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Horse sense

  High school students participate in equine studies   FRANKLIN FURNACE — The Ohio University Southern Horse Park hosted an event for high school students ... Read more | Add your comment

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Christmas trip to Biltmore on tap

Fraser fir trees, dripping in gold tinsel, green and red velvet ribbons, soar 35 feet to the ceilings of America’s castle or a conservatory filled ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. $7B budget adjusts training, credit card options  | Add your comment
  2. Community Mission Outreach gathers for special anniversary  | Add your comment
  3. Bill would extend foster care services  | Add your comment

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CCW permits decline in Ohio

COLUMBUS (AP) — The number of concealed-carry licenses issued or renewed last year in Ohio marked the first decline in several years. A state report ... Read more | Add your comment

Kasich’s transportation plan would put $2 billion into state’s economy

COLUMBUS — Gov. John R. Kasich’s “Jobs and Transportation Plan” enters its third year with a projected investment of more than $2 billion in the ... Read more | Add your comment

Scholarship applications now available at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio

Nelsonville­ — With the close of another school year coming into sight, high school seniors have begun the search for scholarships to help with their ... Read more | Add your comment

Ashland Youth Ballet will join with OU dance concert tour

ASHLAND, Ky. — The Ashland Youth ballet is beginning the spring season with a full schedule. The spring concert is underway as the dancers from ... Read more | Add your comment

Protest against housing complex continues

ROME TOWNSHIP — A proposed project for senior citizens in Rome Township that neighbors there are fighting brought the protest once again before the Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Local hip-hop artist to perform at SXSW  | Add your comment
  2. Where’s the money?  | Add your comment
  3. Bridal expo raises money for Ro-Na  | Add your comment
  4. Holiday Inn Express and Suites growing with community  | Add your comment
  5. Farmers market gearing up  | Add your comment
  6. Blue Vine performs at OUS  | Add your comment
  7. County jail lease OK’d  | Add your comment
  8. Storm water fee hike possible  | Add your comment
  9. EMA, state focused on Lawrence Water  | Add your comment
  10. Promoting recycling on campus  | Add your comment
  11. Burlington park remains at crux of impasse  | Add your comment
  12. Juried art show opens tonight  | Add your comment
  13. Grant to create pocket parks  | Add your comment
  14. Alleged murderer indicted  | Add your comment

Sports

Lady Fighting Tigers rout Eastern Brown

Lady Fighting Tigers rout Eastern Brown

WAVERLY — Forget baseball, this nine player lineup is proving to be quite formidable. The Ironton Lady Fighting Tigers used their depth and defense to rout ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Panthers gain share of OVC  | Add your comment
  2. N-Y beats Lady Panthers  | Add your comment
  3. Reds give Maholm chance at rotation  | Add your comment

Feature

Museum volunteer lauded

Colleagues recall Deer’s contributions to county   A leading light in the county’s historical society is being remembered for her contributions to the community. Naomi ... Read more | Add your comment

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Editorials

Board of DD needs our support

Let the madness begin. That is always the case for the NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments and the Lawrence County Board of Developmental Disabilities ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinions

Since when is clothing news?

Somehow I managed to miss the first day of DressGate, and for that, I am truly ... 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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Protest against housing complex continues

ROME TOWNSHIP — A proposed project for senior citizens in Rome Township that neighbors there are fighting brought the protest once again before the Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment