Vet clinic opens in downtown Ironton

Vet clinic opens in downtown Ironton

  All creatures great (maybe not too great) and small are now welcome at the Victorian-style house at 714 Park Ave., AKA, the Ironton Animal ... Read more | Add your comment

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7 die in crashes over holiday weekend

COLUMBUS (AP) — Seven people were killed in crashes on Ohio roads over the four-day Fourth of July holiday period. The Ohio State Highway Patrol ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Over-65 population rate jumping in Ohio  | Add your comment
  2. Feds: Man tried to stuff heroin under police cruiser seat  | Add your comment
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Runion Band next up for summer concerts

The Shane Runion Band will perform for this Tuesday’s summer concert series a the Ironton Farmers Market. This will be the second time the band ... Read more | Add your comment

Serving area for 50 years

In 1965, a group of local citizens concerned for the welfare of low-income residents in Lawrence County banded together to form the Ironton-Lawrence Community Action ... Read more | Add your comment

Levy approved for ballot in Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE — An operation levy for 2.75 mill will be on the upcoming ballot in Chesapeake that will help pay for current expenses from the ... Read more | Add your comment

Party in the Park

Party in the Park

Second annual event success for community   The spirit of summer was alive and well Saturday at the second annual Party in the Park for ... Read more | Add your comment

Local groups benefit from Party in the Park exposure

SOUTH POINT — Several local organizations and churches took advantage of the opportunity Saturday’s Party in the Park presented by fundraising and informing about their ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Is it marriage or not?  | Add your comment
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  3. Ohio community seeks clues, fights fear after 6 women vanish  | Add your comment
  4. So beautiful | So deadly  | Add your comment
  5. Debate grows on where $500,000 is or if it is anywhere  | Add your comment
  6. Rain barely slows culvert replacement  | Add your comment
  7. Another Democrat may throw hat in ring  | Add your comment
  8. City Center, courthouse closed Friday  | Add your comment
  9. Lake Vesuvius cleared to re-open  | Add your comment
  10. Family Fun Days have begun  | Add your comment
  11. Suspect in fatal shooting denies charge  | Add your comment
  12. South Point man pleads guilty in robbery case  | Add your comment
  13. Practicing for what they hope won’t happen  | Add your comment
  14. Local law enforcement assists with cases of missing women  | Add your comment


Cueto, Votto key Reds’ shutout of Nationals

Cueto, Votto key Reds’ shutout of Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a matchup against Max Scherzer and the first-place Washington Nationals, Johnny Cueto lifted his game to another level — perhaps that ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Browns’ plan scimmage at Ohio Stadium  | Add your comment
  2. McNabb faces 2nd DUI in 18 months  | Add your comment
  3. Candidates train at summer league to be NBA referees  | 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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Courses give insights

With just more than a month remaining before Lawrence County’s children embark on a new school year, some of our youth can have the opportunity ... Read more | Add your comment


Desire for freedom infectious

This weekend, our nation celebrated the signing of the Declaration of Independence and its freedom from ... 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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Sheriff: Jail conditions worsening

Ninety-two prisoners were in the Lawrence County Jail on Monday. That is 65 more than the state says should be housed there. On top of ... Read more | Add your comment