This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

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

May 15th, 2020 |  


Full court house opening delayed

Full court house opening delayed

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Courthouse will not open on Monday, May 18 as originally planned.During the commission meeting last week, comm...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Governor again widens reopening

Governor again widens reopening

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The path to reopening in West Virginia runs through the phone.Gov. Jim Justice on Thursday said he is lifting coronavir...

May 14th, 2020 |  



Third Meigs County COVID case now listed as ‘recovered’

POMEROY — The Meigs County Health Department has reported all three of its previously announced COVID-19 cases are now “recovered.”T...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Wilson returns to PVH medical team

Wilson returns to PVH medical team

POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) recently announced the return of Jessica Wilson, DO, family medicine physician, to its medical t...

May 14th, 2020 |  


BOE approves agenda items

BOE approves agenda items

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education meet on Tuesday evening and approved agenda items.The board approved the minutes from the A...

May 14th, 2020 |  


For The Record: Marriage licenses, deeds filed

For The Record: Marriage licenses, deeds filed

Marriage licenses filedThe following marriage licenses were filed in April in the office of Mason County Clerk Diana Cromley: Jason R. Gilley, 37 of P...

May 14th, 2020 |  


BOE discusses reopening schools, summer meals

BOE discusses reopening schools, summer meals

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education held a meeting on Tuesday evening, which was streamed online, to discuss upcoming school fu...

May 13th, 2020 |  


Candidate listing for the June 9 Primary

Candidate listing for the June 9 Primary

POINT PLEASANT — The West Virginia Primary Election will take place on June 9 through in-person voting, but all voters have the option to cast t...

May 13th, 2020 |  


Governor widens reopenings before Memorial Day weekend

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Wednesday widened the most aggressive phase of his coronavirus reopening strategy to ...

May 13th, 2020 |