The Herald-Dispatch Ohio News RSS 2015-04-21T04:18:19-04:00 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. Slip on County Road 32 By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-20T23:30:01-04:00 <p> Another slip is continuing to plague Brentwood Village and Chesapeake area residents.</p> <p> &#160;</p> 6 arrested in Portsmouth on drug charges By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-18T23:05:13-04:00 <p>PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - Six people were arrested last week at a Portsmouth apartment on drug charges, according to a release from the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force.</p> <p></p> Candidates file for office in Lawrence The Herald-Dispatch 2015-04-17T00:01:01-04:00 <p>IRONTON - Several candidates have filed for office in this year's general election in Lawrence County.</p> <p>Adam Gilmore and Jon Chris Collier filed as candidates for Lawrence Township trustee. Dennis Hankins, meanwhile, filed as a candidate for the Rock Hill Board of Education. || 0417_filed || IRONTON _ Several candidates have filed for office</p> Rain cuts down on Wheelin' Sportsmen crowd By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-17T00:01:01-04:00 <p> PEDRO, Ohio - Fish don&#39;t care about rain, but anglers sure do. Intermittent rain Thursday morning cut in half the size of the crowd for the 12th annual Wheelin&#39; Sportsmen fishing event at Lake Vesuvius when compared to last year&#39;s event.</p> <p> &#160;</p> 6th arrest made in Scioto break-ins By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - A sixth person sought b</p> More groups to help in cleanup By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>IRONTON - More groups have signed up this year than participated in last year's Lawrence Countywide Cleanup Day, said Dan Palmer, director of the Lawrence-Scioto County Solid Waste Management District.</p> <p></p> Lawrence County records The Herald-Dispatch 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Bernard P. Brammer et al to Timothy G. Butler, a parcel in Perry Township, $60,000.</p> <p>Home Federal Savings and Loan Association to Ladonna S. Schneider, a parcel in Union Township, $104,000.</p> <p></p> Ohio woman pleads guilty in drug case By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>IRONTON - A Coal Grove, Ohio, woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court to two counts of trafficking in drugs, but avoided a prison sentence.</p> <p></p> Fairland Little League opens with a parade The Herald-Dispatch 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>The Lawrence Herald</p> <p>PROCTORVILLE - There's nothing more American than baseball expect maybe a baseball parade.</p> <p>Fairland Little League had an Opening Day Parade on Saturday, April 11 through Proctorville. </p> <p></p> Lawrence County blotter By DAVID E. MALLOY 2015-04-16T00:01:01-04:00 <p>IRONTON The following information was compiled from Lawrence County Sheriff's Office reports:</p> <p>THEFT: An Ironton area man reported last week that someone stole jewelry and a Rolex watch from a residence in Perry Township. </p> <p></p>