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News in Mason County, Washington
Kenton descendants honor life of Frontiesman
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:54:00 -0700
WASHINGTON | For nearly 40 years, Old Washington historic village has been the home for the annual Simon Kenton Festival. Each year re-enactors, artisans, crafters, and entertainers come together to honor Simon Kenton, who through historical accounts has been named the "Father of Mason County."
Police to patrol West Side gas stations in Charleston, WV
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:13:15 -0700
When you think about a gas station, you probably think of a place to fill your tank and load up on some junk food. For the citizens on Charleston's West side, going to a gas station can be the scariest part of their day.
Sheriff: Suicidal man blows up garage during standoff with police
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:09:32 -0700
A suicidal man wanted for assaulting his wife blew up his garage with himself inside it during a standoff with police Wednesday night outside of Shelton, according to the Mason County Sheriff's Office.
Mr. Hanky's Christmas Poo High School Football Roundup Part Three
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 05:43:18 -0700
There was a lot of movement on the national HS football level as #2 St. Thomas Aquinas (FL), #6 Katy (TX), #10 Cedar Hill (TX), #13 Jenks (OK) and #15 Archbishop Rummel (LA) lost. Expect one of Kentucky's favorite out-of-state schools, Lakewood, Ohio's St. Edward to move up a spot from #4.
Highway 101 near Shelton reopens after closure due to brush fire (PHOTOS)
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:26:15 -0700
SHELTON — A large brushfire near Shelton closed Highway 101 in both directions for a while Thursday afternoon, the Washington State Patrol said, as increasing easterly winds spurred flames. But the Mason County Sheriff’s Office tweeted at 4:20 p.m. that the highway was back open. According to the WSDOT, the highway was closed temporarily just […]
EPA sets up online sessions to address questions about Clean Power Plan
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:14:03 -0700
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced it will be holding two online question and answer sessions regarding proposals in the the Clean Power Plan.
HAPPENINGS - Uptown and Around the Corner
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:46:00 -0700
-- 2nd Thursday@thelibrary, Danny Bentley and Amber's Angel Cloggers, Sept. 11, 6 p.m., Fleming County Public Library, Flemingsburg.
Fitch Rates Prince William County, VA's VPSA Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:23:00 -0700
Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AAA' rating to the following Prince William County, Virginia general obligation bonds:
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:54:19 -0700
SPIRIT LAKE - With a logging background and business to take care of while playing for the Timberlake High football team this season, identical twin brothers Bryan and Greg Mason have their options wide open.
Vietnam Traveling Wall Arrives in Ludington
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:19:48 -0700
A replica of the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall arrived in Mason County just Wednesday afternoon. The Traveling Wall is part of a Cost of Freedom Tribute happening in communities across the country.