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 |  



Fort Randolph special open date on Sept. 21

Fort Randolph special open date on Sept. 21

POINT PLEASANT — Though Fort Randolph has recently closed for the season, it will be have a special open date during the annual Mothman Festival...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Pedestrian killed on Silver Memorial Bridge

Pedestrian killed on Silver Memorial Bridge

GALLIPOLIS — A woman was killed early Thursday morning after reportedly being struck by a tractor trailer on the Silver Memorial Bridge.Accordin...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Deputies seek breaking and entry suspect

Deputies seek breaking and entry suspect

The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in identifying the suspect of a recent break in and theft at Bidwell Bait and Tackle....

September 5th, 2019 |  


Charity bingo returns for 4-H program

Charity bingo returns for 4-H program

POINT PLEASANT — Several residents in their youth spent their summers dedicated to 4-H life and connecting with friends during 4-H camp week.4-H...

September 4th, 2019 |  


Inductees to Wahama’s Athletic Hall of Fame

Inductees to Wahama’s Athletic Hall of Fame

MASON — Two former Wahama High School standout athletes, as well as a former state coach of the year, will be inducted into the school’s A...

September 4th, 2019 |  


Grand jury returns 24 indictments

Grand jury returns 24 indictments

POINT PLEASANT — The September term of the grand jury met this week, returning 24 indictments.The following persons receiving indictments are to...

September 4th, 2019 updated: September 4th, 2019. |  


Art in the Village to be held Oct. 5

Art in the Village to be held Oct. 5

MIDDLEPORT — Paintings, photographs and more from local artists will be on display next month at the 10th annual Art in the Village Art and Phot...

September 4th, 2019 |