Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/ http://mydailyregister.com/ Fri, 1 Aug 2014 18:21:51 EST 1800 Mason County Fair begins Monday http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50148066/Mason-County-Fair-begins-Monday POINT PLEASANT —The Mason County Fair begins on Monday. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST A new Old Glory http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50146743/A-new-Old-Glory A new addition to Wahama's Bachtel Stadium this year will be a 45-ft. flag pole and an 8 x 12 ft. American Flag, donated by the Woodmen of the World Chapter 302. Pictured are Jim Dudding, who was in charge of the flag pole installation, as well... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Point man arrested on meth, battery charges http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50139950/Point-man-arrested-on-meth-battery-charges NEW HAVEN — A Point Pleasant man has been arrested after he allegedly, willingly accepted a ride from a police officer while carrying items consistent with the manufacture of methamphetamine in his backpack. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Commission receives $150k grant for day report http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50138080/Commission-receives-$150k-grant-for-day-report POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Commission has been awarded a $150,000 grant for its Day Report program. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Art as a family affair http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/50136661/Art-as-a-family-affair POINT PLEASANT — Family is important to everyone. For some, family can even be an inspiration. Commission artist, Irene Roush, 89, has been painting for over 50 years and will now have her own show at Gallery 409 in Point Pleasant this weekend. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 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 00:01:00 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 00:01:00 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 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