NEWS


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For the record
A makeover on Main Street

A makeover on Main Street

POINT PLEASANT — One Main Street merchant is getting a makeover.Decor Corner will host its grand reopening this Saturday, April 22 at its locati...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Vandals slow work at park in Mason

MASON — Work is continuing on improvements at the Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park in Mason, however vandals have slowed the pr...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Local family travels to White House for Egg Roll

Local family travels to White House for Egg Roll

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A local family recently got the experience of a lifetime during a trip to the White House on Easter Sunday.Ryan Shafer, of Cr...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Four employees reportedly resign in assessor’s office

Four employees reportedly resign in assessor’s office

POINT PLEASANT — Four employees reportedly resigned from their positions at the Mason County Assessor’s Office Wednesday morning.The resig...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Over $9K seized following traffic stop, two arrested

Over $9K seized following traffic stop, two arrested

POINT PLEASANT — Two women are facing charges after deputies recovered over $9,000 in cash, alleged heroin and a reportedly stolen car, followin...

April 19th, 2017 |  


The Art of Gardening set for Earth Day

The Art of Gardening set for Earth Day

OHIO VALLEY — The Riverbend Arts Council will be holding an Earth Day Event on Saturday in Middleport, Ohio with presenters from Bob’s Mar...

April 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Blue Devils tennis blanks Titans
Blue Devils tennis blanks Titans

Blue Devils tennis blanks Titans

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — Must have been sweeps week for the Gallia Academy High School tennis team.That’s because the visiting Blue Devils, on F...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Herd shows promise in spring scrimmage

Herd shows promise in spring scrimmage

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The old adage says that there really isn’t too much you can learn about a team from one scrimmage.As true as that may ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio Outdoor Datebook

Ohio Outdoor Datebook

Ohio Spring Gobbler SeasonOhio’s Spring Turkey season gets underway tomorrow (Monday).Technically the season got underway Saturday morning with ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles topple Miller, 20-4

HEMLOCK, Ohio — Talk about a total team effort.The Eastern softball team had 11 different players score at least one run on Friday night in Perr...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Eagles soar past Miller, 14-4

HEMLOCK, Ohio — Two teams having much different weeks.The Eastern baseball team picked up its sixth straight victory, on Friday night in Perry C...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Recipes and remembrances
PVH welcomes Wilson to medical team

PVH welcomes Wilson to medical team

POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital (PVH) announces Jessica Wilson, DO, family medicine, as the newest addition to its medical team.Wilson...

April 19th, 2017 |  


GOP women elect officers

The Mason County Republican Women’s meeting was recently held at the home of Sandy Dunn, which included the election of officers.Officers electe...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Rio students to Wall Street

Rio students to Wall Street

RIO GRANDE — Students from the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Emerson E. Evans School of Business, recently traveled ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


On the hunt in New Haven

On the hunt in New Haven

A young Easter egg hunter is pictured as she places an egg into her basket at the New Haven event, held last weekend.The Easter Bunny was on hand to g...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Recipes and remembrances

Recipes and remembrances

It’s that season of year when we commemorate Jesus Christ’s death, burial, and resurrection on the third day.Some wonder how Jesus’ ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Their view

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Their view
Biblical family tree

Biblical family tree

“I have heard preachers say that Jesus and John the Baptist were cousins. If so, how could Jesus be from the tribe of Judah, if John was from th...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Where are the teachers of rules?

Where are the teachers of rules?

Our second son, Keithen, and daughter-in-law, Jessica, post a lot of pictures and photos of their family on Facebook. This week they posted a video ab...

April 20th, 2017 |  


That Doubting Thomas

That Doubting Thomas

Have you ever been told something, and you just couldn’t believe it was true? Maybe one of your friends won a huge prize in a contest or somethi...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


The perpetual gardener

The perpetual gardener

One of the family projects that our family maintained in years past is the garden. Naturally our children would join in different aspects in gardening...

April 20th, 2017 |  


This is my heart cry

This is my heart cry

Sin ruins everything.It’s heartbreaking. But sometimes, my heart needs broken so Christ can fully escape. In moments like these, I don’t s...

April 20th, 2017 |  


A review ‘in session’

A review ‘in session’

Anyone who has observed the final day of a legislative session can expect some confusion and last-minute political fights, and this year was certainly...

April 18th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA