22, Nov 2014 - Franklin, OH Lawrence board reviews jail lease proposal
IRONTON — A proposed lease for the former youth prison in Franklin Furnace, Ohio, that Lawrence County officials want to use for a county jail would begin April 1 of next year.
11, Oct 2014 - Pike, OH $100,000 bond set for two men charged in robbery
IRONTON -- Bond was set at $100,000 for two Coal Grove, Ohio, men charged with aggravated robbery, according to Mike Gleichauf, an assistant Lawrence County prosecuting attorney.
02, Apr 2014 - Lawrence, OH Pratt to head up group tasked with jail solutions
IRONTON -- Lawrence County Commissioner Bill Pratt will head up a group working on the county's jail problems and work with representatives of the STAR Community Justice Center to take over the former Ohio River Valley youth prison in Franklin Furnace, Ohio, and possibly hold Lawrence County prisoners.