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May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Library hosts 'Buck-a-Bag' book sale

The Lawrence Herald

CHESAPEAKE - Briggs Lawrence County Public Library's Chesapeake branch is having a Buck-a-Bag Book Sale from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, today through Saturday, May 16.


May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

South Point Storage and U-Haul named to Top 100 dealerships in North America

The Lawrence Herald

SOUTH POINT - South Point Storage and U-Haul, owned by Mary Cogan, has been named to the Top 100 U-Haul dealerships in North America for the month of January.


May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Many options available for school-required immunizations

Courtesy of the Lawrence County Health


Now is the time of year our children are looking forward to summer break. Along with planning for summer vacations, camping trips, and lazy summer days, parents also need to be asking whether your child is up to date on school-required immunizations.


May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Man reports ex-employee broke into residence

PROCTORVILLE, Ohio - A Proctorville, Ohio, man was arrested Wednesday on a charge he broke into the home of his former employer while the victim was asleep, according to Lawrence County Sheriff Jeff Lawless.

May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Walk or run, but don't miss the fun

In several of my column pieces, I've written about the benefits of physical movement for all of us. Studies continue to demonstrate the value of physical motion every day, even if you just walk for 20 minutes daily. The truth remains: physical exercise pays off in so many ways. I have written about that. In this piece, however, I don't want to bore you with statistics or ratio numbers. I just want you to know that, whether you walk, run, bike or hike, the value of physical motion can be summed up in one word: fun!


May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Food pantry established at Fairland Schools

The Lawrence Herald

PROCTORVILLE - Members of the OAPSE/AFSCME Local 345 at Fairland Local Schools are making sure that no student has trouble focusing and learning in the classroom because of hunger.

May. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Ironton Child Welfare Club names Eddy winners for 2015

Courtesy of Carol Allen,

Ironton Child Welfare Club

IRONTON - The Ironton Child Welfare Club has announced the winners of the 2015 Eddy Awards.


May. 13, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Chamber: Chesapeake Bypass 'not dead' yet

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Twenty-nine years ago, Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce officials knew they had a problem when they made their first visit to Columbus to talk about building the Chesapeake Bypass, also called the Tri-State Outer Belt.

May. 12, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Faculty gets recognized at Rio Grande

The Herald-Dispatch

RIO GRANDE, Ohio - Each spring the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College honor three of its faculty for their exemplary work and dedication to the students of Rio.

May. 10, 2015 @ 01:30 PM

Bill would require bike helmets for kids in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state lawmaker wants to increase the use of bicycle helmets with a proposal that would require children 16 or younger to wear a helmet while riding their bikes.