Unemployment increases in Mason County

POINT PLEASANT — For the second month in a row, unemployment increased in Mason County.The most recent county numbers are for July and show Maso...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Reynolds promoted at Mason PD

Reynolds promoted at Mason PD

MASON — Mason Police Officer J.D. Reynolds has been promoted to the rank of sergeant, a position that puts him second in command under the chief...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Marshall to host K-12 academic standards discussion

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University’s Huntington campus will host one of a series of “town hall” meetings to discuss the W...

August 25th, 2015 |  



Marshall receives grant to study obesity, aging

Marshall receives grant to study obesity, aging

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Nalini Santanam, professor in the department of pharmacology, physiology and toxicology at the Marshall University Joan ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Gallipolis Ferry man accused in stabbing

Gallipolis Ferry man accused in stabbing

GALLIPOLIS FERRY — A Gallipolis Ferry man has been charged with malicious wounding, accused of stabbing another man on Saturday.James Lewis Shil...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  


Elvis tribute artist performs at Ariel

Elvis tribute artist performs at Ariel

GALLIPOLIS — Break out your blue suede shoes because Elvis, as presented by tribute artist Eric Erickson, will be in the building Aug. 30 for a ...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  


Commission hoping for crowd at Lakin meeting

POINT PLEASANT — Local officials are hoping for a large crowd at next week’s public meeting regarding a proposal by the West Virginia Divi...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Tribute to the River returns

Tribute to the River returns

POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant River Museum and Learning Center will celebrate its ninth annual Tribute to the River Celebration at the Poi...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Stewart-Johnson receives national award

Stewart-Johnson receives national award

MASON — For the second time in the history of the local organization, the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W. Post 9926 of Mason has been awarded the Nationa...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Mason updates town ordinances

MASON — A number of town ordinances are being studied and revised in the Town of Mason, according to Recorder Ciji Casto, in order to bring them...

August 21st, 2015 updated: August 21st, 2015. |