Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS http://mydailyregister.com/section/NEWS Sat, 23 May 2015 11:17:00 EST 1800 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 Click It Or Ticket Mason County http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153592237/Click-It-Or-Ticket-Mason-County MASON — If a recent checkpoint serves as an indication, it appears more people are becoming aware that seat belts save lives, and that their use is the law. Tue, 19 May 2015 17:51:34 EST FAC hosts new railroad photo exhibit http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153554016/FAC-hosts-new-railroad-photo-exhibit GALLIPOLIS — The French Art Colony, regional multi-arts center in Gallipolis has just opened its newest exhibit, “Eastern Mountains, Streams and Foothills: A Photographic Essay of American Railroading by Frederick J. Mon, 18 May 2015 22:31:37 EST Arraignments held for those receiving indictments http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153570882/Arraignments-held-for-those-receiving-indictments POINT PLEASANT — Some of those indicted by the May term of the Mason County Grand Jury returned to Mason County Circuit Court for arraignments Monday. Mon, 18 May 2015 19:51:31 EST Wahama to host ‘College Decision Day’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153570387/Wahama-to-host-College-Decision-Day MASON — A new event to celebrate graduating seniors pursuing post-secondary education will take center stage Thursday evening at Wahama High School. Mon, 18 May 2015 19:46:33 EST Bauer Memorial Wildlife Museum dedicated http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153571700/Bauer-Memorial-Wildlife-Museum-dedicated POINT PLEASANT — A museum built to honor Christopher Bauer, who was responsible for donating many farm implements and other items to the West Virginia State Farm Museum, was dedicated Saturday. Mon, 18 May 2015 19:31:34 EST PVH receives ‘A’ grade in spring study http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153525246/PVH-receives-A-grade-in-spring-study POINT PLEASANT — Pleasant Valley Hospital has received a top grade for its commitment to protecting patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. Fri, 15 May 2015 19:06:33 EST Kimes sentenced to five years probation, community service http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153533268/Kimes-sentenced-to-five-years-probation-community-service POMEROY —A Meigs County woman was given probation and sentenced to 500 hours of community service for her role in an embezzlement scheme in 2012. Fri, 15 May 2015 18:56:31 EST Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform to meet May 18 in Charleston http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/153519106/Joint-Select-Committee-on-Tax-Reform-to-meet-May-18-in-Charleston CHARLESTON — The Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform will meet at 9 a.m. May 18 in the House Government Organization Committee Room (Room 215-E) at the Capitol. Fri, 15 May 2015 12:06:31 EST