Transportation system coming to Mason County

Transportation system coming to Mason County

MASON COUNTY — This summer, a new transportation option will be available to Mason County residents.John Machir, housing director of the Mason C...

May 10th, 2019 |  


PPHS Spring concert this Sunday

PPHS Spring concert this Sunday

POINT PLEASANT — For anyone looking for a unique outing to take their mothers to this Sunday (Mother’s Day), they need look no further tha...

May 10th, 2019 |  


Shelter pets of the week

Shelter pets of the week

Roger is described as a lovable and sweet boy, around 8 months old, available for adoption at the Mason County Animal Shelter. For information on adop...

May 10th, 2019 |  



A snapshot of 150 years ago

A snapshot of 150 years ago

150 years ago was 1869. Ulysses S. Grant was president, William Stevenson of Parkersburg was governor, and our own Daniel Polsley just ended his term ...

May 10th, 2019 |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

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

May 10th, 2019 |  


Baking contest returns to ‘Bikes, BBQ, and Bluegrass’ event

Baking contest returns to ‘Bikes, BBQ, and Bluegrass’ event

POINT PLEASANT — For those wanting to see just how good their desserts are, the annual baking contest sponsored by the Tu-Endie-Wei Garden Club ...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Community briefs

Editor’s note: Email community meetings and announcements to pprnews@aimmediamidwest.com for consideration of free publication.Celebrate recover...

May 9th, 2019 |  


An afternoon in the park

An afternoon in the park

Though the sky was overcast on Thursday, the temperature was still warm. Residents have been taking the opportunity to enjoy the spring weather by vis...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Hearings on city ordinances set Monday

Hearings on city ordinances set Monday

POINT PLEASANT — The City of Point Pleasant will be holding a public hearing regarding proposed changes to certain city ordinances.The meeting i...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Teen charged with aggravated murder

Teen charged with aggravated murder

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis Police Chief Jeff Boyer released information Thursday morning regarding the reported murder investigation of Tyrone Powe...

May 9th, 2019 updated: May 9th, 2019. |