Firefighters honored on Memorial Day

Firefighters honored on Memorial Day

On a day full of honoring heroes, one group that can’t be forgotten are the firefighters. At the Central Fire Station in Portsmouth on Memorial ...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Ceremony at Greenlawn Cemetery

Ceremony at Greenlawn Cemetery

Around the Soldiers Circle in Greenlawn Cemetery, residents of Scioto County gathered on Memorial Day to honor the memory and sacrifice of those who f...

May 29th, 2017 |  


In honor of fallen soliders

In honor of fallen soliders

As the annual parade was beginning to align in the background, a small group of local residents and patrons gathered in front of the Scioto County KIA...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Legion honor those who have fallen

Legion honor those who have fallen

Out at the William A. Baker American Legion Post 363 in Lucasville, it doesn’t have to be Memorial Day to remember fallen veterans. The men at t...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Remembering the fallen

Remembering the fallen

After serving during wartime, Ron Caldwell, of Lucasville, is happy that he returned home but that never stops him from remembering those who did not....

May 28th, 2017 |  


Showblenders show initiative

Showblenders show initiative

When it comes to cleaning cemeteries, you typically wouldn’t expect to see teenagers tending the lots, but the Showblenders 4H club did just tha...

May 28th, 2017 |  


War Memorial progress continues

War Memorial progress continues

This Memorial Day, as families gather for a long weekend, the Southern Ohio War Memorial Foundation (SOWMF) is excited to announce the War Memorial Pr...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Suspect arrested in Wheelersburg robberies

Suspect arrested in Wheelersburg robberies

Joseph E. Gaines, 35, of 227 Burkes Lane in Wheelersburg, has been arrested in the investigation of a string of robberies in the Wheelersburg area.Sci...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Pushing the limits — a hero’s workout

Pushing the limits — a hero’s workout

Goal setters push hard to accomplish new feats no matter what seems to stand in their way. Dale King, of PSKC CrossFit in Portsmouth, has seen people ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


PHS students win $2,250

PHS students win $2,250

In February, students from Nate Kline’s Personal Finance and Business class at Portsmouth High School learned about what it takes be to an entre...

May 26th, 2017 updated: May 26th, 2017. |