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  1. Highlanders double up Point Pleasant, 48-24Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant wrestling team went 5-9 overall against host Huntington while dropping a 48-24 decision Thursday night in a non-conference dual in Cabell County. The visiting Big Blacks both won and lost one match by forfeit, leaving 12 other weight classes to be decided by head-to-head matchups.

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  2. Grand jury indictees appear for arraignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... which included entering formal pleas to their charges and setting trial dates. Jason R. Blankenship, 44, Point Pleasant, not guilty to burglary, grand larceny, conspiracy, trial 9:30 a.m., March 24. David A. Hill, 29, Point Pleasant, not guilty to ...

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  3. Federal programs director gives Title I school funding recommendationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... poverty level, except for one year. That is how we were able to serve New Haven last year. "They also skipped Point Pleasant Intermediate School because in this district our schools are either elementary or secondary. The only way the state could ...

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  4. Marshall names Larry Crum new assistant director of alumni relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... as sports editor at Ohio Valley Publishing, which included newspapers in Gallipolis, Ohio, Pomeroy, Ohio, and Point Pleasant, W.Va. Crum is a native of Point Pleasant. "I am thrilled to have this wonderful opportunity to return home and give back to ...

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  5. Board discusses PP Jr./Sr. High weight room additionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High School Football Boosters are looking to add a wellness center to the school's current weight room. At the most recent meeting of the Mason County Schools Board of Education, coach David Darst presented the board with the idea, requesting that the boosters and coaches be able to take on the project.

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  6. Supreme Court Dispenses With the Yard-Man InferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | jdsupra.com

    ... about which circuit's precedents would control. The plaintiffs in Tackett are retirees who had worked for Point Pleasant Polyester Plant in West Virginia. M&G Polymers USA, LLC purchased the plant in 2000, at which point M&G entered into a ...

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  7. Marshall community to welcome interim president with receptions in...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Huntington News

    The Marshall University community in the Point Pleasant and South Charleston areas will welcome Interim President Gary G. White with receptions in February. Both receptions will run from 5 to 6 p.m. and are open to all Marshall students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends.

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  8. Principal gives Intermediate School LSIC reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Point Pleasant Register

    Principal Shawn Hawkins, of Point Pleasant Intermediate School, gave the Mason County Schools Board of Education a Local School Improvement Council update at the board's most recent meeting, providing the board with WEST TEST 2 trend data and information about student involvement and disciplinary methods. The West Virginia Department of Education designated PPIS as a "focus school" for the 2013-14 school year, which is a school defined as "having the largest achievement or graduation rate gaps in the state," according to the West Virginia Department of Education's website.

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  9. Knights rally past Point Pleasant, 66-55Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Point Pleasant Register

    A 38-19 second half run ultimately allowed host Cabell Midland to hand the Point Pleasant boys basketball team its seventh straight setback Monday night during a 66-55 decision in Cabell County. The Big Blacks remained winless in seven road outings, but the guests appeared to be on the verge of breaking that skid early on after claiming a 19-7 advantage after eight minutes of play.

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  10. Point plans reception for Marshall's interim presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Point Pleasant Register

    Marshall University has plans next month to stage a reception in Point Pleasant to welcome the school's interim president, Gary G. White. The reception for White is being planned for 5-6 p.m. Feb. 3 at Marshall's Mid-Ohio Valley Center, located at 1 John Marshall Way, in Point Pleasant.

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  11. Supreme Court Rejects Ruling Awarding Lifetime Health BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Manufacturing.net

    ... that do not specify terms for lifetime benefits. Under an agreement reached in the 1990s, retirees from the Point Pleasant Polyester Plant in Apple Grove, West Virginia, that received a company pension also received health benefits -- though the ...

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  12. Barbara D. "Darlene" StarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Barbara D. "Darlene" Starr, 73, of North Ridgeville, passed away at the Cleveland Clinic on Friday, January 23, 2015 after a brief illness. She was born June 5, 1941 in Garrison, Kentucky and had been a lifelong resident of North Ridgeville, before moving to Point Pleasant, West Virginia in 1995.

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  13. Point grapplers 8th at WSAZRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Point Pleasant Register

    Point Pleasant senior Jacob Duncan maintains leverage over a Lewis County opponent during a heavyweight match at the 2014 Jason Eades Memorial Duals held in Point Pleasant, W.Va. HUNTINGTON, W.Va.

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  14. Shady Spring fends off Lady Knights, 60-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Point Pleasant Register

    Both teams sank 18 field goals but the Shady Spring girls basketball team sank 23 free throws Saturday night, to take the 60-51 victory over non-conference guest Point Pleasant. The Lady Tigers led 16-11 through eight minutes of play and expanded the lead to 29-20 at half.

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  15. Redskins roll past Point Pleasant, 76-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant boys basketball team dropped its fifth straight decision Saturday night during a 76-51 setback to host Hurricane in a non-conference matchup in Putnam County. The visiting Big Blacks remained winless on the road in six tries this season as the Redskins stormed out to a 20-12 first quarter lead and never looked back.

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  16. Bill would close Clements Tree NurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Point Pleasant Register

    So wrote Mark Twain. Not many people know Twain's grandparents, Samuel and Pamela Clemens, lived in Mason County in the early 1800's on a piece of property just north of Point Pleasant. 1 comment

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    Monday Jan 26 | WMC-TV Memphis

    A unanimous Supreme Court is ordering lower courts to take a new look at a dispute over a chemical company's efforts to cut costs in its health plan for retired workers. Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday wrote the court's opinion that threw out a judgment in favor of the retirees of the Point Pleasant Polyester Plant in Apple Grove, West Virginia.

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  18. Supreme Court sides with company seeking to shift health costs to retireesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Canadian Business Magazine

    A unanimous Supreme Court is ordering lower courts to take a new look at a dispute over a chemical company's efforts to cut costs in its health plan for retired workers. Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday wrote the court's opinion that threw out a judgment in favour of the retirees of the Point Pleasant Polyester Plant in Apple Grove, West Virginia.

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  19. DuPont responds to payment criticsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... for medical monitoring." On Jan. 29 the meetings will be at 1 p.m. at Mason County Library, 508 Viand St., Point Pleasant, and 6 p.m. at Meigs County High School, 42091 Pomeroy Pike. On Jan 30 the meetings will be at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the ...

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  20. Blue Angels pound Point Pleasant, 86-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Point Pleasant Register

    The Gallia Academy girls basketball team rolled to an 86-29 victory over non-conference host Point Pleasant, completing the season sweep of the Lady Knights. Point Pleasant held with the Blue Angels through the first eight minutes, trailing 16-10, but GAHS outscored the Lady Knights 25-6 in the second period to take the 41-16 halftime advantage.

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