School board approves personnel

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Board of Education met this week for its regular business meeting to vote upon personnel issues, including hir...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Stocking up on supplies

Stocking up on supplies

POINT PLEASANT — “Location, location, location.”These were the words spoken by Pastor John Holland of the Presbyterian Church when t...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Thomas to take over at health dept.

Thomas to take over at health dept.

POINT PLEASANT — A familiar face will be stepping in to lead the Mason County Health Department.Jennifer Thomas, a nurse at the health departmen...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


For the record

For the record

Point Pleasant Police DepartmentThe Point Pleasant Police Department has released its latest list of outstanding, unpaid fines it says is owed to the ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Gov’s Service Award to Spaulding

Gov’s Service Award to Spaulding

CHARLESTON — Deana Spaulding of Point Pleasant has turned a personal tragedy into successful advocacy and education about the dangers of impaire...

July 28th, 2016 |  


The ‘shelter stars’

The ‘shelter stars’

POINT PLEASANT — Dogs and cats available for adoption have a new ally in Kelly Smith.Smith, who runs her own photography business and lives in t...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Balloon launch set for cancer awareness

MASON COUNTY — A cancer awareness balloon launch will highlight senior citizen activities for the month of August.The event will take place Aug....

July 28th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

Things came full circle for Spencer Dirrig as he watched Hillary Clinton receive the Democratic nomination for president.Dirrig, 19, is an Ohio deleg...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Jobless rate on rise in Mason Co.

POINT PLEASANT — After three consecutive months of decline, the unemployment rate in Mason County, increased.The most recent county numbers are ...

July 27th, 2016 |