Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://mydailysentinel.com/section/NEWS Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:49:27 EST 1800 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 Hull Pottery national show set for weekend http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3872500/Hull-Pottery-national-show-set-for-weekend POMEROY — Area collectors will be traveling to Crooksville this weekend for the national show of Hull Pottery. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Discussion continues on economic development director position http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3856123/Discussion-continues-on-economic-development-director-position MIDDLEPORT — A heated discussion on whether to hire an economic development director, who to hire, who has the authority by law to hire, and whether the village can actually afford to fill the position, took place at a special meeting of... Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boil Advisory in effect for Chester Township http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3854121/Boil-Advisory-in-effect-for-Chester-Township CHESTER TOWNSHIP — The Tuppers Plains-Chester Water District has issued a boil advisory in Meigs County in the Chester Township, according to a news release. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Monday’s Village Council meeting discusses council vacancy, speed limit changes http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3834277/Mondays-Village-Council-meeting-discusses-council-vacancy-speed-limit-changes POMEROY — Pomeroy Village Council currently has a vacancy. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Southern High School announces annual winners http://mydailysentinel.com/news/community_news/3829933/Southern-High-School-announces-annual-winners RACINE — The Southern High School awards assembly was held recently.The award winners are listed below:The winner of the FFA Scholastic Award is Lacey Hupp. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Eastern schools hire personnel, plan coming year programs. http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/3817395/Eastern-schools-hire-personnel-plan-coming-year-programs. TUPPERS PLAINS — Planning for the 2014-15 school year with the hiring of personnel, approval of financial reports, including the five-year forecast, and discussion of new programming highlighted a recent meeting of the Eastern Local School Board... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST