IRONTON -- The Lawrence County Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved a $10.5 million budget for 2014 that provides about the same money as the current year and avoids layoffs.
ASHLAND -- Ashland Community and Technical College Theater will present "A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley" at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, in the J.B. Sowards Theater at the College Drive Campus.
WHEELERSBURG, Ohio -- A Scioto County man was arrested Tuesday on two counts of breaking and entering and one count of possession of criminal tools, according to a release from the office of Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini.
IRONTON -- A Lawrence County man was sentenced Wednesday to a year in prison in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court for violating community control sanctions.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A Democratic lieutenant governor candidate in Ohio who faced hundreds of thousands of dollars in state and federal tax liens dropped out of the race Tuesday, saying his financial troubles were taking away from debate on important policy issues.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- Three people were arrested last week after the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force executed a narcotics-related search warrant at a residence in the 1600 block of 6th Street, according to a news release.
IRONTON -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has cleared the former Ironton Iron property for development, a move that will allow the city of Ironton to begin marketing the 24-acre parcel, Mayor Rich Blankenship said Monday.
CATLETTSBURG, Ky. -- Boyd County sheriff's deputies arrested a Boyd County man who told an informant he sold more than 3,000 oxycodone pills in the past few days, according to a news release from the sheriff's department.
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.