My Daily Tribune- RSS Feed Fri, 6 Mar 2015 23:42:05 EST 1800 Ohio River crests above flood stage GALLIPOLIS — Folks on both sides of the river could be seen Friday pulling out their cell phones, snapping photographs and recording video of the Ohio River. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 22:21:33 EST Rio Grande women draw Hastings in NAIA DII National Tournament RIO GRANDE, Ohio — The University of Rio Grande women's basketball team will face Hastings (Neb.) College in the opening round of the NAIA Division II Women's Basketball National Championship Tournament on Thursday, March 12, at 6:15... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:01:33 EST Helping neighborhoods heal, moving Ohio forward The foreclosure crisis left a trail of abandoned and deteriorating properties across towns and communities in our state. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:26:35 EST Borges headlines Gallia’s Lincoln Day Dinner RIO GRANDE — The Gallia County Republican Party will have its annual Lincoln Day Dinner on March 17 at the University of Rio Grande Dining Hall. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 22:51:31 EST Livestock Indemnity Program available GALLIPOLIS — Due to recent weather, CED, Jim Herrell of the Gallia-Lawrence-Meigs Farm Service Agency wants to remind producers of the current livestock program available. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 22:41:32 EST Forensic science students to sponsor 5k run March 28 HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Forensic science students from Marshall University are sponsoring a 5k run March 28, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Branches domestic violence center in Huntington. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:36:36 EST Former Ohio State football coach to speak at Ohio University ATHENS — In a rapidly changing global economy, harnessing the creativity of the next generation is a critical skill. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:21:32 EST Patrol steps up impaired driving arrests in 2014 GALLIPOLIS — State troopers covering Gallia and Meigs counties arrested more than 240 people during all of 2014 for impaired driving, according to statistics provided by OSHP office in Columbus. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:56:32 EST Weather not yet stopping Saturday’s tourism expo RIO GRANDE — Barring any further calamity from the winter storm currently slamming the Ohio Valley, the seventh annual Southeast Ohio Tourism and Business Expo planned for Saturday is still moving forward. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:51:31 EST (No heading) Tim Leach rides his bicycle along Second Avenue in Gallipolis during Thursday's winter storm that dumped several inches of snow throughout the Ohio Valley, while Robert McGuire and Joshua Saunders (in the red sweatshirt) earn a few extra dollars... Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:46:31 EST Daschle Facemyer to join URG Track and Field team After four seasons in the Green and Gold, three-sport standout Daschle Facemyer has committed to continue his track and field career at the University of Rio Grande. “It feels pretty good to get to go run for Rio Grande,” Daschle said. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:46:37 EST BWC funding workplace safety research at Ohio University COLUMBUS — The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation and Ohio Board of Regents say Ohio University has been awarded a $245,000 research grant to improve workplace safety. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:01:35 EST March 6 is National Lymphedema Awareness Day OHIO VALLEY — Ohio Valley Home Health Recognizes March 6 as National Lymphedema Awareness Day Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:01:33 EST A Hunger For More Spirituality is a practical affair. Does that sound like a strange statement? Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:26:33 EST Bulldogs barrel past River Valley, 84-48 THE PLAINS, Ohio — Its hard to win a race if you stumble out of the gate. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:01:35 EST Gallia commissioners delcare emergency due to weather GALLIPOLIS — The Gallia County Board of Commissioners on Thursday morning passed an emergency declaration that basically directs residents to abide by all local directives during the current Level 3 snow advisory. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:31:32 EST Kendra Barnes signs with OU-C softball Gallia Academy senior Kendra Barnes will have one less thing to worry about this softball season, as the Blue Angles standout committed to join the Ohio University-Chillicothe softball team next season. “I'm extremely excited,” said... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:16:36 EST Holzer Assisted Living hosts Lions Club GALLIPOLIS — Holzer Assisted Living-Gallipolis on Tuesday hosted members of the Gallipolis Lions Club. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:11:35 EST Holzer Heart Run and Walk slated GALLIPOLIS — The seventh annual Holzer Heart Run & Walk is slated for April 25. The course provides a scenic view of Gallipolis and will include: 5k walk/run, 1 mile walk/run, kids fun run and a stroller class. Awards will be... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:06:36 EST (No heading) OHIO VALLEY — Some U.S. soldiers returning from deployment will soon be receiving warm, cozy quilts, thanks to the efforts of 30 Mason County women. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 14:51:33 EST