Commissioners approve PSD expansion projects and honors PPHS wrestling champs

Commissioners approve PSD expansion projects and honors PPHS wrestling champs

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission approved projects and funding for the Public Service District (PSD) and honored the Point Pleasant ...

April 30th, 2021 |  


One COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… U.K. variant reported in Mason

One COVID-19 death reported in Gallia… U.K. variant reported in Mason

OHIO VALLEY — One additional COVID-19 death was reported in Gallia County on Friday, a person in the 60-69 age range. This is the 48th death in ...

April 30th, 2021 |  


A tale of the tape

A tale of the tape

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — It’s hard to compare similar things that happened roughly a decade apart.Then again, it sure does make for an inte...

April 30th, 2021 updated: April 30th, 2021. |  



MU Board of Governors approves limited tuition, fees schedule… In-state and metro undergraduate students exempted from proposed increase

HUNTINGTON, W.VA. — In an effort to assist incoming freshmen with their cost of education, the Marshall University Board of Governors today appr...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Ohio Valley Banc Corp. reports 1st quarter earnings

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Ohio Valley Banc Corp. [Nasdaq: OVBC] (the “Company”) reported consolidated net income for the quarter ended Marc...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Volunteers ‘Make It Shine’ in New Haven

Volunteers ‘Make It Shine’ in New Haven

NEW HAVEN — The New Haven Town Park looks a little nicer these days thanks to a group of fourth graders from New Haven Elementary School.Several...

April 30th, 2021 |  


In season: The roses of May

In season: The roses of May

LETART FALLS, Ohio — The wafting fragrance of almost 8,000 roses welcomes visitors to the greenhouses of Hubbard’s Roses.Kati Cummins Hubb...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Hot Summer Nights to return… Concert series begins this month

Hot Summer Nights to return… Concert series begins this month

GALLIPOLIS — Hot Summer Nights at the French Art Colony is set to return at the end of the month with live concerts for the public.The schedule ...

April 30th, 2021 |  


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....

April 30th, 2021 |  


Mason County Memories… Moving pictures and ‘talkies’

Mason County Memories… Moving pictures and ‘talkies’

The original variety show, vaudeville shows were made up of a dozen or more acts by singers, dancers, comedians, strongmen, acrobats, lecturers, minst...

April 30th, 2021 |