Fair plans ‘Gospel Night’ entertainment

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Fair will provide plenty of opportunity for lovers of gospel music to make, and come listen to, a “joyfu...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Church offering up hope

Church offering up hope

HARTFORD — A small church in the Town of Hartford is taking huge leaps of faith to help their fellow man, establishing both a food pantry and cl...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Car show is new addition to fair

POINT PLEASANT — A new event at the Mason County Fair this year hopes to draw more senior citizens through the gates.The Antique Car and Tractor...

August 7th, 2015 updated: August 7th, 2015. |  



For the record

For the record

Mason County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Whitney D. Roush, 37, New Haven, obs...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Mason will ‘Stuff the Bus’ for United Way

MASON — For the first year since its inception five years ago, Mason County will be included in the United Way of the River Cities’ “...

August 6th, 2015 |  


4-H leads children into future

4-H leads children into future

GALLIPOLIS — The 4-H organization is one of the most commonly seen entities when it comes to the Gallia County Junior Fair.But how does it opera...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Power of front is to be employed correctly

Power of front is to be employed correctly

Not long ago, I was in a crowded grocery store with three items in hand to purchase.As I headed toward the “12 Items-or-Less” checkout ais...

August 6th, 2015 |  


State losing nonprofit that helps women find work

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia Women Work has helped women find employment for 15 years, but that is about to end.With training sites in Morg...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Marshall faculty member receives grant for documentary

Marshall faculty member receives grant for documentary

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Peggy Harman of the Marshall University College of Health Professions has been awarded a $1,500 grant from the West Virg...

August 6th, 2015 |  


300-plus livestock projects going to fair

300-plus livestock projects going to fair

POINT PLEASANT — This year’s Mason County Fair will see well more than 300 livestock projects being exhibited by local FFA and 4-H members...

August 5th, 2015 |