Community Foundation announces scholarships available

MASON COUNTY — The Community Foundation of Mason County is now accepting applications for 2017 scholarships. The application deadline for the 20...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Remembering the sacrifices

Remembering the sacrifices

OHIO VALLEY — It has been 100 years since the United States entered World War I and there are stories that still connect the Ohio Valley to that...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Sergent named finalist for ‘Best Columnist’ in AP Contest

Sergent named finalist for ‘Best Columnist’ in AP Contest

OHIO VALLEY — Ohio Valley Publishing Editor Beth Sergent has been recognized as a finalist in the Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ Con...

February 20th, 2017 |  


New Haven Council talks building permits

NEW HAVEN — Building permits and the associated building ordinance were topics at the most recent meeting of the New Haven town council.Council ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Trail ride has raised more than $250k for St. Jude

Trail ride has raised more than $250k for St. Jude

RUTLAND — As summer turns to fall each year volunteers, riders and their horses gather outside of Rutland for the annual St. Jude Trail Ride at ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Unemployment rate declines in Mason County

POINT PLEASANT — Unemployment in Mason County was down slightly, according to the latest statistics.The most recent county numbers are for Decem...

February 17th, 2017 |  


House of Delegates passes first bills of session

CHARLESTON — The House of Delegates passed its first bills of the 2017 session this past week, with lawmakers focusing efforts on boosting gover...

February 17th, 2017 |  


A parade of Biblical proportions

A parade of Biblical proportions

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — A unique parade is returning in April with churches from around the area recreating Biblical scenes associated with the ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Gone but not forgotten

Gone but not forgotten

WEST COLUMBIA, W.Va. — William Faulker once wrote, “The past is never dead. It’s not even past.” For Lakin Hospital and the fo...

February 17th, 2017 |  


This week in West Virginia History

This week in West Virginia History

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

February 17th, 2017 |