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amandawhite, Author at The Tribune

News

Local sells out Columbus theater

Locals may remember him for playing second baseman for Ironton High School. Others may remember his hip-hop career that took him around the country and ... Read more

by amandawhite, Saturday, August 22, 2009 11:01 pm

Lifestyles

Red Cross hosts Marshall themed fundraiser

he Red Cross will be hosting its fourth annual Thunder on the River on Saturday, August 29, in order to raise money to use for ... Read more

by amandawhite, Friday, August 21, 2009 10:22 am

News

Ironton native publishes children’s book

In the eyes of Ironton native Beatrice Wess, there is nothing more important than family. “If you don’t have that relationship with your family members that ... Read more

by amandawhite, Wednesday, August 12, 2009 10:18 am

News

Tackett’s revamp shop with new location

RONTON — Convenience, details, and satisfaction. That is what those at Tackett’s Body Shop have always promised to give to every customer, and recently, it became ... Read more

by amandawhite, Wednesday, August 5, 2009 10:28 am

Lifestyles

More rain, more flooding

Heavy rains Wednesday brought damage to several more south side homes already facing high costs from previous flood damage. Read more

by amandawhite, Thursday, July 30, 2009 10:22 am

News

Ironton native returns to Appalachia to make a difference

Growing up in Appalachia has its drawbacks. In 2002, nationally 62% of Americans go to college. However, the rate drops to 30% in Appalachia. Read more

by amandawhite, Thursday, July 30, 2009 10:20 am

News

Premier Pro takes fitness in personalized direction

ASHLAND, Ky. — With more than 300 clients since its opening just six weeks ago, one Tri-State business that is making its mark on the ... Read more

by amandawhite, Tuesday, July 28, 2009 11:18 am

News

City looks at improving recreation

IRONTON — While most people think of economic redevelopment of something strictly relating to businesses, Mayor Rich Blankenship thinks of a bigger picture. When he thinks ... Read more

by amandawhite, Monday, July 27, 2009 10:12 am

Lifestyles

Bicyclists take to the road to prove point

UNTINGTON, W.Va. — A group of bicyclists took the road Friday evening to prove an important point ­ they have the right to use the ... Read more

by amandawhite, Monday, July 27, 2009 10:09 am

News

Mayor: Hotel is priority

IRONTON — Ironton Mayor Rich Blankenship has set his administration on a path toward economic redevelopment by laying out clear objectives he wants to reach. Read more

by amandawhite, Thursday, July 23, 2009 10:22 am

Lifestyles

Local church brings hope to children’s education

IRONTON — During hard economic times, people make budget cuts. Whether it’s cutting the fitness center, cable TV or dining out — something has got to ... Read more

by amandawhite, Thursday, July 23, 2009 10:18 am

Lifestyles

New day for Sharon Baptist Church

IRONTON — The sun shown bright on Sharon Baptist Church Sunday. The church, which is located on South Fifth Street, broke ground Sunday for a new ... Read more

by amandawhite, Monday, July 20, 2009 10:12 am

News

City leaders look ahead at projects

Ironton is a river town that met its glory days when the pig iron industry was booming. Now, over a century after the collapse of ... Read more

by amandawhite, Saturday, July 18, 2009 11:02 pm

News

City working on south side sewer issues

Imagine coming home to find your house flooded with a three to six inches of water. Imagine looking closer and seeing that it was not ... Read more

by amandawhite, Saturday, July 18, 2009 11:00 pm

Lifestyles

Fire destroys house of five

A fire destroyed a trailer home in Elizabeth Township that was home for four children Wednesday morning. Read more

by amandawhite, Thursday, July 16, 2009 11:29 am

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