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. |  


River algae could pose health effects

River algae could pose health effects

OHIO VALLEY — For many in the tri-county area of Mason, Gallia and Meigs, this coming Labor Day weekend is a time when activities are centered a...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



Ohio AG supports child credit freeze bill

Ohio AG supports child credit freeze bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Wednesday that he supports Ohio House Bill 317, which would allow parents or guardians t...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Late newspaper delivery Wednesday

Due to mechanical problems with the press, Wednesday’s delivery of the Point Pleasant Register will be much later today. We apologize for the in...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


‘Mothman sculptor’ passes away at 81

‘Mothman sculptor’ passes away at 81

LETART — One of Mason County’s most well known residents and artists died over the weekend.Though not everyone may have known Bob Roach, 8...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Relay for Life meet-and-greet planned

POINT PLEASANT — The upcoming Relay for Life in Mason County is less than two months away.The American Cancer Society’s signature fundrais...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Winter is coming

Winter is coming

MASON — For the past three years, the Mason United Methodist Church has had an annual winter coat giveaway, and the heartwarming stories of its ...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Atkins, Diffie headline inaugural ‘Peck Fest’

Atkins, Diffie headline inaugural ‘Peck Fest’

POINT PLEASANT — This Labor Day Weekend, Mason County is the destination for country music lovers and for Peck Fest.Kanawha River Campground, lo...

September 1st, 2015 updated: September 3rd, 2015. |  


LST makes its way upriver

LST makes its way upriver

OHIO VALLEY —As LST-325 navigated up the Ohio River from its port in Evansville, Ind., many along the river caught a glimpse of WWII history. LS...

August 31st, 2015 |