Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/ http://mydailyregister.com/ Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:48:23 EST 1800 ‘Belle’ of the ball http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50095531/Belle-of-the-ball The Belle of Cincinnati is definitely the belle of the ball for Point Pleasant and Gallipolis this week when it docks in both cities. On Monday, the boat, pictured here at Riverfront Park in Point Pleasant, arrived for the annual dinner cruise hosted... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Along for the ride http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50092530/Along-for-the-ride NEW HAVEN — Rain did not stop a group of dedicated riders when the inaugural Claflin C.A.R.E. Bike Ride was held recently in New Haven. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST U.S. voters hold key to peace in Middle East http://mydailyregister.com/news/Op-Ed/50087528/U.S.-voters-hold-key-to-peace-in-Middle-East More than any other time in the history of the conflict over the tiny ancient land we call Israel and Palestine, voters from a land across the sea hold unused power to change the basic course and outcomes of that conflict. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ashley Ohlinger and Wesley Riffle upcoming wedding http://mydailyregister.com/news/engagements/50072192/Ashley-Ohlinger-and-Wesley-Riffle-upcoming-wedding LETART, W.Va. — Johnny and Christine Ohlinger, of Letart, and Laren Clayton Shain, of Racine, and Tony Riffle, of Michigan, announce the upcoming wedding of their children, Ashley Raeann Ohlinger and Wesley Jordan Riffle. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Sanging’ one part of Appalachian culture that could stand to stop http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/50075008/Sanging-one-part-of-Appalachian-culture-that-could-stand-to-stop Digging wild ginseng, or “sanging” to use the vernacular, is a part of Appalachian culture, handed down from generation to generation. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hamid sets record at 2014 Kiwanis Juniors at Cliffside event http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/50077640/Hamid-sets-record-at-2014-Kiwanis-Juniors-at-Cliffside-event GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Many young golfers from both Ohio and West Virginia took part in the sixth annual Kiwanis Juniors at Cliffside held on Thursday, July 10, at the Cliffside Golf Course in Gallia County. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 Point Pleasant Register’s website now faster, easier http://mydailyregister.com/news/notice_box/50070501/Point-Pleasant-Registers-website-now-faster-easier POINT PLEASANT — If you haven't visited the Point Pleasant Register's website lately, you should take a look. 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 Special speaker to ‘Celebrate Recovery’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50059217/Special-speaker-to-Celebrate-Recovery POINT PLEASANT — This Sunday the state representative from the worldwide program, Celebrate Recovery (CR), will speak at the Point Pleasant First Church of Nazarene about his personal story of past addictions and current recovery. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST See Red? http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50059192/See-Red MASON COUNTY— In an effort to prevent and reduce retailer violations of state code and the Synar Amendment, retailers have recently received material to help them identify underage youths that may attempt to purchase tobacco... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A guide to the Mason County Fair http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50061856/A-guide-to-the-Mason-County-Fair POINT PLEASANT — The tri-county's fair season is just around the corner, including West Virginia's largest county fair - the Mason County Fair - happening Aug. 4-9. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rio Grande athletic chairs on sale http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/50063802/Rio-Grande-athletic-chairs-on-sale RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande is giving its alumni and the general public a chance to own a piece of the school's athletic history. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A night out http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50061245/A-night-out Mayor's Night Out, the free concert series offered on Friday nights at Riverfront Park, continues this week with Gary Tolley. Tolley, who performs everything from oldies, to country, to gospel to beach much, takes the stage at 8 p.m. Friday,... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A Hunger for More http://mydailyregister.com/news/Op-Ed/50056137/A-Hunger-for-More In confusing times and difficult circumstances, God has a way of getting our attention. Thu, 24 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 Taking U.S. 35 funding to feds http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50045848/Taking-U.S.-35-funding-to-feds POINT PLEASANT — Funding the completion of U.S. 35 was included in the discussion at the most recent meeting of the Mason County Commission. Wed, 23 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 Haven discusses dilapidated properties http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50044089/New-Haven-discusses-dilapidated-properties NEW HAVEN — Beautification and repair dominated discussion at the most recent meeting of the New Haven Town Council. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST