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Police release photo of auto theft suspect

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By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThe Portsmouth Police Department has released a photo taken from a surveillance camera of a man they say may have stolen a car as it was parked in front of a business around noon on Wednesday.Portsmouth Police Operations Captain Lynn Brewer said Sheryl Fannin, of Minford, told police she parked her vehicle in front of a local business located in the 900 block of 11th Street to drop some items off. Fannin said when she returned, her car had been stolen. The vehicle is described as a Maroon 2006 Cadillac SRX.In addition to the car, there were personal items in the vehicle, including her purse and a Glock handgun.


Buffalo Wild Wings reopens after remodel

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comTo the delight of hungry local residents, Buffalo Wild Wings, winner of scores of “best wing” contests and “best sports bar” awards, will reopen its restaurant in Portsmouth Tuesday at 11 a.m., after being closed for one week for upgrades and renovations.The Portsmouth Buffalo Wild Wings will be offering customers an all-new decor and bar, new and larger TVs, and a new and much larger room that can b...

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Ironton installs artificial turf at Tanks Memorial Stadium

Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comIronton High School is giving it’s 80-year-old home a face lift.The Fighting Tigers’ have outfitted Bob Lutz Field at Tanks Memorial Stadium with a new artificial turf surface.“I’m thankful to the community groups and organizations that came together and made this possible,” said Ironton school superintendent Dean Nance said. “We’re very appreciative to have it, and we’...

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Local sports briefs

To place an item in the calendar please email pdtsports@civitasmedia.com or call 740-353-3101 ext. 1931.Notre Dame Golf Coach Meet-and-GreetAll Notre Dame students (grades 7-12) are invited to meet new Titan head golf coach Donny Pollard on Tuesday, July 15 at 10 a.m. at Elks Country Club in McDermott. West Portsmouth Youth Football Sign-UpsThe West Portsmouth Youth Football/Cheerleading Sign-ups will be Sat...

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Pancake to host release party for latest album

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comASHLAND, Ky. — Larry Pancake, of Russell, Ky., will host a release party for his new album entitled, “Fair Weather Friend,” on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at The Sky Tower at 1212 Bath Ave., in Ashland. Pancake’s album was engineered at 9Lives Records in Ashland, Ky.With a music career that spans over a 20-year period, Pancake said he is excited about his new project and the release party, a...

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JROTC members receive leadership training

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comLeadership training has been the focus of activities this week at Camp Oyo where five Junior ROTC units gathered.“We have the Marines, the Army and the Navy groups here, all from the Kentucky area,” Camp Oyo ranger Matt Taylor said. “They are doing leadership programs, leadership development as part of their Junior ROTC course curriculum.”Taylor said the groups had been traveling a long di...

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Science is awesome at New Boston library

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comThe New Boston branch of the Portsmouth Public Library (PPL) held a youth event this week, involving LEGO and balloons that was geared towards physics education in a fun and entertaining way.The library had seven kids building cars and various transportation devices from LEGO that were then connected to balloons to propel them during a race.Students were given a quick review of Newton’s Third Law of Motion, m...

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Kuhn to provide legal opinion on jail next week

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comScioto County Prosecutor Mark Kuhn told Scioto County Commissioners Doug Coleman and Skip Riffe Thursday morning that his office would have a preliminary legal opinion on what can be done about Lawrence County’s intention to open a jail in Scioto County.“We should have something preliminary for the commissioners next week. I do mean preliminary, I don’t know if we’ll be ready to take action next week...

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