$107 million project
3 Individuals Charged with Endangering Children
Nationwide crime spree ends in Lucasville, Ohio
Columbia Gas of Ohio to begin Robinson Avenue project
Three vehicle crash downtown
- The groundhog was wrong - 3:42 pm
- Local briefs - 3:35 pm updated: 3:42 pm.
- Mike Crabtree challenges Billy Spencer - 3:00 pm updated: 7:14 pm.
- Spay Day Feb. 28 - 2:01 pm
- Parking: fault or no fault? - 2:01 pm updated: 6:16 pm.
- Krogers adds Click List - 12:23 pm
- Medicaid finds nearly $200,000 in overpayments - 12:06 pm
- Splash park getting closer to reality - 6:57 pm
- 3 Individuals Charged with Endangering Children - 3:05 pm
- Auditor happy with new tax revenue - 2:25 pm
- Pump N Shop robber sought - 1:57 pm
- Portsmouth Junior High celebrates Black History - 5:13 pm
- The elephant in the room - 4:15 pm
- Main Street Portsmouth’s ‘Celebrate Portsmouth’ dinner set for March 9 - 3:33 pm
- Triplets turned 70 - 11:09 am
- Nationwide crime spree ends in Lucasville, Ohio - 10:35 am
- DOE extends Piketon comment period - 3:43 pm
- Columbia Gas of Ohio to begin Robinson Avenue project - 3:32 pm
- Now is the time for students to sign up for College Credit Plus - 3:28 pm
- Adopt-A-Park discussed - 2:47 pm
- Three vehicle crash downtown - 1:57 pm
- School Cancellation Notice for February 16, 2017 Scioto County Career Technical Center - 2:16 am
- View Story - 2:54 pm
- Security upgrades prompted by threats - 2:35 pm
- Honors Music Festival celebrates 75 years - 10:39 am
Auditor happy with new tax revenue
Usually when you predict something and are proven to be off a few bucks, you don’t talk about it, but that is not the case with Portsmouth City ...
Pump N Shop robber sought
The Portsmouth Police Department is asking for help from the public in identifying a man who got away with an undetermined amount of cash from a local...
Portsmouth Junior High celebrates Black History
Nearly 60 members of the community came together at Portsmouth Junior High School on Feb. 17 for an afternoon of Black History Month activities.Studen...
The elephant in the room
The elephant in the room when you discuss the financial success of the city is Fund 621, better known as the Sewer Fund. While all other funds are sho...
Main Street Portsmouth’s ‘Celebrate Portsmouth’ dinner set for March 9
Main Street Portsmouth (MSP) is gearing up for their annual Celebrate Portsmouth dinner, which will be held March 9.Celebrate Portsmouth is Main Stree...
Triplets turned 70
The Runyon triplets turned 70 on Feb. 15. They ad a birthday celebration, Sunday Feb. 12 at New Boston Community Center with family and friends. Georg...
Tennis claims historic first victory at Mount Vernon Nazarene
Shawnee State tennis began their season on Saturday, with the men’s team picking up a historic first win in program history and the women also c...
Golf hosts Shawnee State Early Bird Tournament
Shawnee State golf hosted the Shawnee State Early Bird Tournament on Monday afternoon, with the SSU men taking second place overall.Dagan Abdon was th...
Johnson surpasses career goal
When the South Webster Jeeps took the court Saturday, junior sensation Ellie Jo Johnson knew it was going to be a special day.South Webster had a chan...
Girls continue into district games
This past week saw many local girls basketball teams’ seasons come to end as they dropped out of sectionals. However, several teams fought throu...
It will be a busy week for boys basketball as they head into sectionals. Boys started sectionals last night; however several have still yet to hit the...
Challenger League registration set for Monday 27th
Kids around the nation are gearing up for some good ole’ American hot dogs, ball caps and home runs. Michelle King with District 11 Challenger L...
Celebrity chef, Dawn Scott and Sean Little bio
Names: Dawn Scott and son Sean LittleJob title and company: Dawn- Vice President at the Ralph F. Scott Funeral Home in PortsmouthSean- Seventh grade s...
Celebrity chefs, week one — ask the chefs
The 9th Annual Celebrity Chef Dinner and Silent Auction is Tuesday, March 14th, at the SOMC Friends Community Center, with doors opening at 6 p.m.This...
Celebrity chef, Pegi Wilkes and Trisha Schmidt bios
Names: Pegi Wilkes & Trisha Schmidt.Job title & company: Pegi is the Co-Director of Cirque d’Art Theatre and Trisha is also Co-Director ...
New Boston Local Schools honor roll
Glenwood Jr. High/High School Honor RollA-Honor Rlol – Samantha Gullett-Justice, RJ Hayes, Jeffrey Pierce, Morgan Hendrickson, Kayla Phipps, Ali...
Fall 2016 Dean’s List
Jeff Bauer, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Shawnee State University, has released the Dean’s List for the 2016 Fall Semester...
Trump and the media: Demolition derby
The traditional media have decided not to take President Trump’s insults lying down. After what may be the strongest — and to his supporte...
The pain of obesity
I finally got around to reading a book by my hero Albert Stunkard M.D., called “The Pain of Obesity” that was published in 1976, before I ...
Fly your kite — whatever age
Creating a simple life can be complicated. “Enjoy the simple pleasures,” is a common phrase encouraging us to cut out the excess, yet know...
The incredible reach of love
Someone once said in a song that Love is a many splendored thing, and in the realm and capacity of humanity it is true. I in my lifetime have seen and...
It was no coincidence
This is the last of a four part series about Joe. In part one, we considered the human instinct or impulse for adventure; about how it may be cloaked ...
Thank you Dr. Khraisha
Every once in a while in the course of covering a news story, I run into something that really impresses me.Last Saturday, Feb. 11, I attended an even...