One step at a time

One step at a time

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis resident Mike Brown, past city commissioner and area volunteer, after over a year of struggling with a health challenge,...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Mason County Memories: Early doctors of Southern Mason County

Mason County Memories: Early doctors of Southern Mason County

Last week, I wrote on early doctors from the Bend Area. As promised, this week’s article focuses on doctors from the rest of the county. As many...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Providing milkweed for the monarchs

POINT PLEASANT — The monarch butterfly is West Virginia’s state butterfly and the population numbers of the monarchs are declining.Mason C...

June 15th, 2018 updated: June 17th, 2018. |  



Completing the Kitchen at 4-H camp

Completing the Kitchen at 4-H camp

SOUTHSIDE — The Mason County 4-H campers were able to return to their home campsite for a second summer in row.The campers were displaced for a ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Shelter pets of the week

Shelter pets of the week

Mason County Animal Shelter Staff say Cleveland, pictured here, is eight years old and though a little shy, is a very friendly boy. Older pets often m...

June 15th, 2018 |  


4-H summer camp

4-H summer camp

SOUTHSIDE — The summer time feel is all around Mason County. The weather is warm, the sun is hot, and campers are kicking off their summer at Ma...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Belle of Cincinnati to return

Belle of Cincinnati to return

POINT PLEASANT — The Belle of Cincinnati is returning to Point Pleasant for a dinner cruise.It’s that time of year when the Point Pleasant...

June 14th, 2018 |  


New Haven revisits farm animals topic

NEW HAVEN — Farm animals in the Town of New Haven are there to stay, at least for the time being, it was announced at the most recent council me...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Lancaster man pleads guilty to charges from police chase

Lancaster man pleads guilty to charges from police chase

POMEROY — A Lancaster man who led numerous law enforcement agencies on a high speed pursuit through Meigs County in March 2017 pleaded guilty on...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Programs, free meals for kids at local libraries

Programs, free meals for kids at local libraries

MASON COUNTY — The summer of discovery at the Mason County Libraries has officially begun for the youth of the county.To kick off the beginning ...

June 13th, 2018 |