NEWS


7:20 pm |    

Bryan Davis may have been under the ground the day that the Wheelersburg Pirates’ football program won a state championship last Friday in Canto...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Social Workers Alliance gives to two local charitites

Social Workers Alliance gives to two local charitites

The Southern Ohio Social Work Healthcare Alliance has ended out its yearly fundraising campaign and presented checks to both The Alzheimer’s Ass...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Suicide Coalition recieves check

Suicide Coalition recieves check

On Friday, the Shawnee Family Health Center presented a check to the Scioto County Suicide Coalition for the funds raised during their third annual Sh...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Red Cross offers limited seats to Dancing With Our Stars

Red Cross offers limited seats to Dancing With Our Stars

Looking for that perfect gift for that special someone? Or maybe a gift for that person with everything! Look no further, the Ohio River Valley Americ...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Think outside the gift box: Donate blood and give more life

The best gifts can’t be bought in a store. The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give more life by giving blood this December.Alison W...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Treatment center carries holiday burden

Treatment center carries holiday burden

Families struggling with addiction, doing their best to reclaim their lives often find that as they work to pick up the pieces of their lives, finance...

December 7th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


12:32 am |    
Green pounces on Clay, 76-48
11:49 pm |    
Trojans scorch Irish, 79-48

Jordan, Gambill fuel Trojans in 80-56 win

WEST PORTSMOUTH — In the most enjoyable seasons of the decade as far as tournament success has been concerned for the program, the 2010-11 and 2...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Green pounces on Clay, 76-48

Green pounces on Clay, 76-48

The Clay Panthers hit their home floor on Friday night, taking on the Green Bobcats.Green was able to force 18 turnovers, and grabbed 16 offensive reb...

December 9th, 2017 |  


Lady Tigers claw past Lady Panthers, 56-49

Lady Tigers claw past Lady Panthers, 56-49

ROSEMOUNT — Overtime contests are crucial to have early on in the season against excellent competition — because said contests can go a lo...

December 8th, 2017 |  


ND, Green, SW score victories

GIRLS BASKETBALLThursday (12/7)Green 50, East 32Behind an impressive 18-point performance from freshman forward Kame Sweeney, the Green Lady ‘Ca...

December 8th, 2017 |  


27 Scioto Countians named to SOC II football list

To be the best, you have to play the best.And there’s no doubt that the 27 Scioto Countians who were named honorees — and many more —...

December 7th, 2017 |  


LIFE


1:59 pm |    
Visiting the Little Scioto
7:30 pm |    
The road to life

Lawyers: Trump too busy to face woman’s defamation lawsuit

Lawyers for President Donald Trump argued on Tuesday that a defamation lawsuit filed by a former contestant on his reality TV show “The Apprenti...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices in escalating feud

Google is pulling its popular YouTube video service from Amazon’s Fire TV and Echo Show devices in an escalating feud that has caught consumers ...

December 6th, 2017 |  


In wake of Weinstein, men wonder if hugging women still OK

Steve Wyard thought he knew what sexual harassment looked like: a put-out-or-lose-your-job overture. Now he’s not so sure.“Have we gotten ...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth Public Library Events

Story Times:Tuesday, December 12 – Books N Play at 11:30am at PortsmouthWednesday, December 13 – Toddler Time at 11:30am at PortsmouthThur...

December 6th, 2017 |  


‘Coco’ tops box office for second straight week with $26.1M

In a sleepy post-Thanksgiving weekend at the box office, Pixar’s “Coco” remained the top film for the second straight week while a n...

December 6th, 2017 |  


New Jimi Hendrix album with unreleased songs coming in March

Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings announced Wednesda...

December 6th, 2017 |  


OPINION


9:04 am |    
The power of shame

The right not to design a cake

Say you are a gay couple and are wonderfully excited because the two of you bought a bakery and are making good money at something you enjoy. One day,...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Tax reform benefits all Americans

Everyone looks at a tax bill through his own individual prism. But to judge it more accurately, we need to consider how it will affect others, too.Aft...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Protect Your Holiday Packages From Being Stolen

Online shopping is a great time saver during the holiday season but the shipped packages left on the doorstep provide a great opportunity for theft. A...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Remember that winter of 13 below?

The coming winter of 2017-18 is expected to be a mild one, according to the weather prognosticators.That’s good news for the outdoors types amon...

December 8th, 2017 |  


How to avoid being offensive at the company Christmas party

This year has been, to put it mildly, a weird one.Besides everything happening in the White House, this is the year when everyone from Harvey Weinstei...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Courts should be filled with ‘little Scalias’

The left has lately been in a panic at the realization that President Donald Trump has so many vacancies to fill on the federal bench, a panic hardly...

December 8th, 2017 |  


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