NEWS


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Turning pain into purpose
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Gene the Great:
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Mourning a legend
New Boston discusses City sewer rates

New Boston discusses City sewer rates

New Boston Village Council issued a resolution Tuesday night recognizing Peggy Kindinger for her success as a marathon runner, who has ran marathons i...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Dewine fights human trafficking

Human trafficking remains a concern at the State level. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined 49 other state and territorial attorneys genera...

August 16th, 2017 |  


City awarded up to $622,725

The long sought Portsmouth bike path, now a multi-use path has reached a major milestone. Through the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), the Ci...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Advancing higher education together

Advancing higher education together

In the business world, companies often seek partnerships that help advance their mission, strategic initiatives, and success.When it comes to public i...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.– Matthew 5:5 (NIV)TODAY’S COMMENTARYby Dave Whitehead, Senior Pastor, GraceNYC.org,...

August 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Falcons edge past Trojans

SSU XC picked first in both MSC Preseason Polls

The Shawnee State men’s and women’s cross country programs were each favored to win the Mid-South Conference in the 2017 preseason coaches...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Minford, Valley renew rivalry on tennis court

Minford, Valley renew rivalry on tennis court

Tennis season made a triumphant return on Tuesday evening at Minford High School, as the Falcons faced off against the Valley Indians.Minford got off ...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Conkey’s Circle:

Conkey’s Circle:

In the world of sports, there are great players.However, on occasion, there are players that are so dominant that they stand out on an island or in a ...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Solid SOC I competition sets tone at Little Scioto

Over the course of his time as a Green Bobcat, Drew Ramey has proven himself as a true worker in multiple sports.And in Monday’s SOC I match at ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Southeast Ohio Sports Talk launches

When new staff comes aboard, it doesn’t fail to see them come up with innovative ideas.Behind the smart thinking and planning of new sports repo...

August 15th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Is your ‘window’ clean?
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The heart of Portsmouth
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But if not
You can’t take it with you when you go

You can’t take it with you when you go

This is part five of a series about Carolyn who was admitted to hospice with Parkinson’s disease. Her husband, Charlie, was on a roll the day he...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Church news

Saint Jude NovenaMay the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, glorified, loved, and preserved throughout the world now and forever. Sacred Heart of Jesus,...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Notre Dame Cheerleaders School Supply Drive

The Notre Dame Cheerleaders and the Notre Dame River Day’s candidate Aubrey Boland are teaming up to provide kids with school supplies! There ar...

August 13th, 2017 |  


School Notes

Valley Local Schools will hold a Regular Board Meeting on August 17, 2017 at 7:15 p.m. in the High School Library2017-18 School year/student start dat...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Want Do You Want?

Want Do You Want?

As Amelia Wright sat in her living room she told her husband that she would be completely happy if she had a bird that sang. She told him that is the ...

August 11th, 2017 |  


An historic staple

An historic staple

Grace Community Church @ Bigelow is another Scioto County Church on the historic roster. Over the years I have known many of the Pastors who have serv...

August 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The return of road apples
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Can you see it?
More than a legend

More than a legend

Life is a series of moments; opportunities to build relationships, explore unique friendships and create common bonds. Over the course of time, friend...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Better training, more transparency would ‘protect and serve’

Sooner or later, maybe today, there will be another fatal encounter between law enforcement and a citizen that will raise questions as to whether or n...

August 17th, 2017 |  


US tops world in oil and natural gas jobs, but many more await

It’s been a summer of good energy news for American consumers: Memorial Day gas prices averaging $2.36 and Independence Day gas prices at 12-yea...

August 17th, 2017 |  


As legroom on planes shrinks, is passenger safety compromised?

If you fly coach often, you’ve experienced this: You’re in a window seat, and you’ve got to move toward the aisle to reach the lavat...

August 14th, 2017 |  


How to respond to hate

What makes American democracy shine is not the absence of hate but the response. Repugnant ideas have always swirled in this country amid the legitima...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Showy magnolias aren’t fussy about Clay soil

Showy magnolias aren’t fussy about Clay soil

If you’re looking for a showy flowering tree that’s not too large but grows fast, consider the Magnolia! There are some gorgeous Magnolia ...

August 14th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA