My Daily Tribune- RSS Feed Wed, 1 Apr 2015 12:33:10 EST 1800 City approves bonds for riverfront project GALLIPOLIS — The Gallipolis City Commission approved bonds Monday in anticipation of the creation of a public parking lot next to the City Municipal Building, as well as the creation of an amphitheater, park and improved dockside along the river... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:36:37 EST Lady Cats top TVCS, 12-1 ASHTON, W.Va. — The Hannan softball team picked up its first win of the 2015 season in convincing fashion Monday night during a 12-1 decision over visiting Teays Valley Christian in a non-conference matchup in Mason County. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:06:37 EST John Grindrod: The absolute greatest April Fool’s Day hoaxes ever Today is one of those days that qualify in my mind as a pseudo-holiday, a day where no one gets a day off that's still one of the spokes in the wheel of labor and no one gets a gift or a fancy meal in a high-end restaurant. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:46:35 EST Lady Tornadoes thump Trimble, 11-1 RACINE, Ohio — Talk about starting out on the right foot.The Southern softball team cruised to an 11-1 season opening victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest Trimble, Monday night at Star Mill Park. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:01:43 EST RV students attend Beta Club convention BIDWELL — The River Valley High School Beta Club recently attended the Ohio Senior Beta Convention in Columbus. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:41:34 EST Lady Knights go 2-2 in opening week POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — The Point Pleasant girls tennis team started the 2015 campaign on an even keel after going 2-2 overall in the opening week of play. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:41:33 EST Symphonic Band hosts spring concert RIO GRANDE — The annual spring concert for the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College's Symphonic Band is scheduled for 8 p.m. April 9 in the Berry Fine & Performing Arts Center. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:36:36 EST Gallia woman earns 4-H service award COLUMBUS — Jackie Graham, of Gallipolis, was honored for meritorious service to Ohio 4-H at the Bob Evans Farms 4-H Volunteer Recognition Luncheon on March 14 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:36:33 EST ‘Bob’s’ in bloom OHIO VALLEY — Warmer weather is on the way, and operations at Bob's Market & Greenhouses in Mason, W.Va., is a telltale sign. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:31:42 EST Abandoned buildings: Help arriving for communities CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Nine communities in West Virginia will receive expert help addressing the issue of abandoned and dilapidated buildings in their main streets, business districts and neighborhoods courtesy of the Northern WV Brownfields... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:21:37 EST Lady Raiders rally past Oak Hill, 11-6 OAK HILL, Ohio — A grand way to start the season. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:16:35 EST Lady Knights fall at Ritchie County, 2-1 ELLENBORO, W.Va. — A rough time on the road. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:11:36 EST Lady Marauders maul Gallia Academy, 12-1 CENTENARY, Ohio — The Lady Marauders began the 2015 campaign just the way they wanted to as they topped non-conference host Gallia Academy 12-1 in six innings. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:36:36 EST Eastern rolls past Lady Rebels, 13-1 TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — The Eastern softball team pounded out 17 hits and led wire to wire Monday night during a season opening 13-1 victory over visiting South Gallia in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup at Don Jackson Field in... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:31:33 EST Trimble trounces Tornadoes, 13-1 RACINE, Ohio — The Southern baseball team committed six errors and allowed 12 hits Monday evening, as the Tornadoes dropped their season opener by a 13-1 count in five innings to Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest Trimble, at Star Mill... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:56:35 EST Oaks hold off River Valley, 10-8 OAK HILL, Ohio — The River Valley baseball team scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning Monday night, but it was too little, too late and the host Oaks claimed a 10-8 victory over their non-conference guest. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:46:34 EST Blue Devils double up Meigs, 10-5 CENTENARY, Ohio – Too many ducks left on the pond.The Meigs baseball team left 17 runners on base Monday night as the Marauders dropped their season opener to non-conference host Gallia Academy by a 10-5 count. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:41:35 EST Sheriff’s department recovers safe from river KANAUGA — Personnel with the Mason County, W.Va., Sheriff's Department never know where their day will take them, and that includdes scouring the riverbank looking for evidence in a burglary. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:56:36 EST Eagles pound South Gallia in opener, 16-0 TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — A perfect start to the 2015 season. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:16:36 EST Hannan drops pair to Van, Tolsia ASHTON, W.Va. — The Hannan softball team started the 2015 season on a down note after dropping a 15-3 decision to visiting Van on Tuesday before dropping a 16-6 decision to host Tolsia on Friday in a pair of non-conference matchups. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:11:41 EST