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4 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

Commission receives $150k grant for day report

The Department of Justice Community Corrections Grant, which assists in operating the program, was discussed at Thursday's regular commission meeting.

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Related Topix: Handley, WV, New Haven, WV

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Point Pleasant Fire Department Solicits Donations, Following Budget Cuts

Point Pleasant , Mason County , West Virginia A local fire station is taking unusual action after massive cuts to their budget.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV, Handley, WV

Point Pleasant Register

Changes ahead for school's Office of Education Performance Audits process5:55 pm

Georgia Thornton, administrative assistant to the superintendent/curriculum director, presents the Mason County Board of Ed.

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Related Topix: Board, WV, Point Pleasant, WV

Point Pleasant Register

PPVFD fundraiser not a scam

As reported back in June, the PPVFD announced it would be sending letters to residents in its coverage area asking for voluntary donations - an area which is a significant part of Mason County and will reach around 5,000 homes.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

Child neglect case bound over to grand jury6:56 pm

The cases of two parents accused of contributing to their infant son's death have been bound over to the grand jury.

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Point Pleasant Register

'Back-to-School Bash' to bring in the new school year5:23 pm

Mason County families and students will gather to celebrate the start of the school year on Friday evening outside Point Pleasant Intermediate School.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

Mason Co. Emergency Operations Center upgrades complete

The Mason County Emergency Operations Center is located within the Emergency Services complex at 911 Emergency Drive just outside Point Pleasant.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Weirton Daily Times

Veterans agriculture program a hit

James McCormick, director of the Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture program, said work on the program began in December but wasn't approved by the state Legislature until earlier this year.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Apiculture, Lesage, WV, Life, Food, Vegetables, Cabell County, WV

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Woman Convicted In Skylar Neese Slaying Moved To Mason County

Point Pleasant , Mason County , West Virginia A Monongalia County teenager has been transferred to a state prison to complete her sentence for the slaying of another teenager.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV, Monongalia County, WV, Prison, State Prisons

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

Community draws together, clears trail for nature preserve6:54 pm | 0

The park sign was designed for and donated to the developmental board by individuals who do not live in the area, but have connections to people in Letart, Kearns said.

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Related Topix: Letart, WV, Point Pleasant, WV

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Mason Co. Case Serves As Important Reminder On Child Nutrition Needs

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The investigation continues into a disturbing case of child neglect resulting in death.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Charleston, WV, Kanawha County, WV, Family, Kids

Point Pleasant Register

Celebrate me home

Tre' Smith, pictured in the front passenger seat, is welcomed home in Point Pleasant on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Baby Dies From Malnutrition After Police Say Parents Used WIC Money To Buy Drugs

Mason , Mason County , West Virginia State Police have charged a mother and father in connection with their 20-month old's death.

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Related Topix: Ashton, WV, Huntington, WV

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

Celebrate me home

Tre' Smith, pictured in the front passenger seat, is welcomed home in Point Pleasant on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Point Pleasant Register

Point man arrested after armed robbery

A few hours after the Point Pleasant Food Mart was robbed on Thursday morning, a suspect was in custody and charged with the crime.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Wed Jul 16, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Investigate Continues In Mason Animal Abuse Case

Mason County , West Virginia State Police continue to investigate an animal abuse case where a dead horse was found gutted, suspended from garage rafters.

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Related Topix: New Cumberland, WV

Point Pleasant Register

Meigs men plea in Mason County assault case

Two men from Meigs County in Ohio have entered into plea agreements after being accused of assaulting a man at the Mason County Fair last year.

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Point Pleasant Register

Point discusses paving, general city concerns

The paving was discussed at the most recent meeting of Point Pleasant City Council.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV

Point Pleasant Register

Can't 'pass' up the fair

This year, the first Mason County fair pass was sold to Mark Porter of Mark Porter GM Superstore in Pomeroy, Ohio.

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Related Topix: New Haven, WV, Point Pleasant, WV, Mason, WV, Montgomery, WV

WCHS-TV Charleston

From Banana Eating Contest To Top Musical Acts, Mason County Fair Offers Variety Of Fun

Taylor Deer, Jeff Morris Reported: Jul. 15, 2014 4:14 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 15, 2014 5:52 PM EDT Point Pleasant , Mason County , West Virginia For 53 years, this event has been providing more than a fair amount of fun.

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Related Topix: Point Pleasant, WV, Montgomery, WV

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