NEWS


10:00 pm |    
Claflin dedication set

Award winning musician to play Gallery at 409 gala

POINT PLEASANT — Gallery at 409 will host its fifth annual Christmas Gala this Thursday, Dec. 8 with internationally acclaimed recording artist ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Officer verbally resigns at Mason Council meeting

MASON — A difference of opinion regarding the interpretation of a text message led to the verbal resignation of a part-time Mason police officer...

December 4th, 2016 |  


This week in West Virginia History

This week in West Virginia History

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia....

December 4th, 2016 |  


Lighting up New Haven

Lighting up New Haven

NEW HAVEN — A full day of Christmas activities took place Saturday in the Town of New Haven, climaxing with the tree lighting ceremony in front ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Bend Area Christmas scenes

Bend Area Christmas scenes

The New Haven Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary hosted its annual Christmas Bazaar Saturday at the fire station. Pictured is just one of the many vendo...

December 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Big Blacks rally past Blue Devils in OT

Big Blacks rally past Blue Devils in OT

CENTENARY, Ohio — Did Doug Workman ever prove the Gallia Academy student section — and for that matter most pundits — wrong or what?...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Ironmen rally past Meigs, 63-46

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Talk about taking a quick turn for the worst.Visiting Jackson broke away from a 31-all tie with an impressive 32-15 fourth q...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Lady Wildcats claw South Gallia, 54-12

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — The Lady Rebel offense just couldn’t get going.The South Gallia girls basketball team never scored more than five poin...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Tornadoes thrash Miller, 74-47

Tornadoes thrash Miller, 74-47

RACINE, Ohio — It took nearly three minutes for the Tornadoes to make their first field goal, but once the Purple and Gold got rolling, they nev...

December 9th, 2016 |  


OVCS outlasts Lady Flyers, 31-28

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — A good start led to a better finish for the Ohio Valley Christian girls basketball team Friday night during a slim 31-28 vict...

December 9th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


5:45 pm |    
Hillbillies 4-H Club news

Urging consumers to make smart online purchasing decisions

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey urges consumers to make smart online purchases and delivery arrangements when looki...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Appalachian Power announces executive leadership changes

Appalachian Power announces executive leadership changes

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Chris Beam has been named president and chief operating officer of Appalachian Power, announced AEP Chairman, President and ...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Recipes and remembrances

(Editor’s note: This submission is from the book “Recipes and Remembrances” published by the Point Pleasant Writers Guild. Each stor...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Beale ‘Students of the Month’

Beale ‘Students of the Month’

Beale Elementary Students of the Month are pictured. The character trait for the month was “caring.” Pictured, in no particular order, are...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Shabby to Chic Hair Boutique opens in Point

Shabby to Chic Hair Boutique opens in Point

Shabby to Chic Hair Boutique celebrated its grand opening at 508 Main Street in Point Pleasant this week. To mark the occassion, a special ribbon cutt...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Piggly Wiggly food drive benefits local pantries

Local Eastman’s Piggly Wiggly Supermarkets are having a food drive, giving area consumers an opportunity to help those in need during the holida...

November 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


8:12 pm |    
Their view
God’s Kids Korner

God’s Kids Korner

I bet most of the know the song “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.” It’s a fun song to sing and may even have been sung to you as a lull...

December 8th, 2016 |  


A Hunger for More

A Hunger for More

All folks everywhere, the small and the tall,….Have been given a summons, given a callTo come out of darkness and deadness of soul….And en...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Search the scriptures

Search the scriptures

Somewhere around 1930, L.O. Sanderson, who was then a minister in the church of Christ at Springfield, Missouri, asked his friend, Thomas O. Chisholm,...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Their view

In January, a new president and Congress will have no choice other than to revisit the harsh political terrain of health care policy.Washington today,...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Be useful, like a ham

Be useful, like a ham

One of the things I strive to be in life, is useful, like a ham. Let me explain.Maybe you have, or had, one of those “common sense” people...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


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