Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:43:15 EST 1800 For the record http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150928323/For-the-record Sentencings continuedThe sentencings of two Meigs County men who took pleas in a 2013 assault case have been continued to Jan. 12, 2015. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:34:11 EST Rotary donates 2K to local groups http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150948050/Rotary-donates-2K-to-local-groups Richard Walker and Larry Jones, both of the Point Pleasant Rotary Club, presented the Toys for Kids Program and the Point Pleasant Fire Department each with $1,000 as a result of the Point Pleasant Rotary Club's recent bell-ringing efforts. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:22:07 EST Public memorial service announced for Marshall’s Kopp http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150955319/Public-memorial-service-announced-for-Marshalls-Kopp HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University officials today announced details about the public memorial service for President Stephen J. Kopp, who died Wednesday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:20:07 EST Dilapidated properties still hot topic http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150928436/Dilapidated-properties-still-hot-topic POINT PLEASANT — The City of Point Pleasant continues to contemplate, and act on, ways to deal with dilapidated properties. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:35:13 EST Child neglect trial moved http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150927882/Child-neglect-trial-moved POINT PLEASANT —The trial of parents accused of contributing to the death of their young son has been moved from January to March. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:55:05 EST Point Pleasant YLA attends conference http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150926738/Point-Pleasant-YLA-attends-conference RIPLEY – Teenagers tackled the question, “What's Your Freedom For?” in three days of intensive interaction with peers from across Ohio and West Virginia. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:16:05 EST Ariel plays host to ‘Voices of Christmas’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150928333/Ariel-plays-host-to-Voices-of-Christmas GALLIPOLIS — The sweet sounds of the season from sacred to secular will be filling the hall at the historic Ariel Theatre when a number of regional ensembles takes the stage Dec. 20 for Voices of Christmas. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:58:06 EST Principal presents Roosevelt Elementary LSIC report http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150920697/Principal-presents-Roosevelt-Elementary-LSIC-report POINT PLEASANT — Principal Timothy Click, of Roosevelt Elementary School, gave the Mason County Schools Board of Education a Local School Improvement Council update, providing the board with WEST TEST 2 trend data and information about student... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:33:05 EST Sign of progress? http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150927126/Sign-of-progress POINT PLEASANT — Bobby Ewing, Freddy Krueger, even General Motors, have all come back from the dead and now, signs of life are being shown on the corner of Third and Viand streets in Point Pleasant. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:26:05 EST Crosslight’s prayers answered http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150926121/Crosslights-prayers-answered ASHTON — Crosslight of Hope has won a $20,000 grant from Walmart for a facility makeover thanks to local residents rallying together to vote in the Food Pantry Holiday Makeover campaign. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:54:11 EST Gallia man gets 15 years for summer robberies http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150920011/Gallia-man-gets-15-years-for-summer-robberies GALLIPOLIS — A Gallia County man was sentenced this week to 15 years in prison for his role in a string of summer robberies that stretched from Gallipolis to Crown City. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:04:07 EST Local stocks http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150692768/Local-stocks AEP (NYSE) — 57.83Akzo (NASDAQ) — 22.24Ashland Inc. (NYSE) — 115.09Big Lots (NYSE) — 38.38Bob Evans (NASDAQ) — 49.77BorgWarner (NYSE) — 51.34 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 01:43:09 EST Meigs man asks for early release http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150910033/Meigs-man-asks-for-early-release MASON — A young man from Meigs County convicted in 2013 of unlawful assault has filed a motion for early release from the Anthony Correctional Center for youthful offenders. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:47:03 EST School board discusses renovation estimates http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150902623/School-board-discusses-renovation-estimates POINT PLEASANT — Possible construction of the Mason County School's central office building and the Moose Lodge property were once again topics of discussion at the Mason County Board of Education's most recent meeting. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:02:07 EST Leon teacher recieves state award http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150886114/Leon-teacher-recieves-state-award POINT PLEASANT — A local school teacher was recognized at the most recent meeting of the Mason County Board of Education for receiving an award from the West Virginia Reading Association. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:42:05 EST Edna Martin http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150883024/Edna-Martin MIDDLEPORT — Edna Martin, 86, of Middleport, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 at Rocksprings Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements will be announced by the Ewing Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:16:14 EST Wahama achieves ‘success’ rating http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150855137/Wahama-achieves-success-rating MASON — For the second year in a row, Wahama High School has been designated a “success” school by the West Virginia Department of Education. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:12:08 EST Foundation announces fall grants http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150857686/Foundation-announces-fall-grants OHIO VALLEY — Our Community's Foundation — the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and the Regional Affiliate Foundations of Doddridge, Ritchie, Jackson and Mason counties and the Little Kanawha Area — announces its grant... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:32:08 EST State releases school performance designations http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150856412/State-releases-school-performance-designations MASON COUNTY — The West Virginia Department of Education recently released school performance data and designations for the 2013-14 school year, and the majority of Mason County schools were deemed “transitional.” Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:59:09 EST Community Christmas Cantata returns http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/150844577/Community-Christmas-Cantata-returns POINT PLEASANT — “It (the cantata) brings people together in a common effort.” Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:49:07 EST