Cruise-In to be held at McConnell House

Cruise-In to be held at McConnell House

WURTLAND, Ky. — The Greenup County Cruisers will host the Annual Old Car Cruise-In, Friday, July 22 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the McConnell House...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Free Yourself from the opinion of man, part two

Free Yourself from the opinion of man, part two

Some years ago I wrote a column entitled, ‘Free yourself from the opinion of man.’ Do you ever get distracted by focusing on another perso...

July 1st, 2016 |  


remembering “Fourths” of long ago

remembering “Fourths” of long ago

There may be nothing more American than the Fourth of July. There isn’t a lot of patriotism left in this country, but there are memories left in...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Reaching the Top of the Mountain

Reaching the Top of the Mountain

What are the keys to contentment? Many of our fellow citizens believe that the road to fame and fortune brings contentment. Some even hold to the noti...

July 1st, 2016 |  


The Community Garden located on 14 Street in Portsmouth is one of two gardens that are ongoing collaborative efforts that are a tremendous benefit to ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


DAR elects officers

DAR elects officers

The Joseph Spencer Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, held its May meeting at the Scioto County Welcome Center. Officers who were elected ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


DOE gives $3 million to monitor Piketon cleanup

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today it has awarded a grant of approximately $3 million to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Oh...

July 1st, 2016 |  


St. Mary’s taking donations for W. Va. flood victims

St. Mary’s Church located at 524 Sixth Street Portsmouth will be accepting donations on the church parking lot for West Virginia flood relief vi...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Rain and thunderstorms forecast for the 4th

Rain and thunderstorms forecast for the 4th

If you are planning an outing for the 4th of July, you might want to bring along some extra accessories, like an umbrella and maybe even a raincoat. E...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Donna Livingston charged with theft from elderly man

Donna Livingston charged with theft from elderly man

Crimes against the elderly are considered some of the most heinous crimes in America. And when those crimes are committed by someone of trust, they ar...

June 30th, 2016 |