Jim Nabors, who made cheery Gomer Pyle a TV icon, dies at 87

Jim Nabors made good on his last name when he brought Gomer Pyle to “The Andy Griffith Show.” His big-hearted, ever-cheery gas-pump jockey...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Road Report

Darren C. LeBrun, P.E., P.S., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week December 4, 2017 through December 8, 2017 for the Engin...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Hayden sentenced to life without parole

Hayden sentenced to life without parole

After nearly a week long trial, Scioto County has a verdict on the trial a man charged with the murder trial of a 25-year-old woman who authorities sa...

November 30th, 2017 |  


City withdrawals from SOPA

The Scioto County commissioner’s meeting that took place Thursday, included the discussion of a letter from the desk of City Manager Derek Allen...

November 30th, 2017 |  


How to cut back on holiday waste

How to cut back on holiday waste

The holiday season is a joyful time of year. But the weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day also tend to be very wasteful. The U.S. Envir...

November 30th, 2017 |  


City discusses raises, promotions

After weeks of fighting for raises for nonunion City employees, Portsmouth City Council was informed Monday night that those raises may not come as qu...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Holiday events underway

The Christmas Season has is well underway in Portsmouth. Though the annual beloved train show has passed, some of the community’s rich tradition...

November 29th, 2017 updated: November 30th, 2017. |  


Friends of Greenlawn give back

Friends of Greenlawn give back

It happens quietly, almost overnight you will see the holiday decorations emerge on gravesites throughout cemeteries across the area. An unseasonably ...

November 29th, 2017 |  


SSU Development Foundation creates scholarship

SSU Development Foundation creates scholarship

The Shawnee State University Development Foundation recently received a generous gift from Dr. George and Sandra White to make scholarships available ...

November 28th, 2017 |  


City talks lawsuit

The City of Portsmouth is threatening to file a lawsuit against Scioto County and County ran entity, Southern Ohio Port Authority.During Monday night&...

November 28th, 2017 |