Prevention coalition plans for upcoming events

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Prevention Coalition recently met discussing upcoming plans for events as well as plans for the local school&#...

July 18th, 2019 |  


For the record: Outage, scam reported

For the record: Outage, scam reported

911 center affected by outageEarly Thursday morning, Frontier Communications experienced an outage in the area causing some residents to be unable to ...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Throwback Thursday: Buffington Island

Throwback Thursday: Buffington Island

At left, the original Buffington Island monument built in 1931, which was replaced after falling into despair. At right, the Buffington Island Monumen...

July 17th, 2019 |  



Morgan’s Raid during the Civil War

Morgan’s Raid during the Civil War

July 2, 1863, marked the beginning of Confederate General John Hunt Morgan’s 1,000 plus mile raid in Sparta, Tennessee. Known as the ‘Thun...

July 17th, 2019 |  


FRN to hold ‘Community Needs Assessment’

POINT PLEASANT — At the August Mason County Family Resource Network (FRN) meeting a Community Needs Assessment will be held by United Way.This u...

July 17th, 2019 |  


‘Sudden oak death’ detected on plants

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), in coordination with USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS)...

July 17th, 2019 |  


B&J’s Market welcomed in Point

B&J’s Market welcomed in Point

City of Point Pleasant officials recently welcomed B&J’s Market located at 409 6th Street. The market offers seafood, exotic meats, vegan an...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Henry headlines ‘Mayor’s Night Out’

Henry headlines ‘Mayor’s Night Out’

POINT PLEASANT — The Riverfront Park amphitheater will be filled with the sounds of country and rock from Devin Henry this Friday for the summer...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Tractor Parade returns July 27

Tractor Parade returns July 27

POINT PLEASANT — A returning, free family friendly event that takes everyone on a trip back to the past is returning this month.The ninth annual...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Neace remains in custody following arraignment

Neace remains in custody following arraignment

POMEROY — A Pomeroy woman charged in the shooting death of another woman appeared in court for the first time on Monday morning.Tammy S. Neace, ...

July 15th, 2019 |