Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Thu, 5 Mar 2015 21:32:10 EST 1800 Forensic science students to sponsor 5k run March 28 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152187997/Forensic-science-students-to-sponsor-5k-run-March-28 HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Forensic science students from Marshall University are sponsoring a 5k run March 28, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Branches domestic violence center in Huntington. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:36:36 EST Winter’s last ride http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152195551/Winters-last-ride OHIO VALLEY —Winter Storm Thor caused school and road closings, downed trees, loss of power and flooding Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:36:31 EST Former Ohio State football coach to speak at Ohio University http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152187638/Former-Ohio-State-football-coach-to-speak-at-Ohio-University ATHENS — In a rapidly changing global economy, harnessing the creativity of the next generation is a critical skill. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:21:32 EST Patrol steps up impaired driving arrests in 2014 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152182587/Patrol-steps-up-impaired-driving-arrests-in-2014 GALLIPOLIS — State troopers covering Gallia and Meigs counties arrested more than 240 people during all of 2014 for impaired driving, according to statistics provided by OSHP office in Columbus. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:56:32 EST Meigs County Audit Identifies $6,000 Overpayment http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152175519/Meigs-County-Audit-Identifies-$6000-Overpayment MEIGS COUNTY — The Meigs County EMS and 911 director Ivan (Doug) Lavender was overpaid by more than $6,000 according to an audit of Meigs County released March 3 by Auditor of State Dave Yost. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:16:35 EST Meigs High School Attendance Initiative Week 5 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152199118/Meigs-High-School-Attendance-Initiative-Week-5 POMEROY — Meigs High School and local businesses have joined together in an effort to encourage students to attend school. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:11:32 EST BWC funding workplace safety research at Ohio University http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152199801/BWC-funding-workplace-safety-research-at-Ohio-University COLUMBUS — The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation and Ohio Board of Regents say Ohio University has been awarded a $245,000 research grant to improve workplace safety. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:01:35 EST March 6 is National Lymphedema Awareness Day http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152133659/March-6-is-National-Lymphedema-Awareness-Day OHIO VALLEY — Ohio Valley Home Health Recognizes March 6 as National Lymphedema Awareness Day Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:01:33 EST Meigs Republican dinner to host Ohio GOP chairman http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152178120/Meigs-Republican-dinner-to-host-Ohio-GOP-chairman POMEROY — The Meigs County Republican Party will have their Lincoln Day Dinner on March 19 in the Meigs Local High School cafeteria.Doors open at 5:15 p.m. with dinner served at 6 p.m. The dinner is $20. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:51:32 EST Holzer Assisted Living hosts Lions Club http://mydailysentinel.com/news/community-news/152177395/Holzer-Assisted-Living-hosts-Lions-Club GALLIPOLIS — Holzer Assisted Living-Gallipolis on Tuesday hosted members of the Gallipolis Lions Club. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:11:35 EST Holzer Heart Run and Walk slated http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152172312/Holzer-Heart-Run-and-Walk-slated GALLIPOLIS — The seventh annual Holzer Heart Run & Walk is slated for April 25. The course provides a scenic view of Gallipolis and will include: 5k walk/run, 1 mile walk/run, kids fun run and a stroller class. Awards will be... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:06:36 EST (No heading) http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152170587/ OHIO VALLEY — Some U.S. soldiers returning from deployment will soon be receiving warm, cozy quilts, thanks to the efforts of 30 Mason County women. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:51:33 EST New Haven lends a snow removal hand http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152170653/New-Haven-lends-a-snow-removal-hand NEW HAVEN — With the extreme winter conditions that have struck the area in the past month, the Town of New Haven will be doing its part to assist in snow removal beyond that of town property and streets. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:31:31 EST Car and foot chase leads to one arrest http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152163811/Car-and-foot-chase-leads-to-one-arrest MEIGS COUNTY — A recent car and foot chase ended in an arrest Tuesday afternoon. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 19:56:34 EST Hagarty’s painting featured in Utah exhibition http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152136828/Hagartys-painting-featured-in-Utah-exhibition HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The work of Ian Hagarty, Marshall University's associate professor of painting, is being featured at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah, until April 10 in an exhibition titled “Pure Paint for Now... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:51:36 EST New Haven lends a snow removal hand http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152154223/New-Haven-lends-a-snow-removal-hand NEW HAVEN — With the extreme winter conditions that have struck the area in the past month, the Town of New Haven will be doing its part to assist in snow removal beyond that of town property and streets. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:01:39 EST (No heading) http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152155002/ OHIO VALLEY — Some U.S. soldiers returning from deployment will soon be receiving warm, cozy quilts, thanks to the efforts of 30 Mason County women. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:21:34 EST Mason County holds second drug court graduation http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152153683/Mason-County-holds-second-drug-court-graduation POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Mason County Adult Drug Court conducted its second graduation Feb. 27. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:06:36 EST ‘In God We Trust’ needs support http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152153200/In-God-We-Trust-needs-support HARMAN, W.Va. — West Virginians wanting “In God We Trust” on a specialty vehicle license plate are running out of time to make that statement a displayable reality. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:46:35 EST Think Pink offering free mammograms http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152124609/Think-Pink-offering-free-mammograms MEIGS COUNTY — Meigs County residents may be eligible for a free mammogram if they are a Meigs resident, have low to moderate income or are uninsured or under-insured. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:16:34 EST