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One person killed, several others injured in New Boston crash

NEW BOSTON, Ohio (WSAZ) -- One person was killed and several others injured in a crash in New Boston. It happened Friday at the intersection of Gallia Street and Taylor Avenue. Police say a man was driving east on Gallia Street when he ran a red light and crashed into another car. According to p

WSAZ - 2018-03-20 16:34:00

Two remain on the run after Grayson robbery

Grayson Police continue to look for two men following the armed robbery of the Exxon station on North Carol Malone Boulevard near I-64 Monday night. Grayson Police Chief Kevin McDavid said two men walked into the store and robbed the on-duty clerk at gunpoint, obtaining a small amount of cash. One s

JOURNAL-TIMES.COM - 2018-03-21 13:10:00

Dick Williams: On the beat at 80

Olive Hill Police Officer Richard "Dick" Williams, who drinks 12 to 15 cups of coffee and smokes a pack and a half of Capri cigarettes every day, likes to joke about his favorite part of being a law enforcement officer. "I like hooking up the electrodes ... " he said, grinning as he added a string o

JOURNAL-TIMES.COM - 2018-03-21 12:43:00

Meth found after traffic stop

Evidence seized from a vehicle after a traffic stop on Saturday. Officers found 38.51 grams of crystal methamphetamine and a syringe loaded with liquid methamphetamine in a suitcase in the back of vehicle. Drugs have street value of $12,000 A call to the police about a possible impaired driver lead

IRONTON ONLINE - 2018-03-21 08:00:00

CREATURE FEATURE: Greenup County, Kentucky, man brings wild animals to public

"We're going to see some special animals today," Dr. Des Covery told children gathered for a birthday party at the Highland Museum in Ashland. "I've been to different continents and seen special places," he said of the hunt for creatures he was about to present to them. Dr. Des Covery is the name us

IRONTON ONLINE - 2018-03-21 15:13:09

Woman arrested on drug charges in Greenup County, Ky.

GREENUP, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A woman was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop in the 600 block of Perry Street, Greenup Police say. Rolina Mason, 28, of Franklin Furnace, Ohio, was charged with possession of a controlled substance. Police seized suspected heroin, methamphetamines and multiple hyp


Student brings gun to Huntington elementary school, currently in custody

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A student showed up at school Wednesday morning with a handgun, interim Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial says. It happened at Central City Elementary School in West Huntington. The gun was quickly secured, and the student is in custody with detectives. "Everything is und

WSAZ - 2018-03-21 17:33:00

Grayson votes to close streets for Memory Days

Grayson City Council heard from Carter County Public Library Director Nellie Middleton during their regular session meeting last Tuesday. Middleton was there to ask the city for an increase in their share of funding for the library, from $18,000 to $25,000 in the next year to help support the hiring

JOURNAL-TIMES.COM - 2018-03-21 12:51:00

Several appear for drug cases

Several defendants appeared in Lawrence County Common Pleas Judge Charles Cooper's courtroom for drug cases on Friday. Tonia Y. Clark, 38, of 2422 S. Fifth St., Ironton, previously pleaded guilty to trafficking in drugs (methamphetamine), a third-degree felony, trafficking in marijuana, a fourth-de


2 jailed after traffic stop uncovers drugs

HUNTINGTON - A call about a man waving a large amount of cash in a vehicle led to felony possession charges when a state trooper stopped him in Huntington on Thursday. Antonio Ferrell, 26, of Van Buren Township, Michigan, and Gino Melvin Jones, 26, of Ypsilanti, Michigan, were jailed at 3:55 p.m. Th


Callihan bound over to grand jury

Albert Callihan, the suspected shooter in a recent incident at Grayson's Taco Bell, was in court last Wednesday for a hearing where Judge Rupert Wilhoit found probable cause to have his case bound over to the grand jury. Officer Roy Ison, with the Grayson Police Department, testified at the hearing


Lucasville man faces buglary charges

Randy Allen Price A Lucasville man is sitting in the Scioto County Jail facing several felony charges after being connected to a burglary that happened Tuesday night. Randy Allen Price, 32, has been served with a warrant for domestic court, and is now charged with aggravated burglary, obstructing o


Teachers rally in Ashland over pension cuts

Kentucky teachers are fighting to convince lawmakers not to vote for Senate Bill 1, which would cut their pensions. Friday night a crowd of hundreds lined 13th Street. Lora Stephens is blind and teaches kids who're visually impaired. She held a sign that said "Even I can see Senate Bill 1 is bad for


CMW tabbed to design splash pad

Morehead City Council has chosen CMW, Inc. of Lexington to develop a master plan for the new splash pad that is expected to be located on the new city park expansion. Pictured is a concept of the water feature that is being considered. CMW, Inc. of Lexington has been unanimously chosen by Morehead C


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