Bringing awareness to tragedy of domestic violence

Bringing awareness to tragedy of domestic violence

  Making sure the ending results of domestic violence changes to a happy ending instead of tragedy was the underlying theme in Tuesday’s Domestic Violence ... Read more | Add your comment

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Car chase ends when vehicle hits tree

A driver faces multiple charges following a high-speed car chase in Ironton on Tuesday at approximately 8:12 p.m. “I observed a vehicle traveling at a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Courthouse extends hours for early voting  | Add your comment
  2. Apple fest set for Saturday at farmers market  | Add your comment
  3. Susan G. Komen grants help women receive additional testing, treatment  | Add your comment

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Making a difference

Making a difference

Clothesline project highlights domestic violence awareness The messages on the T-shirts say it all: “Love shouldn’t hurt.” This week these decorated shirts with messages condemning ... Read more | Add your comment

Jailers won’t face additional charges

Hanshaw, Hatfield back on county payroll The corrections officers who were defendants in a federal trial last week will not face state charges over an ... Read more | Add your comment

Ohio launches fire safety campaign

97 deaths reported this year REYNOLDSBURG (AP) — Ohio has launched a campaign to promote fire safety as cooler temperatures prompt more use of heat ... Read more | Add your comment

Ohio elections chief offers website as early voting begins

COLUMBUS (AP) — As early voting begins in Ohio, the state’s elections chief is offering first-ever online videos describing three statewide fall ballot issues. Voters ... Read more | Add your comment

Senate committee debates statewide ride-sharing regulations

COLUMBUS (AP) — An Ohio Senate committee is ready to hear from supporters of a bill that would create one set of statewide regulations for ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. House considers tougher prison terms for Ohio gun crimes  | Add your comment
  2. Junior League presents third annual ‘Touch-a-Truck’  | Add your comment
  3. Artifact Identification Day set for Oct. 24 at WNF headquarters  | Add your comment
  4. Voting deadline today  | Add your comment
  5. Death penalty opponents protest capital punishment  | Add your comment
  6. Bible college to dedicate research center  | Add your comment
  7. Wayne National Forest approves horse trail improvements  | Add your comment
  8. House of Screams  | Add your comment
  9. Jailers found not guilty  | Add your comment
  10. River incident apparent suicide  | Add your comment
  11. House of Grace Christian Church hosting youth concert tonight at Ro-Na  | Add your comment
  12. Pets blessed at annual service  | Add your comment
  13. Lions Club to host pancake breakfast  | Add your comment
  14. Former Lawrence County resident’s photos featured by National Geographic  | Add your comment


Redmen, Panthers stay in playoff hunt

Redmen, Panthers stay in playoff hunt

The every changing world of the Ohio High School computer ratings continues to change. Teams move up and down each week and the places will continue ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ironton at Coal Grove features running games  | Add your comment
  2. Gillette gets trip to state golf match  | Add your comment
  3. Flyers fall to Clay  | 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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Working to stop abuse

Nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. That’s ... Read more | Add your comment


‘Nanny’ was great influence

On Sept. 18, I was very lucky to celebrate my grandmother’s 90th birthday with her. I ... 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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Haverhill Chemicals

Looking for buyer; laying off workers HAVERHILL — As the owners of the beleaguered Haverhill Chemicals try to find a buyer, right now employees there ... Read more | Add your comment