Local officers honor the fallen

Local officers honor the fallen

POINT PLEASANT — At the exact moment slain Deputy Sheriff Darren Goforth was to be laid to rest in Texas, his brothers in Mason County showed th...

September 4th, 2015 updated: September 4th, 2015. |  


Country Fall Festival royalty crowned

Country Fall Festival royalty crowned

POINT PLEASANT — The West Virginia State Farm Museum has gained nine new titleholders to reign over its Country Festival event that will take pl...

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


Tribute to the River returns Friday

Tribute to the River returns Friday

POINT PLEASANT — Sternwheelers have already started to dock at Riverfront Park in preparation for this weekend’s Tribute to the River.The ...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



The sale of champions

The sale of champions

POINT PLEASANT — The community came out in force to support the young people of Mason County at the annual livestock sale held at the Mason Coun...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Changes to Lakin appear to be nixed

Changes to Lakin appear to be nixed

POINT PLEASANT — Residents packed the courtroom on Thursday for a public meeting on a proposal to change the Lakin Correctional Center’s i...

August 27th, 2015 updated: August 27th, 2015. |  


Event supports Point bike trail

Event supports Point bike trail

POINT PLEASANT — For the second year in a row, bike enthusiasts will have an opportunity to support the development of the Point Pleasant Bike T...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Sowing the seeds of retirement

Sowing the seeds of retirement

POINT PLEASANT — If anyone knows about sowing seeds, it’s Rodney Wallbrown.Wallbrown is a native of Spencer but since 1972 has become a fa...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Only four months until Christmas break

Only four months until Christmas break

Thursday marked the first day of school for the majority of students across Mason County. Pictured are students from Roosevelt Elementary School waiti...

August 20th, 2015 updated: August 20th, 2015. |  


Back to school Mason County

Back to school Mason County

MASON COUNTY — From southern to northern Mason County this week, and all points in-between, students were preparing to return to classes with th...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Christmas in August

Christmas in August

MASON — Heat and humidity, county fairs, back-to-school, football.These are the things most people think about when you mention August. But what...

August 18th, 2015 |