MASON COUNTY — It can be a long, boring stretch of time between the excitement of Christmas and the coming of spring.
POINT PLEASANT — Volunteers at the Mason County Animal Shelter not only care for the animals in need, but serve to help them find permanent homes.
LEON — The members of the Busy 4's 4-H Club kept busy during the month of December.The club made recycled ornaments and used them for decorating the Christmas tree at the Baden Community Center on Dec. 1.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Marshall University School of Pharmacy has scheduled its first Preview Day for 2 p.m. March 28 at the school located adjacent to the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Huntington.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Marshall University Choral Union resumes Monday rehearsals at 7 p.m. Jan. 26 in the Choral Rehearsal Room in Smith Music Hall on Marshall's Huntington campus.
GALLIPOLIS — Ohio Valley Banc Corp.'s Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.21 per common share payable on February 10, 2015, to shareholders of record on Jan. 30. This amount represents no decrease over the $0.21 per common...
POINT PLEASANT — A Point Pleasant man has been arrested on a drug charge after a search of a residence located at 2003 North Main St.
DAVIDSON, N.C. — Civitas Media, a publisher of the Gallipolis Daily Tribune, Point Pleasant Register and The Daily Sentinel in Pomeroy, along with more than 100 other community newspapers in 12 states, announced...
CHESAPEAKE, Ohio — Frederick Thomas Johnson, 67, of Chesapeake, passed away Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, in Huntington, W.Va.Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements.
SOUTH CHARLESTON — Preliminary counts of game checking tags indicate West Virginia hunters harvested 104,223 white-tailed deer during the recently completed bucks-only, antlerless, muzzleloader, archery and youth/Class Q/Class XS deer seasons,...
BEND AREA — The first week of the election filing period for the towns of Mason and Hartford has passed, and interest seems tepid.
POINT PLEASANT — Cheerleaders at Point Pleasant High School understand the importance of offering support in times of tragedy to those in need — close to home and far away.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Jeff Smith has been elected chairman of the American Bankers Association's Community Bankers Council, which represents America's 6,000-plus community banks, for the 2014-15 association year.
CHARLESTON — Before being elected to two terms in the West Virginia House of Delegates, Jim Butler (R-Gallipoils Ferry) and Scott Cadle (R-Letart) were involved in the issue of completing U.S. 35 as private citizens from Mason County.
POINT PLEASANT — When the Mason County Commission met for its regular meeting on Thursday, conversation turned to the completion of U.S. 35.
POINT PLEASANT — Principal Pat Brumfield, of Beale Elementary School, gave the Mason County Schools Board of Education a Local School Improvement Council update, providing the board with WEST TEST 2 data and information about student...
POINT PLEASANT — A Point Pleasant teen has been chosen to represent the state as the 2015 West Virginia Goodwill Ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Mason County has its first baby of the year with the birth of Zoey Leann Bennett. Dr. Fri Mofor-Eta, MD, OB/GYN at Pleasant Valley Hospital, recently announced the baby's arrival. Zoey was born at 11:52 a.m. Jan. 2, weighing 3 ½ pounds and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep.Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) says he will serve on three House Appropriations Committee subcommittees during the 114th Congress.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Suzanne Holroyd, professor and chairman of the department of psychiatry at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been recognized by her peers to be included among Castle Connolly's...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Job creation, workforce development and education were three of the hard-hitting points of Monday's West Virginia Association Press Legislative Lookahead event held in Charleston.
POINT PLEASANT — New businesses were a topic of conversation at this week's regular meeting of Point Pleasant City Council.
POINT PLEASANT —A Pomeroy, Ohio, man has been sentenced in an assault which took place at the Mason County Fair in 2013.
ASHTON —Crosslight of Hope Inc., a non-profit organization in southern Mason County, recently won Walmart's Holiday Food Pantry Makeover Contest, a national competition in which the organization placed seventh out of 150 pantries from all...
MASON — The Mason Town Council has set a plan into action that will raise water and sewer rates a total of four times over the next year and nine months.