Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS news Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/news http://mydailyregister.com/section/news Wed, 20 Aug 2014 04:39:03 EST 1800 Holzer cancer center joins Ohio State’s James Cancer Network http://mydailyregister.com/news/breaking_news/50333101/Holzer-cancer-center-joins-Ohio-States-James-Cancer-Network GALLIPOLIS — When Barbara Shelton first learned she had a rare type of cancer last November, she became overwhelmed with a series of emotions. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:22:14 EST Computers For Students helps deliver 32 computers to Meigs County students in need http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50323470/Computers-For-Students-helps-deliver-32-computers-to-Meigs-County-students-in-need POMEROY — The parents and students sat and waited patiently under the gazebo of the Pomeroy Parking Lot. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:51:14 EST Sustainability meets fashion http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50320207/Sustainability-meets-fashion MORGANTOWN — A Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High School alumna is finding a way to combine and showcase two of her passions during her college experience at West Virginia University. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:02:07 EST Lost and found http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50298715/Lost-and-found RIPLEY, W.Va. — Thanks to a considerate individual, the World Wide Web and a nonprofit foundation, a Purple Heart has finally made its way back into the hands of its owner's family. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:01:53 EST IRS repeats warning about phone scams http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50273862/IRS-repeats-warning-about-phone-scams WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration continue to hear from taxpayers who have received unsolicited calls from individuals demanding payment while fraudulently claiming to be from the... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:55:12 EST Schools revise Title I budget http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50271772/Schools-revise-Title-I-budget POINT PLEASANT — After a few months of uncertainty, Title I schools in Mason County have been re-budgeted for state approval. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:12:08 EST Opening Day Ceremony http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50258838/Opening-Day-Ceremony POINT PLEASANT — Mason County Schools held a staff opening day ceremony Monday in the Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High School auditorium to recognize outstanding staff members, welcome new staff members and kick off the start of the new academic... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:58:09 EST Dog deaths case delayed again http://mydailyregister.com/news/breaking_news/50258492/Dog-deaths-case-delayed-again GALLIPOLIS — Court proceedings involving former Gallia County assistant dog warden Jason Harris have been delayed once again. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:31:13 EST Point Pleasant teacher receives regional award http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50244805/Point-Pleasant-teacher-receives-regional-award POINT PLEASANT —One Mason County teacher recently received a regional award for a unique teaching technique. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:55:10 EST Family heirloom incites search for local artist http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50207754/Family-heirloom-incites-search-for-local-artist GALLIPOLIS — When Jo Gills, of Point Pleasant, decided to track down the artist of a special painting that had been in her family for a number of years, she didn't realize it would lead to the discovery of a local artist that also produced... Sun, 10 Aug 2014 00:00:19 EST Local pastor publishes book http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50220476/Local-pastor-publishes-book MIDDLEPORT — Ash Street Church of Middleport announces a Gospel Sing with Forever Blessed and a book signing for Pastor Mark Morrow at 6:30 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 9). Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:30:12 EST Minor changes to this year’s bus schedule http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50196953/Minor-changes-to-this-years-bus-schedule MASON COUNTY — The majority of Mason County families can expect their students to travel the same bus routes this year at the start of school on Aug. 14, with one route exception. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 17:51:13 EST All Ohio Model T Jamboree to tour area counties http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50146524/All-Ohio-Model-T-Jamboree-to-tour-area-counties GALLIPOLIS — Locals might think they've traveled through time when the 26th annual All Ohio Model T Jamboree rolls through the streets of Gallia County and Mason County, W.Va., for a weekend on Aug. 29-31. Sun, 3 Aug 2014 00:01:33 EST Changes ahead for school’s Office of Education Performance Audits process http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50118800/Changes-ahead-for-schools-Office-of-Education-Performance-Audits-process POINT PLEASANT — At a recent meeting of the Mason County Board of Education, an update on this year's Office of Education Performance Audits (OEPA) and information about future changes to OEPA's evaluation process was... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:55:06 EST Man arrested for sexual assault of juvenile http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50126335/Man-arrested-for-sexual-assault-of-juvenile GALLIPOLIS — Yet another area resident has been charged with the sexual assault of a juvenile, according to a release issued by the office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine late Wednesday. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:37:19 EST 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 18:56:08 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 18:09:07 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 17:26:07 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 17:23:07 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 17:14:11 EST