Olive Hill, KYPosted by
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Daily Weather Forecast For Olive Hill

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Olive Hill: Saturday, July 31: Partly sunny during the day; while slight chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Chance of rain showers then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight chance of showers
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New Boston, OHPortsmouth Times

NBPD chief remains on leave

NEW BOSTON- The Village of New Boston’s Police Chief Steve Goins remains on paid administrative leave after officers filed Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Complaints more than six months ago. After an incident involving a former council member and an OVI crash, NBPD Chief of Police Steve Goins announced an internal...
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Portsmouth, OHPosted by
Portsmouth News Alert

Portsmouth gas at $2.94 per gallon? This is the cheapest fill-up in town

(PORTSMOUTH, OH) According to Portsmouth gas price data, you could be saving up to $0.21 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Bolands Mini Mart at 16709 Us Hwy 5. Regular there was listed at $2.94 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.15 at Blackburn's at 3520 Rhodes Ave, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Lewis County, KYlewiscountyherald.com

COVID guidelines released for Lewis County Schools

Lewis County Schools have released COVID safety guidelines for the return to school. Superintendent Jamie Weddington said the guidelines follow the Kentucky Department of Education and Kentucky Department of Public Health/CDC information. As these agencies update or change any of their guidance, the district will also update to ensure most...
Olive Hill, KYPosted by
Olive Hill Bulletin

Olive Hill gas price survey: Cheapest station saves $0.00 per gallon

(OLIVE HILL, KY) According to Olive Hill gas price data, you could be saving up to $0.00 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Speedway at 396 W Tom T Hall Blvd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.88 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Speedway at 396 W Tom T Hall Blvd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.88.
Scioto County, OHWOWK

Storm causes flooding, damage in Scioto County

SCIOTO COUNTY, OH (WOWK)—According to Scioto County Emergency Management, Thursday night’s storms caused multiple points of damage throughout the county. Power outages, flash flooding and several downed trees were all reported. The Director of Scioto County Emergency Management, Larry Mullins, said that Green Township was hit “particularly hard,” with reports...
Ashland, KYDaily Independent

Stump sinks teeth into local dentistry

ASHLAND From the beginning, Allison Stump was different. “Since my first dental visit at age 4, I have loved going to the dentist,” the Ashland native said. “I remember asking for ‘Dentist Barbie’ because I knew I would be a dentist one day.”. Now Stump is a dentist with the...
Ironton, OHIronton Tribune

FOOD: Making tacos, making friends

Murphy takes passion on the road with ‘Taco and Friends’ food truck. While his main job is in construction, Aaron Murphy of Ironton, always wanted to be in the food game. So about six weeks ago, he made the jump into the field of food trucks with one called “Taco and Friends.”
Scioto County, OHPortsmouth Times

Pet of the week: Bebe

The pet of the week this week is Bebe. One of the many dogs that have filled the Scioto County Dog Shelter up to capacity. Who says bald isn’t beautiful? Miss Bebe is finally getting her fur back. I believe I see some popping out on her back end. This girl gets a bath twice a week in medicated shampoo. She came in with a bacteria infection on her skin. Her whole tiny body looked like stone.
Portsmouth, OHspectrumnews1.com

How a Portsmouth garden is growing more than produce

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — The corn is three times their size, the peppers are bigger than their hands and some of the names of the veggies, they still struggle to pronounce. Yet, when they find their perfect harvest, their eyes grow big and their smiles even bigger. Carrying out a basket of produce half their weight is a victory.
Ashland, KYDaily Independent

G. SAM PIATT: Bugs, birds and the butterflies

In last week’s column I wrote about the absence of monarch butterflies from the butterfly bush in my yard, plus the fact that I have seen none anywhere. I asked for a response from anyone else who has noted such. “In response to the monarch question, I have seen none...
Oak Grove, KYwnky.com

Let’s Make A Meal – Garrison Oak Steakhouse

Located in Oak Grove, Ky., Oak Grove Gaming and Racing is a place to game, drink and eat. They have a range of restaurants, from a coffee shop to places with quick bites. Chief among their eateries is the Garrison Oak Steakhouse. We head there for a taste of their...
Ashland, KYDaily Independent

Appetizing Ashland Area: Fire it up!

Have you ever eaten until you’re full, but it is so delicious that you just keep lifting your fork? Your brain and your stomach tell you to stop, but your taste buds win the argument. That happens to me occasionally and usually at the same dining establishment. Smokin’ J’s Rib and Brewhouse, at 1320 Wolohan Drive just off I-64 in Cannonsburg — that’s the place I’m talking about.
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Pet of the Week: Wednesday

The Daily Independent’s Pet of the Week is Wednesday Layne. She is a 13-year-old Schnauzer who “loves to lay on her couch and watch out the back window because she is the self-proclaimed mayor of South Ashland,” according to owner Tina Wilkes. Wilkes says Wednesday’s favorite foods are “chippies and fries.” Wednesday enjoys long walks close to the cemetery, says Wilkes, “so she can sniff where the deer have been.” She “holds the keys” to her “mommy’s” heart, Wilkes said.