Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:25:59 EST 1800 (No heading) http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50082781/ Publication: The (Pomeroy) Daily SentinelDate: Tuesday, July 29, 2014Volume: 64Issue: 120No. of sections: 1No. pages: 10Price: 50 centsSECTION A Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Blues Bash Finale http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50090968/The-Blues-Bash-Finale POMEROY — Hundreds of blues and jazz fans turned out for Saturday's finale of the 2014 Big Bend Blues Bash, which featured bands from across the land. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kimes emphasizes innocence during Thursday testimony http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/50062372/Kimes-emphasizes-innocence-during-Thursday-testimony POMEROY — After hearing testimony from five witnesses yesterday, including defendant Mary Kimes, all that remains is closing arguments and a verdict from the jury.Closing arguments will begin at 9:30 a.m. Friday Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Signup under way at Parish for school supplies http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50056168/Signup-under-way-at-Parish-for-school-supplies POMEROY — With the opening of Meigs County's schools less than a month away, Meigs Cooperative Parish is busy collecting donations of school supplies for the annual giveaway to local students. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50056279/Search-the-Scriptures Jesus, confronted by an unbelieving prefect who sought to justify himself, was famously asked, “What is truth.” (John 18:38) Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio University receives high marks in international rankings http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50056346/Ohio-University-receives-high-marks-in-international-rankings ATHENS — Ohio University has received top marks in two ranking systems designed to provide students and parents with information about the overall quality and cost of higher education. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community Band in concert http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/50017207/Community-Band-in-concert MIDDLEPORT — A band concert, homemade ice cream and fellowship with others is, for most folks, a perfect way to spend a summer evening. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New doctors Hassuna, Chandra join Holzer http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/343509/New-doctors-Hassuna-Chandra-join-Holzer GALLIPOLIS — Dr. Deena Hassuna, a rheumatologist, and Dr. Rameesh Chandra, interventional cardiologist, have joined Holzer Health System as new physicians. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Poverty statistics show economic struggle http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/329625/Poverty-statistics-show-economic-struggle POMEROY — According to a U.S. Census Bureau report on poverty, the country is still struggling and the gap between the wealthy and the poor continues to grow. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair season passes now on sale http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/332382/Fair-season-passes-now-on-sale GALLIPOLIS — Season passes for the Gallia County Junior Fair are now on sale. Tue, 22 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 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 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 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 Staneart Family Reunion held Saturday July 12 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3892375/Staneart-Family-Reunion-held-Saturday-July-12 ALBANY — The 2014 Staneart Family Reunion (descendents) of Joel and Lydia Staneart) will be held at the Albany VFW Post 9893, 3025 Dickson Rd., Albany, OH, 45710 on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at noon. Each family is asked to make a Staneart recipe... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Robbery suspect in custody http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/3888823/Robbery-suspect-in-custody MIDDLEPORT — Jaime L. Chapman, a suspect in the Wednesday robbery of the Middleport Speedway store, is in custody, Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Commissioners review new levy request from health dept. http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/3887354/Commissioners-review-new-levy-request-from-health-dept. POMEROY — The Meigs County Board of Health is requesting that the Meigs County Board of Commissioners place on the November ballot a new five-year one-mill tax levy for current expenses of the Meigs County General Health District. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Meigs County Clerk of Courts office closed Friday afternoon http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3888213/Meigs-County-Clerk-of-Courts-office-closed-Friday-afternoon POMEROY — Meigs County Clerk of Courts will be open today from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The office will be closed for the afternoon for the annual Christmas in July Party Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A hit with listeners http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3872555/A-hit-with-listeners POMEROY — Community Fourth of July celebrations had nothing on the Rhythm on the River concert Friday night featuring the Todd Wolfe Band in Pomeroy's Riverside Amphitheater. There were crowds of people everywhere. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST