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....

July 16th, 2021 |  


$2 million bond set in murder case… Hall pleads ‘not guilty’ to all charges

$2 million bond set in murder case… Hall pleads ‘not guilty’ to all charges

POMEROY — A suspect in the April murder of Kane Roush remains jailed on a $2 million bond after appearing via Zoom for arraignment on Friday in ...

July 16th, 2021 updated: July 16th, 2021. |  


For the Record: Marriage licenses, property deeds

For the Record: Marriage licenses, property deeds

Marriage licenses filedThe following marriage licenses were filed in June in the office of Mason County Clerk Diana Cromley:Kristen T. Broughman, 26, ...

July 16th, 2021 |  



U.S. Dept. of Ed approves state’s plan for funds

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced the approval of West Virginia’s American Rescue P...

July 16th, 2021 |  


Mason County Memories … Take me out to the ball game

Mason County Memories … Take me out to the ball game

After last week’s article, where I briefly mentioned a certain baseball team, I had quite a few questions about what exactly it was that I was w...

July 16th, 2021 updated: July 16th, 2021. |  


A time to ‘shell-ebrate’

A time to ‘shell-ebrate’

RACINE, Ohio — A favorite for all ages, Nancy the Turtle Lady recently made a visit to the Racine Library, bringing with her several of her R...

July 16th, 2021 |  


‘Babydog’ vaccination sweepstakes winners announced

‘Babydog’ vaccination sweepstakes winners announced

FAIRMONT — A Bridgeport man is the latest millionaire in the “Do it for Babydog: Save a life, Change your life” Vaccination Sweepsta...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Board of Ed. approves personnel for upcoming school year

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Schools Board of Education met Tuesday evening to approve agenda items with the majority of items focusing on ...

July 15th, 2021 |  


How sweet it is

How sweet it is

OHIO VALLEY — While it might sound corny to say flower gardens are abuzz this summer, it would be accurate.Butterflies go about their business s...

July 14th, 2021 |  


A growing interest in community gardens

A growing interest in community gardens

POMEROY, Ohio — The first of what is hoped will be many community gardens in Meigs County is well on its way to a successful harvest.The Meigs C...

July 14th, 2021 |