The Herald-Dispatch Ohio News RSS 2015-01-31T05:30:46-05:00 urn:uuid:3e3c293b-cc71-4988-b15f-06c61ae78cf6 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Man sentenced to 6 years for burglary By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0130_0130_courts 2015-01-30T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON - An Ohio man was sentenced Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court to six years in prison after pleading guilty to burglary.</p> Funds sought for courthouse replica project By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0130_0130_bicentennial 2015-01-30T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON - The Lawrence County Bicentennial Committee is seeking tax-exempt status to raise an estimated $250,000 to build a community building near the Ohio River that replicates the county&#39;s original courthouse.</p> Will you help 'Pack the Track' to win? The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_ACS 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> The American Cancer Society&#39;s Relay For Life movement unites millions of people around the world to fight every cancer in every community by raising funds to support the Society&#39;s lifesaving mission.</p> Lawrence property data mailers on the way The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_Stephens 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> Ohio Law, ORC 5713.01(B), requires that county auditors review the accuracy of all real property information on the county tax books every six years.</p> Remembering the 78th anniversary of the flood of 1937 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_Bicentennial 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> The Ironton Register described the devastation of the flood of 1937 vividly: &quot;mud covered streets, shattered windows, huddled refugees, bare house foundations, crumbling structures and roads covered by debris.&quot;</p> When it comes to fitness, embrace what works for you The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_HillCol 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> &quot;No one is perfect . . .absolutely no one. Like precious stones, we have a few flaws, but why focus on that? Focus on what you like about yourself, and that will bring you happiness and peace.&quot; - Richard Simmons</p> 'College Goal Sunday' set for Feb. 8 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_CollegeGoal 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON - In collaboration with the Ohio Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, Ohio University Southern Campus in Ironton will host &quot;College Goal Sunday&quot; at 2 p.m. on Feb. 8 in the Bowman Auditorium.</p> Lawrence County records The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_lawco 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> George R. Trout to Robert and Linda Dennis, a parcel in Union Township, $80,000.</p> Lawrence County: News in brief The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_LAWbriefs 2015-01-29T00:01:01-05:00 <p> Health department announces immunization clinics for 2015</p> Second fire at Sky Lake likely arson By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0129_0129_skylake 2015-01-29T00:08:56-05:00 <p> CHESAPEAKE, Ohio &#8212; The second fire this week at Sky Lake likely was arson, Chesapeake Fire Chief Ed Webb said.</p>