Ashland News

  • Toledo BladeMild winter reduced cargo at Port of ToledoToledo BladeFor many years, iron ore across Toledo's dock has gone to AK Steel mills in Middletown, Ohio, and Ashland, Ky. During its two years of operation, the new Magnetation iron smelter in Reynolds, Ind., had captured much of the Middletown business, but the ...

  • Concern rises over career center closuresWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky (WSAZ) -- In the days since Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's office announced the reorganization of the state's 51 career centers, and the possibility of closures and certain offices relocating, organizations have encouraged citizens to make ...

  • WSAZ-TVWorkers upset as Ashland, Pikeville, Maysville among Employment Offices on the moveWSAZ-TVThe Kentucky Career Center location in Ashland on Carter Street is likely to remain open. But going forward it will house three agencies, the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Office for the Blind and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act ...

  • WSAZ-TVOwner of cell phone store pleads not guilty to role in phone theft ringWSAZ-TVAPD says they responded to a call from Sprint to investigate an employee, Ryan Maynard, who police say admitted to stealing phones from store inventory and provided them to T.J. Sizemore to launder through “The Phone Store” in Ashland for a fraction of ...2 arrested, another sought in cell phone theft ring bustThe Independentall 3 news articles »

  • WSAZ-TVProtesters preach at crowd at Melissa Etheridge concertWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Protesters stood outside the Paramount Arts Center Tuesday night before the Melissa Etheridge concert, letting audience members know they didn't condone their choice to buy tickets. The rock singer is well known as a gay rights ...

  • The IndependentState removing workers from Ashland unemployment office, 30 othersThe IndependentASHLAND The state Education and Workforce Development Cabinet announced Tuesday it will remove Office of Employment and Training workers from the Kentucky Career Center in Ashland and 30 other offices as part of statewide reorganization effective ...and more »

  • City of Ashland rings in New Year with downtown partyThe IndependentShe said the ball drop is still one of the only ones in Kentucky. “We used to be the only one and I'm not sure if any other city does it or not.” The parks have rigged up the ball drop from a truck. “It's really pretty,” Dowdy said. “It drops about 20 ...

  • WSAZ-TVMan accused of trying to kill woman with vehicleWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky (WSAZ) -- A man is in jail after Ashland police say he intentionally ran over his girlfriend with his truck. According to police, the incident happened just before 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of Blackburn Avenue near Hager Elementary ...and more »

  • WSAZ-TVSearch for vehicle reported in Ohio River in Ashland called offWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ)-- Emergency crews have suspended the search for a vehicle overnight that reportedly went into the Ohio River in Ashland. The search is expected to begin again Tuesday morning. Ashland Police say a motorist driving across one of ...Vehicle Reported In Ohio River In AshlandLEX18 Lexington KY NewsPolice will continue search for car in Ohio River near AshlandWKYTRescue crews searching for person believed to have driven into Ohio River in AshlandWVAHall 8 news articles »

  • WSAZ-TVMan wanted in gas station armed robbery in AshlandWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- An arrest warrant has been issued for a man in connection with a gas station armed robbery that happened last week, Ashland Police say. Austin A. Childers is charged with armed robbery. Police say the incident happened Tuesday, ...and more »

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