Keeping young drivers safe on the road

Teenagers typically anticipate the moment they receive their drivers’ licenses, feeling their personal freedom increases dramatically in such mo...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Festival of Lessons & Carols

Second Presbyterian Church, 8th and Waller Streets, will bring the glory of Christmas to the community with the presentation of the “Festival of...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Not the first Noel…

Not the first Noel…

While many people decorate their homes for the Holidays, Mrs. Pauline Noel of Portsmouth, lives in a true Christmas wonderland. Noel, who will be cele...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Council meeting set for Dec. 18

Portsmouth City Council cancelled their Monday night meeting after being unable to proceed due to lack of attendance.According to the City’s cha...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Stump named Trooper of the Year

Portsmouth – Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Travis Stump has been selected the 2017 Trooper of the Year at the Portsmouth Post.The selection ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


DAR Rededicates Memorial

DAR Rededicates Memorial

The Joseph Spencer Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution recently held a rededication ceremony to mark the 85th anniversary of the Revolutiona...

December 12th, 2017 |  


PPD confirms shooting at Farley Square

Reports started circulating after 10 p.m. Monday night about a shooting occurred in Farley Square, a low-income housing facility in Portsmouth known a...

December 12th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


Saving the youth of Scioto County

Saving the youth of Scioto County

The Portsmouth City Health Department conducted the fifth annual Scioto County Drug Free Youth Summit, focused on battling the opiate epidemic as well...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


New information released in weekend shooting

Victims have been named in weekend shooting as Portsmouth Police Department (PPD) continues to investigate a deadly shooting that occurred at 2:23 a.m...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 11th, 2017. |  


Lifepoint provides shoes for needy kids

On Sunday, Dec. 3, Lifepoint Church of Portsmouth collected funds as part of their annual “Be Rich” offering. One hundred percent of the o...

December 11th, 2017 |