Uecker tours Southern Ohio Academy

Ohio’s 14th District Senator Joe Uecker toured the Southern Ohio Academy on Friday, April 28, to learn about the program it offers to help stude...

April 30th, 2017 |  


State explains trafficking

Modern slavery is on the rise as human trafficking continues on the increase across the state. The National Human Trafficking Hotline (NHTRC) reported...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Painting in the dark

Painting in the dark

Brian Bays, of Wheelersburg, creates art as way of holding on to the “visual world.”Bays has a genetic disorder that causes dominant optic...

April 28th, 2017 |  


special program for Portsmouth residents

A pilot program from Columbia Gas of Ohio for Portsmouth customers can save homeowners money on their energy bills.“This is the Home Performance...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Road work

ROAD CLOSURECenter Street (CR2), in Porter Township will be restricted to one lane from Valley Street to Sun Valley Court on Wednesday, April 26 throu...

April 28th, 2017 |  


May 2017 Blood Drives

Monday, May 1 – Southern Ohio Medical Center (Micklethwaite Building Room 4, 1805 27th Street, Portsmouth) 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call 740-356-8352...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Crash injures two

Crash injures two

A Scioto County man was flown by helicopter to a Huntington, West Virginia hospital after a crash on Carey’s Run Road Thursday. Matthew Howard o...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Arbor Day Foundation names Portsmouth tree city USA

Portsmouth was named a 2016 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management and has received...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Protecting eyes from ultraviolet rays can prevent blindness

Many people know about the damage that ultraviolet (UV) rays can have on the skin, from sunburns to skin cancers. But many may not know about the dama...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Scioto Advantage opening this summer

NEW BOSTON — Scioto Health Plan is proud to announce that area school employees and their dependents covered by Scioto Health Plan will soon be ...

April 28th, 2017 |