Fight at 7th and 8th grade game being investigated

A fight that broke out among adults and escalated to include players at a 7th and 8th grade basketball game at Clay Local Schools Monday is being inve...

January 17th, 2017 |  


DOE updates citizens

Sometimes it is difficult to keep up with all the projects on the Piketon reservation, which is why they periodically hold a meeting to bring the publ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


MLK events a success

The weekend activities in Portsmouth, honoring the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., are being termed a success by the organizers. The activities were...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Toastmasters Club formed locally

Toastmasters Club formed locally

Leadership is an acquired talent. It takes dedication and hard work. Leaders must not only be accomplished, they must communicate. By regularly giving...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Area real estate sales on the rise

Now that the sun has set on 2016, officials can now look back on the year that was. Craig DeAtley/Owner of Century 21 Empire Realty S.E. provided some...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Johnson named vet’s chair

Johnson named vet’s chair

State Representative Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) has again been named Chairman for the Armed Services, Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committe...

January 16th, 2017 |  


NBPD searches for armed robber

NBPD searches for armed robber

The New Boston Police Department is asking for help from the public to identify a man who reportedly attempted to rob a convenience store over the wee...

January 16th, 2017 |  


New Boston PD Robbery Suspect

New Boston PD Robbery Suspect

On Friday, January 13th at 22:52hrs, a male suspect walked into Paps Carryout at 3958 Gallia Street and brandished a knife to the cashier employee and...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Progress continues on garden

Progress continues on garden

Progress continues to be made on Portsmouth City School District’s Human Right Garden. After breaking ground Sept. 21, the project is well under...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Local businesses helped

Local businesses helped

Recently representatives from Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth site presented checks to two Scioto County business, totaling $50,000 to help cover the costs of r...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |