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Visual arts center opens today

Visual arts center opens today

  HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — For four decades, the visual arts program at Marshall University has sought a permanent home. Now the center is open for ... Read more | Add your comment

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Reds suffer another one-run loss

ST. LOUIS (AP) — There was no attempt by Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price to sugarcoat the situation. The latest loss felt all too familiar. Read more | Add your comment

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Hayes hog roast set for Saturday

The third annual hog roast hosted by Freddie Hayes Jr. will be this Saturday at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds. Five hogs including this year’s Grand ... Read more | Add your comment

Sewer district penalty on bills could be cut

If the figures hold, customers of the Union-Rome Sewer District will at least get a cut in the penalty charged on their delinquent bills, if ... Read more | Add your comment

Chief: School threats not related

Ironton Police Chief Dan Johnson released a statement on Thursday about the ongoing investigation into threats made against Ironton Elementary School. “Nothing new for release ... Read more | Add your comment

Strike up the band(s)

Pair of competitions set for Saturday   Lawrence County will be a haven for high school band fans on Saturday when Dawson-Bryant and Rock Hill ... Read more | Add your comment

Levee gets low rating

Council hears from Corps rep about floodwall   At the most recent meeting of Ironton City Council, street department superintendent Mike Pemberton passed out maps ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Indian Guyan project nears 50 percent completion  | Add your comment
  2. Haley’s Comets set for Ro-Na  | Add your comment
  3. IHS freshman nominated to attend conference in D.C.  | Add your comment
  4. IHS Varsity Singers highlight Saturday Farmers Market  | Add your comment
  5. C3 Church hosting free giveaway; opens new location this weekend  | Add your comment
  6. Program geared to families  | Add your comment
  7. Community concert series begins Sept. 29  | Add your comment
  8. Brickhouse to begin SilverSneakers classes  | Add your comment
  9. Ironton In Bloom Fall Deco-Pot Contest begins on Sept. 26  | Add your comment
  10. UPDATE: Girl charged in Greenup, Ky., school threat case  | Add your comment
  11. Business woman cashes in on her flea market acumen  | Add your comment
  12. Donations sought to decorate vets graves  | Add your comment
  13. Native garden event scheduled  | Add your comment
  14. 18-year-old pleads guilty in slaying  | Add your comment


Ironton rushes past rival Ashland, 41-13

Ironton rushes past rival Ashland, 41-13

A ribbon cutting ceremony prior to Friday’s game was symbolic of opening the door to Ironton’s new field turf playing surface. Read more | Add your comment

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  3. Turnovers help spark Pointers  | Add your comment


Voters in middle are key

While the election season is still a little more than two months away, the midterm elections see both parties trying to gain or hold their ... Read more | Add your comment

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Welding program needed

Four years is a long time. Especially when you consider waiting four years to earn a degree that may or may not secure you a ... Read more | Add your comment


9/11 serves as important reminder

I had never been to New York City, so a few years ago when I took ... Read more | Add your comment


Defendants answer charges in CP court

The dockets of Lawrence County’s common pleas court were filled Wednesday as defendants answered charges for a variety of crimes. James Adams, 34, of 2439 ... Read more | Add your comment

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Boggs: Jail could be built by 2020

Getting a jail in Lawrence County could be a reality by 2020, if the objectives of the latest jail committee are met. “If you want ... Read more | Add your comment

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