The Herald-Dispatch Ohio News RSS 2014-12-22T15:07:46-05:00 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. Abandoned mobile home burns in Chesapeake By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1221_1221_fire 2014-12-21T00:01:01-05:00 <p>CHESAPEAKE, Ohio Firefighters with the Chesapeake-Union Township volunteer fire department responded to a fire at an ab ... </p> OU Southern registering for spring semester The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1221_1221_ous 2014-12-21T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>IRONTON Ohio University Southern is registering students for the upcoming spring semester, which b ... </p> Homemade baked goods without all the baking By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1221_1221_cookies 2014-12-21T00:01:01-05:00 <p>SOUTH POINT, Ohio Homemade baked cookies and candy without the baking part is a pretty good deal as far as Sue Balandra ... </p> Ohio speaker exits after almost 4 decades in House The Associated Press urn:uuid:2b59f1b2-ed8a-469b-aa69-33a1844459f9 2014-12-20T15:44:40-05:00 <p> COLUMBUS, Ohio &#8212; After nearly four decades as a state lawmaker, House Speaker William Batchelder has laid down the gavel in the job he had long sought.</p> School nurse wins award By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1220_1220_scott 2014-12-19T23:29:10-05:00 <p> Ironton school nurse Annette Scott has been named the Ohio School Nurse of the Year.</p> Scioto man arrested on meth charges By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1219_1219_scioto 2014-12-19T00:01:01-05:00 <p> SOUTH WEBSTER, Ohio &#8212; A Scioto County man was arrested Wednesday on meth charges, according to the office of Sheriff Marty V. Donini.</p> Ironton man indicted on murder charges By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1219_1219_indicts 2014-12-19T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON &#8212; An Ironton man was indicted Thursday on a murder charge, one of two indictments returned by a Lawrence County grand jury.</p> Paul Isgett promoted to sergeant at Ironton Post The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1219_1219_trooper 2014-12-19T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON &#8212; Trooper Paul D. Isgett was promoted to the rank of sergeant Thursday at the Ironton post of the Ohio Highway Patrol.</p> Coal Grove man gets nine years in prison By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1219_1219_adams 2014-12-19T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON &#8212; A Coal Grove, Ohio, man convicted of aggravated robbery following a three-day trial earlier this month will spend nine years in prison.</p> Lawrence County budget approved without debate By DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1219_1219_comish 2014-12-19T00:01:01-05:00 <p> IRONTON &#8212; For the first time this week, a budget proposal sailed through the approval process in Lawrence County.</p>