Portraits come home to Portsmouth

Portraits come home to Portsmouth

Janet Elizabeth Thomson, of East Lansing, Mich. and her daughter, Elizabeth Ann Marinez made a special trip to Portsmouth on Friday to the 1810 House ...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Boilermakers Local 105 held Golf Scramble for Hospice

Boilermakers Local 105 held Golf Scramble for Hospice

PIKETON — The members of Boilermakers Local 105 sponsored a four-man golf scramble at Shawnee State Golf Course in West Portsmouth on June 25, 2...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Retired Teachers Association awards scholarships

Retired Teachers Association awards scholarships

The Scioto County Retired Teachers Association awarded two scholarships of $750 each to Ali Hammond, 2016 Minford High School graduate and valedictori...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Three arrested in Sciotoville

Three arrested in Sciotoville

At approximately 5 p.m., Thursday, three subjects were arrested and a clandestine methamphetamine lab was discovered at 5626 Fourth Street, Sciotovill...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Reward offered in Rhoden family murders

Southern Ohio Crime Stoppers, in conjunction with the Pike County Sheriff’s Office and the Ohio Attorney General’s Office is offering a $1...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Goodbye Lori

Goodbye Lori

We always just called her “Lori.” I can tell you I had to wait until we got her obituary before I could find out her real name. It’s...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Department of Higher Education Announces Innovation Program Awards

The Ohio Department of Higher Education has approved $5 million in funding for projects that will enhance the quality of higher education throughout t...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Salvation Army hosting cooling station for heated temps

Salvation Army hosting cooling station for heated temps

In an effort to counteract heated temperatures during the weekend, Salvation Army of Portsmouth has opened a cooling shelter at 1001 9th Street Barrac...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Unity Concert seeking to bring community together

Unity Concert seeking to bring community together

Gospel recording artist, Apostle Ronnie (Diamond) Hoard, pastor of Ephphatha New Ministries (ENM) of Columbus, Ohio will perform live at the ‘Un...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Convention cultivates secure feeling

Convention cultivates secure feeling

While most of us are watching the Republican National Convention from the comfort of our living rooms, others are right there on the floor where the a...

July 22nd, 2016 |