Legislative challenged outlined at press event

Legislative challenged outlined at press event

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Issues ranging from the state’s mounting budget deficit to the natural gas industry’s potential in the Appalachi...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Marshall president plans Point visit

Marshall president plans Point visit

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Marshall University community in the Point Pleasant and South Charleston areas will welcome President Jerome A. “J...

February 4th, 2016 |  


National, state candidates beat filing deadline

CHARLESTON — It appears West Virginians will not be lacking candidates to choose from in the packed May 10 primary when it comes to national, st...

February 3rd, 2016 |  



URG hosts annual scholarship challenge

URG hosts annual scholarship challenge

RIO GRANDE — University of Rio Grande will host its annual Scholarship Challenge.The event is open to first-time freshman entering the 2016-2017...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


For the record

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Matthew R. Eller, 23, Point Pleasant, aggravated DUI, reckless operation, d...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


More candidates file in local, county races

POINT PLEASANT — More local candidates have filed for a space on the May 10 primary ballot after mailing in their materials via the U.S. Postal ...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Departments respond to three-alarm fire

Departments respond to three-alarm fire

LEON — A three-alarm fire damaged a Leon-area home on Monday afternoon, though luckily, no injuries were reported.According to a statement from ...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Local veterans honored with ‘Quilts of Valor’

Local veterans honored with ‘Quilts of Valor’

POINT PLEASANT — As a show of appreciation for their service, a patriotic and comforting gift was recently given to local veterans.Local organiz...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


School board votes on personnel issues

POINT PLEASANT — The most recent, regular meeting of the Mason County Board of Education focused mainly on personnel issues.Board Members Greg F...

February 1st, 2016 |  


New Haven candidates beat filing deadline

NEW HAVEN — It was a slow start to fill the ballot for the Town of New Haven municipal election, but after Saturday’s deadline to file, re...

February 1st, 2016 |