‘Miss Ohio’ perseveres

‘Miss Ohio’ perseveres

GALLIPOLIS —In a world of instant gratification and feedback via Facebook, sometimes the act of persevering to succeed over time gets lost in th...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Saying ‘thank you’ to those who served

Saying ‘thank you’ to those who served

Veterans Day is this Wednesday, though some folks in Mason County were out Saturday to celebrate early with the Veterans Parade in downtown Point Plea...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Minford native heads Carson presidentail campaign

Minford native heads Carson presidentail campaign

MINFORD, Ohio — When your campaign is at the top of the heap, you are probably doing something right and right now Dr. Ben Carson sits atop the ...

November 9th, 2015 |  



Feline friends ready for adoption

Feline friends ready for adoption

The Mason County Animal Shelter is a place for the county’s unwanted dogs and cats but not a place where they go unloved. In the last couple of ...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Holzer Health System plans to eliminate 100 jobs

Holzer Health System plans to eliminate 100 jobs

GALLIPOLIS – Holzer Health System is reducing its workforce.Officials on Monday said a planned “reduction in force” will eliminate a...

November 3rd, 2015 updated: November 3rd, 2015. |  


Nine year old dies during Eastern Football practice

Nine year old dies during Eastern Football practice

REEDSVILLE — The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the Nov. 2 death of a 9-year-old boy.Wyatt Barber was participat...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Step in the right direction

Step in the right direction

ASHTON — The community can take a step in the right direction by utilizing the new walking track at Ashton Elementary.The new track is available...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Bringing the (Halloween) party

Bringing the (Halloween) party

Point Pleasant’s Riverfront Park was packed with trick-or-treaters who turned out for the annual Halloween Block Party on Thursday. Families wer...

October 29th, 2015 updated: October 29th, 2015. |  


Gallery at 409 welcomes new shows

Gallery at 409 welcomes new shows

POINT PLEASANT — Gallery at 409 is hosting a new show with an opening night reception set for 5:30-9:30 p.m. tonight.Located on at 409 Main Stre...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Where and when to trick-or-treat in Mason County

Where and when to trick-or-treat in Mason County

With Halloween only a few days away, several communities in Mason County are gearing up for trick-or-treat and community Halloween parties. A listing ...

October 27th, 2015 |