CBS holds its ratings lead in Week 2 of the new fall season

CBS continued to reign in the prime-time ratings race in the second week of the new fall season. And that was even without its new smash hit, “Y...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Apple teams with Steven Spielberg on video expansion

Apple is teaming up with award-winning director Steven Spielberg for its first major push into TV programming.The iPhone maker is bringing back Spielb...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Paltrow and Jolie accounts may have sealed Weinstein’s fate

They waited years to speak, but two of Hollywood’s most powerful women might have helped seal the fate of Harvey Weinstein.Both Gwyneth Paltrow ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth Public Library Programs

Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of October 16-21, 2017!Story Times:Monday, October 16 – Toddler Time at 11am at LucasvilleTuesday, O...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Church news

St. John Lutheran Church invites you to come worship with us. We are located at 5600 Junior Furnace / Powellsville Road, Franklin Furnace. Sunday, Oct...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Learn to dance and sing in the rain

Learn to dance and sing in the rain

My wife and I acquired a plaque for a friend that said, “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass… it’s about learning t...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Always known as ‘New Church’

Always known as ‘New Church’

The ninth President of the United States was the last President born in this country as a British subject. He was a military officer famous for victor...

October 6th, 2017 |  


What we do now

What we do now

A question comes to my mind as I drive north on US 23 toward my office in Circleville and see American flags flying at half-staff all the while hearin...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Why aren’t our arms reaching?

Why aren’t our arms reaching?

This is part three of a series about Ruth and her late husband, Loren. As I wrote in part one, Loren had been my grandparent’s insurance agent; ...

October 6th, 2017 |  


New season of ‘SNL’ roars back by mocking Donald Trump early

New season of ‘SNL’ roars back by mocking Donald Trump early

The new season of “Saturday Night Live” wasted no time getting topical — or mocking Donald Trump — with an opening sketch that...

October 4th, 2017 |