Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS Tue, 29 Jul 2014 02:38:36 EST 1800 2014 Reader’s Choice picks begin this weekend http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50072183/2014-Readers-Choice-picks-begin-today OHIO VALLEY — The 2014 Reader's Choice: Best of the Best Tri-County contest starts today, and submissions are due Aug. 13. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Suspect vehicle recovered following burglary http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50067441/Suspect-vehicle-recovered-following-burglary POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Police Department recovered a suspect vehicle Thursday evening matching the description of a truck that was reportedly observed at a burglary in Gallia County on Thursday afternoon. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50056279/Search-the-Scriptures Jesus, confronted by an unbelieving prefect who sought to justify himself, was famously asked, “What is truth.” (John 18:38) Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio University receives high marks in international rankings http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50056346/Ohio-University-receives-high-marks-in-international-rankings ATHENS — Ohio University has received top marks in two ranking systems designed to provide students and parents with information about the overall quality and cost of higher education. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community draws together, clears trail for nature preserve http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50043914/Community-draws-together-clears-trail-for-nature-preserve MASON COUNTY — A committed band of volunteers has been hard at work for more than a year to restore a community-owned piece of land that will one day be Letart Nature Park. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New doctors Hassuna, Chandra join Holzer http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/343509/New-doctors-Hassuna-Chandra-join-Holzer GALLIPOLIS — Dr. Deena Hassuna, a rheumatologist, and Dr. Rameesh Chandra, interventional cardiologist, have joined Holzer Health System as new physicians. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST State police: Child died ‘long agonizing death’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/332072/State-police:-Child-died-long-agonizing-death MASON COUNTY — West Virginia State Police say a 20-month old child died a “long agonizing death” as a result of alleged neglect at the hands of his parents. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Case resolved against woman accused of sexual misconduct http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/332648/Case-resolved-against-woman-accused-of-sexual-misconduct GALLIPOLIS — The case against a Gallipolis woman accused of sexual misconduct with a juvenile has been resolved, according to information filed this week with the Gallia County Clerk of Courts Office. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair season passes now on sale http://mydailyregister.com/news/breaking_news/332382/Fair-season-passes-now-on-sale GALLIPOLIS — Season passes for the Gallia County Junior Fair are now on sale. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mason’s man named to state ag, forestry hall of fame http://mydailyregister.com/news/localnews1/311104/Masons-man-named-to-state-ag-forestry-hall-of-fame MASON — Robert “Bob” Barnitz, of Mason, was one of five men inducted Saturday into the West Virginia Agriculture and Forestry Hall of Fame at Jackson's Mill. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Farmer’s Market faithfully offers fresh, local alternative to eating http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3873535/Farmers-Market-faithfully-offers-fresh-local-alternative-to-eating POINT PLEASANT—The Mason County Farmer's Market continues to offer fresh, locally grown produce in spite of uncertainty in consumer demand for locally produced food. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Jury returns with its verdict in rape case http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3843786/Jury-returns-with-its-verdict-in-rape-case GALLIPOLIS — Following approximately 12 1/2 hours of deliberation, a guilty verdict and two not guilty verdicts were returned by a jury following three days of testimony against a man accused of raping a small girl. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST New Haven’s Roadside Park slated for upgrade http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3822467/New-Havens-Roadside-Park-slated-for-upgrade NEW HAVEN — Roadside Park will soon get an upgrade by members of the New Haven Road Angels, following approval at the most recent town council meeting. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Mason plans all-day July 4th celebration http://mydailyregister.com/news/breaking_news/3823196/Mason-plans-all-day-July-4th-celebration MASON — Fourth of July plans dominated much of the meeting when the Mason Town Council met June 19. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST A Hunger for More http://mydailyregister.com/news/lifestyle-religion/3792417/A-Hunger-for-More Let's ask ourselves a question that may at first sound a bit typical coming from a “religious” perspective (although it is, in fact, not really a matter of its being “religious” so much as it is “spiritual”,... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Rees family creates pair of scholarships to Rio http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3783584/Rees-family-creates-pair-of-scholarships-to-Rio RIO GRANDE — With roots firmly planted in Gallia County, the Rees family has created a pair of scholarships to the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College to honor their family and serve southeastern Ohio. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Former fugitive charged in Gallia for passing bad checks http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3785545/Former-fugitive-charged-in-Gallia-for-passing-bad-checks GALLIPOLIS — A man arrested by the U.S. Marshal's Service in early 2013 after warrants were issued for his arrest in multiple states for check fraud, was recently arraigned in the Gallia County Court of Common Pleas on additional... Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST New lawsuits target cameras in 2 more Ohio cities http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3766890/New-lawsuits-target-cameras-in-2-more-Ohio-cities CINCINNATI (AP) — New lawsuits Wednesday targeted traffic cameras used to cite motorists for allegedly speeding or running red lights in two Dayton suburbs, he latest legal challenge to camera use in Ohio. Wed, 4 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST New play by local playwright premiering here http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3749059/New-play-by-local-playwright-premiering-here MIDDLEPORT — A new play by a local playwright will soon receive its world premiere with a local community theater group. Tue, 3 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Former Meigs County deputy in custody for fleeing, eluding http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/3755714/Former-Meigs-County-deputy-in-custody-for-fleeing-eluding COOLVILLE — A former Meigs County deputy who had been facing charges of theft of county property is now facing additional fleeing and eluding charges following a high-speed pursuit that occurred on Friday afternoon. Mon, 2 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST