City approves first reading of dwelling requirements

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis City Commission recently approved a first reading of dwelling structure requirements within municipal limits as well as ...

September 7th, 2019 |  


Party in the Park set for Sept. 12-14

Party in the Park set for Sept. 12-14

RACINE — Racine’s Party in the Park returns this week with three days of entertainment, rides and much more.Party in the Park will take pl...

September 7th, 2019 |  


Mothman Festival returns Sept. 21-22

Mothman Festival returns Sept. 21-22

POINT PLEASANT — The evenings are starting to get a chill in them and the annual celebration of the Mothman is just around the corner.The 18th a...

September 6th, 2019 |  



Today in history

Today is Saturday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2019. There are 115 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Sept. 7, 1977, the Panama...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Mason Council discusses ways to gain revenue

MASON — Perhaps the third time is a charm, as the Mason Town Council has changed its mind once again on a way to generate extra revenue.Council ...

September 6th, 2019 |  


For the Record: Arrests reported

For the Record: Arrests reported

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests made Aug. 2 -25:Rethel Flora, 66, Gallipolis Ferry, petit larceny, conspirac...

September 6th, 2019 |  


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....

September 6th, 2019 |  


7 departments respond to fire

7 departments respond to fire

Seven fire departments fought a fire in downtown Point Pleasant at an unoccupied home in the historic district Thursday afternoon. Point Pleasant Fire...

September 5th, 2019 updated: September 5th, 2019. |  


‘Douglass, Lincoln family’ to reenact at Emancipation Celebration

‘Douglass, Lincoln family’ to reenact at Emancipation Celebration

GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis Emancipation Celebration returns Sept. 21 and 22 with Frederick Douglass scholar and reenactor Michael Crutcher and ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


A farm finalist

A farm finalist

POINT PLEASANT — A local farm was recently selected as a finalist for the 2019 West Virginia Conservation Farm of the Year.Donald and Alice Huss...

September 5th, 2019 |