New attractions headline 45th Bobs Evans Farm Festival

New attractions headline 45th Bobs Evans Farm Festival

RIO GRANDE — After four-and-a-half decades, the Bob Evans Farm Festival is still going strong.The 45th edition of the festival takes place Oct. ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Point looking at spray park option

Point looking at spray park option

POINT PLEASANT — Though next summer may feel far away, it’s a major topic of discussion with the City of Point Pleasant.Since the closure ...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Mason Council talks trucks, panhandling

MASON — The condition of the town trucks was a topic of discussion at the most recent meeting of the Mason Town Council.The town owns two pick-u...

October 5th, 2015 |  



Scenes from Battle Days, Country Fall Festival

Scenes from Battle Days, Country Fall Festival

This reenactor joins Battle Days Royalty Miss Battle Days Maggie Criste, Little Miss Battle Days Hadleigh Cossin, Heritage Queen Joyce Dalton, Young M...

October 5th, 2015 |  


French 500 Free Clinic in Gallipolis moves to twice-monthly service

GALLIPOLIS – Providing services twice per month will now be the mission of French 500 Free Clinic.According to French 500 Free Clinic vice presi...

October 5th, 2015 |  


TechConnect awarded $500K grant

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — TechConnect West Virginia, an organization working to diversify West Virginia’s economy through innovations in advance...

October 5th, 2015 |  


For the record

For the record

Mason County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe Mason County Sheriff’s Department reports the following arrests: Jessica N. Searls, 29, St. Albans, g...

October 5th, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |  


‘Farm-to-table’ movement gains popularity in Ohio Valley

‘Farm-to-table’ movement gains popularity in Ohio Valley

OHIO VALLEY — Anyone opening a jar of preserved produce knows there is nothing quite like the flavor of homemade fruits and vegetables. What was...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Life Chain Sunday will conduct events in Pomeroy, Gallipolis

Life Chain Sunday will conduct events in Pomeroy, Gallipolis

OHIO VALLEY — Life Chain, a social movement advocating against the practice of abortion, has designated Oct. 4 as National Life Chain Sunday. Fr...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Parents sentenced in neglect case

POINT PLEASANT — Parents accused of contributing to the death of their infant son have been sentenced in Mason County Circuit Court.Carla M. Adk...

October 2nd, 2015 |