Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/ http://mydailysentinel.com/ Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:54:16 EST 1800 Faster, easier website unveiled today http://mydailysentinel.com/news/notice_box/327525/Faster-easier-website-unveiled-today Faster, easier website unveiled todayThe Daily Sentinel is today unveiling a significant upgrade of its website, making www.mydailysentinel.com easier to navigate, faster to load and more effective for advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fire destroys couple’s home in Racine http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/315419/Fire-destroys-couples-home-in-Racine RACINE — The Racine home of Jamie and Sandra Farley on Pine Grove Road was destroyed by fire Saturday evening. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kimes trial postponed until Tuesday http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/311308/Kimes-trial-postponed-until-today POMEROY — After a setback, a jury trial against a woman accused of embezzling more than $50,000 from the Meigs County Sheriff Department is scheuled to begin today in Meigs County Common Pleas Court. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rio Grande duo named to NABC Honors Court http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/319179/Rio-Grande-duo-named-to-NABC-Honors-Court KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two University of Rio Grande men's basketball players were among a record number of student-athletes named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) 2013-14 NABC Honors Court on Monday. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Southern’s sports facilities slated for renovation http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/308216/Southerns-sports-facilities-slated-for-renovation RACINE — Arrangements for funding upgrades to the athletic facilities at Southern High School have been completed and approval given by the Southern Local Board of Education for the project to move forward in the next few weeks. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Make your ‘after’ greater than your ‘before’ http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/3906331/Make-your-after-greater-than-your-before I'm sure you've seen them before, the pictures of huge, overweight people who discovered the perfect diet and then appear in magazines saying, “I lost 143 pounds in just 100 days!” Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Are you getting, keeping peace in your soul? http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/3873491/Are-you-getting-keeping-peace-in-your-soul Years ago, a certain TV commercial pictured a man vacationing at a beautiful, mountain-lake. He was wearing a lifejacket and held an oar in one hand. Standing on the pier, he raised his hands and proclaimed vigorously, “Now I can have peace to... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Commissioners approve Health Department levy for fall ballot http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3910004/Commissioners-approve-Health-Department-levy-for-fall-ballot POMEROY — A resolution granting the Meigs County Health Department's request for placing an additional 1 mill tax levy on the November ballot was passed by the Meigs County Commissioners at its Thursday meeting. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Construction begins on Meigs CR 124 bridge http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/3911478/Construction-begins-on-Meigs-CR-124-bridge MEIGS COUNTY – The Ohio Department of Transportation and Meigs County Engineer's Office announce construction of southeast Ohio's first design-build bridge replacement project as part of Ohio's Bridge Partnership... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Authorities ID victim of July 11 drowning http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3911253/Authorities-ID-victim-of-July-11-drowning REEDSVILLE — The Ohio Department of National Resources has identified the man who drowned last Friday at Forked Run State Park as Billy J. Nelson, 54, of Spencer, W.Va. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A Hunger for More http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/3910109/A-Hunger-for-More “Going home is never easy,” I once heard someone say. I've also heard that once you leave and set out on your own path in life, “you can never really go back home.” Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST God expects His people to properly behave http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/3909999/God-expects-His-people-to-properly-behave While Christians are citizens of a heavenly kingdom, God also expects His people to behave themselves well in regard to the laws of the earthly nations in which they find themselves. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 4-H food judging results http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3891847/4-H-food-judging-results POMEROY — Judging of 4-H food projects and specialty programs in preparation for the 2014 Meigs County Fair on Aug. 11-16 has been completed and the results announced. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pavers for O’Brien Mini-Park renovations still on sale http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3903362/Pavers-for-OBrien-Mini-Park-renovations-still-on-sale POMEROY — Pavers for the newly renovated O'Brien Mini Park are still on sale at Clark's Jewelry Store and Front Paige Outfitters starting at $50, with donations welcome. Any purchase of two or more pavers includes a free Imagine... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The trek home for Tré http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3907307/The-trek-home-for-Tr OHIO VALLEY — Tré Smith is coming home.A miracle months in the making will be celebrated this Saturday with the communities of both Point Pleasant and Gallipolis coming together to welcome Smith home. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Meigs men plea in Mason County assault case http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3907498/Meigs-men-plea-in-Mason-County-assault-case POINT PLEASANT — Two men from Meigs County in Ohio have entered into plea agreements after being accused of assaulting a man at the Mason County Fair last year. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Meigs County Fair ticket sales begin http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3907369/Meigs-County-Fair-ticket-sales-begin POMEROY — Season and membership tickets for the 151st Meigs County Fair slated for Aug. 11-16 are now on sale. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Clark sentenced to prison for assault, drug possession http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3895763/Clark-sentenced-to-prison-for-assault-drug-possession GALLIPOLIS — A little less than a year after she was sentenced to probation for attempting to stab a man in 2012, a Gallia County woman was sentenced to prison last week in two separate cases. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio University: No evidence of shooting http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3903393/Ohio-University:-No-evidence-of-shooting ATHENS — Following the report of a possible shooting at a dormitory located on the Ohio University campus in Athens on Tuesday afternoon, officers with the Ohio University Police Department found no evidence of a shooting, but are continuing... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Musicians delight audience http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/3898826/Musicians-delight-audience POMEROY — Will Kimbrough and Brigitte DeMeyer, described as among the best of Americana musicians, played to a packed amphitheater Friday night at the Pomeroy Blues and Jazz Society's 14th annual Rhythm on the River. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST