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Ohio schools losing librarians

By Joseph Pratt rpratt@civitasmedia.com The news of Ohio witnessing a decline in school librarians has swept the state in recent …

August 3rd, 2015 |  

One Vehicle Fatal Crash on Big Bear Creek Rd

Lucasville, Oh – The Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a report of a one vehicle …

August 1st, 2015 |  

Kiwanis to send shoes overseas

Kiwanis to send shoes overseas

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com The Kiwanis Club of Lucasville have collected 1,116 pairs shoes that will be shipped to Haiti …

August 1st, 2015 |  

Program to stay open, with renewed effort

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com After it was decided by Greenup County Meals on Wheels volunteers to close at the end …

August 1st, 2015 |  

Now is the time for OCC supplies

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com Local officials with Operation Christmas Child (OCC) are reminding people that back to school time could …

August 1st, 2015 |  

Highway work continues

Highway work continues

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com Ground was officially broken in late June on the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway. The project …

August 1st, 2015 |  

$31 million Lake White contract awarded

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has awarded a $31.7 million dollar contract to Sunesis Construction …

August 1st, 2015 |  

Workman to travel to China

Joseph Pratt rpratt@civitasmedia.com Dr. Stanley Workman, Shawnee State University (SSU) professor and local pianist and vocalist, is preparing to leave …

July 31st, 2015 |  

Saddler’s loss felt community-wide

Saddler’s loss felt community-wide

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com Very few people are ever referred to as “irreplaceable” but that is the word that is …

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  

Kurtz begins work at SSU

Kurtz begins work at SSU

Joseph Pratt rpratt@civitasmedia.com Shawnee State University (SSU) has been under the direction of recently appointed President Rick Kurtz for a …

July 31st, 2015 |  

Pleasant Green honored on 150th

Pleasant Green honored on 150th

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com Just before the start of Monday night’s Portsmouth City Council meeting, Portsmouth Mayor Jim Kalb presented …

July 31st, 2015 |  

Pike Co. suspects in Scioto jail

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com A man wanted on five outstanding warrants is in the Scioto County Jail, he and his …

July 31st, 2015 |  

Thanks for your civility

Thanks for your civility

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com I believe we are living in the most lawless of times since the wild west. People …

July 31st, 2015 |  

EPA, DOE agree on Piketon plan

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have agreed …

July 30th, 2015 |  

PHS rock ‘n’ roll legends

PHS rock ‘n’ roll legends

By Joseph Pratt rpratt@civitasmedia.com Students at Portsmouth Junior High and High School are outdoors marching in the sun, practicing in …

July 30th, 2015 |  

SOPA launches website

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com The Southern Ohio Port Authority (SOPA) has launched a website aimed at highlighting the area and …

July 30th, 2015 |  

City to save on bridge inspections

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com The city of Portsmouth is poised to save around $4,000 a year in bridge inspections. Portsmouth …

July 30th, 2015 |  

Kroger donates $6,000 to foodbank

Kroger donates $6,000 to foodbank

By Wayne Allen tallen@civitasmedia.com Kroger of Portsmouth and Wheelersburg presented a donation Thursday morning in the amount of $6,000 to …

July 30th, 2015 |  

Auditor Yost visits Scioto County

Auditor Yost visits Scioto County

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com Ohio Auditor of State Dave Yost was in Portsmouth Thursday morning to meet with the Scioto …

July 30th, 2015 |  

Single Parents Fair this weekend

Single Parents Fair this weekend

By Portia Williams portiawilliams@civitasmedia.com Christ’s Community Church (CCC) makes a concerted effort each year to look beyond the needs of …

July 30th, 2015 |  

Texting and driving a deadly combination

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com Accidents and deaths caused by texting and driving and the general use of the cellular phone …

July 30th, 2015 |  

SOCF participates in training

SOCF participates in training

By Frank Lewis flewis@civitasmedia.com The employees at Southern Ohio Correctional Facility (SOCF) pride themselves in the security they have always …

July 30th, 2015 |  

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