ASHLAND -- City police will increase their efforts to crack down on drunk drivers thanks in part to a federal highway safety grant, said Ashland Police Chief Rob Ratliff.
LUCASVILLE, Ohio -- Heroin and prescription drugs valued at $200,000 were confiscated following a routine traffic stop Wednesday night along U.S. 23 at Lucasville, according to a news release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
PROCTORVILLE, Ohio -- Students participating in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Symmes Valley High School will be Christmas caroling in the Proctorville area Saturday, Dec. 14.
PROCTORVILLE, Ohio -- The fourth grade class of Fairland West Elementary School will perform "Annie the Musical" at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.
IRONTON -- Community leaders and downtown building owners met Wednesday in Ironton to discuss converting unused second- and third-story spaces into apartments, some of them upscale.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- Two Scioto County men have been arrested this week on unrelated charges. One was arrested in a drug case while the other was arrested on charges he assaulted his grandmother and poured kerosene on her, according to Scioto County officials.
IRONTON -- For the second year in a row, 11-year-old Emily Neal didn't let a hearing problem stop her from winning the Lawrence County District Spelling Bee.
IRONTON -- The Lawrence County Jail Committee is scheduled to meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, to discuss hiring a consultant to come up with options on how best to deal with the overcrowded county jail.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hunters checked 22,620 white-tailed deer on Monday, Dec. 2, the opening day of Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.
IRONTON -- Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Nathan E. Lawson has been selected as the 2013 Trooper of the Year at the Portsmouth Post, according to a news release.