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Book chronicles life, legacy of Ironton native

Book chronicles life, legacy of Ironton native

What’s in a name? A lot if you’re Ray O’Conor. Until a few years ago, O’Conor, a former bank president and CEO, thought his first ... Read more | Add your comment

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Bimbo bread recalled

      HORSHAM, PA. – Bimbo Bakeries USA has initiated a voluntary regional recall of certain bread products under the Sara Lee, Kroger, Bimbo, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Homeless shelter ‘idea on hold’

The dream of a daytime drop-in center for area homeless may not be shattered, but apparently won’t be coming true any time soon. More than ... Read more | Add your comment

Two items on Ironton City Council agenda

Only two ordinances are set for Ironton City Council tonight. The first reading of Ordinance 15-33, authorizing and directing the mayor to enter into a ... Read more | Add your comment

First Highlanders Hero Con coming Sept. 5

ASHLAND, Ky.­­–– If comic books, super heroes or card games are things you’re interested in, the first ever Highlanders Hero Con Saturday, Sept. 5 from ... Read more | Add your comment

Reporter, cameraman killed on air; gunman dies

  MONETA, Va. (AP) — A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death during a live television interview Wednesday by a gunman who recorded ... Read more | Add your comment

TV suspect found suffering from gunshot wound

  MONETA, Va. (AP) — The latest on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV station employees in central Virginia (all times local): 12:25 p.m. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Extravaganza focuses on women’s health  | Add your comment
  2. Ironton businesses victims of break-ins  | Add your comment
  3. School takes security steps  | Add your comment
  4. People for the Point preparing for 2015 Heritage Day  | Add your comment
  5. Ironton In Bloom to have annual fall bulb sale  | Add your comment
  6. Traffic delays expected to hit Chesapeake soon  | Add your comment
  7. Haverhill Chemicals  | Add your comment
  8. Stock market crisis not immediate concern locally  | Add your comment
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  10. News in Brief-8/25/15  | Add your comment
  11. Heritage Farm accepting contestants for Appalachian cook-off on Sept. 5  | Add your comment
  12. Art on exhibit at Briggs  | Add your comment
  13. CAO offers variety of help  | Add your comment
  14. Ohio releases report card on Medicaid managed-care  | Add your comment

Sports

Greinke outduels DeSclafani as Dodgers blank Reds, 1-0

Greinke outduels DeSclafani as Dodgers blank Reds, 1-0

CINCINNATI (AP) — Anthony DeSclafani once again pitched well against Zack Greinke. And once more, the Cincinnati rookie came up just short against the Dodgers ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ironton girls top Lady Hornets in volleyball match  | Add your comment
  2. Pointers hold off Flyers, 5-3  | Add your comment
  3. Lucasville shuts out Portsmouth, 33-0  | Add your comment

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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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How life can change in seconds

A career in journalism is anything but routine. No two days are ever the same and anything could happen. Journalists have to be prepared to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lower ticket prices could help

What signifies the end of summer for you? While the official end of the summer season ... Read more | Add your comment

Life

Remembering

Remembering

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