Remembering the roots of the American Revolution at Battle Days

Remembering the roots of the American Revolution at Battle Days

Lt. Col. Rusty McGuire, with the 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, speaks at this Sunday’s wreath laying ceremony to close Battle Days. McGuir...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

POINT PLEASANT — “Get your mammograms … that’s how mine (cancer) was found.”Those words of 23-year breast cancer survivo...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Country Fall Festival returns

Country Fall Festival returns

POINT PLEASANT — The West Virginia State Farm Museum’s Country Fall Festival returns this Saturday and Sunday.The free event will feature ...

October 1st, 2015 |  



The cause of the Kisar House

The cause of the Kisar House

POINT PLEASANT — Main Street Point Pleasant has secured another grant to continue restorations of the A.F. Kisar House.The historic home has bee...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Battle Days Royalty chosen

Battle Days Royalty chosen

POINT PLEASANT — What a difference a year makes.It was an emotional return to the podium for Brandy Barkey Sweeney as she once again led the Bat...

September 28th, 2015 updated: September 28th, 2015. |  


Wahama kicks off homecoming season

Wahama kicks off homecoming season

The Wahama White Falcons kicked off homecoming season in Mason County with a parade on Thursday and football game Friday night. The White Falcons were...

September 26th, 2015 |  


State school superintendent visits Mason County

State school superintendent visits Mason County

POINT PLEASANT — State School Superintendent Michael J. Martirano made a visit to Mason County this week, stopping at three schools in the area,...

September 25th, 2015 |  


OHIO VALLEY — They came quietly upstream, almost unnoticed as they passed by residents accustomed to an abundance of daily river traffic. But wa...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Heritage Days in New Haven steps back into history

Heritage Days in New Haven steps back into history

NEW HAVEN — New Haven Elementary School students, as well as local residents, took a step back into history Friday when Heritage Day was conduct...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Jackie Joyner-Kersee inspires Emancipation Celebration crowd

Jackie Joyner-Kersee inspires Emancipation Celebration crowd

GALLIPOLIS — Jackie Joyner-Kersee said she attained her goals of Olympic greatness because she didn’t “allow the environment from wh...

September 21st, 2015 |