Remembering the fallen on 9/11

Remembering the fallen on 9/11

Those gathered at Riverfront Park lower their heads in prayer, remembering those who lost their lives and continue to struggle with the aftermath of 9...

September 11th, 2015 updated: September 11th, 2015. |  


Grand jury hands down 50 indictments

Grand jury hands down 50 indictments

POINT PLEASANT — The September term of the grand jury met on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week and handed down 50 indictments.Contained within ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Ready to ‘Relay for Life’

Ready to ‘Relay for Life’

The Mason County Relay for Life takes place Oct. 17 at Point Pleasant Junior/Senior High School. This year, organizers are asking teams to dust off th...

September 9th, 2015 |  



Mothman Festival returns Sept. 19-20

Mothman Festival returns Sept. 19-20

POINT PLEASANT — Like it, love it, misunderstand it, or totally dismiss it, there is no mistaking the impact the Mothman legend has had on Point...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Peck Fest welcomes country fans

Peck Fest welcomes country fans

LEON — If you build it, they will come.In “Field of Dreams,” Kevin Costner’s character followed that advice, as did Garry Peck...

September 7th, 2015 |  


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. |