About Us

The Portsmouth Daily Times is a morning newspaper that is published every day except Monday and Christmas Day and circulates to five Ohio counties (Scioto, Adams, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike) and two Kentucky counties (Greenup, Lewis).

The editorial objective of the Portsmouth Daily Times is to provide complete, accurate and timely information to readers of the greater Portsmouth area. The newspaper has a strong focus on local news, but maintains a commitment to state, national and international news that pertains to our local readership or has significant news value.

Relating state, national or international news to our area is a priority, second only to local news coverage. Connecting the area to the world around it is essential to our idea of good newspapering.

The Portsmouth Daily Times is a member of The Associated Press and subscribes to the strict professional and ethical standards of the industry.

Reader feedback is welcomed and appreciated.