutor and Sheriff to host town hall meeting

Prosecutor and Sheriff to host town hall meeting

POINT PLEASANT — Mason County Prosecuting Attorney Seth S. Gaskins and Mason County Sheriff Corey J. Miller recently announced their offices wil...

February 26th, 2021 |  


COVID death reported in Meigs … Latest cases reported across area

OHIO VALLEY — The Meigs County Health Department reported one additional COVID-19 related death on Friday, a person in the 80-89 age range.Five ...

February 26th, 2021 |  


The Underground Railroad – Gallia and Meigs counties, Part 1

OHIO VALLEY — The Underground Railroad reached its peak in the 1850’s, and has become synonymous with the battle to end slavery.This vast ...

February 26th, 2021 |  



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....

February 26th, 2021 |  


Labor unions threaten legal action over access at West Virginia Capitol

This story was originally published by Mountain State Spotlight. For more stories from Mountain State Spotlight, visit www.mountainstatespotlight.org....

February 26th, 2021 updated: February 26th, 2021. |  


COVID-19 bill must drop minimum wage hike, arbiter decides

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate parliamentarian dealt a potentially lethal blow Thursday to Democrats’ drive to hike the minimum wage, decidi...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Mason County Memories… Arsenal of democracy

Mason County Memories… Arsenal of democracy

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt said in 1940, “We must be the great arsenal of democracy” in a speech calling for materiel support for...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Free coloring contest offered

POINT PLEASANT — Traditional coloring contests have returned to downtown with Babies ‘N Beyond Children’s Consignment store offering...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Over 700 without power in Mason Co.

Over 700 without power in Mason Co.

CHARLESTON — Though the recent snow and ice storms are memories for many, as of Thursday afternoon, 717 customers in Mason County were still rep...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Gallia tops 2,200 overall cases since March

Gallia tops 2,200 overall cases since March

OHIO VALLEY — With the addition of four cases on Thursday, Gallia County topped 2,200 cases of COVID-19 since March 2020.The Ohio Department of ...

February 25th, 2021 |