Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:44:10 EST 1800 Deer season begins Monday http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150633197/Deer-season-begins-Monday MASON COUNTY — It's the most wonderful time of the year for deer hunters. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:15:05 EST Mershon named Holzer Senior Care Center director http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150614961/Mershon-named-Holzer-Senior-Care-Center-director GALLIPOLIS — Brenda Mershon is the new director of nursing for Holzer Senior Care Center.Prior to joining Holzer Senior Care Center, Mershon worked for ResCare as the director of nursing in Gallipolis, and also held... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:42:09 EST Treatment for varicose and spider veins at PVH http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150630795/Treatment-for-varicose-and-spider-veins-at-PVH POINT PLEASANT — Board-certified general surgeon Dr. David C. Faber has expanded surgical services to include advanced varicose and spider vein treatment, according to officials with Pleasant Valley Hospital. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:07:03 EST Principal gives New Haven Elementary LSIC update http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150626401/Principal-gives-New-Haven-Elementary-LSIC-update POINT PLEASANT — Principal Stacy Bissell, of New Haven Elementary School, gave the Mason County Schools Board of Education a Local School Improvement Council update, providing the board with WEST TEST 2 data, school technology updates and... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:06:05 EST Commission talks security http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150619243/Commission-talks-security POINT PLEASANT — An addition to courthouse security was discussed at yesterday's meeting of the Mason County Commission. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:22:06 EST PVH repeats as ‘Top Performer’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150614413/PVH-repeats-as-Top-Performer POINT PLEASANT — Glen Washington, CEO of Pleasant Valley Hospital, announced Thursday that the hospital has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission for the second consecutive... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:13:07 EST Minority Business Expo set for Dec. 3 http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150616062/Minority-Business-Expo-set-for-Dec.-3 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs announced plans for the 2014 Minority Business Expo from noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Beni Kedem Temple in Charleston. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:08:04 EST Board discusses old ‘Moose’ property http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150597647/Board-discusses-old-Moose-property POINT PLEASANT — At the most recent meeting of the Mason County Schools Board of Education, members gave an update on the district's possible purchase of the Moose Lodge property, after concerns about elevation certificates and water... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:54:08 EST Improvements to Mason PD http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150604755/Improvements-to-Mason-PD MASON — Like many small towns, the Mason Police Department has had its ups and downs. But with help from a local business, and some grant money, the future is now looking a lot brighter. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:26:08 EST Superintendent discusses decision to resign early http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150570313/Superintendent-discusses-decision-to-resign-early POINT PLEASANT — After nearly four and half years serving as the Mason County Schools Superintendent, Suzanne Dickens is resigning early to retire and focus on family responsibilities and personal pursuits. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:00:19 EST For the record http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150601520/For-the-record Trial set in robbery caseA trial date has been set in the case of a man accused of robbing Point Pleasant Food Mart on 22nd St. in July. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:49:04 EST Holzer is available for Homebound patients http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150571202/Holzer-is-available-for-Homebound-patients GALLIPOLIS — A serious illness can be a major problem for patients and families, especially if the individual is homebound. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:16 EST Students to preform ‘Legend of Sleepy Hollow’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150564235/Students-to-preform-Legend-of-Sleepy-Hollow POINT PLEASANT — This week, students at Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High School will showcase their theatrical talent in the school's production of “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” — complete with phantoms, pupils and a headless... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:06:07 EST New OB/GYN at PVH http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150568065/New-OB/GYN-at-PVH POINT PLEASANT — Dr. Fri Mofor-Eta, a medical obstetrician who specializes in a traditional approach to obstetric and gynecologic care for adolescent and adult women, has joined the Pleasant Valley Medical Group at Pleasant Valley... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:01:06 EST Recovery services discussed http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150568648/Recovery-services-discussed POINT PLEASANT — Mental health and recovery services were a topic of discussion at the recent meeting of the Mason County Commission. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:48:13 EST New Haven continues Christmas tradition http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150567958/New-Haven-continues-Christmas-tradition NEW HAVEN — A nearly 40-year tradition will continue when the Town of New Haven holds its annual Christmas celebration on Saturday, Dec. 6. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:28:08 EST Fire sweeps through downtown Athens http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150569103/Fire-sweeps-through-downtown-Athens ATHENS — Six people were injured, 30 Ohio University students were displaced and five buildings suffered extensive damage as a result of a Sunday morning fire on Union Street in Athens. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:27:14 EST PPHS homecoming court http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150566235/PPHS-homecoming-court Point Pleasant High School recently held their Homecoming 2014 festivities. Mary Grace Workman was crowned the 2014 Homecoming Queen by last year's queen, Elizabeth Bateman. Pictured is the homecoming court (from left to right) with their... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:59:17 EST More than $61K in community grants awarded http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150544015/More-than-$61K-in-community-grants-awarded MASON COUNTY — More than $61,000 in grant awards to benefit the residents of Mason County were distributed this week at the 10th annual Mason County Spirit of Our Community and Grant Awards reception. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:05:20 EST Snowmaking under way at Canaan Valley http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150547136/Snowmaking-under-way-at-Canaan-Valley DAVIS, W.Va. – Snow flakes were falling across West Virginia this week and ski and tubing slopes at Canaan Valley Resort got their first real snow as resort employees began the layering process of building a snow base for winter sports... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:31:14 EST