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COVID-19

Lawrence County sees highest one-day total of new COVID-19 cases

On Monday, the Lawrence County Health Department reported the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in a single day.   “We are reporting 30 new ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:40 pm

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Voting early

Board of elections seeing high number of voters With the general election less than two weeks away on Nov. 3, to say the Lawrence County ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:14 am

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Water mains to be flushed in Chesapeake area this week

Aqua Ohio employees will open fire hydrants to flush water mains in the Chesapeake area this week, between the hours of 10 p.m. and 2 ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Monday, October 19, 2020 12:27 pm

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Lawrence County has 25th COVID-19 death, over 900 have had the novel coronavirus

On Sunday, the Lawrence County Health Department reported that the county has had over 900 COVID-19 cases since March 25 and that a 25th person ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Monday, October 19, 2020 11:03 am

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Yost addresses voting issues

Advises Ohioans not to engage in illegal activities On Wednesday, Ohio Attorney General David Yost released a video addressing concerns about early voting in the ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:51 am

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Lawrence County sees rise in COVID-19

Virus being spread at community events In their meeting on Tuesday, the Lawrence County Commissioners went through their items on the agenda in about two ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:00 am

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Braidy Industries emerges with new name

Now called Unity Aluminum The Greenup, Kentucky company Braidy Industries announced on Tuesday that the company has a new name. In a release, the company ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Friday, October 16, 2020 4:15 pm

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Eight children reported with COVID-19

The Lawrence County Health Department reported on Tuesday that COVID-19 cases jumped by 24 cases including eight children, including one that isn’t school-aged. The ages ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:13 pm

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County candidates discuss jail, pandemic

Chamber hosts general election forum On Tuesday, local candidates were part of a virtual forum to inform Lawrence County voters what their stands were on ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, October 10, 2020 12:33 am

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24th COVID-19 death reported in Lawrence County

The Lawrence County Health Department has reported the 24th death, a male, from COVID-19 on Friday. They also reported two children have the coronavirus including ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Friday, October 9, 2020 5:29 pm

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Pumpkins on Vernon event is Saturday

A bit of fall will be coming to a street in Ironton this weekend. A vendor festival called Pumpkins on Vernon will be held 10 ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 6:53 pm

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Lawrence County has 23rd COVID-19-related death

On Tuesday, the Lawrence County Health Department announced that a 23rd person has died from COVID-19 since Aug. 13. Fifteen women and eight men, aged ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:35 pm

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Rodney Chris to perform at Ironton aLive’s Tuesday Night Concert

Country music artist Rodney Chris will perform at this week’s Tuesday Night Concert.   The concert starts at 6 p.m. at the Ironton Farmers Market ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Monday, October 5, 2020 9:13 am

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Supporting those in need

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month Normally at this point in October, Elaine Payne, the director of the Lawrence County Domestic Violence Shelter, is putting ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, October 3, 2020 12:46 am

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Chamber, LEDC celebrate Manufacturing Day

Event went virtual this year For the past four years, the Lawrence County Economic Development Corp. and the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce has held ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, October 3, 2020 12:00 am

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