Your vote counts on Nov. 8

Your vote counts on Nov. 8

The bedrock of American democracy is equal representation in government. And the American way of ensuring that we as citizens are represented is to vo...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Making Something Happen Part I

Making Something Happen Part I

In my last article, we discussed the need “To Make Something Happen” and the need for partnerships and creative thinking to develop an ind...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Many thanks

Many thanks

In serving the community as Executive Director of Main Street Portsmouth, I’ve made many friendships and partnerships with community leaders, mo...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Seeing the World in a Different Way

Seeing the World in a Different Way

Living a unique life is quite interesting and exciting. My name is Bill Adams, and I’m the Self Advocacy Specialist at Star, Inc., in Portsmouth...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Festival parade continues tradition

Festival parade continues tradition

The sirens, thousands of people standing and sitting along the sidewalks, illustrious floats sailing melifluously through the streets equates to one t...

September 3rd, 2016 updated: September 5th, 2016. |  


EPA responds to certification story

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has responded to a recent story in the Daily Times concerning the certification of the floodwall levee ...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Back in my radio days we used to hold drives in which we filled numerous trucks with cleaning supplies and other items to send to disaster victims as ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


‘Back in Thyme’ opens in Burg

‘Back in Thyme’ opens in Burg

WHEELERSBURG, Ohio — Specializing in rustic home decor, primitive designs and floral arrangements, ‘Back in Thyme’ a new store in Wh...

May 16th, 2016 |  


It’s been a busy couple weeks at the Southern Ohio Port Authority.

It’s been a busy couple weeks at the Southern Ohio Port Authority.

First, I traveled to San Diego to attend the Foreign Direct Investment World Summit. At the same time, Adam Phillips and Mike Payton attended the Ohio...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Talking heads and dinosaurs

Talking heads and dinosaurs

Dinosaurs are extinct. I don’t know exactly how they got that way. There are people who believe they do - but they don’t. I believe they o...

May 3rd, 2016 |