Making a difference — a closer look at ‘Scioto Gives’ participants

The region is filled with non-profit organizations that put in countless hours of work year-round to make the area a better place. From assisting home...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Bentley signs Legislative Transparency pledge

GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. — Danny Bentley-R, candidate Representative of the 98th District, recently signed a Legislative Pension Transparency Pledge,...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Simon Sorghum Festival running Sept. 30-Oct.2

Simon Sorghum Festival running Sept. 30-Oct.2

This year will mark the 35th year for the Annual John R. Simon Sorghum Festival, where ‘sorghum makin’ is the center of it all. The Festiv...

September 27th, 2016 |  


2 shot 1 dead

2 shot 1 dead

Portsmouth Police have not identified the name of a man who was shot to death in a double-shooting incident in the city Tuesday morning. According to ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


PPD investigating suspected homicide

PPD investigating suspected homicide

Officers with the Portsmouth Police Department are investigating a suspected homicide that occurred in the early hours of Tuesday. The incident result...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Healthy Bucks Saturday

The Main Street Portsmouth Farmer’s Market finishes out its season this Saturday (Oct. 1) on the esplanade in downtown Portsmouth. What also com...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Hikers coming to town

In 1948, Earl Shaffer told a friend he was going to “walk off the war” to work out the sights, sounds, and losses of World War II. Four mo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Wenstrup touts burial law

Wenstrup touts burial law

Veterans should be aware that according to current law, if a veteran dies without the resources to pay for a casket, the Department of Veterans Affair...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Portsmouth Elementary sees success with Positive Behavior Team

Sometimes, making a difference in a child’s life is as simple as acknowledging and appreciating the good deeds they do. And the Positive Behavio...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


CDF roundtable at SSU

The Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio (CDF-Ohio) will host the last of four community roundtable events in Appalachian Ohio from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on...

September 26th, 2016 |