Students show off scientific findings

Students show off scientific findings

Winners of event hosted at Chesapeake Middle will go to district event CHESAPEAKE — Middle school students from across the county competed in the Lawrence ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ashland couple plead not guilty to murder of son

CATLETTSBURG, Ky. — Two Ashland residents charged in connection with the death of their 3-month-old son pleaded not guilty to charges on Friday. Leslie David ... Read more | Add your comment

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The Red Caboose to host Valentine’s Day open house

Local artists work on display tomorrow from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The Red Caboose Regional Artisan Center, located inside the Visitors Center at ... Read more | Add your comment

The big 5-0

The big 5-0

Judge celebrates birthday with surprise party The tables were set with colorful cloths and birthday posters hung on the wall. A smorgasbord of food awaited ... Read more | Add your comment

OUS threat case moves forward

Defendant enters not guilty plea An Ironton man accused of threatening Ohio University Southern students pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court. ... Read more | Add your comment

2 charged in infant’s death

2 charged in infant’s death

  ASHLAND, Ky. — A Boyd County jury has indicted two Ashland residents in connection with the death of their 3-month-old son. Leslie David Daniels, ... Read more | Add your comment

Kasich makes pledge to reunite Pink Floyd

It’s a campaign promise he may have a tough time keeping. Ohio Gov. John Kasich said on Tuesday that, if elected president, he will try ... Read more | Add your comment

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Defense keys Lady Tigers’ win

Defense keys Lady Tigers’ win

Offense sells tickets while defense wins championships. At lease that’s been the motto of the Ironton Lady Fighting Tigers. 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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Steps made toward justice

In Ohio, more than 9,000 rape kits went untested for DNA matches until Attorney General Mike DeWine launched an initiative in 2011 to bring sexual ... Read more | Add your comment


It’s hard to say goodbye

Earlier this week, a couple I know had to put down their family cat, Chubbs. Chubbs ... 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