Point Pleasant Daily Register- RSS news Feed http://mydailyregister.com/section/news http://mydailyregister.com/section/news Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:58:47 EST 1800 Local appears on MTV http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50671408/Local-appears-on-MTV GALIPOLLIS — When Shelby Merry of Gallipolis sent in her video application explaining to MTV producers why she'd be “the worst” contestant to appear on the “Million Dollar Maze Runner,” she never thought she'd... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:40:20 EST FRN discusses finances, National Recovery Month http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50671307/FRN-discusses-finances-National-Recovery-Month POINT PLEASANT — This month's meeting of the Mason County Family Resource Network incited discussion about the group's grant money and events surrounding National Recovery Month. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:15:18 EST Court awards $82,000 to wrongfully imprisoned man http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50670756/Court-awards-$82000-to-wrongfully-imprisoned-man COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Court of Claims has awarded $82,000 to a man for wrongful imprisonment after determining he was sent to prison for a crime that didn't carry a spelled-out penalty. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:42:13 EST Ohio faces high prices for road salt this winter http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50670934/Ohio-faces-high-prices-for-road-salt-this-winter CLEVELAND (AP) — An extremely harsh winter has driven up road salt prices throughout state and has forced the Ohio Department of Transportation to contract with an Indiana company to buy less-expensive salt for delivery this winter. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:42:08 EST DNA sought from 3 in beating death of concert promoter http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50670417/DNA-sought-from-3-in-beating-death-of-concert-promoter COLUMBUS (AP) — Columbus homicide detectives have filed search warrants to obtain DNA from three men awaiting trial in the 2011 beating death of a concert promoter from Florida. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:41:19 EST 2 Buckeye students remain hospitalized http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50670835/2-Buckeye-students-remain-hospitalized STEUBENVILLE — Two of the three Buckeye Local High School students injured in a crash Monday remain hospitalized today. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:41:14 EST Man charged with murder in Kentucky jailed in Ohio http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50671000/Man-charged-with-murder-in-Kentucky-jailed-in-Ohio LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man charged in Kentucky with murder and kidnapping is now in a southwestern Ohio jail on an aggravated murder charge. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:41:09 EST Crash closes Silver Bridge on Tuesday http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50659791/Crash-closes-Silver-Bridge-on-Tuesday GALLIPOLIS — The Silver Memorial Bridge was closed for approximately one hour Tuesday morning after a piece of equipment struck a steel support beam at the overpass on Ohio 7 North in Gallipolis. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:46:15 EST Point sets ‘trick-or-treat’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50646435/Point-sets-trick-or-treat POINT PLEASANT — The recent meeting of Point Pleasant City Council saw a date set for trick-or-treat and a look ahead at next year's Point Pleasant Sternwheel Regatta. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:22:09 EST Commission hears concerns about Henderson http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50624662/Commission-hears-concerns-about-Henderson POINT PLEASANT — Residents with the town of Henderson appeared before the Mason County Commission with concerns about the town's current mayor. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:48:07 EST Community rallies behind young family http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50624319/Community-rallies-behind-young-family Pittsburgh, Pa. — The community is coming together to support a young family dealing with the unexpected. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:03:11 EST ‘Ignite the Night’ on Saturday http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50607579/Ignite-the-Night-on-Saturday POINT PLEASANT — Addiction is a dark place.This Saturday, people in Point Pleasant are joining a nationwide movement to raise awareness about substance abuse disorder and those whose lives have been impacted by it. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:40:05 EST ‘Happy Birthday to Beale’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50604911/Happy-Birthday-to-Beale GALLIPOLIS FERRY —Students, faculty, families and former school employees gathered Wednesday in the gymnasium of Beale Elementary School to celebrate 30 years of learning and growing. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:47:08 EST For the record http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50607973/For-the-record Fatal crashLEON — The Mason County Sheriff's Department reports a Buffalo man has been killed as a result of a car crash. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:34:20 EST School board discusses facilities, energy savings http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50588337/School-board-discusses-facilities-energy-savings POINT PLEASANT — The director of the maintenance department updated the Mason County Schools Board of Education on this year's projects and discussed possible future facilities updates. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:19:10 EST Wahama to honor veterans http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50594652/Wahama-to-honor-veterans MASON — Veterans will be the honored guests when a new flag pole and American Flag are dedicated Friday evening at Wahama High School, according to Principal Kenny Bond. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:21:11 EST Point Council to amend panhandling ordinance http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50579310/Point-Council-to-amend-panhandling-ordinance POINT PLEASANT — Love it or hate it, standing in the middle of W.Va. 62 on a Saturday, collecting money for organizations has become a familiar past-time in Point Pleasant. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 20:07:05 EST Harvest Festival to return to Mason http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50578552/Harvest-Festival-to-return-to-Mason MASON — After a one-year hiatus, the Harvest Festival will return to Mason, according to Recorder Donna Dennis. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 18:04:06 EST September schedule features ‘Senior Center Month’ http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50573098/September-schedule-features-Senior-Center-Month MASON COUNTY — In the spirit of National Senior Center Month, the September activity schedule for the “Senior Scene” of the Mason County Action group is offering events via the county's senior centers that aim to help enhance... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 17:58:07 EST Former fugitive sentenced in Gallia County http://mydailyregister.com/news/news/50564584/Former-fugitive-sentenced-in-Gallia-County GALLIPOLIS — A man arrested by the U.S. Marshal's Service last year after warrants were issued for his arrest in multiple states for check fraud was recently sentenced on charges in Gallia County. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:01:13 EST