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Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Detroit woman gets 5 years for drug trafficking

IRONTON - A Detroit woman indicted on charges relating to hiding about 350 Oxycodone tablets in a condom pleaded no contest Wednesday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court and was sentenced to four years and nine months in prison.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Troop 20 to host pancake breakfast

The Herald-Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - Troop 20 of the Boy Scouts of America will host its annual pancake breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 2 at Johnson Memorial United Methodist Church, 513 10th St., Huntington.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Varied approaches sought on drug abuse


HUNTINGTON - A group of proactive community members came together Wednesday afternoon to lay out ideas for a multifaceted "harm reduction plan" regarding the area's drug abuse problem.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

2 accused of using inmate's name to get pills

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - Two people indicted earlier this month have been charged with using the name of a person in prison to get prescription drugs, according to the office of Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Burglary, damage reported at school construction site

HUNTINGTON - The Huntington Police Department is investigating a burglary and destruction of property at the site of the former Beverly Hills Middle School in the 2900 block of Saltwell Road, which is being renovated into a new Expeditionary Learning school.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Lawrence County records

Sundeep Anand-John Mutgi, 27, and Nitisha Mulpuri, 28, Lawrence Township.

Duane Allen Walker Jr., 36, and Alicia Dawn Hamrick, 32, Lawrence County.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Chesapeake man arrested on burglary charges

IRONTON - The following information was compiled from Lawrence County Sheriff's Office reports:

BURGLARY: A sheriff's deputy arrested Michael R. Haye, 31, of County Road 123, Chesapeake, on a charge of burglary earlier this month and transported him to jail after receiving a call from a Union Township resident.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Companies to re-evaluate proposed cracker plant

The Associated Press

CHARLESTON - Brazilian petrochemical company Odebrecht and plastics maker Braskem say they will re-evaluate an ethane cracker plant they proposed to build in Wood County, West Virginia.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

MU celebrates environment, community on Earth Day

HUNTINGTON - There was one lesson that Capri Billings, with Marshall University's Sustainability Department, wanted people to take away from the Earth Day celebration on campus Wednesday.


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Man gets probation in TTA bomb threat

HUNTINGTON A Huntington man, judged to be "marginally competent," pleaded guilty Tuesday in relation to last year's bomb threat against a Tri-State Transit Authority bus route.