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  1. Easter Parade includes Biblical entries from area churches -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tri-County News

    A unique parade is returning in April with churches from around the area recreating Biblical scenes associated with the Easter observance. This year's Easter Parade, takes place at 11 am., Saturday, April 8 with lineup at Point Pleasant High School - the parade will end behind Piggly Wiggly.

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  2. Black signs with URG womena s soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Tri-County News

    Chelsea Black will be continuing her soccer career in a very familiar location as the Point Pleasant senior signed a letter of intent with the University of Rio Grande on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the PPJSHS library in Mason County. Black was a four-year starter with the Lady Knights and tallied over 25 goals and 25 assists in her prep career, which included competition in the both Class AAA and Class AA ranks.

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  3. Wildcats avenge Point Pleasant, 82-40Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Point Pleasant Register

    Host Nitro stormed out to a 25-4 first quarter advantage and never looked back Wednesday night during an 82-40 victory over the Point Pleasant boys basketball team in a non-conference matchup in Kanawha County. The visiting Big Blacks dropped their sixth straight decision as the Wildcats picked up their seventh straight win while also salvaging a season split with PPHS.

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  4. Pointers top Point, 63-47Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Point Pleasant Register

    A 40-18 first half charge ultimately allowed visiting South Point to hand a depleted Point Pleasant boys basketball team its fifth straight setback Monday night following a 63-47 decision in a non-conference contest at The Dungeon in Mason County. The host Big Blacks were playing in their first contest since losing senior starters Douglas Workman and Austin Liptrap for the season because of injuries suffered Saturday night in a 52-49 overtime loss to Gallia Academy.

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  5. Will you stay married to me?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... I had been paying incrementally on a lay-away of a significant gift at Valentine's for her at a certain Point Pleasant business. On Valentine's Day in Salisbury, N.C., I took her out to eat. During the dining, I presented to her a hand-made card ...

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  6. Proclaiming 65 years together -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Tri-County News

    ... Air Force Base. However, the couple's history can be traced back to Gallipolis. Herb was actually a native of Point Pleasant, W.Va. as a child. He and his family moved to Gallipolis to receive an education, due to the high schools in West Virginia ...

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  7. Lady Knights sweep Hannan, 32-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Point Pleasant Register

    Hannan senior Maggie Waugh has a shot attempt blocked by Point Pleasant's Isabelle Wagelmans during the second half of Tuesday night's girls basketball contest in Point Pleasant, W.Va. The Point Pleasant girls basketball team shot only 25 percent from the field while sending seven seniors out in style Tuesday during a wire-to-wire 32-15 Senior Night victory over visiting Hannan in a non-conference matchup of Mason County programs.

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  8. Grant provides exercise equipment for Harmon Park -Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Point Pleasant Register

    Members of the Point Pleasant Bike Trail Committee will be installing outdoor exercise equipment at Harmon Park, with equipment being paid for through a "Try-This WV" mini-grant. The PPBT was awarded nearly $1,000 to build at least six pieces of equipment to provide the beginnings of an outdoor gym in the center of Point Pleasant.

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  9. Acts of kindness -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Point Pleasant Register

    Kindness being something worth sharing, Ashton Student Council members made the trip to Point Pleasant on Valentine's Day to spend their morning with residents of the Twin Towers. The Twin Towers, which is home to residents who are retired, welcomed the students who put on skits, a dance and played games with their new friends, namely bingo with prizes.

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  10. a Bikes and BBQa event generating buzz across the area -Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Tri-County News

    A new event has appeared on the tourism schedule for Point Pleasant, W.Va. and organizers are generating buzz for it across the tri-county.

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  11. Wamsley-Lawley, GreetisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | News Herald

    ... her steps, Heaven in her eye, in every gesture; Dignity and Love." Greetis was born on December 28, 1941, in Point Pleasant, WV, the daughter of Ezra and Thelma Marie (Logan) Wamsley Sr. On February 18, 1961 in Port Clinton, she married Albert Joe ...

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  12. Hudson, Margaret Catherine KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Marion Star

    Margaret Catherine King Hudson MARION: Margaret Catherine King Hudson, 78, of Prospect, Ohio, died Sunday, February 12, 2017, surrounded by family. She was born December 24, 1938, in Point Pleasant, WV, to Harry and Catherine King.

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  13. a Bikes and BBQa event a first for Point -Read the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Point Pleasant Register

    A new event has appeared on the tourism schedule for Point Pleasant and will help fund recreational activities throughout the city. The Inaugural Bikes & BBQ event planned for June 10 will include a barbecue competition set up at Fourth Street at Gunn Park, as well as a bicycle tour of Mason County for those who wish to ride.

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  14. For the record -Read the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... 24, New Haven, possession with intent to deliver, arrested by Deputy Waugh. William M. Armantrout, 42, Point Pleasant, aggravated DUI first offense, destruction of property, arrested by Deputy Waugh. Jerry L. Alkire, 42, Leon, violation of DVP, ...

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  15. Pomeroy bank expands into West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... assets of $275 million and operates six full-service banking centers in Pomeroy, Tuppers Plains, Gallipolis, Point Pleasant and Mason.

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  16. Communities getting creative to assist libraries with operating costs -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... in making donations to the libraries, including women's clubs, 4-H groups, and schools. She added one lady in Point Pleasant is good at using coupons, and uses them to buy crayons, pencils and other items used in the many programs the libraries ...

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  17. Point edges Ripley for The Shield, 40-33Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Point Pleasant Register

    Only half of the 14 matches actually took place and the Big Blacks ultimately won a slim majority of them. The Point Pleasant wrestling team claimed bragging rights and a little bit more Thursday night following a 40-33 victory over visiting Ripley in the 2017 Battle for the Shield dual meet held in Mason County.

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  18. Buffalo avenges Lady Knights, 35-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Point Pleasant Register

    Visiting Buffalo led wire-to-wire and also avenged a 29-point setback to the Point Pleasant girls basketball team on Tuesday night following a 35-27 decision in a non-conference girls basketball contest in Mason County. The host Lady Knights - who were without six players due to either injury, illness or other reasons - struggled out of the gates as the Lady Bison scored the first four points before securing an 8-2 edge after eight minutes of play.

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  19. The ShieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Point Pleasant Register

    Both Point Pleasant and Ripley have served as long-standing rivals over the course of their athletic endeavors, which includes their historic battles on the gridiron for the Oak'en Bucket - the trophy presented to the winner of that year's contest. Now, the two schools have come up with a way to add another dimension to their friendly rivalry while also spicing up another athletic season over the course of a school year.

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  20. Red Devils sweep Point, 46-28Read the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Point Pleasant Register

    A 29-11 charge over the middle two quarters ultimately provided host Ravenswood with enough breathing room Saturday night to secure a 46-28 victory over the Point Pleasant boys basketball team in a non-conference matchup in Jackson County. The Big Blacks had a tremendous start to the contest as the guests received eight points from Will Harbour and six points from Cason Payne in the opening frame, which allowed PPHS to secure a 14-11 cushion after eight minutes of play.

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