GALLIPOLIS — The Hospice Tree of Love is a unique charitable recognition opportunity offering a way to express appreciation for people who have touched your life in a special way.Located in the Holzer Gallipolis Lobby, this impressive five-foot bronze tree is adorned with 125 gold-finish leaves that may be personally engraved for a donation of $500.Leaves can be purchased to memorialize, honor, and recognize any special person in your life.
NEW HAVEN — Brandy Graham and Jeremy Hudnall of New Haven, W.Va. announce their engagement and plans for a summer wedding.The bride-elect is the daughter of Kevin Graham and Dee Davis of Amanda, Ohio, and Susie Graham of West Columbia, W.Va.She is a 2001 graduate of Meigs High School and attended Glenville State College for a degree in criminal justice. She is employed at Lakin Correctional Center.Her fiance is the son of David and Sharon Hudnall of Pome...
VINTON — For some, the ideal Christmas is a white one filled with friends, family, food and colorful decorations. Still, for many, the holidays only serve to underscore the absence of loved ones who have passed on. For some, every Christmas is blue, but James Vinson, who knows a thing or two about loss from his own perspective, is leading an effort Sunday to bring a little peace to those who have lost people close to them.
OHIO VALLEY — ‘Tis the season, and Santa is all ears.The Gallipolis Daily Tribune, Point Pleasant Register and The Daily Sentinel will be publishing Letters to Santa on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, but kiddos across the region need to hussle in order to meet the submission deadline.Teachers and parents are encouraged to get their letters in by no later than noon on Friday, Dec. 13. All submissions from Meigs, Mason and Gallia counties should be e-...
MASON COUNTY — Mason County Community Foundation (MCCF) has announced $55,133 in grant awards for community-based programs in the county.MCCF awarded these grants through the affiliate Community Action Grant cycle: of Our Community’s Foundation - the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation (PACF) and the Regional Affiliate Foundations of Doddridge, Ritchie, Jackson, Mason Counties and the Little Kanawha Area.
MASON COUNTY — It’s that time of year — time to brighten up these long, dark evenings with strings of colored lights. Trees, windows, and roofs are festooned with bulbs of white, yellow, blue.Fun and exciting as decorating can be, however, certain safety measures should be taken to prevent unnecessary accidents and injuries. Travis Cullen of West Virginia University Extension Service has compiled some tips and guidelines for maintaining a safety-conscious approach...
OHIO VALLEY — DuPont officials say they will no longer be in the C8 business in 2014 — one year ahead of a voluntary global phase out program initiated by the US Environmental Protection Agency.
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