Governor warns of virus ahead of Memorial Day weekend

Governor warns of virus ahead of Memorial Day weekend

Editor’s note from the Point Pleasant Register: On Tuesday afternoon, both the Mason County Health Department (MCHD) and the West Virginia Depar...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Meigs Memorial Run canceled

Meigs Memorial Run canceled

POMEROY — The 35th annual Meigs Memorial Run events have been canceled due to the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic.Missy Kincaid, me...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Charges filed in alleged murder of Leon man

Charges filed in alleged murder of Leon man

LEON, W.Va. — Charges have been filed in the alleged murder of a Leon, W.Va. man.Frank M. Long, 21, Leon, has been charged with first degree mur...

May 12th, 2020 updated: May 12th, 2020. |  



Last day to register to vote in WVa primary is May 19

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia residents who are eligible to vote have another week to register to vote in the primary.The state’s...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Guidelines given for wellness centers

CHARLESTON — As part of Gov. Jim Justice’s reopening plan, wellness centers operated by or with state licensed health care providers can o...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Guidelines given for drive-in theaters

CHARLESTON — As part of Gov. Jim Justice’s plan to reopen the state, drive-in movie theaters are allowed to open during week three, which ...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Point to host ‘Senior Parade’

Point to host ‘Senior Parade’

POINT PLEASANT — The 2020 Point Pleasant High School (PPHS) graduating seniors will be celebrated in a parade on Saturday, May 30 through the ci...

May 11th, 2020 |  


Governor announces more reopenings

Governor announces more reopenings

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — In anticipation of the busy Memorial Day weekend in two weeks, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice announced Monday that mor...

May 11th, 2020 |  


September 2019 jail escapees sentenced

September 2019 jail escapees sentenced

GALLIPOLIS — Gallia County Prosecutor Jason Holdren recently released information detailing the sentencings of four individuals in Gallia County...

May 11th, 2020 |  


Update on ‘River Rec’…fireworks sponsored but festival committee in ‘holding pattern’

Update on ‘River Rec’…fireworks sponsored but festival committee in ‘holding pattern’

GALLIPOLIS — Facing the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers all over the United States are making difficult decisions regard...

May 11th, 2020 |