River algae could pose health effects

River algae could pose health effects

OHIO VALLEY — For many in the tri-county area of Mason, Gallia and Meigs, this coming Labor Day weekend is a time when activities are centered a...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Ohio AG supports child credit freeze bill

Ohio AG supports child credit freeze bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Wednesday that he supports Ohio House Bill 317, which would allow parents or guardians t...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


‘Mothman sculptor’ passes away

‘Mothman sculptor’ passes away

LETART, W.Va. — One of Mason County W.Va.’s most well known residents and artists died last weekend.Though not everyone may have known Bob...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



Southern Local power outage disrupts classes

Southern Local power outage disrupts classes

RACINE — Students, teachers and staff at Southern Local Schools in Racine had an unexpected day off Tuesday. After the school lost power Monday ...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Winter is coming

Winter is coming

MASON — For the past three years, the Mason United Methodist Church has had an annual winter coat giveaway, and the heartwarming stories of its ...

September 1st, 2015 |  


September is Safe Driving Awareness Month in Ohio

GALLIPOLIS — September is Safe Driving Awareness Month, and the Ohio State Highway Patrol is asking motorists to commit to only driving while bu...

September 1st, 2015 |  


LST makes its way upriver

LST makes its way upriver

OHIO VALLEY —As LST-325 navigated up the Ohio River from its port in Evansville, Ind., many along the river caught a glimpse of WWII history. LS...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Sowing the seeds of retirement

Sowing the seeds of retirement

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — If anyone knows about sowing seeds, it’s Rodney Wallbrown.Wallbrown is a native of Spencer, W.Va., but since 1972 ...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Marshall music professors offer free performance

Marshall music professors offer free performance

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Two Marshall University professors will perform on historical instruments when they present “Pastorale: Woodwinds from...

August 29th, 2015 |  


VFW Post 9053 awards scholarships

VFW Post 9053 awards scholarships

TUPPERS PLAINS — VFW Post 9053 recently presented four 2015 high school graduates with scholarships totaling $1,000. The scholarship fund was es...

August 28th, 2015 |