Beer fest a success

Beer fest a success

  Funds go to Kiwanis, Friends of Ironton projects The inaugural Great River Craft Brew Fest Saturday afternoon at the Ro-Na, sponsored by the Ironton ... Read more | Add your comment

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More than 200 pounds of medicine dropped off

The Lawrence-Scioto Solid Waste Management District held its annual drug take back in Lawrence County Saturday at Ironton Hills Plaza in which more drugs were ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Cabell CFO speaks at chamber luncheon  | Add your comment
  2. Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 2  | Add your comment
  3. Macker Mania!  | Add your comment

The Latest

Boggs: $250K won’t go to jail

One hurdle down. Now it’s up to the state auditor to see if the county can use the $250,000 given to it following a change ... Read more | Add your comment

Streetscape line item on budget passes 4-2

A $3,000 line item for the streetscaping and beautification of the city, proposed by Ironton in Bloom, was added to the budget. At the finance ... Read more | Add your comment

2 named to Lawrence County port authority

A Huntington, West Virginia, accountant and a longtime community activist and banker have been named to the Lawrence County Port Authority. The appointments of Hayflich ... Read more | Add your comment

Many Symmes Creek Restoration Committee events in store

The Symmes Creek Restoration Committee has many upcoming events, with the next, the “Fun Float” at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 16 at the Sky ... Read more | Add your comment

Annual Highlands Museum Victorian tea event set for May 9

ASHLAND, Ky. — Each May, Friends of the Highlands, the Highlands Museum and Discovery Center’s support organization, host a Victorian Tea. This year’s event is ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Science is focus of Earth Day at OUS  | Add your comment
  2. Detroit woman sentenced to prison  | Add your comment
  3. Will state budget hurt, help county  | Add your comment
  4. Gatsby theme of St. Joe show  | Add your comment
  5. Health fair, yard sale upcoming Lions Club events  | Add your comment
  6. Seconded reading of budget amendment to be given tonight  | Add your comment
  7. OUS to give tours to law enforcement agencies  | Add your comment
  8. Boil water advisory issued  | Add your comment
  9. Dawson-Bryant High School leading the way in technology  | Add your comment
  10. $1.3M road paving is scheduled  | Add your comment
  11. Preschoolers beat record for raising funds for El Hasa Shriners  | Add your comment
  12. Jeremiah 38 Ministries presents new Gospel production  | Add your comment
  13. Farm comes to school  | Add your comment
  14. Work to begin on slip  | Add your comment

Sports

Ironton, Carrico rally for 7-3 win

Ironton, Carrico rally for 7-3 win

SOUTH POINT — Ironton coach Larry Goodwin liked seeing a win, but he liked some other things he saw. Goodwin liked how his team responded to ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Hornets get key OVC win  | Add your comment
  2. Lady Dragons’ Riley signs with Shawnee  | Add your comment
  3. Rain postpones Reds-Cubs game  | Add your comment

Feature

Helping those most in need

Myers reflects on career changes   When Gene Myers came to work at the department of job and family services, it was definitely a paper ... Read more | Add your comment

Special Section


Editorials

Gus Macker positive for city, county

In less than a month, several blocks on Second Street in downtown Ironton will transform from a busy thoroughfare filled with motorists to a collection ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinions

Lions Club needs your help

One of my favorite things to do in the spring and summer is spend a Saturday ... 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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Boggs: $250K won’t go to jail

One hurdle down. Now it’s up to the state auditor to see if the county can use the $250,000 given to it following a change ... Read more | Add your comment