Updated safety house offers uses

Updated safety house offers uses

CHESAPEAKE — The Lawrence County Sheriff’s office’s SWAT team took on a scary situation involving a gunman at Collins Career Center Thursday morning, but luckily ... Read more | Add your comment

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Fireworks burst over Ironton

The third time proved more than a charm. It was a keeper as the riverbank was jammed with those checking out this Memorial Day weekend’s ... Read more | Add your comment

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First Memorial Music and Fireworks Festival a hit

Music filled the riverfront at the Center Street landing Sunday evening as the Friends of Ironton put on its first Memorial Music and Fireworks Festival ... Read more | Add your comment

Saying goodbye to friends

Saying goodbye to friends

  A half-hour before the 7 p.m. Sunday show time had Ironton High School’s 147th graduating class following a longstanding tradition – lining up on ... Read more | Add your comment

Paying tribute

Paying tribute

  Paying tribute to the true meaning of Memorial Day was what a group of about 50 did as they came to at Woodland Cemetery ... Read more | Add your comment

Chesapeake seniors leave high school behind

Chesapeake seniors leave high school behind

  CHESAPEAKE — A few last selfies with friends, then it was time to get ready for the last time she would be together with ... Read more | Add your comment

Pointers praised for being ‘champions’

Pointers praised for being ‘champions’

  SOUTH POINT — As seniors lined up for their march into the school’s gymnasium on Sunday, each student carried a Blow-Pop sucker to hand ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Dawson-Bryant graduates 77  | Add your comment
  2. Seniors say goodbye to Rock Hill  | Add your comment
  3. St. Joseph Charity Fair steeped in tradition  | Add your comment
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  5. Memorial Day parade to stream on OUS website  | Add your comment
  6. Navy’s commitment to U.S. honored  | Add your comment
  7. Heroin deaths focus  | Add your comment
  8. Holiday events slated  | Add your comment
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  10. Indian Guyan expected to open this weekend  | Add your comment
  11. IFD prepares for new chief  | Add your comment
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  14. Cade bids goodbye to staff, colleagues  | Add your comment

Sports

Reds hold closed-door meeting after suffering loss to Rockies

Reds hold closed-door meeting after suffering loss to Rockies

CINCINNATI (AP) — A few hours after they celebrated a rare win, the Cincinnati Reds held a closed-door meeting to mull yet another loss. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Prince is king of his court  | Add your comment
  2. NCAA baseball tournament set to begin  | Add your comment
  3. McDonald arrested 2nd time in a week  | Add your comment

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Helping those most in need

Myers reflects on career changes   When Gene Myers came to work at the department of job and family services, it was definitely a paper ... Read more | Add your comment

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Runyon served city well

After nearly three decades of serving the residents of Ironton, Tom Runyon will retire as chief of the Ironton Fire Department. For 28 years, Runyon ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ironton parade special event

If you’ve seen one parade, you’ve seen them all, right? At least that’s what I thought ... 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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Boggs: $250K won’t go to jail

One hurdle down. Now it’s up to the state auditor to see if the county can use the $250,000 given to it following a change ... Read more | Add your comment