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Update: Shooting sends two to hospitals

Upper Township FD hosts ‘Community Day’

Upper Township FD hosts ‘Community Day’

HECLA — With a 2-mill operating levy on the November ballot members of the Upper Township Fire Department hosted a “Community Day” to show support ... Read more | Add your comment

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Update: Shooting sends two to hospitals

Two Willow Wood men are in Huntington, W.Va., hospitals following a late morning shooting. Roger White, 53, of 9849 County Road 2, and David Carter, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Much upkeep required for pump stations  | Add your comment
  2. ‘Block Party’ fun for all ages  | Add your comment
  3. Sorghum festival set for Saturday  | Add your comment

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OUS to host seminar about Paleo diet

PROCTORVILLE — As part of its community education program, Ohio University Southern’s Proctorville Center is offering a free seminar on the benefits of the Paleo ... Read more | Add your comment

Neurosurgeon dies from injuries following car crash

David L. Weinsweig, MD, died late Saturday evening at St. Mary’s Medical Center as a result of injuries received in a car crash on Sept. ... Read more | Add your comment

Welding school sparks resurgence in skilled trades

Welding school sparks resurgence in skilled trades

SOUTH POINT — Brandon Irvin hunches over a workstation inside a doublewide trailer on County Road 1. Picking up a long, slender tube of metal, ... Read more | Add your comment

Local author’s book set to be released

COAL GROVE — “The Demon Slayer Knight: Battle Cry” portrays a test of endurance between body and soul, the visible and the unseen, as the ... Read more | Add your comment

Farmers Market keeps on growing

Farmers Market keeps on growing

It’s getting to the point where no one will have a reason not to come to downtown Ironton on Saturday during the Farmers Market and ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Symmes Township puts grants to good use  | Add your comment
  2. News in Brief – 9/13/14  | Add your comment
  3. Man gets 10 years  | Add your comment
  4. Insurance premiums to increase for 2015  | Add your comment
  5. Mayor: More labor positions needed  | Add your comment
  6. Cash Express recognizes first responders  | Add your comment
  7. D-B Elementary observes Patriot Day  | Add your comment
  8. Boggs: Jail could be built by 2020  | Add your comment
  9. Judge declares mistrial  | Add your comment
  10. Commissioners ramp up support for wellness programs  | Add your comment
  11. Lots going on at this week’s Farmers Market  | Add your comment
  12. Weber’s Florist to have fall open house Saturday  | Add your comment
  13. Coal Grove ‘block party’ in 10th year  | Add your comment
  14. OVI checkpoint Saturday  | Add your comment


Browns, Hoyer shock Saints, 26-24

Browns, Hoyer shock Saints, 26-24

CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Pettine received a Gatorade bath and looked forward to smoking a cigar. Brian Hoyer wanted to hold onto the feeling as ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Green’s injury can’t slow down Bengals  | Add your comment
  2. Weary Leake, Reds fall 9-2  | Add your comment
  3. Lady Tigers 3rd at volleyball showcase  | Add your comment


Voters in middle are key

While the election season is still a little more than two months away, the midterm elections see both parties trying to gain or hold their ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lockdown, dismissal right choices

One of the most frightening things a parent can hear is their child’s school has been canceled or locked down due to a potential threat. ... Read more | Add your comment


9/11 serves as important reminder

I had never been to New York City, so a few years ago when I took ... Read more | Add your comment


Defendants answer charges in CP court

The dockets of Lawrence County’s common pleas court were filled Wednesday as defendants answered charges for a variety of crimes. James Adams, 34, of 2439 ... Read more | Add your comment

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Boggs: Jail could be built by 2020

Getting a jail in Lawrence County could be a reality by 2020, if the objectives of the latest jail committee are met. “If you want ... Read more | Add your comment

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