Free coloring contest offered

POINT PLEASANT — Traditional coloring contests have returned to downtown with Babies ‘N Beyond Children’s Consignment store offering...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Over 700 without power in Mason Co.

Over 700 without power in Mason Co.

CHARLESTON — Though the recent snow and ice storms are memories for many, as of Thursday afternoon, 717 customers in Mason County were still rep...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Gallia tops 2,200 overall cases since March

Gallia tops 2,200 overall cases since March

OHIO VALLEY — With the addition of four cases on Thursday, Gallia County topped 2,200 cases of COVID-19 since March 2020.The Ohio Department of ...

February 25th, 2021 |  



Board of Ed. approves agenda items

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education met on Tuesday evening to approve agenda items.Board members present during the meeting inc...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Nature’s rare gift… Land donation creates first state nature preserve in Meigs

Nature’s rare gift… Land donation creates first state nature preserve in Meigs

POMEROY — A “generous” land donation is helping the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Natural Areas and Preser...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Appalachian Power storm response update

Appalachian Power storm response update

Just under 10,000 customers who lost power in historic back-to-back ice storms that hit the state Feb. 11 and 15 remain without service, according to ...

February 24th, 2021 |  


In response to Senate Bill 11… Bill clarifies work stoppages, strikes by public employees unlawful

In response to Senate Bill 11… Bill clarifies work stoppages, strikes by public employees unlawful

CHARLESTON — A bill described as clarifying any work stoppage or strike by public employees to be unlawful was passed by the State Senate this w...

February 24th, 2021 |  


Board of Ed to continue blended learning plans

Board of Ed to continue blended learning plans

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education voted to keep preK-eighth grade students on blended plans, despite the state board of educa...

February 24th, 2021 |  


Local author releases first book

Local author releases first book

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Local author Larry Coleman will hold a book signing for his newly released book this Saturday in Point Pleasant, W.Va.Co...

February 24th, 2021 |  


The case for keeping Lakin… Commissioners discuss proposed Lakin Hospital closure

The case for keeping Lakin… Commissioners discuss proposed Lakin Hospital closure

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Mason County Commissioners met on Tuesday for a regular meeting where they discussed the proposed legislation that could...

February 24th, 2021 |