SOPA deals with vacancies

During Thursday’s meeting of the Southern Ohio Port Authority (SOPA), the group underwent a reorganization.When going over the minutes, acting C...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Flying with America’s Best

Flying with America’s Best

What is a vacation to most people, is the trip of a lifetime, for a lot of America’s veterans. Adding to that, a totally free trip to visit all ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth Police Department responds to Desco Federal Credit Union Robbery

Officers from the Portsmouth Police Department responded to a robbery at the main branch of DESCO Federal CreditUnion that occurred shortly before 5 p...

November 9th, 2017 |  


SSU celebrates Native American Heritage Month

SSU celebrates Native American Heritage Month

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, Shawnee State University is hosting a Native American Cultural Festival from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Clothing drive to honor ‘Hollywood’

Clothing drive to honor ‘Hollywood’

Andrew “Hollywood” Peck touched the hearts of thousands of people with his story as he fought bravely against a rare disease at only 10 ye...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Issue 1 passes

Voters across the state voted to pass state Issue 1 on Tuesday night. In keeping with the state, Scioto County supported the legislation, earning 1084...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Meadows wins reelection in Fifth Ward

Voters in Portsmouth’s Fifth Ward have voted to reelect incumbent Gene Meadows as Fifth Ward City Councilman.Meadows will be entering his second...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Dunne takes First Ward

A new councilman will be joining Portsmouth City Council as Shawnee State University Professor Sean Dunne swept in and ended the eight year tenure of ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Green passes levy

The tax levy on the Green Township Proposed Tax Levy passed with 449 (52.21 percent) votes For 441 (47.79 percent) votes Against with all precincts in...

November 7th, 2017 |  


ADAMHS Goes Down

The Proposed Tax Levy (Additional) Scioto County ADAMHS that needed a majority affirmative vote necessary for passage, went down with 4989 (38.17 perc...

November 7th, 2017 |