NEWS


6:05 pm |    
Service scout
4:02 pm |    
Robbery suspect sought
1:56 pm |    
Medal of Honor Day
The ‘rock’ to be displayed

The ‘rock’ to be displayed

Remember the near border war that occurred over a rock pulled from the Ohio River and brought to Portsmouth? That war was instead played out in court ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Water break stopped

Water break stopped

When the water started gushing from the street on Glenwood Avenue Tuesday morning, it looked like it had the potential to be torrential. However, befo...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Farmer excited about apples

Farmer excited about apples

Local orchard owner Paul Fuhrmann says this winter’s weather patterns will hit local peaches hard but his apple production should increase.Fuhrm...

March 20th, 2017 |  


County sales tax revenue up

When your sales tax revenue goes up, it means two things - people are working and people are buying. Scioto County has received year-to-date, $3,366,5...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Importance of nutrition and physical activity

Nutrition is a vital component to our everyday lives. We need nutrition to keep us going; our bodies need food and drinks to enable us to do everyday ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Eight named All-Ohio
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Nine earn All-Ohio honors
All-SOC teams released

All-SOC teams released

During their stints as the girls basketball coaches at Notre Dame and Wheelersburg, respectively, J.D. McKenzie and Dusty Spradlin have proven themsel...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


SSU to add bowling

SSU to add bowling

Behind the direction of second-year SSU President Dr. Rick Kurtz, along with generous donors that have helped make the transition a reality, the athle...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Changing of the guard

Changing of the guard

Over his career, Delano Thomas has proven himself as a great student of the game of basketball — all while honing his skills as a teacher both i...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Panthers fall to Jaguars, 70-56

Remaining focused and poised in critical moments are key in any postseason runs that a team makes.On Friday evening, the Clay Panthers used that very ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


SSU players obtain honors

In addition to the conference accolades that the Shawnee State Bears’ women’s basketball team obtained for their play over the course of t...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Bears stunned by William Woods

The Shawnee State women’s basketball program had its season come to an end prematurely on Thursday afternoon, falling to William Woods (Mo.) 88-...

March 17th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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SCBDD Partners with CAO
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Community calendar

Minford Open Enrollment

Minford Local School District announces the following concerning Open Enrollment of non- resident students:Applications are available on the district ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Ohio Senate commends anniversary of Music Festival

The Executive Director of the Ohio Arts Council, Donna Collins, presented a commendation from Ohio Senator Joe Uecker during the 75th Annual Scioto Co...

March 19th, 2017 |  


SSU opens Chem. Lab

Shawnee State University offers help for any student enrolled in a chemistry class at the Chemistry Study Center, located in Room 341 in Massie Hall.T...

March 19th, 2017 |  


State Legislative Conference brings public education leaders to Statehouse

During today’s annual State Legislative Conference at the Statehouse, public education leaders heard from legislators about their views on publi...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Board Notes

The Green Board of Education will be holding their regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at Green High S...

March 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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What Trump’s budget blueprint gets right

When the White House put out its blueprint for the federal budget, which is notable for outlining $54 billion in cuts for domestic programs, shrieks o...

March 21st, 2017 |  


James Comey and the art of the shiv

Late in Monday’s marathon hearing of the House Intelligence Committee, FBI Director James Comey reminded the nation that he was something of a h...

March 21st, 2017 |  


What makes you eat?

What makes you eat?

There must be a powerful drive to eat. Who has time for multiple meals every day? How much of my life have I wasted pushing a cart in Kroger? At least...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Less salt — Less sugar

A sip of soup can be sublime or so salty that you’re tempted to spit it out. A bran muffin can be delicious or so sugar-drenched you lunge for a...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Planning will help you see green in retirement

Planning will help you see green in retirement

Social Security has been a cornerstone of financial security for over 80 years. As you might already know, a lifetime of measured discipline can ensur...

March 19th, 2017 |  


National Social Work Month

National Social Work Month

I would like to give a heartfelt thank you to all social workers for the amazing things they do every day. Social workers are highly educated, trained...

March 19th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA