Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Fri, 22 May 2015 22:25:55 EST 1800 Webster Post #39 announces Memorial Day ceremony http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153643001/Webster-Post-#39-announces-Memorial-Day-ceremony POMEROY — Members of the American Legion, Drew Webster Post #39, of Pomeroy, will visit local cemeteries on Memorial Day to honor those Veterans who proudly served their country and conduct a special memorial ceremony. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:21:32 EST Meigs Memorial Day Run returns this weekend http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153640423/Meigs-Memorial-Day-Run-returns-this-weekend OHIO VALLEY — Southeast Ohio's largest motorcycle run returns this weekend.The 30th annual Meigs County Memorial Day Run has become one of the Tri-County's premiere biking events and tourist attractions. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:06:36 EST Meigs County Commissioners Proclaim EMS Week is May 18-22 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153640233/Meigs-County-Commissioners-Proclaim-EMS-Week-is-May-18-22 POMEROY —As part of the National EMS Week, the Meigs County Board of County Commissioners recognized the contribution of EMS professionals by issuing a proclamation during the regular board meeting Thursday. The proclamation was presented to... Thu, 21 May 2015 16:56:33 EST Kentucky firm has lowest bid for US 35 work http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153622078/Kentucky-firm-has-lowest-bid-for-US-35-work CHARLESTON —A firm from Kentucky has reportedly submitted the lowest bid to design, build and finance the remaining 14.6 miles of US 35. Wed, 20 May 2015 18:56:34 EST Middleport Literary Club observes 120th anniversary http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153596900/Middleport-Literary-Club-observes-120th-anniversary MIDDLEPORT — The Middleport Literary Club recently observed its 120th Anniversary at the Middleport Library meeting room. Many attending dressed in period clothing in memory of past members. Wed, 20 May 2015 18:06:31 EST Meigs’ NHS inducts new members http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153616836/Meigs-NHS-inducts-new-members POMEROY — The 2014-15 Meigs High School National Honor Society has announced the induction of new members for the 2015-16 National Honor Society. Wed, 20 May 2015 17:56:36 EST One dead in Tuesday car crash http://mydailysentinel.com/news/breaking_news/153611877/One-dead-in-Tuesday-car-crash POMEROY — One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Pomeroy on Tuesday night.Jillian N. White, 17, was pronounced dead at Holzer E.R. in Meigs County. She was a junior at Eastern High School. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:46:32 EST Woodland Centers receives ODOT grant http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153589414/Woodland-Centers-receives-ODOT-grant GALLIPOLIS — The Ohio Department of Transportation has awarded Woodland Centers Inc. a grant for its Ohio's Specialized Transportation's Program. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:26:35 EST Smith announces funding for park upgrades http://mydailysentinel.com/news/business/153611459/Smith-announces-funding-for-park-upgrades COLUMBUS — State Rep. Ryan Smith, R-Bidwell, has announced that the State Controlling Board approved the release of $812,152 to help fund upgrades to Lake Alma State Park in Vinton County. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:26:36 EST Rio faculty publish book on Country Music http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153610453/Rio-faculty-publish-book-on-Country-Music RIO GRANDE — The rich history and traditions of country music dates back nearly a century in West Virginia, and thanks to a pair of University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College professors that heritage has been captured in Arcadia... Wed, 20 May 2015 11:06:38 EST PTSD workshop to be held next month http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153597211/PTSD-workshop-to-be-held-next-month POMEROY — If you are involved with public service through fire, EMS, police or military, attend the workshop to learn more about the signs and symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder that can help you, as first responders, to more effectively... Tue, 19 May 2015 20:26:31 EST Holzer ‘Senior Prom’ a timeless event http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153584811/Holzer-Senior-Prom-a-timeless-event GALLIPOLIS — There were many proms in the area this spring, but one gave new meaning to the term Senior Prom.Holzer Assisted Living in Gallipolis conducted its annual Senior Prom on May 13. Tue, 19 May 2015 16:06:32 EST Ohio AG cracks down on cancer charities http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153586038/Ohio-AG-cracks-down-on-cancer-charities COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, along with law enforcement partners in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit against four cancer charities and their operators... Tue, 19 May 2015 16:01:32 EST FAC hosts new railroad photo exhibit http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153554016/FAC-hosts-new-railroad-photo-exhibit GALLIPOLIS — The French Art Colony, regional multi-arts center in Gallipolis has just opened its newest exhibit, “Eastern Mountains, Streams and Foothills: A Photographic Essay of American Railroading by Frederick J. Mon, 18 May 2015 22:31:37 EST Rutland police discover meth lab http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153569573/Rutland-police-discover-meth-lab RUTLAND — According to Rutland Police Officer Leif Babb, Rutland police responded to a high grass complaint at an abandoned residence on Mulberry Street in the Village of Rutland. Mon, 18 May 2015 19:36:33 EST Bauer Memorial Wildlife Museum dedicated http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153571700/Bauer-Memorial-Wildlife-Museum-dedicated POINT PLEASANT — A museum built to honor Christopher Bauer, who was responsible for donating many farm implements and other items to the West Virginia State Farm Museum, was dedicated Saturday. Mon, 18 May 2015 19:31:34 EST Children’s book author to visit Bossard http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153522402/Childrens-book-author-to-visit-Bossard GALLIPOLIS — Bossard Library will be receiving a famous guest Tuesday as part of the library's “Right to Read Week.” Sat, 16 May 2015 12:31:35 EST Kimes sentenced to five years probation, community service http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153522393/Kimes-sentenced-to-five-years-probation-community-service POMEROY —A Meigs County woman was given probation and sentenced to 500 hours of community service for her role in an embezzlement scheme in 2012. Sat, 16 May 2015 12:26:32 EST Kimes sentenced to probation, community service http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153521159/Kimes-sentenced-to-probation-community-service POMEROY — Mary Kimes has been sentenced to 5 years of community control and 500 hours of community service, 100 hours per year. She must also write a letter of apology to the Meigs County Sheriff's Office and the Meigs County Commissioners... Sat, 16 May 2015 11:31:33 EST Poppy Program recognized by Meigs commissioners http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/153498216/Poppy-Program-recognized-by-Meigs-commissioners POMEROY — The Pomeroy American Legion Auxiliary Drew Webster Post 39's Poppy Program gained official recognition Thursday by the Meigs County Board of Commissioners. Thu, 14 May 2015 19:11:32 EST