Food bank feeding the needy

Food bank feeding the needy

Need donations to continue work A local food bank has been helping the needy for years and needs help with their cause. Harvest for the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Layoffs possibility at sheriff’s office

Cuts in 2016 budget could hurt staffing levels With a reduction in his 2016 budget, Lawrence County Jeff Lawless is concerned he will be forced ... Read more | Add your comment

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St. Joe pulls top honors

PORTSMOUTH — Ironton St. Joseph argued the winning case in the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education 33rd Annual Ohio Mock Trial District Competition on Jan. ... Read more | Add your comment

Museum event deemed success

Museum event deemed success

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. — The third annual Highlands Museum and Discovery Center’s Dancing with our Stars fundraiser was a success Saturday evening as 11 local celebrities ... Read more | Add your comment

Boss for the day

Boss for the day

Students take the helm at Dawson-Bryant Elementary The students at Dawson-Bryant Elementary School on Wednesday received five extra minutes of recess, made special projects in ... Read more | Add your comment

Leaving his mark

Retired Ironton attorney reflects on long career Longtime Ironton attorney John Wolfe, who was instrumental in getting the Ironton City School’s Greyhound Tiger buses, retired ... Read more | Add your comment

Reward offered for info

Rape suspect still on run from police ASHLAND, Ky. — The Ashland Police Department has offered a $1,000 cash reward for information that leads to ... Read more | Add your comment

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  5. Bill to protect water  | Add your comment
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  7. Mountwest to host substance abuse prevention lunch and learn  | Add your comment
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Lady Tigers finish regular season unbeaten

Lady Tigers finish regular season unbeaten

It seemed whatever style the Ironton Lady Fighting Tigers played this season, they did it better than their opponents. The Lady Tigers played at a faster ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ironton girls looking to go beyond unbeaten season  | Add your comment
  2. Girlfriend claims hearing loss after being struck by Manziel  | Add your comment
  3. Bengals sign two free agents  | 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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Dancing way to the black

Fine-tuning a popular idea to turn it into a benefit for any organization, but certainly for a non-profit, is not just smart. It has to ... Read more | Add your comment


Dealing with stress, anxiety

We all see it each day of our lives in some form or another. It doesn’t ... 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