This week in West Virginia history

This week in West Virginia history

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history.March 17, 1837: Mercer County was created from parts of Giles and Tazewell count...

March 15th, 2019 |  


The future of the river museum

The future of the river museum

POINT PLEASANT — Discussions on the rebuilding plans for the Point Pleasant River Museum and Learning Center came up during this week’s Po...

March 14th, 2019 |  


Officer reportedly killed cousin, self

Officer reportedly killed cousin, self

LEE COUNTY, Va. — The local woman killed in Virginia earlier this week was reportedly shot by her cousin, according to media outlets in Virginia...

March 14th, 2019 |  



Former POW Jessica Lynch to keynote annual Chamber dinner

Former POW Jessica Lynch to keynote annual Chamber dinner

POINT PLEASANT — Known for its keynote speakers, the upcoming 73rd Annual Mason County Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner, will welcome to the podi...

March 14th, 2019 |  


Point council hears committee reports

POINT PLEASANT — Point Pleasant City Council recently met discussing various committee reports.Council members in attendance were Charles Towner...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Wahama Chorus presents spring show

Wahama Chorus presents spring show

MASON — From the earliest of favorites like “Snow White” and “Cinderella,” to the more recent “Moana” and &#...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Edwards to compete in state level pageant

Edwards to compete in state level pageant

OHIO VALLEY — A local community leader within the Ohio Valley will be competing for the 2019 title of Mrs. Ohio America.Delyssa Edwards, of Gall...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Tycoon Lake level reduced

BIDWELL — The water level in Tycoon Lake is being partially lowered so crews can monitor and evaluate a small area of soil movement on the lake&...

March 13th, 2019 |  


Death investigation underway

APPLE GROVE — An Apple Grove man was found deceased in a field near his home Tuesday morning, according to Mason County Sheriff Greg Powers.Powe...

March 12th, 2019 |  


We are the champions

We are the champions

POINT PLEASANT — “It’s an honor, it’s a privilege to have you young men with us here today as we celebrate, you brought a lot ...

March 12th, 2019 |