Rotary happy with new party location

Rotary happy with new party location

Five-year-old Avery Click of Ironton likes to shake up the bottle of maple syrup before she pours it all over her pancakes. That and make ... Read more | Add your comment

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Assault case going to grand jury

The suspect in an alleged attack on a Briggs Lawrence County Library employee waived his right to a preliminary hearing in Ironton Municipal Court on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Party chairs discussing 2016 politics  | Add your comment
  2. RHMS National Junior Honor Society raises money, awareness for diabetes  | Add your comment
  3. Musician, hunter makes 2nd appearance at Nazarene church  | Add your comment

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Intro class in watercolors offered at Briggs Library

Those interested in exploring the world of creating watercolor paintings can get some tips and guidance from an upcoming free class at the Briggs Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

Ohio reports two new Zika virus cases

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is reporting the state’s third and fourth cases of Zika virus in returning travelers — a 56-year-old ... Read more | Add your comment

Florists prepare for busy holiday

Florists prepare for busy holiday

  Putting together bouquets, tying up ribbons and taking last minute orders fill each day’s hours leading up to Valentine’s Day for the staff at ... Read more | Add your comment

Auditor fund is raised

Budget line item appropriation approved At the Lawrence County Commissioners meeting Thursday morning, the commissioners were informed that a line item in the budget needs ... Read more | Add your comment

Utility supplier to be chosen

Aggregation resolutions passed by council Both aggregation resolutions, regarding natural gas and electric, in front of Ironton City Council Thursday evening passed. Resolution 16-10, to ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Defendants enter pleas in CP court  | Add your comment
  2. Ironton resident opens Little Free Library  | Add your comment
  3. Teen appears in court  | Add your comment
  4. Resolutions on ICC agenda  | Add your comment
  5. Treatment group says Nalaxone availability a step in right direction  | Add your comment
  6. Brown introduces bill to combat opiate crisis  | Add your comment
  7. Teen accused of causing bus crash appears in court  | Add your comment
  8. Children enjoy library activities  | Add your comment
  9. Utility fee cut not yet determined  | Add your comment
  10. Ohio reports first 2 Zika Virus cases  | Add your comment
  11. OLBH auxiliary raises nearly $100,000  | Add your comment
  12. Food pantry feeding the needy  | Add your comment
  13. Layoffs possibility at sheriff’s office  | Add your comment
  14. Finding a home  | Add your comment


Lady Tigers crush Lady Trojans to win sectional

PEDRO — It didn’t take an entire game to determine the dominant team. In fact, it only took a matter of minutes. The Ironton Lady Fighting ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Lady Dragons speed their way to easy sectional title  | Add your comment
  2. Buckeyes beat Rutgers, 79-69  | Add your comment
  3. Ironton holds off Coal Grove  | Add your comment


Big Brothers Big Sisters makes huge difference

Big Brothers Big Sisters makes huge difference

  Local mentor gets national distinction   Being a sister is something that came naturally to Carrie Stambaugh. After all, growing up with five siblings ... Read more | Add your comment

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Keeping warm, keeping safe

Many times, when we think or hear of wintery weather, those thoughts likely are about snow. But cold temperatures, like the ones we have seen ... Read more | Add your comment


Don’t get Valentine blues

Valentine’s Day has got to be one of the most divisive holidays ever created, at least ... Read more | Add your comment




The beginnings of a bridge that’s been around for four decades; a long-gone taxi service in Proctorville and onetime high school court stars make up ... Read more | Add your comment

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Mayoral runoff prompts questions

Voters aren’t happy. The candidates wish it wouldn’t happen this way. And the board of elections says it is less than thrilled. But voting absentee ... Read more | Add your comment