Pomeroy Daily Sentinel- RSS Feed http://mydailysentinel.com/ http://mydailysentinel.com/ Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:59:24 EST 1800 Safford advances to state final for PPHS http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152106599/Safford-advances-to-state-final-for-PPHS HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — It's kind of like deja vu all over again.Five grapplers from Mason County had their state title dreams thwarted on Thursday. Five more had their championship hopes dashed on Friday. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:06:38 EST Generals march past Point Pleasant, 76-39 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152106589/Generals-march-past-Point-Pleasant-76-39 WINFIELD, W.Va. — What goes around, comes around.The Winfield boys basketball team avenged a December 23 loss Friday night, defeating non-conference guest Point Pleasant by a 76-39 tally, in Putnam County. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:06:34 EST Defenders fall to Mansfield Temple, 72-57 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152106410/Defenders-fall-to-Mansfield-Temple-72-57 CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — In the end, the final result came down to a free throw contest. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 02:51:36 EST Panthers hold off River Valley, 49-40 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152106306/Panthers-hold-off-River-Valley-49-40 JACKSON, Ohio — In close games the team that takes better care of the ball usually wins. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 02:11:36 EST Blue Angels sweep Jackson on Senior Night, 58-40 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152105718/Blue-Angels-sweep-Jackson-on-Senior-Night-58-40 CENTENARY, Ohio — All's well that ends well. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:56:34 EST Lady Eagles knock off Notre Dame in overtime, 52-43 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152098612/Lady-Eagles-knock-off-Notre-Dame-in-overtime-52-43 JACKSON, Ohio — “It's pretty fun.” Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:26:36 EST Holzer Wound Care Center earns national award http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152095637/Holzer-Wound-Care-Center-earns-national-award GALLIPOLIS — Holzer Wound Care Center has received the Center of Distinction Award by Healogics Inc., the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:51:35 EST WV Senate passes asbestos acts http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152097263/WV-Senate-passes-asbestos-acts CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Senate on Friday unanimously passed Senate Bill 411, which creates the Asbestos Bankruptcy Trust Claims Transparency Act and the Asbestos and Silica Claims Priorities Act. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:46:40 EST Spring forest fire season starts Sunday in WV http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152094944/Spring-forest-fire-season-starts-Sunday-in-WV CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Division of Forestry reminds residents that the state's spring forest fire season starts March 1, 2015, and runs through May 31, 2015. During these three months, daytime burning is prohibited from the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:41:49 EST Hardmans present Marshall with substantial gift http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152094839/Hardmans-present-Marshall-with-substantial-gift HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Dr. Ron Area describes Doug and Sue Ellen Hardman as “loyal and great friends of Marshall University.” Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:41:43 EST Diversity Breakfast rescheduled for April 10 at Marshall http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152095207/Diversity-Breakfast-rescheduled-for-April-10-at-Marshall HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University's annual Diversity Breakfast, postponed a week ago because of cold, snowy weather, has been rescheduled for April 10, in the Memorial Student Center's Don Morris Room on the Huntington... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:41:35 EST 3 sentenced on drug charges http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152093700/3-sentenced-on-drug-charges GALLIPOLIS — Three people were sentenced Friday in Gallia Common Pleas Court for various drug-related offenses. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:36:38 EST Your ‘Final Four’ from Social Security http://mydailysentinel.com/news/opinion/151995109/Your-Final-Four-from-Social-Security GALLIPOLIS — Since 1939, March has meant one thing in the world of sports: March Madness. In this tournament, 68 college basketball teams compete through the month until only the final four teams remain. Coaches gather their teams to drive home... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:56:33 EST Postseason roads set for Mason County boys teams http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152086477/Postseason-roads-set-for-Mason-County-boys-teams CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The 2015 postseason tournament is officially set for a trio of Mason County boys basketball teams, and those roads will officially begin at the beginning of next week. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:06:36 EST Six still vying for titles after Day 1 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152086224/Six-still-vying-for-titles-after-Day-1 HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Mason County sent 11 grapplers to the 68th annual WVSSAC Wrestling Championships at Big Sandy Superstore Arena this weekend. Over half are still gunning for individual championships following Day 1. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:01:37 EST Hannan knocked out by Lady Irish, 68-25 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152085794/Hannan-knocked-out-by-Lady-Irish-68-25 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Hannan girls basketball team had its 2015 campaign come to an end Wednesday night following a 68-25 setback to host Charleston Catholic in a Class A Region IV, Section 2 semifinal in Kanawha County. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:56:34 EST Warren wallops Marauders, 76-46 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152080014/Warren-wallops-Marauders-76-46 LOGAN, Ohio — If only the game was eight minutes long. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:26:35 EST Southern sweeps Eagles, 66-57 in sectional semifinal http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152072055/Southern-sweeps-Eagles-66-57-in-sectional-semifinal ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — Clean sweep. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:36:43 EST Blue Devils ousted by Unioto, 63-44 http://mydailysentinel.com/news/sports/152079697/Blue-Devils-ousted-by-Unioto-63-44 LONDONDERRY, Ohio — Rarely does a season-ending loss come with a smile. This postseason run was one of those occasional moments. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:36:35 EST Commissioners accept bid for Health Department roof repair http://mydailysentinel.com/news/news/152071239/Commissioners-accept-bid-for-Health-Department-roof-repair POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners on Thursday chose the bid of Jim Clifford Construction for the repairs of the Meigs County Health Department roof. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:36:39 EST