NEWS


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Small school, big heart
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Anuual fish fry is Friday
West Portsmouth man arrested for rape

West Portsmouth man arrested for rape

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his office received a call on July 10, 2016, stating that a 17 year old mentally handicapped girl...

August 26th, 2016 |  


OLBH introduces ‘Fit Families’

RUSSELL, Ky. — Fit Families is a free wellness program introduced by The Bon Secours Kentucky Health System which will be held at Our Lady of Be...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Health insurance rates through the roof

So you thought with a new government insurance plan, your rates would go down. After all that may be what you were told, but look again, rates are goi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


SOPA receives technology grant

Earlier this week, the Southern Ohio Port Authority (SOPA) was informed that they received a federal grant aimed at bringing enhanced technology and p...

August 26th, 2016 |  


USW speaks out for Clinton and Strickland

USW speaks out for Clinton and Strickland

FRANKLIN FURNACE — Members of the United Steel Workers Union (USW) at SunCoke Energy, Inc. and Haverhill North Coke Co. located at 2446 Gallia P...

August 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Lady Rebecca and the silver mine

Lady Rebecca and the silver mine

It’s a pretty steep climb from Hemlock Lodge to Natural Bridge,the great stone bridge with an arch that’s 78 feet long and 65 feet high.Bu...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Wheelersburg Pirates dominate Ironton Tigers

Wheelersburg Pirates dominate Ironton Tigers

WHEELERSBURG — “The Burg” is still the word when talking about the Wheelersburg Pirates and Ironton Fighting Tigers rivalry in footb...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Rock Hill Redmen ground Minford Falcons

Rock Hill Redmen ground Minford Falcons

MINFORD — Eager Falcons fans filled the stadium Friday evening in anticipation for the first game of the year against the Rock Hill Redmen. New ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


East Tartans tackle South Gallia Rebels, 49-16

East Tartans tackle South Gallia Rebels, 49-16

SCIOTOVILLE — The East Tartans celebrated a proud night Friday after starting the season with a well earned 49-16 victory over the South Gallia ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORESPortsmouth32Valley12 Ironton6Wheelersburg49 Rock Hill33Minford14 Paden City0Symmes Valley32 South Gallia16East49 Chesa...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Greenup County Musketeers and Russell Red Devils are heating up

Greenup County Musketeers and Russell Red Devils are heating up

Long-time rivals, the Russell Red Devils and the Greenup County Musketeers have spent the past week preparing for a scorching Week 1 non-conference ga...

August 26th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Justice finds success

2016-2017 School Lunch Policy

Minford Local School District has announced its 2016-2017 program for free and reduced-price meals for students unable to pay the full price of meals ...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


The New Boston Alumni Association held its 21st annual alumni banquet on Saturday, July 30, 2016. The 2016-17 Glenwood High School cheerleaders entert...

August 1st, 2016 |  


Maggot season harming pets

Myiasis, also called fly-strike, is one of the most painful conditions for pets that you’ve probably never heard of.When looking for a suitable ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


EPA responds to certification story

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has responded to a recent story in the Daily Times concerning the certification of the floodwall levee ...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Back in my radio days we used to hold drives in which we filled numerous trucks with cleaning supplies and other items to send to disaster victims as ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Unsung heroes of SOMC
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Commissioner Corner
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“I hope you are never satisfied”
A Better Way to Fight Poverty

A Better Way to Fight Poverty

You don’t have to look very far, from any spot in America, to see what poverty looks like. For many in poverty, another way of life is something...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Social media in times of crisis

Social media in times of crisis

My heart is breaking for the village of South Webster. When tragedy hits in a small community, it hits hard. I don’t really have the words to de...

June 16th, 2016 updated: June 16th, 2016. |  


I will heal their land

I will heal their land

I am honored this year to be the first to read scripture in the rotunda of the Scioto County Courthouse on Wednesday, May 4 at 12 noon, as a part of t...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Skin Cancer awareness month

What if I told you that there is a certain type of cancer that was 100 percent preventable? Now, what if I told you that this “preventive”...

April 29th, 2016 |  


The Commissioner’s Corner

The Commissioner’s Corner

First, let me apologize for my absence in writing over the last few months. First I had extensive eye surgery making reading and writing difficult. Th...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


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