NEWS


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More than just a game
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Singing the Blues
Life Point spreads the love

Life Point spreads the love

Life Point Church of Portsmouth held their Third Annual Laundry Love Day Saturday. Life Point volunteers took over Plummer’s Corner Laundromat a...

October 17th, 2017 |  


County hires Economic Development Director

The Scioto County Commissioners announced Tuesday the appointment of Robert Horton as Scioto County Economic Development Director, effective immediate...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Wash. Twp. Fire opens new facility

Wash. Twp. Fire opens new facility

The Washington Township Fire Department invited the public into their new fire station on Calvert’s Lane in West Portsmouth on Sunday with a par...

October 16th, 2017 |  


ASC Bus Service to hold shuttle for DTWC fans

When visiting any town for a special event or promotion that is being offered, it never hurts to visit the amenities available at said town in order t...

October 16th, 2017 |  


What lies beneath

What lies beneath

People use their cell phones for all kinds of reasons; for example texting, social networking, photography, work, games, news, and weather — ess...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Scioto Co. schools impress in SOC meet

‘Burg, ND finish in top-20 in OHSVCA Poll

In any sport, the cream always rises to the top at the end of the year.Over the course of the 2017 season, the Notre Dame Titans and the Wheelersburg ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Streaks win first tourney match

‘Streaks win first tourney match

Just last year, the Piketon Redstreaks girls soccer team played their first season in program history.One year later, the Redstreaks recorded their fi...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Crafty’ Tigers obtain thrilling victory

‘Crafty’ Tigers obtain thrilling victory

SOUTH POINT — When the cards are put down on the table, and the chips are in the center of said table, it’s important to never give up ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


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October 15th, 2017 |  


ND hires Boldman as high school athletic director

ND hires Boldman as high school athletic director

On Friday afternoon, Notre Dame High School officially made their hiring of a new athletic director official as Bob Boldman was named to take over the...

October 15th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Overcoming fear

Weinstein’s film academy ouster raises concerns about others

Harvey Weinstein has been kicked out of the group that awards the Oscars and his producers guild expulsion is a formality at this point, but now quest...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Nielsen says it will report on who’s watching streamed shows

Nielsen says it will report on who’s watching streamed shows

The Nielsen company, which has long measured viewership of television programs, now says it has a way to collect and widely spread details about how m...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Vern Riffe Center for the Arts hosts Fourth Annual After Dark

The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) will be hosting its Fourth Annual After Dark Event starting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26 in the Selby Lob...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Church News

Pastor Chad Benner and the congregation of Coles Blvd. First Church Of God, located at 1300 Coles Blvd., invite you to come worship with them.Saturday...

October 13th, 2017 |  


On my way to someone more important

On my way to someone more important

It is a shame but many Christians are nearsighted, they only see what is in front of them with the eyes of the world instead of with spiritual insight...

October 13th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Are you sure you want to force them to stand up?

Assuming that you could force a six-and-half-foot-tall, 290-pound, thoroughly muscled man with an aggressive attitude to do something — such as ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Addicted to outrage

Addicted to outrage

Conscienhealth.org is a website that I love and that my web site, fat-science.org, aspires to emulate. The writers at conscienhealth have recently poi...

October 16th, 2017 |  


River birch is beautiful and big

River birch is beautiful and big

It’s hard to resist the distinctive peeling bark, dappled shade and constantly rippling leaves that make birch trees so easily recognized. Winte...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Unsafe at any speed: Driving with Facebook on the dashboard

There was a time when a distracted driver was a parent fuming at a couple of kids yipping at each other in the back seat. Today, the internet and soc...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Victor Davis Hanson: It’s 1968 all over again

Almost a half-century ago, in 1968, the United States seemed to be falling apart.The Vietnam War, a bitter and close presidential election, antiwar pr...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Time for record muskie on Cave Run

Time for record muskie on Cave Run

It’s been eight years since Cave Run Lake gave up the Kentucky record 47-pound muskie, so it would seem past time for some lucky angler to get l...

October 13th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA