My Daily Tribune- RSS NEWS Feed Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:09:53 EST 1800 American Legion to observe Religious Emphasis Week GALLIPOLIS — In commemoration of the dramatic sacrifice of four armed forces chaplains during World War II, the American Legion will observe Religious Emphasis Week on Feb. 1-7 and Four Chaplains' Sunday on Feb.1, according to Chaplain Don... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:41:35 EST Gallia SWCD preps for Farm City Day, requests antique farm tools GALLIPOLIS — In preparation for the Gallia County Farm City Day 2015, the Gallia County Soil and Water Conservation District is calling all members of the community with antique farm tools to consider donating them for display at the event... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:06:38 EST Vanco honored with Cattlemen’s Country Club Scholarship GALLIPOLIS — Josie Vanco, of Gallia County, was awarded with one of four $1,000 Ohio Cattlemen's Foundation Country Club Scholarships on Jan. 24 at the Ohio Cattlemen's Annual Convention and Awards Banquet. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:56:32 EST LPGA’s Powell to speak at Ohio University ATHENS, Ohio — Professional golfer and educator Renee Powell is one of only six African American women to ever play on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour and the first woman of color to be elected to membership in the PGA of... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:26:37 EST Coalition: Veterans groups’ electronic raffles raised $12M$12M COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Electronic raffle machines operated by fraternal and veterans organizations brought in millions of dollars for Ohio charities during the past three years, according to a coalition of groups that is fighting an effort to... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:21:33 EST Point plans reception for Marshall’s interim president POINT PLEASANT — Marshall University has plans next month to stage a reception in Point Pleasant to welcome the school's interim president, Gary G. White. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:01:37 EST Gallia eligible to compete for $375 K in grant dollars$375-K-in-grant-dollars GALLIA COUNTY — The Gallia County Commissioners recently announced that up to $375,000 in competitive grant funds are now available through the Southern Ohio Agricultural and Community Development Foundation (SOACDF) for the agency's... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:11:32 EST Donation helps add defibrillator to sheriff’s cruiser CHESHIRE — “We are closer to meeting our goal of having an AED for each Gallia County sheriff's cruiser.” Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:01:32 EST Gallipolis Career College grad hired GALLIPOLIS — Debra Newman has been hired as a production specialist and quality control at Capitol Citicom (Computer Graphics Printing), in Columbus. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:31:33 EST Three arrested in meth lab bust RACINE — Three people have been arrested following a bust at a suspected methamphetamine lab in Meigs County. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:31:44 EST 21st Annual Sleighbell Ball set POINT PLEASANT — An organization which has brought millions of dollars of outside money into Point Pleasant in the last 25 years is hosting its annual fundraiser to keep developing projects to benefit the community. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:51:37 EST ODOT plans Silver Bridge beam replacement GALLIPOLIS — The Ohio Department of Transportation plans to portions of Ohio 7 and U.S. 35 ramps in Gallipolis on Jan. 29 so that crews can work on replacing a beam on the Silver Memorial Bridge. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:16:45 EST Ohio University plans tuition, fee increases ATHENS — The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved tuition and fee rates for the first cohort of students under The Ohio Guarantee and discussed the impact of new financial aid initiatives at meetings on the Athens campus. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:06:35 EST Farmers Market vendor training offered in Mason County MASON COUNTY, W.Va. — “It's a farmers market, and it sells things.” Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:46:35 EST DOH to advertise final 14.6 miles of US 35 CHARLESTON — A little over a week after mentioning his support of the completion of US 35, on Thursday Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced the West Virginia Division of Highways will be advertising for Request of Qualifications (RFQ) for the... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:51:37 EST Library’s tax form availability changes GALLIPOLIS — This tax season, Gallia County's local public library — like many libraries in the United States — will receive less tax forms to make available for public use due to IRS budget cuts. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:16:32 EST FAC showcases watercolor society exhibit GALLIPOLIS — The French Art Colony, a regional multi-arts center in Gallipolis, will showcase the travel show portion of the Ohio Watercolor Society's 37th Annual Exhibition now until Feb. 22. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:56:39 EST Ohio Benefit Bank offers free tax filing COLUMBUS — In just the first two days of tax filing, which launched Jan. 20, The Ohio Benefit Bank helped nearly 400 Ohioans file their 2014 tax returns for free. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:36:46 EST Marshall Special Collections receives two sets of materials HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University's Special Collections department of University Libraries received two sets of historical materials recently. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:36:41 EST Logan man indicted for illegal casino LOGAN — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says a Hocking County Grand Jury has indicted a Logan man on charges of running an illegal casino and gambling violations. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:36:37 EST