Dragon Boat Festival scenes

Dragon Boat Festival scenes

Capturing second place were the Mighty Mariners of AEP with a time of .58.98.Capturing third place, as well as the Best Team Area Award, was the Handl...

September 28th, 2015 |  


Sheriff starts reserve deputy program

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission has approved Sheriff Greg Powers’ proposal to start a reserve deputy police force within the ...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Library programs offer something for everyone

Library programs offer something for everyone

MASON COUNTY — The weather outside is cooling down, but activities are heating up at the Mason County Public Libraries.The library system tradit...

September 25th, 2015 |  



Dragon Boat Festival returns this Saturday

Dragon Boat Festival returns this Saturday

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The third annual Dragon Boat Festival will set sail this Saturday at Krodel Park.Rowing teams are asked to be at the par...

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


Commission against armory prison proposal

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission has come out against the state’s proposal to possibly turn part of the National Guard Armory ...

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


Children reach out to foster kids

Children reach out to foster kids

POINT PLEASANT — For a child being taken from his home to be placed in foster care, sometimes just having something to call his own can be a com...

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


Battles Days offers outdoor theater

Battles Days offers outdoor theater

POINT PLEASANT — This year’s Battle Days Celebration is Oct. 2-4 with events planned all weekend long, including two living history perfor...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Riverby sets auditions for ‘Poe, Poe Poe’

GALLIPOLIS — The French Art Colony’s Riverby Theatre Guild plans to hold auditions for two upcoming productions. Both productions will cas...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Area employers looking to connect with job seekers

Area employers looking to connect with job seekers

GALLIPOLIS — The OhioMeansJobs Centers in the southeast Ohio region are offering employers and jobseekers the opportunity to connect at the Sout...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Ashton man arrested on meth charge

Ashton man arrested on meth charge

ASHTON — An Ashton man has been arrested after law enforcement claim he was operating a meth lab.Daniel R. Cornell, 42, was arrested on Tuesday ...

September 23rd, 2015 |