Yost named one of brightest students in the world

Yost named one of brightest students in the world

Some students dread the idea of math class, but that isn’t the case when it comes to local student Connor Yost (Hartop), who was recently named ...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Taming of the ‘tongue’

Taming of the ‘tongue’

Taming the tongue is top priority for many people. The tongue is one organ that is used for a variety of things, like tasting, licking, swallowing, an...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Kester tenders resignation

On the heels of Project Manager Adam Phillips leaving the organization and the Scioto County Commissioners choosing to no longer work with the Souther...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Scioto Foundation to host annual UCAN event

The Scioto Foundation will host its annual UCAN Go To College Night from 5:30 until 7 p.m. on October 10 at the SOMC Friends Center. All students in g...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Balzer named DAR outstanding junior member

Balzer named DAR outstanding junior member

The Joseph Spencer Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, has chosen Sarah Elizabeth Balzer as their Outstanding Junior Member for 2017-2018.T...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Schools fail to make the grades

School report cards are out, and many area districts are struggling on key measures. Though districts such as Portsmouth City Schools struggled on sev...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Three cheers for craft beer

Three cheers for craft beer

Excitement and live music filled the air as hundreds of people gathered outside of The Party Connection this past Saturday for the 4th annual River Va...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Community shines light on suicide awareness

Community shines light on suicide awareness

Saturday morning, September 23rd, the Shawnee Family Health Center hosted their 3rd Annual Shine a Light on Suicide Awareness 5K. There were 120 peopl...

September 24th, 2017 updated: September 24th, 2017. |  


ND raises $500 for Hurricane Harvey

ND raises $500 for Hurricane Harvey

Ask and you shall receive! What started as a simple idea by Nancy Stegman’s seventh-grade religion class at Notre Dame High School, turned into ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


The Portsmouth City Schools September board meeting will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Portsmouth High School in the multipu...

September 24th, 2017 |