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Ohio News

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Search is on for new Rio Grande president

RIO GRANDE, Ohio -- AGB Search has been hired to help find a replacement for Dr. Barbara Gellman-Danley as president of the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

OU program aims to help women smokers

IRONTON -- Women of child-bearing age will be the focus of an 18-month, quit-smoking campaign in Lawrence, Scioto, Gallia and Ross counties.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

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Abbott Home Care offering health screenings

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Police warn residents of drunk-driving scam

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- The Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is warning residents of a phone scam that is using the patrol's name in a non-existent attempt to solicit money for drunk-driving checkpoints.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Ironton man gets 10 years in prison on drug charges

IRONTON -- An Ironton man was sentenced to eight years in prison Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court in a drug case.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Scioto jail prisoners found with drugs

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- Two prisoners being held in the Scioto County Jail were charged with hiding drugs within their bodies, according to a news release from the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Roadwork to affect Ohio US 52 traffic

COAL GROVE, Ohio -- A $187,606 bench clean project is scheduled to begin next week on U.S. 52 near the two bridges connecting Ashland and Coal Grove, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Gallipolis training center branch opens

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio -- A training center that opened earlier this week in Gallipolis, Ohio, already has helped 17 people find a job, said State Rep. Ryan Smith, R-Bidwell.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

Discovered explosives bring US 23 to stop

RUSSELL, Ky. -- All four lanes of U.S. 23 near the construction of the new Ironton-Russell Bridge were closed to traffic for more than an hour-and-a-half Tuesday after old, undetonated explosives were found on a hillside rock cut, according to a news release from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Treasurer accused of taking funds from fire department

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- A Valley Township Fire Department firefighter and treasurer of the department was arrested Saturday on charges of taking several thousand dollars from funds that were earmarked to build a new fire department, according to the office of Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini.