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GENERATIONS: Keeping the city going – Pemberton is over much of Ironton’s infrastructure

For three decades, Mike Pemberton has been helping to keep Ironton’s infrastructure going. As the superintendent of the Flood Control Department, he and his staff ... Read more

12 mins ago by Mark Shaffer.

GENERATIONS: A life in dance – Carter has had a dance studio for more than five decades

For Nancy Carter, dance has been her life. She began dancing when she was just four years old as part of a touring vaudeville act. ... Read more

18 mins ago by Mark Shaffer.

GENERATIONS: Enchanting lessons – Children’s author draws from family to teach

Drawing from the personalities of those closest to her, an Ironton woman has been dreaming up fairy tales to teach important lessons of life. Author ... Read more

23 mins ago by Heath Harrison.

GENERATIONS: Serving his community – Former mayor stays involved in Chesapeake civic life

CHESAPEAKE — It’s been almost five years since Dick Gilpin served as mayor of Chesapeake, but he is still deeply involved with his community. A ... Read more

28 mins ago by Heath Harrison.

Biden takes Ohio lead in FOX poll

Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading in the race for Ohio’s 18 electoral votes, according to a new poll from FOX News. In a ... Read more

12 hours ago by Heath Harrison.

Rally on the highway

Trump supporters to drive through Tri-State on Saturday; Biden supporters to gather in South Point Trump supporters will take their rally to the road on ... Read more

12 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Nomination of new Supreme Court justice divided along party lines

On Saturday, President Donald Trump nominated Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Amy Coney Barrett for a vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court, ... Read more

12 hours ago by Mark Shaffer.

Boil water advisory issued for some Coal Grove customers

COAL GROVE — A boil water advisory was issued Wednesday for some customers in the Coal Grove water system. The advisory will begin at Warren ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

U.S. Rep. Johnson pays tribute to law officers

SOUTH POINT — U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, decided to spend Monday paying tribute to law enforcement officers in his district. Johnson chose one sheriff’s ... Read more

18 hours ago by Heath Harrison.

CAO Family Medical Centers, National Guard to do COVID-19 testing

Drive-up testing begins today in Proctorville For the next month, the people of Lawrence County will be able to take advantage of drive-up COVID-19 testing. ... Read more

18 hours ago by Heath Harrison.

Man faces 100 counts of rape

If found guilty on all counts, could spend rest of life in prison A Pedro man is facing 100 charges of first-degree rape of one ... Read more

19 hours ago by Mark Shaffer.

Six South Point students test positive for COVID-19

SOUTH POINT — six students in the school’s district have tested positive for COVID-19, South Point Local Schools said on Tuesday. According to a news ... Read more

19 hours ago by Staff Reports.

High-flying fitness

Counter Culture offers unique, wide variety of workout classes ASHLAND, Ky. — An excited and happy shriek comes from the next room. “I think she ... Read more

19 hours ago by Heath Harrison.

Eleven new cases of COVID-19 in Lawrence County

On Tuesday, the Lawrence County Health Department reported 11 new cases of COVID-19, including four children. Among those, eight are female and three are male. ... Read more

2 days ago by Mark Shaffer.

Eye in the sky, state troopers to monitor work zones from the air

COLUMBUS — Thinking about driving fast to get out of a work zone since you don’t see any law enforcement officers on the road? You ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

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