My Daily Tribune- RSS Feed http://mydailytribune.com/ http://mydailytribune.com/ Fri, 27 Mar 2015 06:57:42 EST 1800 Record road construction calls for driver safety http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152573163/Record-road-construction-calls-for-driver-safety COLUMBUS — With a record 950 construction projects scheduled this year, the Ohio Department of Transportation is reminding motorists to be “work zone aware,” and think safety for themselves, other drivers, and all roadside... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:36:35 EST W.Va. governor to speak at Mason chamber dinner http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/152577631/W.Va.-governor-to-speak-at-Mason-chamber-dinner POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County Area Chamber of Commerce's Spring Recognition Dinner is known for its guest speakers and this year is no different with Gov. Earl R. Tomblin delivering the keynote address. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:46:31 EST 3 locals to play in BACF Classic http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152587112/3-locals-to-play-in-BACF-Classic PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — Three locals from the Ohio Valley Publishing area have been selected to participate in the 2015 Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis Basketball Classic being held Friday, April 3, at Parkersburg South High School in Wood... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:26:35 EST Bossard to unveil new library room Sunday http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/152579766/Bossard-to-unveil-new-library-room-Sunday GALLIPOLIS — Construction at the Samuel L. Bossard Memorial Library is complete. All that awaits is its unveiling to the public, which will happen Sunday at 2 p.m. as work on the library's $1.3 million addition will be revealed. There will... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:06:36 EST Point Pleasant tames Lady Wildcats, 8-0 http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152586306/Point-Pleasant-tames-Lady-Wildcats-8-0 LOGAN, W.Va. — You can't lose if they don't score.The Point Pleasant softball team completed their second straight shutout victory Wednesday night and claimed an 8-0 victory over non-conference host Logan. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:46:34 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152540898/A-Hunger-For-More Clink, clink, clink. Is it the sound of coins being counted out or is it that of links of a chain rattling together? Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:26:35 EST Patriots rally past Point Pleasant, 10-6 http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152584144/Patriots-rally-past-Point-Pleasant-10-6 POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant baseball team led 2-to-0 through two innings of play Wednesday night, but visiting Parkersburg South outscored the Big Blacks 10-to-4 over the remainder of the game to claim the 10-6 road... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:46:34 EST We are fearfully, wonderfully made http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152584094/We-are-fearfully-wonderfully-made Though we don't often think of it as such, the human body is a marvelous machine, a machine being an instrument or device able to apply mechanical energy, that is: do work. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:11:46 EST Excuses for commitment to Christ are ‘lame’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152559943/Excuses-for-commitment-to-Christ-are-lame There is a recognized certain class of people associated with the church known as “C & E Christians.” Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:01:34 EST Ohioans report scam calls from ‘911’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152583925/Ohioans-report-scam-calls-from-911 COLUMBUS — Attorney General Mike DeWine warned Ohioans on Thursday about scam calls that appear to come from the phone number “911” and instruct consumers to contact the Attorney General's Office to avoid arrest or legal... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:51:32 EST Fire destroys abandoned trailer in Gallia http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/152565130/ Harrison Township firefighters, along with crews from District 2, work early Wednesday morning to extinguish flames in an abandoned trailer on Hannan Trace Road between State Route 790 and Little Bullskin Road. Firefighters extinguished what remained... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:26:32 EST Gallia man reports tool thefts http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152566199/Gallia-man-reports-tool-thefts GALLIA COUNTY — Numerous hand tools, power tools and related accessories were stolen recently from a Gallia County home. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:56:33 EST 'Hamfest' set for Saturday in Gallia, Mason http://mydailytribune.com/news/home_top/152565764/Hamfest-set-for-Saturday-in-Gallia-Mason OHIO VALLEY — Amateur, or “ham,” radio use is growing in popularity across the country, and the local tri-county area is no exception.Both the Mid-Ohio Valley Amateur Radio Club, based in Gallia County, and the Mason County... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:51:33 EST 8 boys named to All-TVC Hocking squad http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152548921/8-boys-named-to-All-TVC-Hocking-squad The Ohio Valley Publishing area had eight players selected to the 2014-15 All-Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division boys basketball team, as voted on by the coaches within the TVC Hocking Division. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:31:36 EST SR 733 crash sends two to emergency room http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152561939/SR-733-crash-sends-two-to-emergency-room POMEROY — A Wednesday morning car accident on State Route 733 sent one woman to Cabell Huntington Hospital and another person to the Meigs Emergency Department in Pomeroy, according to Lt. Max Norris of the Gallia-Meigs Post of the Ohio State... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:16:40 EST 8 locals named to All-TVC Hocking girls team http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152548871/8-locals-named-to-All-TVC-Hocking-girls-team The Ohio Valley Publishing area had eight players selected to the 2014-15 All-Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division girls basketball team, as voted on by the coaches within the division. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:36:40 EST Scarlet Knights knock off Point Pleasant, 9-2 http://mydailytribune.com/news/sports/152562396/Scarlet-Knights-knock-off-Point-Pleasant-9-2 POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Season opener spoiled. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:06:37 EST Rio Career Fair set for March 31 http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152560902/Rio-Career-Fair-set-for-March-31 RIO GRANDE — The annual Rio Career Fair is scheduled for Tuesday, March 31 at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:31:33 EST Area gears up for annual Easter events http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152533149/Area-gears-up-for-annual-Easter-events GALLIA COUNTY — It's that time of year again. As Easter approaches, a variety of Gallia County organizations will be conducting events in preparation for the holiday, including the annual egg hunt in Gallipolis City Park. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:06:33 EST Kimes enters Alford Plea in theft case http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152534446/Kimes-enters-Alford-Plea-in-theft-case POMEROY — Mary Kimes has entered an Alford Plea to amended charges in a case stemming from 2011, according to court documents. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:16:32 EST