Piketon funding?

If President Trump’s budget passes as is, the cleanup and building of the disposal cell at Piketon will be fully funded. Late Tuesday afternoon,...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Celebrating those who sacrificed

Celebrating those who sacrificed

River Days candidate, Tawanna Cooper, Miss East 2017 will be hosting her community service event, “A Night Celebrating Our Veterans,” on M...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


With New Boston Mayor Junior Williams out of town, New Boston Village Administrator Steve Hamilton, with the approval of Williams, took the opportunit...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Portsmouth students provide for Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund

Portsmouth students provide for Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund

Portsmouth City School District hosted the second annual Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund walkathon May 17-18. After the funds were tallied, the check was p...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Mock chemical disaster in Portsmouth

Mock chemical disaster in Portsmouth

Tuesday morning, the various safety agencies in the area converged on the railroad tracks behind Portsmouth Cinemas for a mock disaster drill involvin...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Council fails to ratify FOP contract

A new contract between the city of Portsmouth and Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) will take effect on June 8, but it did not come with a vote from Por...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Help Me Grow is there for families

Help Me Grow is there for families

Parents facing developmental delays in their children are not alone, thanks to the Scioto County Help Me Grow program, at the South Central Ohio Educa...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Slone takes home hardware

Slone takes home hardware

Over the past several years, Chris Slone has grown from a first-year sports editor to an individual who has made substantial editing and writing gains...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Local native takes next step in priesthood

Local native takes next step in priesthood

There aren’t many people who can say that they have stood at the altar with Pope Francis and helped with Holy Communion, but Chad Vanhoose, who ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


PCSD hosts Portsmouth Day

PCSD hosts Portsmouth Day

Portsmouth Junior High teacher Stephanie Warren strikes again with providing students with a fun and interactive day of learning. After hosting a Blac...

May 22nd, 2017 |