BOE discusses contracts, policy

POINT PLEASANT — During the recent Mason County Board of Education meeting, board members heard an update from the superintendent and discussed ...

March 28th, 2022 |  


Trolling for trout

Trolling for trout

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Fishermen (and women) have been flocking to two lakes in Mason County following spring trout stockings.The West Virginia...

March 28th, 2022 |  


School therapy dog program ‘Friends With Paws’

School therapy dog program ‘Friends With Paws’

CHARLESTON – Gov. Jim Justice and First Lady Cathy Justice recently announced the first statewide school therapy dog program in West Virginia.Th...

March 28th, 2022 |  



Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) has announced that applications for the Low-Income Household Wate...

March 28th, 2022 |  


‘Hope Fest’ planned for April 23 in Rio

‘Hope Fest’ planned for April 23 in Rio

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The sixth annual Out of Darkness Walk is expanding to include Hope Fest on April 23.The all-day event will be on The Universi...

March 25th, 2022 |  


Area high schools receive NATA’s ‘Safe Sports School Award’

Area high schools receive NATA’s ‘Safe Sports School Award’

Hannan, Point Pleasant, and Wahama Jr/Sr. High Schools are all recipients of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Safe Sports Scho...

March 25th, 2022 |  


1 death, 32 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

1 death, 32 new COVID cases reported… Latest stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

Editor’s note: Due to recent changes in the frequency of data reported by the Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Valley Publishing’s COVID Up...

March 25th, 2022 |  


Chamber updated on Farm Museum

Chamber updated on Farm Museum

POINT PLEASANT — During this month’s Mason County Chamber of Commerce luncheon, members listened to updates and history of the West Virgin...

March 25th, 2022 |  


Discover Appalachia

Discover Appalachia

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Community members from across the Ohio Valley visited the 2022 Discover Appalachia Travel Expo last week in Gallipolis at Gal...

March 25th, 2022 |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia....

March 25th, 2022 |