State Senate passes ‘born alive’ abortion bill

State Senate passes ‘born alive’ abortion bill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — After acknowledging that murder is already a crime, the West Virginia Senate on Monday passed a bill to penalize physic...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Manchin responds to Trump criticism

Manchin responds to Trump criticism

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin has fired back at President Donald Trump’s criticism of the West Virginia Democrat for voti...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Tuskegee Airman’s visit remembered

Tuskegee Airman’s visit remembered

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — As the nation watched President Donald J. Trump recognize Retired Brigadier General Charles McGee during his State of the Uni...

February 7th, 2020 |  



For the record: Arrests reported

For the record: Arrests reported

Mason County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests made Jan. 21-31: Justin B. Deal, 30, ...

February 7th, 2020 |  


A walk in someone’s shoes

A walk in someone’s shoes

POMEROY, Ohio — At times, during a typical annual holiday get together, a magical moment can happen.During this past holiday season, a local res...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Mason County Memories: Our own Mason County boys

Mason County Memories: Our own Mason County boys

Keeping with the Civil War theme of my last couple articles, Mason County had men serving in over a dozen different regiments during the Civil War.Som...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Mason Co. declared 2nd Amendment sanctuary

Mason Co. declared 2nd Amendment sanctuary

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commissioners signed a resolution in support of the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution during ...

February 7th, 2020 |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia....

February 7th, 2020 |  


Moose event to benefit students

Moose event to benefit students

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Moose Lodge #731 will be hosting its monthly charity bingo games on Monday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. at the Moose L...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Commissioners support 2nd Amendment

Commissioners support 2nd Amendment

The Mason County Commissioners signed a resolution in support of the Second Amendment during Thursday’s regular meeting at the court house. More...

February 6th, 2020 |