1 dead following 12 heroin overdoses in 5 hours

MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (AP) — One person has died following a series of heroin overdoses that occurred within five hours of each other in Mount Ste...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Dozens treated as heroin overdose spikes hit several statesCINCINNATI (AP) — Officials in several states are scrambling to deal with a series of...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Man faces drug charges tied to 27 heroin overdoses

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — An Ohio man has been charged with heroin distribution in connection to 27 drug overdoses in five hours in a single West...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Community comes together for South Webster students

Community comes together for South Webster students

You’ve probably heard the age-old phrase, “It takes a village,” in reference to raising children, well in the village of South Webst...

August 28th, 2016 |  


September School Board Meetings

AUGUST 29 Wheelersburg Local School District, 6 p.m.SEPTEMBER 8New Boston Local School District, 6 p.m.Northwest Local School District, 5 p.m.Scioto C...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Small school, big heart

Small school, big heart

Students at Notre Dame High School were greeted by a pleasant surprise, Aug. 24, when the doors opened for the start of a new school year.The students...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Anuual fish fry is Friday

Anuual fish fry is Friday

Virtually nothing is better than a nice meal, good music and being surrounded by community. With the 54th Annual Portsmouth Rotary Fish Fry, you can h...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Sudzy’s Pinup Palace now open in Portsmouth

Sudzy’s Pinup Palace now open in Portsmouth

The crowd clapped as Sudzy Nixon cut the pink ribbon on Aug. 27 — celebrating the opening of her clothing store ‘Sudzy’s Pinup Palac...

August 28th, 2016 |  


September is a big deal at the library

Credit cards can come in handy. Debit cards are just plain convenient. But there is a wealth of knowledge in another card making it invaluable. That i...

August 26th, 2016 |  


West Portsmouth man arrested for rape

West Portsmouth man arrested for rape

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his office received a call on July 10, 2016, stating that a 17 year old mentally handicapped girl...

August 26th, 2016 |