One of the first holiday events brings out delight in children

One of the first holiday events brings out delight in children

Ten-year-old Ava Weber jumped on the green and gold bus and climbed on a seat next to her friend, Laney Dressler, 9. “Trolleys are so ... Read more | Add your comment

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Drive will get funds for vets in facilities

With the holiday season kicking off, members of the American Legion Post 433 in Ironton are hoping to help veterans in nursing homes throughout Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

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Brown ahead of Portman in Ohio popularity

A national polling organization has released approval ratings for all 100 of the nation’s U.S. senators based on opinions of their state constituents, and, in ... Read more | Add your comment

SSU announces OARnet Connection Complete

PORTSMOUTH — During Shawnee 15.0, SSU’s Art and Technology Game Conference today, Shawnee State University President Rick Kurtz announced that Shawnee State’s connection to the ... Read more | Add your comment

State Rep. Terry Johnson named 2015 Legislator of the Year

COLUMBUS — State Representative Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) was recently honored by the Ohio Alliance of Recovery Providers (OARP) as one of the 2015 Legislators of ... Read more | Add your comment

City Mission provides Thanksgiving dinner

City Mission provides Thanksgiving dinner

  Volunteers at the Ironton City Mission spent the better part of Wednesday getting ready for the Thanksgiving dinner it prepares for people in the ... Read more | Add your comment

Festival of Trees now open at OUS

PROCTORVILLE — With the Christmas season kicking off, the Festival of Trees opens today at Ohio University Southern’s Proctorville center. The event, organized by Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

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  4. Ironton Council for the Arts presents ‘Christmas Music Magic’ on Sunday  | Add your comment
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  6. Artwork showcased at library  | Add your comment
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  11. Car hits utility pole in Ironton  | Add your comment
  12. Officers better equipped to deal with overdoses  | Add your comment
  13. Award-winning pianist to perform at OUS  | Add your comment
  14. State Route 93 now reopened  | Add your comment


Bengals snap skid with rout of Rams

Bengals snap skid with rout of Rams

CINCINNATI (AP) — As the touchdown passes and interceptions piled up, it felt like a throwback game for the Bengals. Read more | Add your comment

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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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Hunting season starting

Monday marks the start of Ohio’s traditional deer-gun hunting season and plenty of hunters will take to the forests across Lawrence County and the state. ... Read more | Add your comment


Important to remember thankfulness

This past Thursday, friends and families gathered throughout the country to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. In ... 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