Mason County Memories… River Improvements

Mason County Memories… River Improvements

We tend to take for granted today the ingenious system of locks and dams that maintain the water levels and pools of the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers, prov...

April 29th, 2022 |  


Claflin Scholarship applications due Sunday

MASON COUNTY — Robert and Louise Claflin help students graduating from high school to attend college, technical or trade school. Even though the...

April 28th, 2022 |  


Local high schools ranked in WVa top 25

MASON COUNTY — Two Mason County High Schools are among the top 25 in the State of West Virginia, with one in the top 10, as ranked by U.S. News ...

April 28th, 2022 |  



‘Art Night’ at New Haven Elementary

‘Art Night’ at New Haven Elementary

NEW HAVEN — The hallways of New Haven Elementary School were transformed into a gallery recently when students held a show at the school’s...

April 27th, 2022 |  


2022 Passport Challenge: Photo Scavenger Hunt

2022 Passport Challenge: Photo Scavenger Hunt

RIO GRANDE — The Gallia County Convention and Visitors Bureau’s summer program will take place beginning May 2 through Aug. 5. This will b...

April 27th, 2022 updated: April 27th, 2022. |  


Man dies in Mason house fire

Man dies in Mason house fire

MASON, W.Va. — A Mason man perished in a house fire early Tuesday morning, according to Mason Volunteer Fire Department Chief Howard Wood.Wood s...

April 26th, 2022 |  


‘Mason Main Street’ planned for Saturday

MASON — The Town of Mason will be hosting an inaugural Mason Main Street event along Second Street on Saturday. The event will be held from 11 a...

April 26th, 2022 |  


New Haven Council approves pay increase

NEW HAVEN — Town of New Haven elected officials will receive a pay increase on July 1 when the new administration takes office, it was decided a...

April 25th, 2022 |  


3 deaths, 25 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

3 deaths, 25 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

April 22nd, 2022 |  


Mason County Memories… The Kisar-Kincaid House

Mason County Memories… The Kisar-Kincaid House

After our brief Easter break, let’s continue with our theme of historic buildings and their stories. This week, it’s a home that few have ...

April 22nd, 2022 |