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UPDATE: Recovery efforts ongoing to find worker killed at Indian Guyan site

Roadway expanded into park

Roadway  expanded into park

  IRONTON — Detouring truck traffic off a residential street and upgrading the city’s industrial park should be the end results of an ongoing construction ... Read more

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UPDATE: Recovery efforts ongoing to find worker killed at Indian Guyan site

  PROCTORVILLE — The Portsmouth dive team is continuing to recover the body of a worker who was killed at the site of repair work ... Read more

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  2. Council looks to reaffirm revitalization areas
  3. Students to auction off stained glass creations

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Workshop to discuss downtown renovation

A meeting with property owners about renovating, revitalizing and improving downtown Ironton this past December spawned lots of thoughts and ideas from everyone who attended. ... Read more

Family history class set at museum

Tracking down family history can be a daunting prospect for the novice genealogist. That’s why the Lawrence County Historical Society is sponsoring a workshop on ... Read more

Stolen Moments Jazz Quartet to perform at OUS on Friday

The Ohio University Southern Evening Concert Series concludes on Friday with the Stolen Moments Jazz Quartet from Charleston, W.Va., at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the ... Read more

News in Brief — 4/24/14

Auditor’s office to close on Friday The Lawrence County Auditor’s Office will close at noon on Friday so staff can attend the funeral of a ... Read more

Grand jury indicts in drug cases

Multiple Lawrence County residents were indicted for drug crimes by a grand jury this week, including a father and son from South Point accused of ... Read more

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  3. RH teacher will spend summer in Belize
  4. Flagpole erected at sheriff’s office
  5. Finally finished
  6. Guilty plea made in felony
  7. Kasich signs bill on allergy shots in schools
  8. 4 ex-W.Va. guards, 4 prisoners charged in inmate death plot
  9. On a RAMP-age
  10. CG Lions serve up pancakes
  11. Egg hunters scour Paul Porter Park
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  13. Man gets 8 years for selling pills
  14. Jeremiah 38 will perform ‘Life of Christ’ May 16-17


Simon, Bruce spark Reds’ win

Simon, Bruce spark Reds’ win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It looked like Alfredo Simon’s bubble was about to burst. After being one of the biggest surprises of the young season for the ... Read more

  1. Pointers slip past Dragons
  2. Panthers hold on to edge Hornets in OVC thriller, 5-4
  3. Redmen rip Raiders, 15-1


Hundreds turn out for egg hunt

An estimated 250 children ranging in age from newborn to 12-years-old were in attendance at the annual Easter egg hunt sponsored by the Ironton International ... Read more

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Lions Club helping community

One of the many things in Lawrence County that brings communities together is the ability to help others. This past Saturday, the Coal Grove Lions ... Read more


Music a lifetime adventure

Saturday might as well have been Christmas because instead of sleeping in, all I could think ... Read more | 3 comments


The Spirit of Christmas

The Spirit of Christmas

Most people start getting into the Christmas spirit when the Thanksgiving meal is finished. But 61-year-old Keith Boggs, of Pedro, feels the spirit of Christmas ... Read more

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KDMC, Paulus named in civil suit

  Complaint alleges negligence, fraud in heart stent surgeries   ASHLAND, Ky. — A Chesapeake man has filed a civil lawsuit against King’s Daughters Medical Center ... Read more

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