Prevention coalition discusses county SADD chapters

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Prevention Coalition recently met discussing the county’s SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) ...

June 24th, 2019 |  


The ‘Magnificent 7’

The ‘Magnificent 7’

POINT PLEASANT — Those wanting an elegant, art-filled night out on Main Street have to go no further than the Gallery at 409 this Thursday eveni...

June 24th, 2019 |  


For the record: Arrests reported

For the record: Arrests reported

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests made May 31-June 9: Anthony R. Wells, 44, Gallipolis Ferry, procuring utilit...

June 24th, 2019 |  



Mayoral candidate files recount request

Mayoral candidate files recount request

MASON — Its been two weeks since the Mason municipal election, but results for the mayor’s race have yet to be officially certified.Mayora...

June 24th, 2019 |  


Kicking off summer at 4-H camp

Kicking off summer at 4-H camp

SOUTHSIDE — Once the Mason County school year wraps up for the year, youth involved with 4-H head out for a week filled with fun and learning at...

June 21st, 2019 |  


WVDEP comment period open for proposed plant

WVDEP comment period open for proposed plant

POINT PLEASANT — The official comment period on the draft Air Quality Permit issued in regards to the coal-to-liquids plant proposed by Domestic...

June 21st, 2019 |  


Improvements to Memorial Park in Mason

MASON — An entry into the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park will be getting an overhaul after months of discussion, it was decid...

June 21st, 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....

June 21st, 2019 |  


‘If there is any treason in the matter…’

‘If there is any treason in the matter…’

Happy 156th birthday, West Virginia! Thursday was West Virginia Day, and I thought for this week’s article, I would introduce to you one of the ...

June 21st, 2019 |  


FRN discusses county synar visits

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Family Resource Network (FRN) recently met discussing recent synar visits to local businesses.Greg Fowler, FRN...

June 20th, 2019 |