Academy of Excellence set for July 20-14 at OUS

Academy of Excellence set for July 20-14 at OUS

Ohio University Southern is celebrating 35 years of its Academy of Excellence summer camp coming up July 20-24 9 a.m. -noon each day at the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Runion Band next up for summer concerts

The Shane Runion Band will perform for this Tuesday’s summer concert series a the Ironton Farmers Market. This will be the second time the band ... Read more | Add your comment

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Local groups benefit from Party in the Park exposure

SOUTH POINT — Several local organizations and churches took advantage of the opportunity Saturday’s Party in the Park presented by fundraising and informing about their ... Read more | Add your comment

Is it marriage or not?

Church leaders weigh in on Supreme Court ruling   A week later the nation is still reacting and in some cases reeling over the U.S. ... Read more | Add your comment

Taking center stage

Local band wins band competition, headed for Vans Warped Tour   CHESAPEAKE — When a local band composed of five young musicians from Chesapeake entered ... Read more | Add your comment

Ohio community seeks clues, fights fear after 6 women vanish

CHILLICOTHE (AP) — The fate of six women — four of them dead, two missing for months — has people on edge in this small ... Read more | Add your comment

So beautiful | So deadly

So beautiful | So deadly

  Sparks of reds, blues and gold rush through the night sky. Fireworks. They mean fun, fantasy and delight. But not for Trisha Holsinger. For ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Debate grows on where $500,000 is or if it is anywhere  | Add your comment
  2. Rain barely slows culvert replacement  | Add your comment
  3. Another Democrat may throw hat in ring  | Add your comment
  4. City Center, courthouse closed Friday  | Add your comment
  5. Lake Vesuvius cleared to re-open  | Add your comment
  6. Family Fun Days have begun  | Add your comment
  7. Suspect in fatal shooting denies charge  | Add your comment
  8. South Point man pleads guilty in robbery case  | Add your comment
  9. Practicing for what they hope won’t happen  | Add your comment
  10. Local law enforcement assists with cases of missing women  | Add your comment
  11. Educational services center sponsors summer academy  | Add your comment
  12. YEA Health Fair offers resources to parents and their children  | Add your comment
  13. Will PO get approval?  | Add your comment
  14. Weather causes Friday concert to be rescheduled  | Add your comment


Frazier wins starting job at ASG

Frazier wins starting job at ASG

CINCINNATI — It was one of the greatest comebacks in Cincinnati Reds’ history, and it didn’t even involve a game. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Brewers sweep Reds, 6-1  | Add your comment
  2. K of C annual summer drawing set for July 18  | Add your comment
  3. Lee claims Greenbrier in playoff  | 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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Disaster serves as reminder

While it has been nearly 20 years since the Scottown fireworks stand fire that killed nine people and injured several others it is always important ... Read more | Add your comment


Desire for freedom infectious

This weekend, our nation celebrated the signing of the Declaration of Independence and its freedom from ... 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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Sheriff: Jail conditions worsening

Ninety-two prisoners were in the Lawrence County Jail on Monday. That is 65 more than the state says should be housed there. On top of ... Read more | Add your comment