Shawnee State University and Guangdong University of Foreign Studies agree to a 3+1+1 program in teaching preparation

Shawnee State University and Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS) are pleased to announce the partnership of a 3+1+1 program in Teacher Edu...

February 4th, 2018 |  


AAUW announces summer scholarship for middle school girls

The American Association of University Women (AAUW), inpartnership with SOMC, is again offering a summer scholarship togirls who will be entering grad...

February 4th, 2018 |  


BWC rolls out workplace wellness program

Officials with Ohio’s insurance fund for injured workers stopped in Scioto County yesterday to unveil a free program designed to improve the hea...

February 4th, 2018 |  



Reaching out in a big way

Reaching out in a big way

Cancer seems to touch the lives of several around us. The Fuentes family wanted to reach out to the community and do something that touches people who...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Hardin talks “Straight Paths”

Hardin talks “Straight Paths”

During his 42 years as a medical social worker, New Boston native Loren Hardin has been present to hear many life changing stories from individuals ac...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Two parolees arrested on meth charges

Two parolees arrested on meth charges

According to Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini and Portsmouth Police Chief Robert Ware two males, who were on parole already, have been charged fo...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Game day healthier option

Game day healthier option

Are you ready for Super Bowl Sunday? If you are looking for some healthier options on game day, they may be closer than you think. One simple thing to...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


County Engineer announces road work schedule

Clearing of right of way (weather permitting)Pollock Road (CR47) in Rush and Union Townships will be closed on Monday, February 5th from 8:00 A.M. to ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


AAA7 and ODA Hosted Caregiver Class Leader Training

AAA7 and ODA Hosted Caregiver Class Leader Training

The Ohio Department of Aging and the Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc. (AAA7) recently sponsored a class leader training program for the evidence-...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


It’s All about Chocolate

It’s All about Chocolate

There’s nothing like chocolate to make one lick their lips and smile. Eating chocolate is something most kids love and if they do, they would lo...

February 1st, 2018 |