Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:53:27 EST 1800 (No heading) http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153024067/ NEW HAVEN — A book being read aloud at New Haven Elementary School is nothing new for students.But when that book is being read by West Virginia First Lady Joanne Tomblin, that's a special day. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:21:37 EST Meigs Health Department releases 2014 grant program highlights http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152945619/Meigs-Health-Department-releases-2014-grant-program-highlights POMEROY — The Meigs County Health Department has published an overview of their 2014 year: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:56:33 EST Forest Run church celebrates 100 years http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152944727/Forest-Run-church-celebrates-100-years RACINE — This year marks the 100th anniversary of Forest Run United Methodist Church, with three different activities being planned throughout the year. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:26:35 EST National Crime Victims’ Rights Week begins today http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152985435/National-Crime-Victims-Rights-Week-begins-today POMEROY — A proclamation has been approved by the Meigs County Commissioners designating April 19-25 as National Crime Victims' Rights Week. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:21:36 EST Hunt named publisher of Tribune http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152984103/Hunt-named-publisher-of-Tribune OHIO VALLEY — Veteran newspaper executive Bud Hunt has been named publisher of the Gallipolis Daily Tribune and regional director for the company's southern Ohio newspapers in Portsmouth, Georgetown, West Union, Ripley, and... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:32:01 EST Commissioners approve Ohio Public Defender contract http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152971127/Commissioners-approve-Ohio-Public-Defender-contract POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners on Thursday approved the Ohio Public Defender contract. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:51:32 EST ‘Simply Spring’ concludes symphony’s 25th season http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152968228/Simply-Spring-concludes-symphonys-25th-season GALLIPOLIS — The fun begins at 8 p.m. April 25 on stage in downtown Gallipolis at the Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre when The Ohio Valley Symphony's 25th season concludes with a program titled “Simply... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:41:38 EST Marshall program reaches out to community for funding http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152965334/Marshall-program-reaches-out-to-community-for-funding HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — For the fifth consecutive year, Marshall University will host the Lose the Training Wheels program, which teaches children and adults with special needs how to independently ride two-wheel bicycles. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:06:36 EST Volunteers reduce cost of litter pickup http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152965543/Volunteers-reduce-cost-of-litter-pickup COLUMBUS — Each year, the Ohio Department of Transportation is forced to spend $4 million on litter pickup — a persistent and preventable problem. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:56:35 EST Rural Action invites Meigs Schools to take class outdoors http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152944798/Rural-Action-invites-Meigs-Schools-to-take-class-outdoors MEIGS COUNTY — When spring fever hits the classrooms, many teachers in southeastern Ohio rest assured in knowing that Joe Brehm, environmental educator at the non-profit development organization Rural Action, is just a phone call... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:16:32 EST Meigs Local rehires myriad teacher positions http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152946856/Meigs-Local-rehires-myriad-teacher-positions POMEROY — Meigs Local Board of Education approved motions Tuesday to rehire myriad teachers. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:11:36 EST Jackson headlines Meigs chamber luncheon http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152947444/Jackson-headlines-Meigs-chamber-luncheon POMEROY — The Meigs County Chamber of Commerce held their April meeting Tuesday at the Wild Horse Cafe. The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance and a prayer. The chamber discussed upcoming events and enjoyed lunch. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:06:38 EST Annual Bend Area C.A.R.E. Catfish Tournament set http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152945293/Annual-Bend-Area-C.A.R.E.-Catfish-Tournament-set MASON — Plans are being made for the 25th annual Bend Area C.A.R.E. Catfish Tournament, set for June 6 at Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park in Mason. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:06:33 EST Rio hosts first research, scholarship exhibition http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152950633/Rio-hosts-first-research-scholarship-exhibition RIO GRANDE — Students at the University of Rio Grande will take center stage at Thursday's inaugural Research & Scholarship Exhibition — R↑SE. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:36:38 EST Marshall conducts fundraiser for children with speech disorders http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152941855/Marshall-conducts-fundraiser-for-children-with-speech-disorders HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — As a child, Kevin Vickers could speak only a handful of words. When he came to the Marshall University Speech and Hearing Center for therapy, he was diagnosed with a hearing disorder, which had caused his delays in learning... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:06:38 EST FAC Riverby Theatre Guild prepares for ‘Steel Magnolias’ http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152920977/FAC-Riverby-Theatre-Guild-prepares-for-Steel-Magnolias GALLIPOLIS — Acclaimed as both a stage production and a hugely popular feature film, “Steel Magnolias” is a journey millions around the world have taken and treasured. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:11:34 EST Weather likely won’t stop tourism expo http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152919652/Weather-likely-wont-stop-tourism-expo RIO GRANDE — There's virtually no chance of a winter storm postponing the Southeast Ohio Tourism and Business Expo this time. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:31:33 EST “Shrek the Musicial” to be Preformed by Meigs Highschool Drama Students http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152922122/Shrek-the-Musicial-to-be-Preformed-by-Meigs-Highschool-Drama-Students POMEROY — The Meigs High School Drama Club will be performing the Broadway musical “Shrek.” Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:41:34 EST Second West Virginia Auto Fair set http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152922043/Second-West-Virginia-Auto-Fair-set POINT PLEASANT — The second West Virginia Auto Fair, hosted by the New Haven Road Angels car club, will be coming to the Mason County Fairgrounds on May 8-9. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:36:35 EST Middleport approves administrator’s severance package http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152912311/Middleport-approves-administrators-severance-package MIDDLEPORT — After an executive session that lasted about an hour, the Middleport Village Council voted to give former Village Administrator Faymon Roberts his severance package. 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