STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — A volunteer football coach whose Ohio house was the scene of a party that preceded the rape of a girl by two high school football players has pleaded guilty to violating probation.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Applause from the gallery was permitted Wednesday as the Ohio House gave final clearance to a bipartisan agreement to overhaul the way the state draws its legislative districts and sent it to voters, culminating years of difficult negotiations.
A wave of flu illnesses has forced some Ohio schools to shut down over the past week — and one even asked parents if they could volunteer and to help disinfect the school while students were kept home.
An additional $500,000 was added to Lawrence County's $10.7 million budget for 2015 despite protests from Auditor Jason Stephens that the transfer isn't proper.
A request for an additional $500,000 to be added to the 2015 budget to help pay to move the Lawrence County Jail to Franklin Furnace, Ohio, in April was unresolved following a Lawrence County Budget Commission meeting Monday afternoon.
The seven Family Medical Centers in Lawrence County have been named a national quality leader by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, according to a news release.
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — As a jury convicted an Ohio prisoner in the 2013 strangulation death of his cellmate this week, the slain man’s family filed suit against the state for failing to protect him.
IRONTON — A proposal to set aside another $500,000 to move the Lawrence County Jail to Franklin Furnace, Ohio, will be debated during a budget commission meeting at 1 p.m. Monday.
ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The second annual Big E Classic is scheduled to tip off this evening with games from middle school teams followed by seven high school games on Saturday.
IRONTON — An Ironton area man facing up to 13 years in prison, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court to trafficking in drugs and tampering with evidence.