Court ruling affects local candidate: Villars to remain on ballot in race for county assessor

Court ruling affects local candidate: Villars to remain on ballot in race for county assessor

POINT PLEASANT — It’s been a roller coaster of a week for some independent candidates across the state, including right here in Mason Coun...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Delivering a ‘Wise’ discussion

Delivering a ‘Wise’ discussion

POINT PLEASANT — One of West Virginia’s former governors returned to Mason County this week, not to ask for votes but to talk education in...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Town of New Haven’s Oktoberfest set for Oct. 1.

NEW HAVEN — Pumpkin decorating, face painting, sack races and a chili cook-off are among the events slated for the Town of New Haven’s Okt...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


‘Next Generation 911’ looks to save lives via texting; Mason County 911 utilizing new technology

POINT PLEASANT — Mason County 911 is utilizing a new technology called Next Generation 911.This technology allows citizens with a cellular phone...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


President Gilbert invested at Marshall

President Gilbert invested at Marshall

HUNTINGTON — Dr. Jerome A. “Jerry” Gilbert, the 37th president in the 179-year history of Marshall University, was invested Thurday ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Blake to retire as EMS director; commission begins search for replacement

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission met in special session on Thursday to discuss the retirement of its Emergency Medical Services dire...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Preparing for the worst

Preparing for the worst

MASON COUNTY — Practice makes perfect and a mock disaster planned for this Saturday will prepare first responders should the real thing occur &#...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


‘Biker Sunday’ to celebrate 10 years

HARTFORD — “Nobody was doing this around here at the time, so I thought, I’m going to start this thing.”These were the words o...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Community Foundation grant deadline Sept. 30

MASON COUNTY — The Mason County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for grants for the fall cycle, with an application dead...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Town of New Haven looking to hire personnel

NEW HAVEN — The Town of New Haven is looking for a few good men (or women) to fill positions in two different departments, it was announced at t...

September 21st, 2016 |