PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- Two Dayton, Ohio, men were arrested over the weekend in Portsmouth and charged with trafficking in heroin, according to a news release from the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force.
IRONTON -- Two teens wanted on charges of murder and robbery in Bedford, Ind., were arrested Saturday -- 263 miles away in Ironton.
IRONTON -- A program that has provided more than $5 million for local projects, including school improvements and new ambulance and sheriff's office cruisers, is being threatened by bills currently before the Ohio legislature, Lawrence County Commissioner Steve Burcham said Thursday.
LUCASVILLE, Ohio -- Troopers from the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol made three separate traffic stops leading to felony drug arrests on Wednesday, according to a news release.
PROCTORVILLE, Ohio -- A 36-year-old Proctorville man was arrested at his home Wednesday evening on an indictment charging him with trafficking in heroin, according to the office of Lawrence County Prosecuting Attorney Brigham Anderson.
CHESAPEAKE, Ohio -- Staff in the office of State Sen. Bob Peterson, R-Sabina, will be at the Chesapeake branch of the Briggs-Lawrence County Public Library at 11054 County Road 1 from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday.
BURLINGTON, Ohio -- The Fayette Township Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire call at the Bob Evans restaurant in Burlington at 2:05 p.m. Thursday, according to a dispatcher for Lawrence County 911.
CATLETTSBURG, Ky. -- Nine people were sentenced to prison last week in Boyd County Circuit Court, according to the office of Commonwealth's Attorney David Justice.