Police look for escaped murderer

Police look for escaped murderer

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An inmate serving time for the murder of a Cleveland woman escaped from an Ohio prison, provoking a manhunt Monday and ...

March 28th, 2016 |  


Southside man accused of giving false info

SOUTHSIDE — A Southside man has been accused of obstructing the investigation into the disappearance of a 7-year old girl who was found unharmed...

March 25th, 2016 |  


Multi-vehicle accident injures three people

Multi-vehicle accident injures three people

POINT PLEASANT — A Thursday afternoon crash involving three vehicles left three people injured.According to the Mason County Sheriff’s Dep...

March 25th, 2016 |  



Gallia deputies investigate shooting

CROWN CITY, Ohio — Gallia County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting on Clay Chapel Road that occurred at about noon Thursday....

March 25th, 2016 |  


For the record

For the record

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Frances J. Yates, Jr., 45, Point Pleasant, order violation, arrested by Dep...

March 25th, 2016 |  


County budget sees revenue decrease, expenses increase

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission has approved its budget for Fiscal Year 2016-17, which reflects declining revenue and an increase i...

March 24th, 2016 |  


VFW conducts PTSD outreach

VFW conducts PTSD outreach

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4464 held its first post-traumatic stress disorder outreach Wednesday evening with local v...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Marshall DNA lab designated criminal justice agency

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin signed S.B. 104 into law Wednesday, designating the Forensic DNA Analysis Laboratory of the Marshall U...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Point Easter egg hunt this Saturday

Point Easter egg hunt this Saturday

POINT PLEASANT — An “egg cellent” time is promised by organizers of the Point Pleasant Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Point Pleasa...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Missing Southside, W.Va. girl found unharmed

SOUTHSIDE, W.Va. — A Southside girl who went missing Tuesday evening emerged unharmed Wednesday morning, according to the Mason County Sheriff&#...

March 23rd, 2016 |