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Making a difference

Clothesline project highlights domestic violence awareness The messages on the T-shirts say it all: “Love shouldn’t hurt.” This week these decorated shirts with messages condemning ... Read more | Add your comment

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Jailers won’t face additional charges

Hanshaw, Hatfield back on county payroll The corrections officers who were defendants in a federal trial last week will not face state charges over an ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ohio launches fire safety campaign  | Add your comment
  2. Ohio elections chief offers website as early voting begins  | Add your comment
  3. Senate committee debates statewide ride-sharing regulations  | Add your comment

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House considers tougher prison terms for Ohio gun crimes

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohioans who repeatedly use guns to commit crimes would face tougher penalties under a proposal being heard by a House committee. The ... Read more | Add your comment

Junior League presents third annual ‘Touch-a-Truck’

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Ambulances and police cars and fire trucks, oh my! The Junior League of Huntington will host its third annual Touch-a-Truck eventfrom 10:30 ... Read more | Add your comment

Artifact Identification Day set for Oct. 24 at WNF headquarters

NELSONVILLE — Do you have a strange looking rock or manmade object you would like to have identified? If so, join the Wayne National Forest, ... Read more | Add your comment

Voting deadline today

COLUMBUS (AP) — Today is the deadline to register to vote in Ohio’s fall election. Ohioans also have until today to update their voter information. ... Read more | Add your comment

Death penalty opponents protest capital punishment

LUCASVILLE (AP) — Death penalty opponents have begun a walk from the Ohio prison where inmates are executed to the Statehouse as part of a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Bible college to dedicate research center  | Add your comment
  2. Wayne National Forest approves horse trail improvements  | Add your comment
  3. House of Screams  | Add your comment
  4. Jailers found not guilty  | Add your comment
  5. River incident apparent suicide  | Add your comment
  6. House of Grace Christian Church hosting youth concert tonight at Ro-Na  | Add your comment
  7. Pets blessed at annual service  | Add your comment
  8. Lions Club to host pancake breakfast  | Add your comment
  9. Former Lawrence County resident’s photos featured by National Geographic  | Add your comment
  10. Event planned to raise awareness, honor victims  | Add your comment
  11. Jailers found not guilty  | Add your comment
  12. River incident apparent suicide  | Add your comment
  13. Tiger Pride  | Add your comment
  14. Treasurer schedules another tax lien auction  | Add your comment


Redmen, Panthers stay in playoff hunt

Redmen, Panthers stay in playoff hunt

The every changing world of the Ohio High School computer ratings continues to change. Teams move up and down each week and the places will continue ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ironton at Coal Grove features running games  | Add your comment
  2. Gillette gets trip to state golf match  | Add your comment
  3. Flyers fall to Clay  | 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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App promotes lack of respect

As if people needed another avenue to show their lack of respect for each other. A new app called Peeple allows users to rate the ... 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