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. |  


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. |