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Woman shot after argument at South Point hotel on Sunday morning

Staff report   The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that took place early on Sunday morning at a South Point hotel. According ... Read more

2 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Fairland East Park project discussed

The Lawrence County Commissioners proclaimed May to be Older Americans Month in Lawrence County and then spoke with Jenni Lewis of the Area Agency on ... Read more

14 hours ago by Mark Shaffer.

ARTS AND CULTURE: Logan Halstead

Genre Style: Country Location: Boone County, West Virginia How did the project start?  I began writing at about 14 or 15. In December 2020, I ... Read more

14 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Memory Lane: 5-15-21

Scenes from our region’s past Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Trusting in your vet’s gut feelings

I had a feeling standing in the room. I was looking at a young terrier type dog. The owner was a young, very smart elementary ... Read more

1 day ago by Guest Columnist.

It’s going to get loud

This spring will see the return of cicadas after 17 years Sometime soon, cicadas, one of the loudest species in the world, is set to ... Read more

2 days ago by Mark Shaffer.

Pets of the Tri-State 5-15-21

Submitted photos from readers Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Lawrence County hosts clean up event

Tires, medications taken for disposal SOUTH POINT — Lawrence County saw a steady turnout by the halfway point of its clean up event at the ... Read more

2 days ago by Heath Harrison.

OU president stepping down after 11 years

Nellis will move to faculty position ATHENS — Ohio University president Dr. M. Duane Nellis announced on Thursday he plans to end his tenure as ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Georgia man arrested for bomb threats against Ohio schools

Two local sheriff’s offices are investigating a Georgia man for making bomb threats against schools. On Thursday, Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman said his office ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mother/son to graduate at ACTC’s Spring 2021 commencement 

ASHLAND, Ky. — A mother and son will get to celebrate a major milestone in each of their lives…together. Teresa Coffee, an Associate in Applied ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Age-progression image released in Megan Lancaster case

PORTSMOUTH — The Ohio Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Portsmouth Police Department on Thursday released an age-progression image of Megan Lancaster, a ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Lane closure set for on U.S. 60 at Summitt in Boyd County

FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. — A lane closure on part of U.S. 60 east at Summitt in Boyd County could cause traffic delays beginning next week. On ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

FOCUS: Fun in the Sun

Last weekend brought several outdoor events to Lawrence County and the busiest weekend since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Public meetings

Public meetings can be sent to briefs@irontontribune.com.   — The Aid Township Trustees will hold their regular monthly meetings at 8 a.m. on the third ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

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