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Timeline in 2008 Thomas case

• The body of Guy Thomas, 45, was found in the parking lot of the Ironton Police Department underneath the cruiser of officer Richard Fouts. ... Read more

53 mins ago by Multiple Authors.

Locals rally in wake of Floyd death: Ironton case is also raised at Huntington event

HUNTINGTON — Protests have taken place nationwide following the death of George Floyd and nearly 400 people gathered peacefully in Huntington on Saturday for what ... Read more

1 hour ago by Multiple Authors.

In a post-George Floyd America, it is time to listen

Ever gotten the wind knocked out of you? Or been unable to breathe for even a few seconds? There’s pain. There’s panic. There’s the desperation ... Read more

1 hour ago by Guest Columnist.

Community Calendar – 6/3/2020

Calendar items can be sent to briefs@irontontribune.com Wednesday Chesapeake BOE Meeting The Chesapeake Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. The ... Read more

2 hours ago by Sarah Simmons.

Announcements – 6/3/2020

Announcements can be sent to briefs@irontontribune.com — The City Mission will be giving out clothing every Wednesday in June from 8:45 a.m.–noon. All are welcome ... Read more

2 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Cancellations – 6/3/2020

Cancellations can be sent to briefs@irontontribune.com Dayton Malleable Retirees Luncheon Cancelled The Dayton Malleable Retirees summer luncheon, scheduled for June 18, has been has been ... Read more

2 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Today in History – 6/3/2020

Today is Wednesday, June 3, the 155th day of 2020. There are 211 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: • On June ... Read more

2 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Ashland to have downtown road projects

Crews will also be working on U.S. 23, U.S. 60 ASHLAND, Ky. — People driving through Ashland, Kentucky will see several road projects starting this ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Tyler Childers gets his name on Country Music Highway sign

Also buys a statue of disgraced lawyer PAINTSVILE, Ky. — Last Thursday was a red letter day for Tyler Childers. The country music star announced ... Read more

18 hours ago by Mark Shaffer.

CAO pick-up food program to help those in need

For the next few weeks, Lawrence Countians in need of food can get some help. The project is through the Ironton-Lawrence County Area Community Action ... Read more

19 hours ago by Mark Shaffer.

Coal Grove Townhouse reopens with reduced hours, social distancing

The Coal Grove Townhouse re-opened on Monday after being closed to the public since March 24, due to the coronavirus pandemic.   The office hours ... Read more

1 day ago by Mark Shaffer.

Townhouse open for business again

Coal Grove office will have reduced hours, social distancing The Coal Grove Townhouse re-opened on Monday after being closed to the public since March 24, ... Read more

2 days ago by Mark Shaffer.

New survey reveals divide in vital uses of internet in parts of southeast Ohio

ATHENS — A new Ohio University study brings needed attention to the digital divide issues in Appalachian southeast Ohio, a region lagging behind the rest ... Read more

2 days ago by Associated Press.

KY 538 closed Tuesday and Wednesday to thru traffic in Boyd County

BOYD COUNTY, KENTUCKY – Kentucky Department of Highways crews will close part of KY 538 (Shopes Creek Road) in Boyd County this week to replace ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Organizers work to create alternative to canceled fair

DeWine addresses issue at news conference ROME TOWNSHIP — The Lawrence County Fair is canceled for 2020 and supporters of 4-H members are working to ... Read more

4 days ago by Heath Harrison.

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