NEWS


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Remembering the sacrifices
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Gone but not forgotten

Eds: APNewsNow.CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Jim Justice plans to visit a highway project in Raleigh County on Sunday, calling it the first stop...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Racine teen reported missing

Racine teen reported missing

RACINE — Christopher and Sarah Cooper, Racine, reported their son, Xavier Scott Cooper age 17, missing on Feb. 15, according to the Meigs County...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Mason approves PD ‘ride along’ candidate

MASON — The first candidate for the new Mason Police Department ride along program was accepted when members of the town council held their most...

February 16th, 2017 |  


The voices

The voices

POINT PLEASANT — It is one of the highest honors a high school chorus member can achieve, and 16 members of the Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High Scho...

February 15th, 2017 |  


A look at the upcoming Leon election

LEON — Six candidates, all incumbents, will be listed on the ballot when the Town of Leon holds its municipal election on June 13.Leon Recorder ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Eagles win sectional over Miller, 65-36

Lady Eagles win sectional over Miller, 65-36

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — A dozen straight must feel great.The second-seeded Eastern girls basketball team claimed its 12th straight sectional title, ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Point wrestlers win Region 4 crown

Point wrestlers win Region 4 crown

MOUNT ZION, W.Va. — Back on top.After four years at the Class AAA ranks, the Point Pleasant wrestling team returned to the top of the mountain t...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Sheridan rolls Lady Marauders in sectional

Sheridan rolls Lady Marauders in sectional

LOGAN, Ohio — The Lady Generals pressed the issue —combined with the fact that the Lady Marauders didn’t make many shots.In the end,...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Ravenswood ousts Lady Falcons

RAVENSWOOD, W. Va. — Unlike last season’s sectional game, this one wasn’t close for the Wahama White Falcons.That’s because ho...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Raiders runner-up at TVC wrestling meet

GLOUSTER, Ohio — The River Valley Raiders are already inching closer towards the top of the Tri-Valley Conference wrestling mountain.That’...

February 20th, 2017 |  


New Hope knocks out Lady Defenders, 45-30

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — They made it to Round Town, but this wasn’t the goal they had in mind.The Ohio Valley Christian girls basketball team ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


URG honor roll released

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College announces the students who have been recognized for the fall 2016 dea...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Strong to lead Peoples Bank Dealer Financial Services

Strong to lead Peoples Bank Dealer Financial Services

MARIETTA, OHIO — Peoples Bank had announced the addition of Gregg A. Strong as senior vice president, Dealer Financial Services.In his new role,...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Ohio Valley Banc Corp. reports 4th quarter and Fiscal Year earnings

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Ohio Valley Banc Corp. [Nasdaq: OVBC] (the “Company”) reported consolidated net income for the quarter ended December 3...

February 15th, 2017 |  


MCCF helps fund Rotary’s law enforcement banquet

MCCF helps fund Rotary’s law enforcement banquet

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The County Community Foundation of Mason County (MCCF, Inc.) presented the Point Pleasant Rotary Club with a check to bo...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Rio Business School reaffirmed for accreditation

Rio Business School reaffirmed for accreditation

RIO GRANDE — The Emerson E. Evans School of Business at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College has received reaffirmation...

February 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Bruce Lee Deal

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Fly your kite whatever age
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Budget issues will dominate legislative session
Good vibes only, please

Good vibes only, please

When it comes to positive energy, are you a giver or a taker?Everywhere we go, our energy either adds to, or detracts from, those around us. I’m...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Don’t throw out the baby…you know

Don’t throw out the baby…you know

It’s that time of the year again when the news is full of stories on local and state budgets for the new year, how they must be balanced before ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Don’t put off doing the right thing

Don’t put off doing the right thing

When is the time to make the change you know you need to make?That is, if you have identified a problem, understand the solution, and have the ability...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Love your enemies?Matthew 5: 43-44

Love your enemies?Matthew 5: 43-44

Jesus said in Matthew 5: 43-44 this: “You have heard that it was said, Love your neighbor and hate your enemy. But I tell you, love your enemies...

February 16th, 2017 |  


‘I am the vine; you are the branches’

‘I am the vine; you are the branches’

Among Christians, there is often a lot of dialog regarding God’s gifts to us. His spiritual gifts to us are those things of course that produce ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Will you stay married to me?

Will you stay married to me?

In recent years, Terry has suggested several times that we do a little ceremony to renew our wedding vows. Married couples sometimes do that. It is a ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


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