State will not ‘switch’ Lakin inmates

LAKIN — A week after residents were told the state of West Virginia would likely not be changing the inmate population at Lakin Correctional Cen...

September 4th, 2015 |  


State cautions residents on Ohio River algae

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Public Health is issuing a Public Health Advisory as efforts...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Mason Harvest Festival events set

MASON — A chili cook-off, apple pie baking contest, pumpkin painting and cornhole tournament will be among the activities at the Mason Harvest F...

September 4th, 2015 |  



River City Manufacturing grand opening

River City Manufacturing grand opening

River City Leather and B&E Shoe Repair joined forces under the name River City Leather Manufacturing and held their grand opening ribbon-cutting c...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Atkins, Diffie to headline inaugural ‘Peck Fest’

Atkins, Diffie to headline inaugural ‘Peck Fest’

LEON — This Labor Day Weekend, Mason County is the destination for country music lovers and for Peck Fest.Kanawha River Campground, located a fe...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


NH Elementary chosen as ‘catalyst school’

NH Elementary chosen as ‘catalyst school’

NEW HAVEN — Student learning methods, as well as staff development, might look a little different at New Haven Elementary this year compared to ...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Local officers to honor slain Texas deputy

Local officers to honor slain Texas deputy

POINT PLEASANT — Law enforcement agencies in Mason County will be showing solidarity for their Texas brothers and sisters on Friday.Following wh...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Register seeks reader recipes

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Register is asking readers to submit their favorite holiday recipes for a new lifestyle magazine it is publi...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |  


Robert (Bob) Dale Roach

LETART — Robert (Bob) Dale Roach went to be with the Lord on Aug. 30, 2015.He was born Oct. 4, 1933, son of Ira Dale and Leona Virginia Roach.Bo...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


For the record

For the record

Mason County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Phillip J. Fry, 52, Point Pleasant, ...

September 2nd, 2015 updated: September 2nd, 2015. |