Bringing awareness to tragedy of domestic violence

Bringing awareness to tragedy of domestic violence

  Making sure the ending results of domestic violence changes to a happy ending instead of tragedy was the underlying theme in Tuesday’s Domestic Violence ... Read more | Add your comment

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IPD investigates arson, burglary, theft cases

Person of interest sough in break-in Two Ironton men were arrested this week after allegedly setting a car on fire for insurance money. Keith Adkins, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Auto shops prep for bike giveaway  | Add your comment
  2. 41 streets being paved in South Point  | Add your comment
  3. St. Mary’s first hospital in W.Va. to offer CT-free robotic partial knee replacement surgery  | Add your comment

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Mountwest honors memory of A. Michael Perry with a resolution

Huntington, W.Va. — Mountwest Community and Technical College’s Institutional Board of Governors presented Henriella Perry, co-founder of Heritage Farm Museum and Village, and Audy Perry, ... Read more | Add your comment

Report: Lawmakers undermine efforts to lower prison numbers

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are undermining attempts to reduce the state’s prison population by continuing to introduce tough-on-crime bills that have the opposite effect, ... Read more | Add your comment

Car chase ends when vehicle hits tree

A driver faces multiple charges following a high-speed car chase in Ironton on Tuesday at approximately 8:12 p.m. “I observed a vehicle traveling at a ... Read more | Add your comment

Courthouse extends hours for early voting

Early voting started at 8 a.m. Tuesday and five were already in line at the Lawrence County Board of Elections office to cast their ballots. ... Read more | Add your comment

Apple fest set for Saturday at farmers market

Ironton In Bloom will host the last food fest of the season on Saturday when hot apples over hot biscuits will be featured at the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Susan G. Komen grants help women receive additional testing, treatment  | Add your comment
  2. Making a difference  | Add your comment
  3. Jailers won’t face additional charges  | Add your comment
  4. Ohio launches fire safety campaign  | Add your comment
  5. Ohio elections chief offers website as early voting begins  | Add your comment
  6. Senate committee debates statewide ride-sharing regulations  | Add your comment
  7. House considers tougher prison terms for Ohio gun crimes  | Add your comment
  8. Junior League presents third annual ‘Touch-a-Truck’  | Add your comment
  9. Artifact Identification Day set for Oct. 24 at WNF headquarters  | Add your comment
  10. Voting deadline today  | Add your comment
  11. Death penalty opponents protest capital punishment  | Add your comment
  12. Bible college to dedicate research center  | Add your comment
  13. Wayne National Forest approves horse trail improvements  | Add your comment
  14. House of Screams  | Add your comment


Numbers show Bosa helping OSU defense

Numbers show Bosa helping OSU defense

COLUMBUS (AP) — Less from Joey Bosa means more for the rest of the Ohio State defense. The All-American end is only tied for eighth in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Local golf trio play well at D2 district  | Add your comment
  2. Lady Pointers post key volleyball win over Lady Trojans  | Add your comment
  3. Schmidt great face for Irish program  | 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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Leniency leads to abuse

On Tuesday Ohio’s electorate began going to the polls, almost 30 days before the actual general election, through the process of absentee voting. That lets ... Read more | Add your comment


‘Nanny’ was great influence

On Sept. 18, I was very lucky to celebrate my grandmother’s 90th birthday with her. I ... 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