‘Hail to the new chief’

‘Hail to the new chief’

POINT PLEASANT — Commissioner Tracy Doolittle is now at the center of the table.Doolittle was unanimously elected president of the Mason County ...

January 4th, 2016 updated: January 4th, 2016. |  


Casto named U.S. Attorney in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia announced that Carol A. Casto has taken...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Tea shop to make downtown more cozy

Tea shop to make downtown more cozy

Independent employees work on Wednesday afternoon at the former Seylor building on the corner of Butternut Ave. next to Farmers Bank in downtown Pomer...

January 4th, 2016 |  



Area philanthropist remembered

Area philanthropist remembered

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Pillars of the community are often defined as individuals who are so intrinsic to the communal fabric of a region’s pop...

January 2nd, 2016 |  


Man indicted for attempted murder pleas

Man indicted for attempted murder pleas

POINT PLEASANT — A Gallipolis, Ohio, man accused of attempting to run down a Mason County Sheriff’s Department deputy has entered into a p...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Learning about ‘wiggle room’

Learning about ‘wiggle room’

NEW HAVEN — Just days before Christmas break, New Haven Elementary School was infested with a thousand worms.Exterminators were not called in, h...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Justice for Leah Hickman

Justice for Leah Hickman

MASON COUNTY — Whenever Ron Hickman is in Huntington, he drives to the apartment building where his daughter was found murdered, he sits outside...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Tea shop to make downtown more cozy

Tea shop to make downtown more cozy

Independent employees work on Wednesday afternoon at the former Seylor building on the corner of Butternut Ave. next to Farmers Bank in downtown Pomer...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Third suspect arrested in ATM theft

Third suspect arrested in ATM theft

POINT PLEASANT — A third person has been arrested and charged with breaking into a local convenience store and stealing an ATM machine.Trevor A....

December 30th, 2015 |  


WV AG releases end-of-year review

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey ended 2015 with announcements of a record-breaking, Internet settlement, new partne...

December 30th, 2015 |