Wahama graduates 55

Wahama graduates 55

MASON — Fifty-five young men and women became alumni of Wahama High School Friday evening following commencement exercises for the Class of 2022...

May 31st, 2022 |  


Bend Area celebrates Memorial Day

Bend Area celebrates Memorial Day

BEND AREA — “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” – John 15:13, KJV Holy Bible.M...

May 30th, 2022 |  


1 death, 180 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 180 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

May 27th, 2022 |  



New Haven Elem. receives grant for inclusive playground

New Haven Elem. receives grant for inclusive playground

NEW HAVEN — Mason County students just finished their school year on Friday, but thanks to the Robert and Louise Claflin Foundation and one teac...

May 27th, 2022 |  


OVB announces 2022 4-H Scholars

OVB announces 2022 4-H Scholars

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Katelynn Higginbotham, Grant Mastin, Cooper Schagel, Wyatt Fout, Hayley Keefer and Rylee Hightower were named the 2022 recipi...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Third arrest made in murder case

Third arrest made in murder case

POMEROY, Ohio — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood and Meigs County Prosecutor James Stanley reported that on Wednesday, May 25, the Major Crimes T...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Memorial Day events scheduled in the Bend Area

Memorial Day events scheduled in the Bend Area

BEND AREA — Members of the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W. Post 9926 of Mason and Smith-Capehart American Legion Post 140 of New Haven will hold a ceremo...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Municipal pool opens Saturday

Municipal pool opens Saturday

NEW HAVEN — It’s the day long awaited each year by area children, as the lone municipal swimming pool in Mason County holds opening day.Th...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Final week-long jubilee announced

BEND AREA — The 31st Annual Bend Area Gospel Jubilee will be held June 5-11, and according to Promoter Evelyn Roush, it will be the final one as...

May 26th, 2022 |  


Agriculture returns to Rio

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — On Tuesday at Bob Evans Farm, The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College announced a new degree coming this fa...

May 26th, 2022 |