Progress made on Town of Mason water project

MASON — Major progress was reported for the Town of Mason water project at the latest meeting of the town council.Kathy Elliott, of Region II Pl...

February 5th, 2016 |  


A little guidance

A little guidance

NEW HAVEN — Oftentimes, it is difficult explaining what are typically adult situations to children in a way that they can understand.But it is s...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Lenten Luncheon Series returns Ash Wednesday

Lenten Luncheon Series returns Ash Wednesday

POINT PLEASANT — The Annual Lenten Luncheon Series in Point Pleasant returns Ash Wednesday, which is fast approaching, as is Easter which falls ...

February 4th, 2016 |  



Fowler named ‘W.Va. History Hero’

Fowler named ‘W.Va. History Hero’

CHARLESTON — A local man known for his pursuit of preserving and promoting history has been recognized as a West Virginia History Hero.Jack Fowl...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Making a joyful noise

Making a joyful noise

MORGANTOWN — Seven high school choir members from Mason County will have the opportunity to work with Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Legislative challenged outlined at press event

Legislative challenged outlined at press event

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Issues ranging from the state’s mounting budget deficit to the natural gas industry’s potential in the Appalachi...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Marshall president plans Point visit

Marshall president plans Point visit

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Marshall University community in the Point Pleasant and South Charleston areas will welcome President Jerome A. “J...

February 4th, 2016 |  


National, state candidates beat filing deadline

CHARLESTON — It appears West Virginians will not be lacking candidates to choose from in the packed May 10 primary when it comes to national, st...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


URG hosts annual scholarship challenge

URG hosts annual scholarship challenge

RIO GRANDE — University of Rio Grande will host its annual Scholarship Challenge.The event is open to first-time freshman entering the 2016-2017...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


For the record

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Matthew R. Eller, 23, Point Pleasant, aggravated DUI, reckless operation, d...

February 3rd, 2016 |