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  1. Wolves prey on Point, 77-43Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant boys basketball team had a tough start in the opening round of the 2014 Spring Valley shootout Thursday night after dropping a 77-43 decision to host Spring Valley in Wayne County. The visiting Big Blacks fell behind 19-9 after eight minutes of play, then suffered through a 13-2 second quarter charge by the Wolves en route to a 32-11 halftime deficit.

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  2. Gallia sheriff seeks public's help in car fire caseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    The investigation into the deaths of two young men whose bodies were found inside a burned car last March is still ongoing, according to Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning. On March 13, 2014, Terrell Hurt, 21, of Point Pleasant, W.Va., and Tyler D. Pearson, 20, of Gallipolis, were both found deceased inside a burned car on Garners Ford Road in Raccoon Township.

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  3. For the record -Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... with Gray and Hall. The Mason County Sheriff's Department reports the following arrests: Dustin T. Crump, 21, Point Pleasant, grand larceny, arrested by Deputy Cavender, Deputy M. Stewart. Tiffany L. Spencer, 28, Point Pleasant, escape and ...

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  4. Point Pleasant YLA attends conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Point Pleasant Register

    Teenagers tackled the question, "What's Your Freedom For?" in three days of intensive interaction with peers from across Ohio and West Virginia. The November 14-16, 2014 leadership conference - an event sponsored by the Ohio-West Virginia Youth Leadership Association - challenged teens to take up the responsibilities of citizenship in their communities.

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  5. Vikings roll past Point Pleasant, 67-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Point Pleasant Register

    The Point Pleasant boys basketball team suffered its first setback of the season Tuesday night, dropping a 67-50 decision to visiting Ripley. The Vikings jumped out to a 19-11 advantage through the first eight minutes of play and expanded their lead to 34-18 at halftime.

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  6. Sign of progress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Point Pleasant Register

    Bobby Ewing, Freddy Krueger, even General Motors, have all come back from the dead and now, signs of life are being shown on the corner of Third and Viand streets in Point Pleasant. Of course, this corner has been home to Bennigans and then Panchos - two popular eateries that closed up shop and left a very vacant and noticeable hole in the local community.

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  7. Finding a forever homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Point Pleasant Register

    North Main St. in Point Pleasant has a unique and new resident just in time for Christmas. Sitting on the lawn in front of Heights UM Church, is a stainless steel statue of Jesus created by local artist Bob Roach.

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  8. Point 2nd at Jason Eades DualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Point Pleasant Register

    Point Pleasant senior Austin Rutter maintains leverage on a Lewis County opponent during a 160-pound match Friday night at the 2014 Jason Eades Memorial Duals at Point Pleasant High School. Wahama senior Timmy Gibbs has his arm raised in victory after defeating a Riverside opponent in a 170-pound contest Friday night at the Jason Eades Memorial Duals tournament in Point Pleasant, W.Va.

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  9. Down on the 'Farm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... display or walk it to get in the Christmas spirit down on the farm. The farm museum is located just north of Point Pleasant across from the Mason County Fairgrounds.

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  10. Taking a 'shot' at preventing the flu, pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Tri-County News

    ... shall Health. Powell is now accepting new patients at the PVH Medical Office Center at 2414 Jefferson Ave. in Point Pleasant. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 304-675-4200.

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  11. Point native plans to retire from Illinois universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... was received in annual and endowed scholarship gifts that supported 380 student scholarships. A graduate of Point Pleasant Jr./Sr. High School,Wilson earned his bachelor's degree in education from Alderson-Broaddus University, where he majored in ...

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  12. Blue Angels pound Point Pleasant, 70-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Point Pleasant Register

    Gallia Academy senior Kendra Barnes shoots a layup over PPHS sophomore Marlee Bruner during the Blue Angels 70-24 victory, Monday night in Centenary. The Gallia Academy girls basketball team controlled every aspect of the game Monday night as the Blue Angels rolled to a 70-24 victory over non-conference guest Point Pleasant.

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  13. Today is anniversary of Silver Bridge DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... both for families directly affected and some argue, it changed the future of economic development for Point Pleasant, whose downtown lost a direct connection between 6th Street and U.S. 35 at Kanauga, Ohio. Though there are no local observances in ...

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  14. 9th annual Jason Eades Duals under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Point Pleasant Register

    The ninth annual Jason Eades Memorial Duals wrestling tournament is officially under way as of Friday night at Point Pleasant Junior-Senior High School, as 18 teams started their respective quests to win the two-day tournament. Both Wahama and the host Big Blacks were part of the opening day action, as well as 16 other programs from both West Virginia and Ohio.

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  15. W.Va. Civil Air Patrol to honor fallen veteransRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Inter-Mountain

    In West Virginia, ceremonies are to take place at more than two dozen cemeteries, including ones in Beckley, Parkersburg, Morgantown, Huntington, Point Pleasant and Fairmont.

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  16. Community Christmas Cantata returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... Christmas with any donations from this year's production going to the family of Brandy and Brandon Sweeney of Point Pleasant to help with the family's medical expenses. Both Brandy and Brandon are also narrators in the production. This year's theme ...

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  17. Lady Wildcats scratch Point Pleasant, 63-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Tri-County News

    ... quarter and expanded the advantage to 33-2 at halftime. Nitro kept the momentum out of the break, outscoring Point Pleasant (0-2) 20-to-5 in the third quarter. The Lady Knights outscored NHS 11-to-10 in the finale, but it was too little, too late, ...

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  18. Gallery showcases children's artRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... The children's art will be on display during the gallery's third annual Christmas Gala on Dec. 11 at 6 p.m. POINT PLEASANT - During the holiday season, visitors of Gallery at 409 can expect to see a wide variety of collections of children's art on ...

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  19. Point rallies past GAHS in opener, 82-73Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Tri-County News

    The Point Pleasant boys basketball team rallied from a 12-point second quarter deficit by going on a 68-47 run over the final 23 minutes of regulation Tuesday night en route to an 82-73 victory in a non-conference matchup in Mason County. The host Big Blacks were a little slow out of the gates as the Blue Devils hit 10 of their first 19 shot attempts on their way to establishing a 26-14 cushion with 7:01 remaining in the first half.

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  20. Jason Eades tourney at PPJSHS this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Tri-County News

    The ninth annual Jason Eades Memorial Duals wrestling tournament will be held this Friday and Saturday at the Point Pleasant Junior-Senior High School gymnasium in Mason County. The two-day event - which started as the Point Pleasant Pool Tournament in 2000 before being renamed to honor Jason Eades in 2006 - will feature 18 teams from West Virginia and Ohio in a three-pool, round-robin format.

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