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Long-time Ironton resident turned 100

Long-time Ironton resident turned 100

  ASHLAND, Ky. — Reaching the age of 100 is not something most people have the opportunity to do. Born May 28, 1915, at Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

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Boil water advisory issued for Coal Grove

The Village of Coal Grove has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for the residents affected by today’s water leak. This advisory is in effect ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Kickoff set for courthouse fundraiser  | Add your comment
  2. STAR contract sent to prosecutor  | Add your comment
  3. Gas line replacements taking place in Coal Grove  | Add your comment

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Multicultural center seeks works for show

ATHENS — This September the Multicultural Center at Ohio University will host a show of 2D and 3D artwork by male artists from the Appalachian ... Read more | Add your comment

Sportsmen to host fishing day

CHESAPEAKE — Special needs youth will have the chance to experience the outdoors during a fishing event this Saturday. This will be the second year ... Read more | Add your comment

Last of fair projects picked up by 4-Hers

Last of fair projects picked up by 4-Hers

  Only a day old and already 290 chicks found homes, albeit temporary, as they were doled out to 29 4-Hers last week at the ... Read more | Add your comment

Civil suit filed against sheriff, former jailers

The inmate at the center of a federal case against three former Lawrence County jailers is suing the county over the same alleged incident. Recently ... Read more | Add your comment

Whitwell public hearing scheduled

A few weeks after a planning commission meeting on the rezoning of the Whitwell School from a Residential-2 to a Residential-3, a public hearing on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Commissioners throw support to horse camp  | Add your comment
  2. Troop works in shoe drive  | Add your comment
  3. Chesapeake man pleads guilty to heroin trafficking  | Add your comment
  4. Ironton Rotary Club taking scholarship applications  | Add your comment
  5. Fireworks burst over Ironton  | Add your comment
  6. Property review continues  | Add your comment
  7. Updated safety house offers uses  | Add your comment
  8. USA Strong: Parade goers honor America  | Add your comment
  9. Symmes Valley seniors moving on  | Add your comment
  10. First Memorial Music and Fireworks Festival a hit  | Add your comment
  11. Saying goodbye to friends  | Add your comment
  12. Paying tribute  | Add your comment
  13. Chesapeake seniors leave high school behind  | Add your comment
  14. Pointers praised for being ‘champions’  | Add your comment

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Reds, Cozart whip Nationals, 5-2

Reds, Cozart whip Nationals, 5-2

CINCINNATI (AP) — A day after they learned they’ll miss outfielder Jayson Werth indefinitely, the Washington Nationals lost starter Stephen Strasburg at least temporarily. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Lady Pointers fall in heartbreaker  | Add your comment
  2. 4 qualify for state meet  | Add your comment
  3. 40 legends scheduled for All-Star Game FanFest  | Add your comment

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Long-time Ironton resident turned 100

Long-time Ironton resident turned 100

  ASHLAND, Ky. — Reaching the age of 100 is not something most people have the opportunity to do. Born May 28, 1915, at Lawrence ... 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

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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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STAR contract sent to prosecutor

Even though no funding has been appropriated for the proposed jail move, a contract between the county and its potential neighbor who might provide services ... Read more | Add your comment