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Bicycle giveaway seeks help

With donations down, less kids to receive bikes For nearly a decade, John Dickess, owner of Dickess Auto Repair, and Don Schwartz, manager of Advance ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, December 2, 2020 12:43 am

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Memorial service going virtual to help families during holiday season

For more than two decades, the Hall Funeral Home in Proctorville has had a remembrance ceremony in December for families to honor the relatives and ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 2:30 pm

COVID-19

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in county

At their meeting on Tuesday, the Lawrence County Commissioners discussed the COVID-19 situation with Lawrence County Health Department director Georgia Dillon. On Nov. 22, the ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, November 28, 2020 12:57 am

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Small Business Saturday returns with virtual twist

Small Business Saturday in downtown Ironton is this weekend, but like every event this year, it is going to be different. Ironton aLive is once ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 3:30 am

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Holiday food box giveaway

Harvest for the Hungry will be having its annual Thanksgiving box giveaway on Tuesday at the First Church of the Nazarene. It will be a ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, November 21, 2020 4:19 am

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PureCycle to be listed on NASDAQ

PureCycle Technologies LLC has merged with another company and the new corporation plans on selling public stocks on the stock market. The announcement came on ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, November 21, 2020 3:40 am

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Public asked to take precautions as COVID-19 cases surge

During their online meeting on Tuesday, the Lawrence County Commissioners discussed the recent surge of COVID-19 cases in the county. Lawrence County Health Department director ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, November 14, 2020 1:16 am

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Lawrence County offices limit access because of COVID-19

Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases, the Lawrence County Courthouse began the public’s access in an effort to protect workers. People will only be ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Friday, November 13, 2020 1:36 pm

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Veterans Day 2020: Group wants to create museum

A group of people are continuing their work of creating a place for Ironton-born World War I ace pilot Col. William “Bill” Carpenter Lambert. Formally ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 4:06 am

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Veterans Day 2020: Wreaths Across America looking for donations

This year, the local celebration of Wreaths Across America will be Dec. 19. Every year, hundreds of people gather at the Soldiers Plot in Woodland ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 2:59 am

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OUS assistant director of maintenance and operations is U.S. Army veteran

Gary Payne, the assistant director of maintenance and operations at Ohio University Southern, served in U.S. Army in Vietnam. He was born in Ironton, but ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:05 pm

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Lawrence County sees another large spike in COVID-19 cases

Lawrence County saw another big spike in positive COVID-19 on Saturday with 42 new cases. That came one day after the county saw its highest ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Sunday, November 8, 2020 1:11 pm

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Country takes the stage at PAC Saturday

Steel Woods, Channing Wilson and Dustin Burchett with Kentucky Clear set to perform ASHLAND, Ky. — Music returns to the Paramount this weekend with three ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Saturday, November 7, 2020 12:10 am

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45 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Friday, 32nd COVID-19 death

On Friday, the Lawrence County Health Department reported a COVID-19 death and 45 new case of the novel coronavirus.   The new cases include 23 ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Friday, November 6, 2020 7:17 pm

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Active COVID-19 cases now at 255 in Lawrence County

The number of positive COVID-19 cases were trending higher than ever in Lawrence County this week with 20 percent of Lawrence Countians who have been ... Read more

by Mark Shaffer, Thursday, November 5, 2020 6:58 pm

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