Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:18:15 EST 1800 Blessings in a Backpack http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50697089/Blessings-in-a-Backpack MIDDLEPORT — The process is this: open up a Walmart plastic bag, fill it with $2.10 worth of food, and give it to a child in need. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:14:22 EST Faith and Freedom http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50706788/Faith-and-Freedom GALLIPOLIS — “For 151 years we have struggled to do this on our own and by ourselves, and we have finally come to the conclusion that it will take all of us, as a united front, to make this celebration grow and become a success. So... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:16:13 EST Gallia man facing felony charges in northern Ohio http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50688308/Gallia-man-facing-felony-charges-in-northern-Ohio GALLIPOLIS — A Gallia County man is facing multiple felony charges in northern Ohio after he allegedly falsely reported on a shooting and stabbing in Van Wert County. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:31:16 EST Local appears on MTV http://mydailysentinel.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 Court awards $82,000 to wrongfully imprisoned man http://mydailysentinel.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://mydailysentinel.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://mydailysentinel.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://mydailysentinel.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://mydailysentinel.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 A starch with stark features http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50658159/A-starch-with-stark-features POMEROY — As Wes Herrick, 92, pulled his volunteer Kennebec Potato plant from his garden, he noticed something odd about one particular specimen.It looked just like an animal. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:30:09 EST Racine pays tribute to 9/11 victims http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50634874/Racine-pays-tribute-to-9/11-victims RACINE — Racine may be a small town, but it is a small town with a big heart. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:12:08 EST Wahama to honor veterans http://mydailysentinel.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 Pomeroy OKs application for water grant, sewer, sidewalk projects http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50588955/Pomeroy-OKs-application-for-water-grant-sewer-sidewalk-projects POMEROY — Monday night's Pomeroy Village Council meeting saw the passing of a resolution to apply for grant funding with the Ohio Development Services Agency for water and sewer projects within Pomeroy, according to Pomeroy Mayor Jackie... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:51:14 EST Sternwheel Festival starting tomorrow http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50580466/Sternwheel-Festival-starting-tomorrow POMEROY — “A celebration of a great river, great boats, great fun, and great people” is what the Pomeroy Sternwheel Riverfest is all about and plans are finalized for the annual event on the banks of the beautiful Ohio. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 18:21:03 EST Meigs chamber luncheon discusses football, business parallels http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50571875/Meigs-chamber-luncheon-discusses-football-business-parallels POMEROY — The Meigs County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon, the Business Minded Luncheon, on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at noon at the Wild Horse Cafe. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 17:37:08 EST Former fugitive sentenced in Gallia County http://mydailysentinel.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 It’s all about the bling! http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50546112/Its-all-about-the-bling TUPPERS PLAINS — Just like in the Lord of the Rings, each member of last year's Eastern girls basketball team now has its 'precious.' Mon, 8 Sep 2014 16:14:09 EST Home invasion suspect pleads ‘not guilty’ http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50526327/Home-invasion-suspect-pleads-not-guilty GALLIPOLIS — A Meigs County man who was apprehended after he invaded an elderly woman's home this summer has pleaded not guilty to multiple felony counts in Gallia County Common Pleas Court. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 21:06:11 EST Meigs County Mural http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50526321/Meigs-County-Mural MIDDLEPORT — The first step to creating the mural was coming up with an idea. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 18:00:04 EST Computers For Students to hold electronics recycling drive, involved with October benefit concert http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50491149/Computers-For-Students-to-hold-electronics-recycling-drive-involved-with-October-benefit-concert POMEROY — Computers for Students is still going strong, with two major upcoming events in the next two months. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 17:36:14 EST