Rockslide closes a portion of Main Street in Pomeroy

Rockslide closes a portion of Main Street in Pomeroy

POMEROY — St. Patrick’s Day was both lucky and unlucky in Pomeroy after an early morning rockslide shut down a portion of Ohio 833. There ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Chess club makes all the right moves

Chess club makes all the right moves

POINT PLEASANT — They have only been in existence for two years and now they are the state champions.“They” are members of the Point...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Habitat House now a home for local family

Habitat House now a home for local family

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio — Linda Nease recently took possession of her new home, built by volunteers working through Habitat for Humanity of Southeaster...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Mason County memories: Take me out to the ball game

Mason County memories: Take me out to the ball game

Of course, we all know that baseball has always been a major pastime in Mason County, as it has across the country. However, a century of storytelling...

March 17th, 2017 |  


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....

March 17th, 2017 |  


Miss teen returns home

Miss teen returns home

RACINE — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that on March 15, Xavier Cooper, 17, the missing juvenile who has been missing since Feb. 15, r...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Rock slide closes Main Street

Rock slide closes Main Street

POMEROY — A rock slide near the Bridge of Honor closed Main Street on Friday morning and left area homes and businesses without power.The slide ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


St. Patrick’s Day Cultural Festival, Parade set

GALLIPOLIS — Everyone will technically be Irish on Saturday for the third annual St. Patrick’s Day Cultural Festival and Parade.The lineup...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Honoring the party faithful

Honoring the party faithful

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R) was the keynote speaker at Thursday’s Mason County Republican Dinner. Capito, pictured at left, and Mason ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Claflin Scholarships available to graduating seniors

POINT PLEASANT — The foundation established by the late Robert and Louise Claflin, helps students graduating from high school to attend college,...

March 16th, 2017 |