Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/ http://mydailysentinel.com/ Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:07:38 EST 1800 New Haven continues Christmas tradition http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150570996/New-Haven-continues-Christmas-tradition NEW HAVEN — A nearly 40-year tradition will continue when the Town of New Haven holds its annual Christmas celebration on Saturday, Dec. 6. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:32:03 EST Thanks for one more season of peace http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150601263/Thanks-for-one-more-season-of-peace I am thankful to God for at least one more Thanksgiving/Christmas season of peace. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:59:09 EST False teachings, teachers deceitfully enticed people away from Christ http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150608976/A-Hunger-for-More Living, as we do, in the “Information Age,” it sadly becomes all too clear that obeying the call to abide in Christ is challenging at the very least in part because we are beset by demands on our time, energies and resources. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:32:08 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/150608901/Search-the-Scriptures In 1 Corinthians, as the apostle Paul reasoned with the Corinthian church concerning the need for unity, the supremacy of Christ in the church, and the message of the gospel, he contrasted the “wisdom” of the world, with the... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:26:08 EST Tall task awaits Big Blacks in Martinsburg http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150608247/Tall-task-awaits-Big-Blacks-in-Martinsburg POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — You can call it a matchup of David versus Goliath. Then again, you could just as easily say it is a battle between David and David. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:40:20 EST Gallia Academy BOE unanimously approves OVC invite http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150606966/Gallia-Academy-BOE-unanimously-approves-OVC-invite GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Ohio Valley Conference got a little bigger Wednesday night as the Gallipolis City Schools Board of Education unanimously approved Gallia Academy's invitation to become the eighth member of the Ohio River-based... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 21:13:12 EST Commission Town Hall meeting united against HB 515 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150595472/Commission-Town-Hall-meeting-united-against-HB-515 POMEROY — The Meigs County Commission opened the floor to public discussion on the hotly debated House Bill 515 on Tuesday. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:08:08 EST Southern Local students get a taste of healthy living http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150584445/Southern-Local-students-get-a-taste-of-healthy-living RACINE — Southern Local Schools hosted “Inspiring Kids through the POWER of FOOD!,” led by Dr. Robert Dell'Amore on Monday, Nov. 17. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:05:06 EST Williams hired as seventh grade boy’s basketball coach http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150593039/Williams-hired-as-seventh-grade-boys-basketball-coach POMEROY — After about an hour of deliberation during a special meeting, the Meigs Local School District Board of Education made the decision to hire Scott Williams as the boy's seventh-grade basketball coach, beginning... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:57:10 EST SGHS to host TVC girls basketball preview http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150603149/SGHS-to-host-TVC-girls-basketball-preview MERCERVILLE, Ohio — When the cold weather comes, it's time to head indoors. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:45:06 EST Robert Dafford to hold book signing in Point Pleasant http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150602434/Robert-Dafford-to-hold-book-signing-in-Point-Pleasant POINT PLEASANT — The Public Art of Robert Dafford will be launched in Point Pleasant on Saturday with a book signing from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Point Pleasant River Museum.Both Dafford and author and photographer... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:30:19 EST Yellow Jackets sting Rio women http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150601875/Yellow-Jackets-sting-Rio-women INSTITUTE, W.Va — The University of Rio Grande went without a field goal for nearly the first 11 minutes of the second half, as West Virginia State University rallied from a two-point halftime deficit to defeat the RedStorm 61-53 Tuesday night... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:27:08 EST New OB/GYN at Pleasant Valley Hospital http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150571532/New-OB/GYN-at-Pleasant-Valley-Hospital POINT PLEASANT — Dr. Fri Mofor-Eta, a medical obstetrician who specializes in a traditional approach to obstetric and gynecologic care for adolescent and adult women, has joined the Pleasant Valley Medical Group at Pleasant Valley... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:25:21 EST PBS documentary explores 18th Century Meigs County http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150580197/PBS-documentary-explores-18th-Century-Meigs-County MEIGS COUNTY — When Evan Shaw, OUB chief editor/videographer, was presented with the opportunity to choose the next city for the PBS “Our Town” series, he knew he wanted to focus on home. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:40:15 EST Holzer is available for Homebound patients http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150571202/Holzer-is-available-for-Homebound-patients GALLIPOLIS — A serious illness can be a major problem for patients and families, especially if the individual is homebound. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:16 EST Emergency HEAP assistance to continue through March http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150581547/Emergency-HEAP-assistance-to-continue-through-March CHESHIRE — Gallia Meigs Community Action Agency's Emergency HEAP Program began Nov. 3 and will continue through March 31, said Sandra Edwards, emergency services director.Edwards said the Gallia Meigs C.A.A. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:30:15 EST DCS donates six more computers to Meigs computer program http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/150563856/DCS-donates-six-more-computers-to-Meigs-computer-program GALLIPOLIS — The company has donated six more computers to Computers for Students, which is a program of the Meigs County Community Improvement Corp. D.J. Say, computer technician for Digital Computing Solutions, worked on the computers for... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:10:07 EST Point fends off Cougars, 38-20 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/150566879/Point-fends-off-Cougars-38-20 POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — If nothing else, the Big Blacks demonstrated just how deep of a football team they truly possess. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:41:13 EST Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District award funding http://mydailysentinel.com/news/home_top/150563757/Buckeye-Hills-Hocking-Valley-Regional-Development-District-award-funding RENO, Ohio — Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District announced that six projects were awarded funding through its Community Investment Grants program.Buckeye Hills developed and implemented the... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:21:16 EST Fire sweeps through downtown Athens http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/150569103/Fire-sweeps-through-downtown-Athens ATHENS — Six people were injured, 30 Ohio University students were displaced and five buildings suffered extensive damage as a result of a Sunday morning fire on Union Street in Athens. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:27:14 EST