My Daily Tribune- RSS NEWS Feed http://mydailytribune.com/section/NEWS http://mydailytribune.com/section/NEWS Sun, 19 Apr 2015 07:59:11 EST 1800 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week begins today http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152985435/National-Crime-Victims-Rights-Week-begins-today POMEROY — A proclamation has been approved by the Meigs County Commissioners designating April 19-25 as National Crime Victims' Rights Week. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:21:36 EST Gallia Academy Middle School Honor Roll http://mydailytribune.com/news/community-news/152887053/Gallia-Academy-Middle-School-Honor-Roll GALLIPOLIS — Gallia Academy Middle School principal Craig Wright is proud to announce the following students are on the honor roll for the third grading period of the 2014-2015 school year. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:41:33 EST Hunt named publisher of Tribune http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152984103/Hunt-named-publisher-of-Tribune OHIO VALLEY — Veteran newspaper executive Bud Hunt has been named publisher of the Gallipolis Daily Tribune and regional director for the company's southern Ohio newspapers in Portsmouth, Georgetown, West Union, Ripley, and... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:32:01 EST ‘Simply Spring’ concludes symphony’s 25th season http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152968228/Simply-Spring-concludes-symphonys-25th-season GALLIPOLIS — The fun begins at 8 p.m. April 25 on stage in downtown Gallipolis at the Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre when The Ohio Valley Symphony's 25th season concludes with a program titled “Simply... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:41:38 EST Marshall program reaches out to community for funding http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152965334/Marshall-program-reaches-out-to-community-for-funding HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — For the fifth consecutive year, Marshall University will host the Lose the Training Wheels program, which teaches children and adults with special needs how to independently ride two-wheel bicycles. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:06:36 EST Volunteers reduce cost of litter pickup http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152965543/Volunteers-reduce-cost-of-litter-pickup COLUMBUS — Each year, the Ohio Department of Transportation is forced to spend $4 million on litter pickup — a persistent and preventable problem. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:56:35 EST Annual Bend Area C.A.R.E. Catfish Tournament set http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152945293/Annual-Bend-Area-C.A.R.E.-Catfish-Tournament-set MASON — Plans are being made for the 25th annual Bend Area C.A.R.E. Catfish Tournament, set for June 6 at Stewart-Johnson V.F.W./Lottie Jenks Memorial Park in Mason. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:06:33 EST Rio hosts first research, scholarship exhibition http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152950633/Rio-hosts-first-research-scholarship-exhibition RIO GRANDE — Students at the University of Rio Grande will take center stage at Thursday's inaugural Research & Scholarship Exhibition — R↑SE. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:36:38 EST Local entertainers headline Buckeye Hills Expo http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152946163/-Local-entertainers-headline-Buckeye-Hills-Expo RIO GRANDE — Buckeye Hills Career Center will be rocking and rolling this weekend with a host of local entertainers. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:11:31 EST Marshall conducts fundraiser for children with speech disorders http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152941855/Marshall-conducts-fundraiser-for-children-with-speech-disorders HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — As a child, Kevin Vickers could speak only a handful of words. When he came to the Marshall University Speech and Hearing Center for therapy, he was diagnosed with a hearing disorder, which had caused his delays in learning... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:06:38 EST FAC Riverby Theatre Guild prepares for ‘Steel Magnolias’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152920977/FAC-Riverby-Theatre-Guild-prepares-for-Steel-Magnolias GALLIPOLIS — Acclaimed as both a stage production and a hugely popular feature film, “Steel Magnolias” is a journey millions around the world have taken and treasured. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:11:34 EST Weather likely won’t stop tourism expo http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152919652/Weather-likely-wont-stop-tourism-expo RIO GRANDE — There's virtually no chance of a winter storm postponing the Southeast Ohio Tourism and Business Expo this time. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:31:33 EST Second West Virginia Auto Fair set http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152922043/Second-West-Virginia-Auto-Fair-set POINT PLEASANT — The second West Virginia Auto Fair, hosted by the New Haven Road Angels car club, will be coming to the Mason County Fairgrounds on May 8-9. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:36:35 EST Ohioans report tax scams as filing deadline approaches http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152885169/Ohioans-report-tax-scams-as-filing-deadline-approaches COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned Ohioans to beware of threatening calls purportedly “from the IRS” as the April 15 tax-filing deadline approaches. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 23:31:33 EST Exhibit spotlights 1970s university protests http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152885157/Exhibit-spotlights-1970s-university-protests ATHENS — The Athens County Historical Society and Museum will be hosting a new exhibit opening 5-7 p.m. April 16 at 65 N. Court St. in Athens. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 23:26:31 EST Husband shot during domestic dispute http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152900936/Husband-shot-during-domestic-dispute CLAY TOWNSHIP — Gallia County Sheriff's Office deputies and Gallia EMS responded to a 911 call Saturday morning in which a woman allegedly shot her husband during a domestic dispute. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:41:37 EST Preliminary hearings waived in home invasion case http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152897102/Preliminary-hearings-waived-in-home-invasion-case POINT PLEASANT — Three people arrested after an alleged home invasion that began in Leon and ended in a high-speed chase through Cabell County have waived their preliminary hearings in Mason County Magistrate Court. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:11:32 EST Marshall presidential search committee reviews candidate pool http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152900741/Marshall-presidential-search-committee-reviews-candidate-pool HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University's presidential search committee met today in executive session on the Huntington campus to review candidate materials and determine a select field of applicants for preliminary... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:51:34 EST Ohio Lottery names Gallia store ‘Retailer of the Week’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152890518/Ohio-Lottery-names-Gallia-store-Retailer-of-the-Week GALLIPOLIS — Spring Valley Marathon of Gallipolis has been named the Ohio Lottery “Retailer of the Week” for the week of April 13. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:56:31 EST Weber wins OVP NCAA bracket contest http://mydailytribune.com/news/news/152893013/Weber-wins-OVP-NCAA-bracket-contest Duane Weber, of Meigs County, was the winner of Ohio Valley Publishing's annual March Mania Bracket contest. Several brackets were received from Ohio Valley readers that were narrowed down to a tiebreaker. Weber's bracket was the winner as... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:36:37 EST