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Showing God’s love

Showing God’s love

From music to the pastorate, St. Paul’s minister has unique journey For Wayne Rollins the journey from becoming an Episcopal priest and coming to Ironton ... Read more | Add your comment

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More parcels scheduled for TaxEase sale

Owners can still pay up Delinquent taxpayers still have time to redeem their parcels before the upcoming negotiated tax lien sale. On Monday, Sept. 28, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Portsmouth project off to strong start  | Add your comment
  2. Portsmouth beer fest set for Sept. 19  | Add your comment
  3. Ex-jail guard receives probation for having sex with inmate  | Add your comment

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Folk, country artists will open OUS series

Two nationally acclaimed traditional folk and country recording artists with local ties will open the Ironton Council for the Arts 2015-2016 Subscription Concert Series. Steve ... Read more | Add your comment

Benjy Davies’ work to be on exhibit at Rio Grande

Rio Grande — The work of Benjy Davies, professor of art and chair of the School of Arts and Letters at the University of Rio ... Read more | Add your comment

‘Bearacade’ offers layer of protection

‘Bearacade’ offers layer of protection

The shiny black vinyl looks a little like a dustpan that has seen better days with a flat groove across its middle. But its purpose ... Read more | Add your comment

Festival, gospel sing to raise money for youth camp

Ohio Furnace Enterprise Baptist Church (OFEBC) is getting ready for its sixth annual fall festival and gospel sing on Saturday, Sept. 12. This year’s event ... Read more | Add your comment

Complaints increased about credit report errors

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohioans have been filing more complaints about inaccuracies in their credit reports that range from annoying to costly. The Plain Dealer in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Helping the hungry  | Add your comment
  2. Name released in train death  | Add your comment
  3. Dog pound needs help with supplies  | Add your comment
  4. County support sought for health summit  | Add your comment
  5. Agriculture teacher completes certification for new teaching method  | Add your comment
  6. Ironton City Schools begin free meal program  | Add your comment
  7. Police, MU investigate mass fraternity party  | Add your comment
  8. Coal Grove to have new fiscal officer  | Add your comment
  9. Company helps homeowners after unexpected disasters  | Add your comment
  10. Board OKs 1st Ohio standards for police use of deadly force  | Add your comment
  11. Focus-The Nutcracker  | Add your comment
  12. Florida man admits online school threat  | Add your comment
  13. Man hit by train dies  | Add your comment
  14. Click to stay at dog pound  | Add your comment


Duvall, Suarez spark Reds’ win

Duvall, Suarez spark Reds’ win

CHICAGO (AP) — Adam Duvall’s first swing with the Cincinnati Reds wasn’t one to remember. He made up for it, though, with the rest of ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Bengals feel at ease with backup QB McCarron  | Add your comment
  2. Female Flyers stun Wheelersburg for key soccer win  | Add your comment
  3. Mingo returns as Browns’ players beginning to heal  | Add your comment


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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Threats are no laughing matter

One of the most gut-wrenching things that a parent can go through is learning of a potential threat to the school their child is attending. ... Read more | Add your comment


Working together for others

For many, the next meal can sometimes be a relative unknown. However, organizations like Harvest for ... 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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Haverhill Chemicals

Looking for buyer; laying off workers HAVERHILL — As the owners of the beleaguered Haverhill Chemicals try to find a buyer, right now employees there ... Read more | Add your comment