Transform your ideas about the library:

This week, the Portsmouth Public Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are tr...

April 6th, 2017 |  


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April 5th, 2017 |  


Entertainment Calendar

April 6The Texas Tenors will be performing at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts, 940 2nd Street, Portsmouth beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are availa...

April 5th, 2017 |  


‘Boss Baby’ bombs

Good news, everyone: “The Boss Baby” isn’t as bad as the advertising makes it seem. Frankly it would be hard to be that bad. I was e...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Library Programs

Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of April 10 – April 15, 2017.National Library Week (April 9-15) Join us in celebrating libraries wit...

April 5th, 2017 |  


SWCD to host lecture

Have you battled against deer in your summer garden? One solution to try is the infamous peanut butter fence. This solution requires a simple one line...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Texas Tenors at VRCFA

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts welcomes The Texas Tenors to campus as part of the 2016-17 Southern Ohio Performing Arts Associa...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Depugh — Q and A

Depugh — Q and A

My name is Dr. Jeremy DePugh and I am an Optometrist practicing at the New Boston Vision Center. I was born in Portsmouth, Ohio and raised in Wheelers...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash —a tribute

Memphis is alive with a new genre of music - not quite rockabilly - not quite swing - the papers are calling it ROCK AND ROLL. As the ROCK AND ROLL ph...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Kiwanis donates school supply

Kiwanis donates school supply

Portsmouth Kiwanis recently donated school supplies to four local elementary schools. Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to impr...

April 4th, 2017 |