Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS Feed http://mydailyregister.com/ http://mydailyregister.com/ Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:52:44 EST 1800 Six still vying for titles after Day 1 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152086224/Six-still-vying-for-titles-after-Day-1 HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Mason County sent 11 grapplers to the 68th annual WVSSAC Wrestling Championships at Big Sandy Superstore Arena this weekend. Over half are still gunning for individual championships following Day 1. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:01:37 EST Hannan knocked out by Lady Irish, 68-25 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152085794/Hannan-knocked-out-by-Lady-Irish-68-25 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Hannan girls basketball team had its 2015 campaign come to an end Wednesday night following a 68-25 setback to host Charleston Catholic in a Class A Region IV, Section 2 semifinal in Kanawha County. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:56:34 EST Warren wallops Marauders, 76-46 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152080014/Warren-wallops-Marauders-76-46 LOGAN, Ohio — If only the game was eight minutes long. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:26:35 EST Southern sweeps Eagles, 66-57 in sectional semifinal http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152072055/Southern-sweeps-Eagles-66-57-in-sectional-semifinal ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Clean sweep. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:36:43 EST Blue Devils ousted by Unioto, 63-44 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152079697/Blue-Devils-ousted-by-Unioto-63-44 LONDONDERRY, Ohio — Rarely does a season-ending loss come with a smile. This postseason run was one of those occasional moments. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:36:35 EST Amicus Curiae series to present Dr. Jennifer Lawless http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152056030/Amicus-Curiae-series-to-present-Dr.-Jennifer-Lawless HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Jennifer Lawless, the director of the Women and Politics Institute at the American University School of Public Affairs, will give the next Amicus Curiae lecture at 7 p.m. March 3, at Foundation Hall, home of the Erickson... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:56:34 EST ‘Critter Dinner’ threefold approach benefits community http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152068242/Critter-Dinner-threefold-approach-benefits-community POINT PLEASANT — Antelope meat loaf, quail and alligator jerky might be among the offerings this year, as the Main Street Baptist Church prepares for its third “Critter Dinner” set for 6 p.m. March 14. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:06:35 EST W.Va. AG warns against IRS scams http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152074450/W.Va.-AG-warns-against-IRS-scams CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns people to be on guard if they receive a voicemail from someone claiming to be from the IRS and demanding the consumer or the consumer's lawyer call back as soon as possible... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:56:33 EST New food bank executive director visits staging site for Empty Bowls http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152067019/New-food-bank-executive-director-visits-staging-site-for-Empty-Bowls HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Facing Hunger Foodbank Executive Director Cynthia Kirkhart visited Marshall University's Art Warehouse on Tuesday for a behind-the-scenes view of the food bank's largest fundraiser of the year, Empty... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:46:34 EST Authorities catch Gallia man who escaped arrest http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152048879/Authorities-catch-Gallia-man-who-escaped-arrest GALLIPOLIS — Law enforcement officials on Wednesday apprehended a Gallia County man who escaped from custody Tuesday night while he was in the process of being arrested. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:36:32 EST Fire consumes Gallia Fair office http://mydailyregister.com/news/home_top/152050073/Fire-consumes-Gallia-Fair-office GALLIPOLIS — State and local fire officials are still trying to determine what caused a fire Wednesday morning that completely destroyed the Commercial Building and an attached business office at the Gallia County Junior Fairgrounds on Jackson... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:21:36 EST Bison halt Hannan, 66-48 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152057326/Bison-halt-Hannan-66-48 BUFFALO, W.Va. — Its all about playing your best at the end of the year. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:11:35 EST Red Dragons sweep Point Pleasant, 54-44 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152056116/Red-Dragons-sweep-Point-Pleasant-54-44 SAINT ALBANS, W.Va. — Road blues continue for the Big Blacks.The Point Pleasant boys basketball team fell to 0-10 away from PPHS on Tuesday, as host St. Albans claimed a 54-44 victory over the Big Blacks, in Kanawha County. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:31:38 EST Lady Raiders end swim season at districts http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152055906/Lady-Raiders-end-swim-season-at-districts Pictured are members of the 200-yard freestyle relay team from River Valley High School, which competed last Friday in the 2015 Division II Central, East and Southeast District Swimming and Diving Championships at the Ohio University Pool in Athens,... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:11:36 EST Marshall University to host Science Olympiad http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152045221/Marshall-University-to-host-Science-Olympiad HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Science Olympiad, which organizers say is the “nation's most exciting K-12 science competition,” will take place in West Virginia for the first time Saturday on Marshall University's Huntington... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:06:44 EST Collaborative education helps Marshall health care students prepare for future http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152016979/Collaborative-education-helps-Marshall-health-care-students-prepare-for-future HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — More than 300 Marshall University students, including ones from the School of Medicine, School of Pharmacy and the College of Health Professions, are gathering over the next several weeks for a series of interprofessional... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:06:40 EST Defenders headed to OCSAA Final 4 http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152051544/Defenders-headed-to-OCSAA-Final-4 GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Ohio Valley Christian boys basketball team is once again headed to the Ohio Christian Schools Athletic Association Final Four following a 60-44 victory over visiting New Hope Christian Academy in a Southeast Regional final... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:21:35 EST Buckeyes win TVC wrestling crown http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152051376/Buckeyes-win-TVC-wrestling-crown BELPRE, Ohio — The king is dead. Long live the king. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:01:37 EST RedStorm women remain 24th in coaches’ poll http://mydailyregister.com/news/sports/152051185/RedStorm-women-remain-24th-in-coaches-poll KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For the second consecutive week, the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team is ranked 24th in the NAIA Division II Top 25 Coaches' Poll. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:51:40 EST Marshall prepares performers for Cabaret http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/152016875/Marshall-prepares-performers-for-Cabaret HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — For decades, world-renowned performing groups such as Disney World, Cirque du Soleil and Radio City Music Hall have worked with athletic trainers to keep their performers in peak condition and now, Marshall University student... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:51:38 EST