Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS Wed, 27 May 2015 06:46:34 EST 1800 W.Va. AG files lawsuit against debt collector http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153717189/W.Va.-AG-files-lawsuit-against-debt-collector CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said Tuesday that his office has filed a lawsuit against Florida-based Simple Recovery Solutions, or SRS, and its owners for allegedly trying to collect unverified debt or debt which never really... Tue, 26 May 2015 15:46:32 EST Early voting starts Wednesday http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153726467/Early-voting-starts-Wednesday MASON COUNTY — Early voting for the Hartford and Mason municipal elections begin Wednesday and will continue through Saturday, June 6, according to the election calendar published by the West Virginia Secretary of State's... Tue, 26 May 2015 15:36:33 EST New Haven may soon receive new police cruiser http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153720963/New-Haven-may-soon-receive-new-police-cruiser NEW HAVEN — A change in plans for a new cruiser for the New Haven Police Department will hopefully result in the town receiving the vehicle sooner. Tue, 26 May 2015 15:21:35 EST French 500 Free Clinic expands services http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153721427/French-500-Free-Clinic-expands-services GALLIPOLIS — The vice president of the French 500 Free Clinic says it is now in a position to serve not only the uninsured residents of Gallia County, but also those who have little or no health coverage throughout the Ohio Valley. Tue, 26 May 2015 14:31:34 EST Meigs Cooperative Parish receives donation http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153702223/Meigs-Cooperative-Parish-receives-donation The first Chancey Charity Golf Scramble was May 16 at Riverside Golf Course in Mason County. The inaugural event — which was hosted by former Meigs football coach Mike Chancey and members of the Meigs High School Athletic Boosters — was a... Mon, 25 May 2015 18:11:35 EST Deputies arrest Gallipolis Ferry man on drug charges again http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153684667/Deputies-arrest-Gallipolis-Ferry-man-on-drug-charges-again POINT PLEASANT — A Gallipolis Ferry man is facing drug charges for the second time in a little over two months after a traffic stop on Saturday. Mon, 25 May 2015 18:26:31 EST Cutest Kids Contest returning in June http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153661035/Cutest-Kids-Contest-returning-in-June OHIO VALLEY — It's that time of year again - the Cutest Kids Contest is back. Sat, 23 May 2015 12:46:34 EST Hannan High School Prom Royalty http://mydailyregister.com/news/community-news/153670343/Hannan-High-School-Prom-Royalty The 2015 Hannan High School Prom Queen and King are Emma Jenkins and Charles Mayes, picturd here.The 2015 Hannan High School Prom Princess and Prince are Lanie Craig and Logan Hostetter, pictured here. Sat, 23 May 2015 16:51:31 EST More arraignments held following May grand jury http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153671111/More-arraignments-held-following-May-grand-jury POINT PLEASANT —More defendants who received indictments from the May term of the grand jury were in Mason County Circuit Court on Friday for arraignments. Fri, 22 May 2015 19:21:31 EST Fundraisers set to help Leon student http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153664636/Fundraisers-set-to-help-Leon-student LEON — A day of fundraising for an 11-year-old Leon boy who underwent surgery on a brain tumor, has been set for Saturday, June 13. Fri, 22 May 2015 14:56:31 EST Showing respect http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153647321/Showing-respect This Saturday local residents have a chance to show their support and respect to local veterans during the annual Memorial Day Parade in Point Pleasant which is sponsored and organized each year by AMVETS Post #2. The parade begins at 1 p.m. and... Thu, 21 May 2015 19:21:31 EST Meigs Memorial Day Run returns this weekend http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153640423/Meigs-Memorial-Day-Run-returns-this-weekend OHIO VALLEY — Southeast Ohio's largest motorcycle run returns this weekend.The 30th annual Meigs County Memorial Day Run has become one of the Tri-County's premiere biking events and tourist attractions. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:06:36 EST For the record http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153646241/For-the-record Mason County Circuit Court Thu, 21 May 2015 18:36:32 EST Community rallies around Leon boy http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153642749/Community-rallies-around-Leon-boy LEON — Although the prognosis remains serious, the future of an 11-year-old Leon boy looks a little brighter after surgery earlier this week. Thu, 21 May 2015 16:31:34 EST Fair receives bounce from ‘the bash’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153626059/Fair-receives-bounce-from-the-bash POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Fairgrounds were once again busy with activity this past weekend when the Fifth Annual Mason County Spring Fair Bash took place. Wed, 20 May 2015 20:01:31 EST Kentucky firm has lowest bid for US 35 work http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153622078/Kentucky-firm-has-lowest-bid-for-US-35-work CHARLESTON —A firm from Kentucky has reportedly submitted the lowest bid to design, build and finance the remaining 14.6 miles of US 35. Wed, 20 May 2015 18:56:34 EST For the record http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153622635/For-the-record Mason County Sheriff's Department Wed, 20 May 2015 17:36:33 EST Smith announces funding for park upgrades http://mydailyregister.com/news/business/153611459/Smith-announces-funding-for-park-upgrades COLUMBUS — State Rep. Ryan Smith, R-Bidwell, has announced that the State Controlling Board approved the release of $812,152 to help fund upgrades to Lake Alma State Park in Vinton County. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:26:36 EST Rio faculty publish book on Country Music http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153610453/Rio-faculty-publish-book-on-Country-Music RIO GRANDE — The rich history and traditions of country music dates back nearly a century in West Virginia, and thanks to a pair of University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College professors that heritage has been captured in Arcadia... Wed, 20 May 2015 11:06:38 EST Community Foundation awards spring grants http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153592794/Community-Foundation-awards-spring-grants PARKERSBURG —The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation & Regional Affiliates (PACF) has announced its grant awards for spring 2015 with recipients in Mason County set to benefit. Tue, 19 May 2015 20:16:35 EST