NEWS


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‘Home for the Holidays’ concert
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Christmas in Racine
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Small Business Saturday
‘Black Friday’ event today at Animal Shelter… Prizes, adoptions, visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus

‘Black Friday’ event today at Animal Shelter… Prizes, adoptions, visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Mason County Animal Shelter is holding a special Black Friday event and fundraiser today from 1 to 4 p.m. at the she...

November 25th, 2021 updated: November 25th, 2021. |  


Reported fatal shooting under investigation… Suspect in custody

Reported fatal shooting under investigation… Suspect in custody

LETART, W.Va. — One person is dead and one is in custody following a fatal shooting early Wednesday morning, according to Mason County Sheriff C...

November 24th, 2021 updated: November 25th, 2021. |  


Marching towards a dream

Marching towards a dream

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — When the 95th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade steps off at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 Point Pleasant High ...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


‘The Christmas Concert’ returns Dec. 4

‘The Christmas Concert’ returns Dec. 4

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — While the Ohio Valley Symphony is gearing up for its annual Christmas Concert, three locals are waiting to see which one...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


DeWine signs new congressional district map into law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed into law a map of new congressional districts on Saturday that will be in effect f...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


5 deaths, 287 new cases… Weekly COVID-19 stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

5 deaths, 287 new cases… Weekly COVID-19 stats for Meigs, Gallia, Mason

(Editor’s note: Ohio Valley Publishing’s last COVID-19 update appeared in the Tuesday, Nov. 16 edition with data collected through Monday,...

November 22nd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Western Kentucky tops Herd, 53-21

Eagles fall at River Valley, 59-45

BIDWELL, Ohio — Things were pretty much even … except for that second period.The River Valley boys basketball team used an 18-3 second qua...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Western Kentucky tops Herd, 53-21

Western Kentucky tops Herd, 53-21

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The wheels fell off.The Marshall football team will not be playing for a conference championship next weekend after a 53-21 ...

November 27th, 2021 updated: November 27th, 2021. |  


Tornadoes topple Miller, 83-67

Tornadoes topple Miller, 83-67

RACINE, Ohio — The winds blew the way of the Tornadoes.The Southern boys basketball team opened its 2021-22 season with a 83-67 home win against...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Bowling Green boots Bobcats in finale, 21-10

Bowling Green boots Bobcats in finale, 21-10

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio — Ain’t that a kick in the pants.The Ohio University football team had a disappointing 2021 campaign end on a sour not...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Herd hosts Hilltoppers for CUSA East title

Herd hosts Hilltoppers for CUSA East title

It all comes down to this. The Marshall football team can secure its second straight Conference USA East Division championship when the Thundering Her...

November 26th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Sharing a love of reading

Staff Report

Buckeye Hills Career Center recently finished the first nine weeks of the 2021-2022 school year with several students earning honor roll status.Gallia...

October 26th, 2021 |  


Info on ‘Child and Adult Care Food Program’

The Athens Meigs Educational Service Center announces sponsorship of the USDA-funded CACFP at these sites:Bradbury Learning Center, 39105 Bradbury Roa...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Writers Guild members discuss latest projects

At a recent meeting of the Point Pleasant Writers Guild, in response to the question, “Who wrote something about ‘Back When?’”...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Gallipolis Elks supports Snack Pack program

Gallipolis Elks supports Snack Pack program

GALLIPOLIS — Gallipolis Elks 107 recently donated $3,450 to the Gallia County Snack Pack Program. The donation was made possible by the $2,500 G...

October 13th, 2021 |  


Catching up with the Wahama Class of 1956

Catching up with the Wahama Class of 1956

Over the past 65 years, the 1956 Wahama classmates have stayed in touch with letters, cards, and telephone contact. Dr. Thomas Vance, Ph.D., organized...

October 1st, 2021 |  


OPINION


Search the Scriptures: Hospitality to strangers

Search the Scriptures: Hospitality to strangers

Amongst the virtues commended to Christians in God’s word, few are so neglected in our day and age as that of hospitality. But if it is neglecte...

November 18th, 2021 |  


When scripture came to life…

When scripture came to life…

“Deceitful bow” is one of those curious Bible references found in Hosea 7:16. God refers to the people of Israel as being like a “de...

November 18th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Christ the King

God’s Kids Korner: Christ the King

What do you want to be when you grow up? A teacher, a policeman, a lawyer, a doctor, or a nurse? There are so many jobs from which to choose. How do w...

November 18th, 2021 |  


Helping You Age Better… November is National Family Caregiver Month

Helping You Age Better… November is National Family Caregiver Month

National Family Caregiver Month is celebrated each year in November and is a time to recognize and honor family caregivers across the country. It offe...

November 12th, 2021 |  


Meigs Health Matters… World Child Abuse Prevention Day

Meigs Health Matters… World Child Abuse Prevention Day

November 19th is World Child Abuse Prevention Day. Developed and launched in 2000, this day is dedicated to raise awareness on child abuse and neglect...

November 12th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: Punctuality and patience

Search the Scriptures: Punctuality and patience

Do we allow God’s Word to change the way we interact with the world around us, or do we try to read God’s Word so as to validate those thi...

November 11th, 2021 |  


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