NEWS


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For the record
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Updated: 6:47 pm. |    
It takes an ensemble
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Siege at Fort Randolph
Contract impasse led to three-day strike

Contract impasse led to three-day strike

GALLIPOLIS — Local employees at the AT&T store in Gallipolis recently participated in a three-day strike which took place in 36 states and t...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Holzer recognizes students at science awards banquet

Holzer recognizes students at science awards banquet

OHIO VALLEY — Holzer Health System recently honored outstanding local high school science graduates at its 34th annual High School Science Award...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Proposed legislation could toll roads

POINT PLEASANT — A bill currently under review by committee in the West Virginia House of Delegates could give the State Parkways Authority the ...

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


Looking to preserve history

Looking to preserve history

POINT PLEASANT — History, and its preservation, attracted several to the recent meeting of the Mason County Historical and Preservation Society....

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Celebrating ‘CEOS Week’ in Mason County

Celebrating ‘CEOS Week’ in Mason County

POINT PLEASANT — Along with Memorial Day and graduations, May also brings “CEOS Week” in West Virginia.The Community Educational Out...

May 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Eagle duo advances to state meet
Raiders 7th, Blue Devils 8th at D2 meet

Raiders 7th, Blue Devils 8th at D2 meet

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — The Marauders won with relays and jumps.The Blue Devils did the job in the 800s.And the Raiders, it seemed like, excelled at...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Blue Angels 7th, Lady Raiders 8th at D2 meet

Blue Angels 7th, Lady Raiders 8th at D2 meet

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — If Meigs sophomore Kassidy Betzing was the area’s tops, then teammate Taylor Swartz and Gallia Academy seniors Madi Oi...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady Knights 5th at Class AA meet

Lady Knights 5th at Class AA meet

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — It was a historic weekend for Point Pleasant track and field … all the way around.Streaks both continued and ended, in...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


White Falcons finish 22nd at Class A meet

White Falcons finish 22nd at Class A meet

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For better or for worse, things remained the same for Wahama.The White Falcons scored at least one point for the sixth strai...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


GAHS doubles duo wins district title

GAHS doubles duo wins district title

ATHENS, Ohio — A different doubles postseason partner for Pierce Wilcoxon was ultimately the same superior result.That’s because, for the ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Eastern sending 10 to Region 11 meet

Eastern sending 10 to Region 11 meet

LONDONDERRY, Ohio — For the fifth straight season and the sixth time in the last seven years, the Eastern girls track and field team is district...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Janey joins OVP team
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CEOS County Council news
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Donation to Battle Days
Townesmen Quartet in concert

Townesmen Quartet in concert

The Townesmen Quartet will be in concert at the First Church of God, in Point Pleasant on Sunday, May 21, beginning at 6 p.m., the event is free and o...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Students to go ‘homeless’ for a night

POINT PLEASANT — This coming Saturday members of the Point Pleasant High School Youth Leadership Association will be holding a cardboard city ev...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Celebrating National Nursing Home Week

Celebrating National Nursing Home Week

This Monday was the start of National Nursing Home Week for the residents and staff of Abbyshire Place.Opening ceremonies were held with a proclamatio...

May 17th, 2017 |  


‘Walk with a Doc’ this Saturday

‘Walk with a Doc’ this Saturday

OHIO VALLEY — Holzer Health System will host the Walk With a Doc walking program on Saturday, May 20, from 11 a.m. to Noon.Walkers will enjoy a ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Kyger Creek Plant service awards

Ohio Valley Electric Corporation, Kyger Creek Plant, recently announced its first quarter service/anniversary awards as follows:Keith Z. (Zack) Collin...

May 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Do you see what I see?
Loving Jesus – John 14:21

Loving Jesus – John 14:21

Do you love Jesus? It’s easy to say yes, but let’s think about that question for a second. How does Jesus know that you love Him? What can...

May 18th, 2017 |  


God’s personal opinion should be prioritized

God’s personal opinion should be prioritized

Opinion polls gauge what we are thinking these days. Politics are driven by opinion polls. Manufacturing is driven by opinion polls. So is TV. We seem...

May 18th, 2017 |  


More than words

More than words

Though many give lip-service to the doctrine taught in Ephesians 2:8, “For by grace you have been saved through faith,” it becomes apparen...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Religion and science

Religion and science

I recall once watching an interview by ABC’s Diane Sawyer of Stephen Hawking, the renowned theoretical physicist and author of several books inc...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Does prayer leave you hangin’?

Does prayer leave you hangin’?

You approach someone, ready to give him or her a high-five. Then, all of sudden, that someone’s hand doesn’t meet yours. Only to be left h...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Swallow the nectar of the gods

Swallow the nectar of the gods

“Honey.” The word sounds as smooth as the golden liquid actually tastes. Honey spoken as a term of affection can soften the sternest of fa...

May 15th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA