SW Ohio jury deliberates rape trial of Gallipolis man

SW Ohio jury deliberates rape trial of Gallipolis man

WILMINGTON, Ohio — Jurors hearing Larry Casey’s trial have heard three days of testimony and arguments, and entered deliberations Thursday...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Gallipolis Ferry man pleas in robbery

Gallipolis Ferry man pleas in robbery

POINT PLEASANT — A Gallipolis Ferry man accused in the March 2015 robbery of the Henderson Cafe has entered into a plea agreement.Tyler D. Wamsl...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Mason County Pageant Queens going to state competition

Mason County Pageant Queens going to state competition

CHARLESTON — This weekend is the time to shine for young ladies representing fairs and festivals from across the state, including here in Mason ...

January 7th, 2016 |  



Shirley J. Wilson

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. — Shirley J. Wilson, 75, of Barboursville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, at Chateau Grove Senior Living, Barboursville...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Filing period begins Monday

Filing period begins Monday

POINT PLEASANT — The filing period for the May Primary begins Monday.Candidates seeking office will have until Jan. 30 to file during what is sh...

January 6th, 2016 |  


Grand jury hands down 33 indictments

Grand jury hands down 33 indictments

POINT PLEASANT — The January term of the grand jury met Tuesday and Wednesday this week in Mason County, handing down 33 indictments.Those perso...

January 6th, 2016 |  


Prom preview time

Prom preview time

POINT PLEASANT — Though winter has arrived, it’s never too early to think about that rite of spring — prom.This Sunday, residents ca...

January 5th, 2016 updated: January 5th, 2016. |  


Mason Co. 911 yearly activity report

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County 911 center recently released its call volume reports for the year ending 2015, with dispatchers handling in ex...

January 5th, 2016 |  


‘Hail to the new chief’

‘Hail to the new chief’

POINT PLEASANT — Commissioner Tracy Doolittle is now at the center of the table.Doolittle was unanimously elected president of the Mason County ...

January 4th, 2016 updated: January 4th, 2016. |  


Casto named U.S. Attorney in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia announced that Carol A. Casto has taken...

January 4th, 2016 |