Four-alarm fire in Hartford

Four-alarm fire in Hartford

HARTFORD — Firemen from four area departments were called to a fire Wednesday morning in Hartford.The fire was reported at 9:12 a.m. at the home...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Flu season has returned

Flu season has returned

POINT PLEASANT — Flu season is back again and cases have went from local to regional within the state.Jennifer Thomas, nursing director and admi...

January 9th, 2019 |  


Proposal to preserve history

Proposal to preserve history

NEW HAVEN — Support was sought by a local historian for the establishment of a countywide historic landmarks commission, when members of the New...

January 9th, 2019 |  



Grand jury returns 28 indictments

Grand jury returns 28 indictments

POINT PLEASANT — The January term of the Grand Jury has returned 28 indictments this week. Those indicted by the grand jury are to appear in the...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Locals to compete at West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pageant

Locals to compete at West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pageant

CHARLESTON — Three young ladies will be representing Mason County at this weekend’s West Virginia Association of Fairs and Festivals Pagea...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Council discusses river museum insurance claim

Council discusses river museum insurance claim

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant City Council met for its regularly scheduled meeting this week, discussing the insurance claim settlement re...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Candidate filing period in Town of Mason

Candidate filing period in Town of Mason

MASON — Those wishing to file for candidacy in the Mason municipal election can begin turning in their certificates of announcement on Monday.Ac...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Local homeless shelter seeking community assistance

Local homeless shelter seeking community assistance

POINT PLEASANT — The staff at the Mason County Homeless Shelter is currently working towards raising enough funds to purchase land for a new hom...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Recycling Coalition honors local youth

MASON COUNTY — A local youth was recently announced as a winner for the annual West Virginia Recycles Youth Contest.The Recycling Coalition of W...

January 7th, 2019 |  


For the record: Arrests reported

For the record: Arrests reported

The Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests made Dec. 14-Dec. 30: Isaac O. Sayre, 22, Leon, DUI, arrested by Deputy J. P...

January 4th, 2019 |