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Town hall meeting for Ohio, W.Va. veterans

Town hall meeting for Ohio, W.Va. veterans

OHIO VALLEY — Veterans from the tri-county area are invited to join in a town hall meeting Monday that will include congressmen from both West V...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |  


Inaugural Mothman GeoTrail event

Inaugural Mothman GeoTrail event

POINT PLEASANT — The trail leading to Mothman takes a unique turn this Friday and Saturday when hundreds of people are expected to participate i...

August 17th, 2016 |  


‘Takin’ it to the streets’

‘Takin’ it to the streets’

NEW HAVEN Spotty downpours hit the Bend Area Tuesday evening, but even they couldn’t stop the excitement of the students at two back-to-school e...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Point discusses eyesore property

POINT PLEASANT — Discussions about the Yeager property on Seventh Street occur at Point Pleasant City Council about as often as each meeting beg...

August 17th, 2016 updated: August 17th, 2016. |  


Delores N. Simmons

LOGAN, Ohio — Delores N. Simmons, 79, of Logan, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at home. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio...

August 17th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Black Knights win tri-match with White Falcons, Raiders

Black Knights win tri-match with White Falcons, Raiders

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — Buoyed by four scores of 43 or better, the Point Pleasant High School golf team captured a triangular match on Tuesday —...

August 24th, 2016 |  


“Rumble at Rio” to benefit RedStorm softball

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande softball program will host a fundraiser featuring Bluegrass Championship Wrestling on Saturday, Sept. ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Registration open for Rio Fall Basketball Academy

RIO GRANDE, Ohio — Registration is currently underway for the Rio Fall Basketball Academy, which will run for four consecutive Sundays beginning...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Lady Eagles open with win over RVHS

Lady Eagles open with win over RVHS

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — Every team can’t begin the season with a win.The Eastern volleyball team started the 2016 campaign on a high note M...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Blue Devils down Panthers

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. — Indeed, it was Miles’ milestone — and a good match by the Blue Devils.Bolstered by a pair of scores in the 30s,...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


LIFE


WoHeLo CEOS Club news

For Community Educational Outreach Service (CEOS) Clubs all over the county and the state, July was Reorganization Month.Election of officers and appo...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Community calendar

Editor’s Note: The Point Pleasant Register appreciates your input to the community calendar. To make sure items can receive proper attention, al...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Community cookout

Community cookout

Pictured are members of The Kitchen Table, members of the Pleasant Valley Hospital Auxiliary who head up the auxiliary’s community outreach comm...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Mountaineers 4-H Club news

Mountaineers 4-H Club news

The Mountaineers 4-H Club wanted to help those affected by the flood in West Virginia. Many members purchased and sent cleaning supplies to aid in the...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |  


Final Pre-K registration set for Aug. 5

Mason County Schools will have a final registration for preschool on Aug. 5 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Mason County Board of Education Central O...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


There is good news in today’s violent world

There is good news in today’s violent world

In a world as ravaged as is ours by the bitter winds of hate and hate’s awful offspring, cruelty, we long for the sweetly perfumed airs of good ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Dear God, what have we done?

Dear God, what have we done?

Our youngest son, Jamin, started law school at Liberty University, in Lynchburg, Va., this week. Terry and I helped him move things for his apartment....

August 18th, 2016 |  


The Olympics of life with God as coach

The Olympics of life with God as coach

I was working on the sermon for church this past week, and Hebrews 12: 1-2 was part of the Scripture.It made me think of the Olympics that have been o...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Are you spiritually fit?

Are you spiritually fit?

The Scriptures remind us: “while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Is a third-party vote a waste?

Is a third-party vote a waste?

As the 2016 presidential election continues to heat up between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, many voters are disgusted by either choice.For some, ...

August 17th, 2016 |  


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