New amendment on condemned houses

New amendment on condemned houses

The city of Portsmouth is running into a problem with their condemned houses. It seems people want to live in them and that has brought about a propos...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


State sets new standards for police

While many of the new components to a statewide standard on Bias Free Policing may exist in local police protocols, the state is solidifying the stand...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The groundhog was wrong

The groundhog was wrong

In the early pre-dawn hours Saturday, I sat quietly on my deck, reading “Angels” by Dr. David Jeremiah, by way of my headlamp, and enjoyin...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Local briefs

Portsmouth Blood DriveThe Portsmouth Community blood drive scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at All Saints Episcopal Church has moved locations...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Mike Crabtree challenges Billy Spencer

Mike Crabtree challenges Billy Spencer

“Where the hell were you from 2010 to 2014 when us, God and all his cousins commented on the cell … ?,” is part of an email from Sci...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Spay Day Feb. 28

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, is World Spay Day. This event is promoted by the Humane Society of the United States and encouraged locally by the Animal Welf...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Parking: fault or no fault? Times investigates intersection of Seventh and Washington Streets in Portsmouth, Ohio

Parking: fault or no fault? Times investigates intersection of Seventh and Washington Streets in Portsmouth, Ohio

Over the weekend, the Daily Times snapped a photo of a car parked across the sidewalk on Washington Street, and barely visible to the naked eye was th...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Krogers adds Click List

Krogers adds Click List

Kroger in Portsmouth is offering customers a new way to shop that previously would have only been something dreamed up in a Back to the Future movie.T...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Medicaid finds nearly $200,000 in overpayments

Unqualified drivers provided dozens of transportation services for a Medicaid company based in Scioto County, contributing to nearly $200,000 in overp...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Splash park getting closer to reality

Splash park getting closer to reality

Crews and contractors with Solid Rock Construction were busy Monday afternoon, building what will become a multi-purpose building associated with the ...

February 20th, 2017 |