Mason County Memories… The Mother-of-All-Floods

Mason County Memories… The Mother-of-All-Floods

We are no strangers in Mason County to floods. Point Pleasant may not have closed its floodwall since 1997, but it seems that every year, there are a ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Mason County Sheriff’s Office ‘Year in Review’

Mason County Sheriff’s Office ‘Year in Review’

With a year of my first term completed, I remain grateful for the opportunity to serve you as your Mason County Sheriff. Even though 2021 came with ma...

January 14th, 2022 updated: January 14th, 2022. |  


4 deaths, 196 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

4 deaths, 196 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Since yesterday’s update, there were four additional deaths associated with COVID-19, as well as 196 new COVID-19 cases, rep...

January 14th, 2022 |  



Shelter Pets (Trio) of the Week

Shelter Pets (Trio) of the Week

A sweet nine-month-old sibling trio of kittens — Cuddles, Princess and Smokey — are this week’s Shelter Pets of the Week, available ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


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 ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Nucor arrives in Mason Co.

Nucor arrives in Mason Co.

POINT PLEASANT — On Wednesday, representatives with Nucor Corporation, which is planning a state-of-the-art (steel) sheet mill in Apple Grove es...

January 13th, 2022 |  


115 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

115 new COVID cases… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

OHIO VALLEY — Since yesterday’s update, there were 115 new COVID-19 cases reported in the Ohio Valley Publishing area on Thursday.In Galli...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Meeting the new neighbors

Meeting the new neighbors

ASHTON — Following the announcement of Nucor Corporation coming to Mason County, the company made a stop at Crosslight of Hope Pantry on Wednesd...

January 13th, 2022 |  


PVH distributing at home COVID-19 test kits

PVH distributing at home COVID-19 test kits

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Regional Health Center at Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) has received hundreds of over the counter at-home COVID-19 ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Sidelined by COVID, WVa gov’s address read by clerk

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Wednesday proposed a $4.65 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year that includes ...

January 13th, 2022 |