My Daily Tribune- RSS Feed http://mydailytribune.com/ http://mydailytribune.com/ Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:04:43 EST 1800 ‘Belle’ of the ball http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/50095531/Belle-of-the-ball The Belle of Cincinnati is definitely the belle of the ball for Point Pleasant and Gallipolis this week when it docks in both cities. On Monday, the boat, pictured here at Riverfront Park in Point Pleasant, arrived for the annual dinner cruise hosted... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County fair in full swing http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/50090145/County-fair-in-full-swing GALLIPOLIS —The Gallia County Junior Fair officially opened yesterday and continues throughout the week with a schedule packed full of events. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST U.S. voters hold key to peace in Middle East http://mydailytribune.com/news/Op-Ed/50087528/U.S.-voters-hold-key-to-peace-in-Middle-East More than any other time in the history of the conflict over the tiny ancient land we call Israel and Palestine, voters from a land across the sea hold unused power to change the basic course and outcomes of that conflict. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ashley Ohlinger and Wesley Riffle upcoming wedding http://mydailytribune.com/news/engagements/50072192/Ashley-Ohlinger-and-Wesley-Riffle-upcoming-wedding LETART, W.Va. — Johnny and Christine Ohlinger, of Letart, and Laren Clayton Shain, of Racine, and Tony Riffle, of Michigan, announce the upcoming wedding of their children, Ashley Raeann Ohlinger and Wesley Jordan Riffle. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Sanging’ one part of Appalachian culture that could stand to stop http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/50075008/Sanging-one-part-of-Appalachian-culture-that-could-stand-to-stop Digging wild ginseng, or “sanging” to use the vernacular, is a part of Appalachian culture, handed down from generation to generation. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gallia County prepares to launch emergency notification system http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50053320/Gallia-County-prepares-to-launch-emergency-notification-system GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Commissioners, in coordination with the Gallia County Emergency Management Agency and Gallia County Local Emergency Planning Committee, are preparing to launch a new emergency notification system. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hamid sets record at 2014 Kiwanis Juniors at Cliffside event http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/50077640/Hamid-sets-record-at-2014-Kiwanis-Juniors-at-Cliffside-event GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Many young golfers from both Ohio and West Virginia took part in the sixth annual Kiwanis Juniors at Cliffside held on Thursday, July 10, at the Cliffside Golf Course in Gallia County. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gallipolis Daily Tribune’s website now faster, easier http://mydailytribune.com/news/notice_box/50070366/Gallipolis-Daily-Tribunes-website-now-faster-easier If you haven't visited the Gallipolis Daily Tribune's website lately, you should take a look. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Suspect vehicle recovered following burglary http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50067441/Suspect-vehicle-recovered-following-burglary POINT PLEASANT — The Point Pleasant Police Department recovered a suspect vehicle Thursday evening matching the description of a truck that was reportedly observed at a burglary in Gallia County on Thursday afternoon. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Two reported injured following pool hall shooting http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50067314/Two-reported-injured-following-pool-hall-shooting KANAUGA — Authorities have reported that a “person of interest” is in custody following a shooting that left two people injured late on Thursday evening. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Miller to appear for sentencing Monday http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50061336/Miller-to-appear-for-sentencing-Monday GALLIPOLIS — A Gallia County man who pleaded earlier this week to shooting and seriously injuring a police officer in the performance of his duties will appear for a sentencing hearing Monday in the Common Pleas Court of Gallia... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Marijuana irradication leads to other illegal activity http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/50061374/Marijuana-irradication-leads-to-other-illegal-activity POMEROY — Deputies from the Meigs County Sheriff's Office, along with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Middleport police did marijuana eradication Tuesday and Wednesday in the Langsville area of Meigs County. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Special speaker to ‘Celebrate Recovery’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/50059217/Special-speaker-to-Celebrate-Recovery POINT PLEASANT — This Sunday the state representative from the worldwide program, Celebrate Recovery (CR), will speak at the Point Pleasant First Church of Nazarene about his personal story of past addictions and current recovery. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rio Grande athletic chairs on sale http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/50063802/Rio-Grande-athletic-chairs-on-sale RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande is giving its alumni and the general public a chance to own a piece of the school's athletic history. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A Hunger for More http://mydailytribune.com/news/Op-Ed/50056137/A-Hunger-for-More In confusing times and difficult circumstances, God has a way of getting our attention. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailytribune.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://mydailytribune.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 Taking U.S. 35 funding to feds http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/50045848/Taking-U.S.-35-funding-to-feds POINT PLEASANT — Funding the completion of U.S. 35 was included in the discussion at the most recent meeting of the Mason County Commission. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Community draws together, clears trail for nature preserve http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50043914/Community-draws-together-clears-trail-for-nature-preserve MASON COUNTY — A committed band of volunteers has been hard at work for more than a year to restore a community-owned piece of land that will one day be Letart Nature Park. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Pair of suspects arrested for area burglaries http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/50046363/Pair-of-suspects-arrested-for-area-burglaries GALLIPOLIS — Two men were arrested late Tuesday by Gallia County sheriff's deputies in connection with recent burglaries in Morgan Township, Gallia County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST