Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/ http://mydailyregister.com/ Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:29:55 EST 1800 Child neglect case bound over to grand jury http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50124583/Child-neglect-case-bound-over-to-grand-jury POINT PLEASANT — The cases of two parents accused of contributing to their infant son's death have been bound over to the grand jury. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST PPVFD fundraiser not a scam http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50126165/PPVFD-fundraiser-not-a-scam POINT PLEASANT — A mail fundraising campaign for the Point Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department currently circulating the area is not a scam. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gallipolis woman accused of stealing $1.5M from dementia sufferer http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50125596/Gallipolis-woman-accused-of-stealing-$1.5M-from-dementia-sufferer COLUMBUS — A federal court judge has frozen the assets of a former Gallipolis-based financial adviser amid allegations she conned a 96-year-old nursing home resident out of $1.5 million. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Officer shooting case concludes http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50112348/Officer-shooting-case-concludes GALLIPOLIS — Following nearly two years in the local court system, the case against a Gallia County man accused of shooting and seriously injuring a local police officer has concluded. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Back-to-School Bash’ to bring in the new school year http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50118818/Back-to-School-Bash-to-bring-in-the-new-school-year POINT PLEASANT — Mason County families and students will gather to celebrate the start of the school year on Friday evening outside Point Pleasant Intermediate School. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Chamber ‘Business of the Month’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/community_news/50124376/Chamber-Business-of-the-Month The Point Pleasant Register has been named July's business of the month by the Mason County Area Chamber of Commerce. Pictured are Chamber Board President Richard Walker, Chamber Executive Director Hilda Austin, Civitas Media Content Manager... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mason Co. Emergency Operations Center upgrades complete http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50111339/Mason-Co.-Emergency-Operations-Center-upgrades-complete POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Office of Emergency Services has finished a complete upgrade of the county Emergency Operations Center. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Deputies capture home invasion suspect http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50106802/Deputies-capture-home-invasion-suspect BIDWELL — After nearly four and half hours on the run, a Meigs County man was apprehened during the early morning hours on Tuesday morning after he allegedly invaded the home of an elderly woman. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mason wastewater improvement project discussed http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50044598/Mason-wastewater-improvement-project-discussed MASON — The ongoing wastewater improvement project was a topic of discussion when the Mason Town Council held its most recent regular meeting. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘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