Regatta modified to meet COVID guidelines

Regatta modified to meet COVID guidelines

POMEROY — Plans for the 2020 Pomeroy Sternwheel Regatta have been modified to further comply with COVID-19 guidelines.Numerous sternwheelers beg...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Governor activates ‘aggressive testing’ in Red, Orange counties

Governor activates ‘aggressive testing’ in Red, Orange counties

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice joined West Virginia health leaders and other officials on Monday for his latest daily press briefing regarding th...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Point Council approves river museum exterior design… Hears update on Fort Randolph

Point Council approves river museum exterior design… Hears update on Fort Randolph

POINT PLEASANT — Point Pleasant City Council recently met for its regular monthly meeting, approving the exterior design proposed for the new ri...

September 21st, 2020 |  



RVMS, Southwestern Elementary, RVHS volleyball impacted by COVID-19 cases

RVMS, Southwestern Elementary, RVHS volleyball impacted by COVID-19 cases

PATRIOT — Numerous students in the Gallia County Local School District will not be in the classrooms for the next two weeks due to COVID-19.Gall...

September 20th, 2020 |  


RVMS to closed until Oct. 5 due to COVID-19 … District to communicate with families regarding ongoing instruction

RVMS to closed until Oct. 5 due to COVID-19 … District to communicate with families regarding ongoing instruction

BIDWELL — River Valley Middle School will be closed until Oct. 5, due to COVID-19, according to a statement posted to the school’s website...

September 20th, 2020 |  


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....

September 18th, 2020 |  


Football Friday night in Mason

Football Friday night in Mason

Week three of high school football in Mason County on Friday evening featured only one contest, with the Wahama White Falcons hosting the Gilmer Count...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Gallipolis In Lights plans for Christmas season… Looking at COVID-19 modifications

Gallipolis In Lights plans for Christmas season… Looking at COVID-19 modifications

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Gallipolis In Lights Committee is developing a plan to keep the lights on, safely, during a Christmas season that has to ...

September 18th, 2020 |  


COVID-19 deaths reported in Mason, Gallia … New cases reported

COVID-19 deaths reported in Mason, Gallia … New cases reported

OHIO VALLEY — New COVID-19 related deaths were reported in Mason and Gallia Counties on Friday.The West Virginia Department of Health and Human ...

September 18th, 2020 |  


First reading held on rate increases

MASON — The first reading of ordinances to raise water and sewer rates 15 percent each was held at the most recent Mason Town Council meeting.Pr...

September 18th, 2020 |