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South Point to honor newest Hall of Fame class - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — South Point High School and the South Point High School Hall of Fame committee are pleased to announce the 2019 class of the South Point ...



South Point roundabout expected to open Friday - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — It's been a much-anticipated day for residents of South Point, and the roundabout at the Solida Road interchange is about to open. Lawrence ...



New-look Pointers begin '18 with roster of 37, optimism for success  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - When South Point High School's football team lined up for the first practice Monday, it did something it couldn't do almost all of last season ...



Former South Point QB Morrison happily trades throws for catches  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - In the movies, all the boys want to be the quarterback, but in real life, South Point High School's Joel Morrison is happy to give the.



Solida Road construction continues - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — Construction has been under way since the first week of August and things are really beginning to take shape at the roundabout at the Solida ...



New South Point refractory plant represents future of industry, officials say  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - The new $30 million HarbisonWalker International manufacturing plant in South Point, Ohio, is a real game-changer, according to Carol ...



Sorghum festival returns to South Point  Huntington Herald Dispatch

The South Point Sorghum Bluegrass Festival is set for Saturday, Sept. 15, on Township Road 161 behind South Point High School. Gates open at 6 a.m. and the ...



South Point High announces '18 hall of fame inductees  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT - South Point High School and the South Point High School Hall of Fame committee have announced the 2018 class of the South Point High ...



Solida Road Project gets underway - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — The Ohio Department of Transportation has begun work on the U.S. 52/Solida Road interchange in South Point and drivers can expect to deal ...



Festival of Trees kicks off Thursday - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — The Lawrence County Festival of Trees and Christmas Market, sponsored by A&L Home Care and Training Center, LLC, will take place Friday ...



Bellacino's breaks ground in South Point - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — The Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation hosted a groundbreaking on Tuesday for the new Bellacino's Pizza and Grinders ...



New coach, new players raise Pointers hopes  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio — The coaching staff isn't the only set of new faces on the South Point sideline. Just seven of the Pointers' 36 players played for the team.



South Point students hold anti-gun violence protest  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio — It's been 19 years since 13 people were shot and killed inside Columbine High School — often considered the bellwether event for the ...



New STEM+M school opens Monday in South Point  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - Jacob Cremeans' parents let him choose the high school he wanted to attend when the family moved from Russell, Ky., to Chesapeake, ...



Finley settles into new role as judge - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Lawrence County Common Pleas Judge Christen Finley has been on the job for a little over month and says she is getting acclimated to her new position.



Food drive taking place throughout county - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

The Avenge Hunger Food Drive, conducted by Armstrong, is currently taking place throughout Lawrence County to benefit the Backpack Buddies organization of ...



Gifford tapped as new coach  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - James Gifford drew a crowd in the hallway outside the South Point High School gym Friday evening before the Pointers' boys basketball ...



Lawrence County Commissioner Pratt dead at 45 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Sheriff: Gunshot wound appears self inflicted. CHESAPEAKE — Lawrence County Commissioner Bill Pratt died Friday, after suffering what the Lawrence County ...



HarbisonWalker has grand opening today - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — Workers were assembling an event tent at HarbisonWalker International's new South Point plant on Monday, in anticipation for today's ribbon ...



Tri-State STEM+M finds success in its first year  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio — There is no bell that rings at the Tri-State STEM+M Early College High School. But like clockwork every morning at exactly 7:50 a.m., ...



Finley defeats Capper for common pleas judge - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

While national media were projecting Democrats were set to gain control of the U.S. House election on Tuesday night, in Lawrence County the sweep went the ...



4 Local Marching Bands Compete in Bands of America Grand National Competition  WOWK

Four marching bands from our viewing area are in Indianapolis to compete in the Bands of America Grand National Competition.



South Point selects 5 to inaugural HOF class - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

South Point High School and the South Point High School Hall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce the inaugural class of the South Point High School ...



Teachers hired for new STEM+M public school in South Point  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - Two teachers have been hired to work at the new Tri-State STEM+M public school, on track to open Aug. 14, its principal said.



Hornets face top-ranked Hawks in regional semifinals - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. ATHENS, OH — Welcome to the Sweet 16. The Ohio High School Athletic Association's version of the postseason ...



Groups to work on business incubator - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

The City of Ironton, Ohio University and others are in discussions about the possibility of bringing a business incubator to Lawrence County. The idea comes ...



UNC Football landed two four-star wide receivers in the first week after 2019’s Signing Day  Tar Heel Blog

It was quite the week for the football program, which got a running start to the class of 2020 while the basketball staff remains patient for the class of 2019.



South Point man rejects final offer in sex case - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

A South Point man accused of sexual misconduct with a minor rejected the state's final offer in Lawrence County Common Pleas Judge Charles Cooper's ...



3 sentenced to prison in common pleas - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Three defendants were given prison sentences this week in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court. • Ronald R. Harmon Jr., 34, of 1173 County Road 1, Lot 8, ...



Hornets win district title, beat Waterford for regional berth - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. ATHENS, OH — They're baaaack! Not only that, the Coal Grove Hornets are back-to-back district champions for the ...



Gaston teacher steps into classroom for 50th year  Gaston Gazette

For the past 50 years, her passion for teaching has been rivaled only by an enduring devotion to her students.Mamie Chisholm begins her day shortly after 5 ...



The Voice of the Convo: Horvath calls out 'Basketball 30' - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. ATHENS, OH — There is an energy that fills the Ohio University Convocation Center during the high school ...



UPDATE: Funeral Arrangements Set for South Point Teens Killed in Crash  WSAZ-TV

Funeral arrangements have been set for two teenagers from South Point who were killed following a crash last weekend.



'The Pizza Shoppe' opens in South Point - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — A new option for pizza is available in South Point, as The Pizza Shoppe had its grand opening on Monday. “I've been in the industry for 15 ...



South Point man indicted for rape, kidnapping - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

A South Point man is facing a seven-count indictment, including charges of rape, burglary, kidnapping and more, after a Lawrence County grand jury recently ...



Crash kills South Point student  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio – A junior at South Point High School has been killed and another student is in critical condition after two vehicles collided on U.S. 52 ...



Ironton man indicted in rape case - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

An Ironton man was arrested on Christmas Day and charged with first-degree felony rape for his involvement with a girl under the age of 18. Clarence Felty Jr.



Spring Valley All-Stater Chafin signs as preferred walk-on at WVU  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SPRING VALLEY - At one point in time, playing outside as a child was something Owen Chafin couldn't do, but the Spring Valley High School running back ...



Top-ranked Hawks turn back Hornets in regionals, 70-39 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. ATHENS, OH — There's a reason Berlin Hiland is ranked No. 1. Hiland (26-1) came into Tuesday's Division IV ...



Murder suspect pleads guilty to all 13 counts - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Lawson went to Walmart, Taco Bell after slayings. The suspect in a 2017 quadruple murder pleaded guilty to all 13 charges and accompanying specifications ...



Bull sadly deflates yoga ball while playing, gets new one  FOX 46 Charlotte

A longhorn bull at an animal sanctuary in Texas accidentally popped his beloved red ball — but luckily, a replacement soon came his way.



Director of new Tri-State STEM+M school hopes to prepare students  Huntington Herald Dispatch

As a longtime science teacher at Fairland High School, followed by teaching science and then becoming an administrator at South Point High School, Jayshree ...



Bus crash in Ohio sends 12 to hospital | Ohio News  Huntington Herald Dispatch

CHESAPEAKE, Ohio - Eleven South Point High School students attending classes at Collins Career Center and a bus driver were taken to a Huntington hospital ...



South Point, Ohio, resident uses DDP Yoga to heal herself, others  Huntington Herald Dispatch

CHESAPEAKE, Ohio - Mary Beth Callicoat is quick to say she has been mentally and physically broken most of her life. Growing up uncoordinated, nonathletic ...



A project for pets - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

From a young age, the students who attend St. Lawrence Elementary School are taught to focus on *service* to others. While others generally means people, for ...



Commissioner alleges threats - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Friday saw a legal proceeding in the court of Magistrate D.L. McWhorter with Lawrence County Commission President Bill Pratt, Republican, asking for ...



UPDATE: Driver agrees to plea deal in school bus crash that injured 10  WSAZ-TV

UPDATE 6/8/16 @ 11:25 a.m.. IRONTON, Ohio (WSAZ) – A teen driver charged in connection with a school bus crash that injured 9 students and the bus driver ...



New season, new coach  Portsmouth Daily Times

The 2018 football season for the Sciotoville East Tartans will feature a new head football coach, but not an unfamiliar face in the community with Matt Mil.



Veteran coach Barnes takes over Flyers boys hoops  Huntington Herald Dispatch

IRONTON — After a two-year pursuit, Ironton St. Joseph High School hired Chris Barnes to coach its boys basketball team. Barnes, a South Point Middle School ...



Flood hits hard - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Heavy rain has caused severe flooding along the Ohio River, and numerous areas throughout Lawrence County have seen the rapid rise of water, bringing road ...



Potholes an issue with temperature changes - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

With temperatures going from sub-zero to highs near 60 in Ohio over the next few days, along with rain and snow mixed in, conditions are prime for the formation ...



$1M bond set in Kitts Hill murder case - The Tribune | The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

A man accused of murder pleaded not guilty and had his bond set at $1 million on Friday morning. James W. Moore, 49, of 555 Township Road 252, Ironton, ...



Seven charged in South Point investigation - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — Seven people face multiple charges in connection with the investigation of what South Point police describe as a retail theft ring.



Enrollment open for new STEM+M Academy - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — Enrollment is open for the new Tri-State STEM+M Academy and faculty say the numbers are meeting expectations. “We have several sign ups ...



Man gets six years in rape case - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Four others sentenced on drug charges. Corey A. Powell, 21, of Proctorville, appeared before Judge Charles Cooper on Wednesday morning and was ...



Home health care provides woman with independence  Gaston Gazette

By her own description, Dimpal Patel is "your typical 23-year-old."She was recently graduated from UNC Charlotte with a bachelor's degree in marketing.



Pointers pitch shutout to break football losing skid  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - History suggested South Point High School would lose its football game with Roane County on Friday.



Edelman voted Super Bowl MVP - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

ATLANTA (AP) — Julian Edelman was forced to watch only as a spectator as his disappointed New England Patriots teammates trudged off the field a year ago ...



Cold weather? South Point-Hibriten wont be anything like 1979  Gaston Gazette

LENOIR - When South Point visits Hibriten on Friday in the Western N.C. 3A title game, weather forecasters are predicting the coldest temperatures of the fall.



Hundreds pay respects to Ohio teen killed in crash  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio — In her too short 17 years of life, Sara Ann Thoman touched the lives of thousands in the Tri-State. At the front entrance of South Point.



Police Reports-08/24/17 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

... • Shane A. Bostic, 28, Ironton, driving under suspension, Aug. 17. • Jennifer A. Pennington, 34, Ashland, Kentucky, warrants, Aug. 17. • Preston L. Curry, 41, ...



Pritchard graduates Air Force basic training | Ohio News  Huntington Herald Dispatch

U.S. Air Force Airman Christian A. Saucier Pritchard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.



Marching Thunder to host Marching Band Competition Saturday at Joan C. Edwards Stadium  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON – Marshall University's marching band, The Marching Thunder, will host 23 high school bands for its annual marching band competition Saturday ...



Sport of disc golf growing in region  Huntington Herald Dispatch

It was a sloppy muddy mess of a Tuesday afternoon in February as sheets of rain fell out of a gunmetal gray sky. But Jeff Harshbarger and his 41-year-old son, ...



Southeastern wins Babe Ruth title  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - With no Babe Ruth program in South Point, Brody Blackwell decided to cross the Ohio River and join the Huntington Southeastern program.



LCT begins new bus routes - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

With the contract between the Lawrence County Transit, part of the Lawrence County Port Authority, and the Tri-State Transit Authority (TTA) set to expire, the ...



Holzer honors high school science students  Daily Sentinel

OHIO VALLEY — Holzer Health System recently honored outstanding local high school science graduates at its 35th Annual High School Science Awards Ban.



Report: Teacher, student involved in fight at school  WCNC.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A shocking fight between a teacher and a student was caught on camera in Charlotte. Students said the brawl happened Monday morning ...



Nearly 150 students participate in Lawrence County Science Fair  Huntington Herald Dispatch

SOUTH POINT, Ohio - Eye color, dance steps, growing lima beans and the best methods of cooling down a can of soda pop were among the 135 science fair ...



DBHS guitar-making program finishes successful first year - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

COAL GROVE — An afterschool guitar-building program at Dawson-Bryant High School, started by technology teacher Tyler Waller, finished its first year on a ...



University of Rio Grande Summer Sports Camps - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

MEN'S BASKETBALL: The University of Rio Grande men's basketball program will wrap up its 2018 summer camp schedule with the annual Hard Work Camp, ...



South Point shop owner arrested - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SOUTH POINT — The owner of a tattoo parlor and retail shop got an unexpected birthday present — an arrest warrant from the Lawrence County Drug Task ...



Oaks outlast Redmen in non-league game - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. PEDRO — The Rock Hill Redmen had plenty yardage and plenty of points. But they also had a few more mistakes ...



Body found at Greenup dam tentatively ID'd as missing Ironton man - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

LLOYD, Ky. — On Friday morning a body was found at the Greenup Locks and Dam in Lloyd, Kentucky, and Ironton police have tentatively identified it as ...



Kids learn art of disc golf  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - If aren't going outside to play this summer, it sure isn't Andy Harshbarger's fault.Harshbarger, in addition to coaching a youth baseball team that ...



Marijuana dispensary sought - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

One unexpected development at the Ironton City Council meeting on Thursday was a woman who came before council to get a resolution to open a marijuana ...



Lawson trial date pushed back - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

The trial date for accused Decatur Township quadruple homicide killer Arron Lawson, 23, of Pedro, was pushed back following a defense motion hearing Friday ...



POLICE REPORTS/JAIL LOG - 4/13/16 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Blake King, 26, of 80 Township Road 1205, Proctorville, probation violation April 11 by the Adult Probation Department. — Tanner Williams, 20, of 905 Center St.



Webb takes helm at City Mission  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - Mitch Webb's path to becoming the new executive director at Huntington City Mission began from talking to himself.



County may get medical marijuana grow facility - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

The state of Ohio announced its second round of provisional Level I medical marijuana cultivation licenses, and Lawrence County is one of 13 places listed that ...



Absentee voting begins in Ohio - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Absentee voting in Ohio began on Tuesday morning for the May 8 primary. And as is tradition in Lawrence County, two members of the Board of Elections were ...



Riverside Recovery moves inpatient services to South Point location - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

CHESAPEAKE — Riverside Recovery Services, which opened a local drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in Chesapeake, have moved its outpatient offices to ...



Marshall University Bands hosts annual Tri-State Marching Festival  Huntington Herald Dispatch

The Herald-DispatchHUNTINGTON - High school marching bands from around the Tri-State converged Saturday for a day of spirited competition at Joan C.



Severe flooding affects area - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Heavy rain has caused severe flooding along the Ohio River, and numerous areas throughout Lawrence County have seen the rapid rise of water, bringing road ...



Portsmouth bypass nears opening - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

SCIOTOVILLE — Those traveling from our region to Columbus will soon see their drive time cut down significantly. The Portsmouth Bypass, formally known as ...



As a kid in NC, she ‘couldn’t Google gay stuff.’ On TV, she’s out — and a rising star.  The Charlotte Observer

Fortune Feimster never set out from Belmont to become a star. But her college graduation speech sparked a series of fortunate events that led her to Hollywood, ...



Local, statewide issues on upcoming ballot - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

There will be two statewide ballot issues on the November ballot. The ballot will also include races for local offices. Local and state races on the November ballot ...



Holzer recognizes students at science awards banquet  Gallipolis Daily Tribune

OHIO VALLEY — Holzer Health System recently honored outstanding local high school science graduates at its 34th annual High School Science Awards Ban.



MMA fighter from NC gets unexpected benefit from bathroom incident on live TV  Charlotte Observer

The puns have been merciless since an MMA fighter from Cramerton had the unfortunate experience of defecating during a match Sunday in Oklahoma City, ...



Charleston to host state marching band competition  Huntington Herald Dispatch

CHARLESTON — The seventh annual West Virginia Marching Band Invitational Championship will feature high school bands from around the state on Saturday ...



Ironton In Bloom Yard Tour set for next Sunday - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Ironton In Bloom is inviting the community to see some of the most unique backyards and gardens the city has to offer during its annual “Over the Backyard ...



Unsolved, but not forgotten - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Though the case is now more than 8 years old, the unsolved murder of an elderly Ironton woman is still just as vivid to those working to bring the killer to justice.



Jaguars sign WR Montay Crockett  WJXT News4JAX

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed first-year WR Montay Crockett, the club announced Wednesday. To make room on the roster, the team waived/injured WR ...



Adena ends Panthers tourney run in D3 district finals, 53-40 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Jim Walker jim.walker@irontontribune.com. ATHENS, OH — The Chesapeake Panthers continued their ride through the postseason tournament right into the ...



Gas pipeline project to begin in 2019 - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

An upcoming project by TransCanada to replace a natural gas pipeline through the center of Lawrence County, as well as Jackson County and part of Vinton ...



Pure imagination - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

They have been at it for two weeks and, tonight, students in the summer production camp at the Paramount Arts Center will show their skills to the public.



Lawrence County's Most Wanted - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Adult probation agency asking for community's help. When the Lawrence County Adult Probation Agency teamed up with The Tribune four years ago to find the ...



Families haunted by slaying of 4 teens  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON -- Dorothy Jackson was asleep Sunday, May 22, 2005, when her telephone rang. It was tragedy on the other line. The caller had heard gunshots ...



Outstanding science students honored by Holzer Health | Ohio News  Huntington Herald Dispatch

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Several Lawrence County high school students were among those honored by Holzer Health System as outstanding science graduates at ...



Three arrested for drugs - The Tribune  Ironton Tribune

Burglars arrested after picture appears online. The trick was on a couple of people who were arrested on drug charges on Halloween night. On Oct. 31, Ironton ...



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