Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/ http://mydailysentinel.com/ Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:29:25 EST 1800 Lady Marauders advance to district finals http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150288889/Lady-Marauders-advance-to-district-finals WAVERLY, Ohio — Michael Jordan had yet to win an NBA title, George H.W. Bush was in the middle of his only term as President, and 'Ice, Ice Baby' was still weeks away from becoming a Billboard #1 hit for Vanilla Ice. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:39:11 EST Don’t let loneliness burn up your family http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150263753/Dont-let-loneliness-burn-up-your-family An unfortunate reality happening in these times is that families are marked with turmoil and disunity.A prime contributing factor comes from causing or allowing loneliness to fester. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:42:28 EST Lady Marauders headed to district finals http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150288813/Lady-Marauders-headed-to-district-finals The Meigs volleyball team earned the program's first district semifinal victory in over two decades Thursday night with a four-game victory over Northwest at Waverly High School in Pike County. The second-seeded Lady Marauders (16-8) claimed a... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:59:20 EST Notre Dame knocks off Lady Tornadoes http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150287797/Notre-Dame-knocks-off-Lady-Tornadoes JACKSON, Ohio — The Lady Tornadoes tourney run comes to a close.The fourth seeded Southern volleyball team dropped three straight games to top seeded Notre Dame, Thursday night in the district semifinal in the Apple City. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:17:17 EST Point Pleasant hosts Tigers in regular season finale http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150256118/Point-Pleasant-hosts-Tigers-in-regular-season-finale Shady Spring Tigers (2-5) at Point Pleasant Big Blacks (8-0)Last Week: Point Pleasant defeated Ravenswood 37-20 in Ravenswood; Shady Spring lost to Wyoming East 36-20 in Wyoming East. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:31:09 EST Meigs County Commissioners urges Food, Agricultural, Evironmental Science students to apply for OSU full-ride scholarship http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150283283/Meigs-County-Commissioners-urges-Food-Agricultural-Evironmental-Science-students-to-apply-for-OSU-full-ride-scholarship POMEROY — Thanks to a $7 million gift from Delma Roush, former owner and operator of the Holiday Inn in Gallipolis for 18 years, the Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will now have the Delma... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:26:17 EST Marauders, Tornadoes host Week 9 contests http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150256312/Marauders-Tornadoes-host-Week-9-contests Gallia Academy Blue Devils (4-4, 2-0) at Logan Chieftains (3-5, 1-1)Last Week: Gallia Academy defeated Warren, 20-6 in Vincent; Logan lost to Zanesville 24-14 in Logan. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:26:15 EST 2014 Girls State Basketball Champions receive proclamation from Ohio representatives http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150281314/2014-Girls-State-Basketball-Champions-receive-proclamation-from-Ohio-representatives REEDSVILLE — At Wednesday night's Eastern High School Board meeting, Ohio House of Representatives member Debbie Phillips and Ohio Sen. Lou Gentile awarded a proclamation to the 2014 girls state vasketball champions. Both government... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:22:10 EST Mason Harvest Festival is Saturday http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150236653/Mason-Harvest-Festival-is-Saturday MASON — Plans have been finalized for Saturday's Town of Mason Harvest Festival, which will include a car and bike show, as well as a children's pageant. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:18:11 EST Guest speaker from Columbus highlights recent Meigs County Retired Teachers meeting http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150279163/Guest-speaker-from-Columbus-highlights-recent-Meigs-County-Retired-Teachers-meeting POMEROY — The Meigs County Retired Teachers Association met recently at the Wild Horse Cafe. Gay Perrin, president, welcomed the group and all said the Pledge of Allegiance. Linda Lear read “Twinkies and Root Beer” and “Are You... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:15:11 EST Internationally chamber choir to perform free concert http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150280910/Internationally-chamber-choir-to-perform-free-concert HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Fresh off opening for Jay Leno last week, the Marshall University Chamber Choir will be offering a free concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall's Huntington campus. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:59:19 EST Rios: Economy and education are critical http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150246911/Rios:-Economy-and-education-are-critical LIMA — If Anita Rios were forced to say what issue in this election matters to her the most, she would say the economy. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:58:25 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150276122/A-Hunger-For-More We definitely live in a different age than the one in which I grew up. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:01:25 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150281003/Search-the-Scriptures The resurrection from the dead is a great central theme of the Christian faith. It inspires the Christian saint, giving him hope in all things, and points him in a fixed spiritual direction as a true compass. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:09:09 EST Weather Warriors http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150266884/Weather-Warriors POMEROY — The Meigs County Garage, part of the Ohio Department Transportation, is preparing for the wintry months ahead, John Burdette, transportation administer for Meigs County, said. In particular, Burdette said he wanted to be prepared in... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:30:13 EST W.Va. high school football ratings http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150267195/W.Va.-high-school-football-ratings PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The Secondary School Activities Commission's high school football computer ratings. The top 16 teams in each class qualify for the playoffs in November: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:31:20 EST Health department: Meigs County at low risk for Ebola http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150266890/Health-department:-Meigs-County-at-low-risk-for-Ebola POMEROY — Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood convened a meeting of local first responders on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 at the Meigs County Emergency Operations Center meeting room. Attending were representatives of the Meigs Sheriff's Office, The... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:14:13 EST Wahama sweeps Lady Defenders http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150265974/Wahama-sweeps-Lady-Defenders GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — In the end, it came down to the final 10 points. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:31:24 EST FitzGerald says Ohio needs change http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150246853/FitzGerald-says-Ohio-needs-change LIMA — Ed FitzGerald asserts he isn't trying to be contrary. The Democrat running for Ohio governor just doesn't see the state the same way incumbent John Kasich does. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:06:22 EST OVP area lands 11 on all-district golf teams http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150265913/OVP-area-lands-11-on-all-district-golf-teams Both Meigs and Gallia counties combined to land 11 athletes on the 2014 all-district golf squad, as selected by the Southeast Ohio District Golf Coaches Association. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:05:21 EST