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PROFILE: Two centuries strong (WITH GALLERY)

Solida Missionary Baptist Church roots go back to 1823 Solida Missionary Baptist Church has a long history, with ...


Sixth Street Bridge closure is delayed

Painting company working out final details CHESAPEAKE — The closure of the bridge connecting Chesapeake and Huntington, West ...


WNF campgrounds, trails to open soon

Recreation season begins on April 7 PEDRO — On April 7, the Wayne National Forest will kick off ...


Memoralizing the pets we’ve lost

Because we don’t have a full-time vet at the Animal ER, I am working shifts there. I am ...


Dawson-Bryant wins county Quiz Bowl competition

Tournament was Tuesday at OU’s Proctorville Center ROME TOWNSHIP — Tuesday was the culmination of a great year ...


PROFILE: New name, new location, same mission

Lawrence County Senior Center continues to serve ROME TOWNSHIP — In December, just days shy of Christmas, a ...


Broadway Nights concert series coming to Ashland this summer

Will be held on fourth Fridays ASHLAND, Ky. — Visit AKY is proud to announce “Broadway Nights,” a ...


King’s Daughters first to offer Aveir pacemaker

ASHLAND, Ky. – ASHLAND, Ky. – King’s Daughters Medical Center is pleased to now offer Abbott’s new Aveir ...


Johnson introduces RAIL Act

Bipartisan bill looks to improve train safety U.S. Reps. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, and Emilia Strong Sykes, D-Ohio, introduced ...


South Point man sentenced to prison for attempted murder of ex-girlfriend

Staff report A South Point man accused of shooting at his ex-girlfriend last August was sentenced to 15½ ...


Public comment sought on transporation needs in region

WAVERLY — The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission will have a public meeting 4–6 p.m. on Tuesday, April ...


Lawrence County gets $250K in funding

Grants announced by House Speaker Stephens COLUMBUS — The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission will receive $250,000 in ...


Veteran gets a mortgage-free home

Hart was wounded in Afghanistan in 2011 SOUTH POINT — Former U.S. Army Specialist Aaron Hart received the keys ...


Melini is expanding menu, seating options

Restaurant has been in downtown Ironton since 2006 Melini Italian Ristorante, a longtime focal point of dining in ...


Memory Lane 3-22-23

Scenes from our region’s past

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