Coleman takes oath

Coleman takes oath

Surrounded by family and friends in the lobby of the Scioto County Courthouse. Scioto County Commissioner Cathy Coleman was sworn into office by Sciot...

December 28th, 2016 |  


LeBrun takes oath

LeBrun takes oath

On Wednesday afternoon, Scioto County Engineer-elect Darren LeBrun was sworn into office by Fourth District Court of Appeals Judge Matt McFarland in t...

December 21st, 2016 |  


Christmas thoughts of past and future

Christmas thoughts of past and future

I’m sitting in a cabin in the hollow listening to the rain beat a melancholy tune on the tin roof.Outside my window, wild birds flock to the fee...

December 18th, 2016 |  


A matter of perspective

A matter of perspective

Scioto County Prosecutor Mark Kuhn offered a perspective on the issue of cut trees, the Scioto County Commissioners and the city of Portsmouth are try...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Splash park nearly complete

Splash park nearly complete

The Scioto County Splash Park infrastructure is complete and ready for a spring opening. Before the design of the park can be completed, the Scioto Co...

December 14th, 2016 |  


AAA7 Releases Annual Report

AAA7 Releases Annual Report

Helpful information including Agency highlights, facts, and figures were included in the Area Agency on Aging District 7’s (AAA7) 2015 Annual Re...

December 11th, 2016 |  


Bikers give to local kids

Bikers give to local kids

Santa Claus came laden with ‘lots’ of toys to The Counseling Center’s Clubhouse on Saturday for the Portsmouth Motorcycle Club’...

December 11th, 2016 updated: December 11th, 2016. |  


Four arrested on multiple drug charges

Four arrested on multiple drug charges

Portsmouth Police Chief Robert Ware and Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announce on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at approximately 3 p.m., the Souther...

December 9th, 2016 |  


1810 House Christmas Reception Dec. 11, 18

1810 House Christmas Reception Dec. 11, 18

When you step in the 1810 House, you will know for certain that Christmas time is upon us. With the theme, A Children’s Christmas’ a two-d...

December 9th, 2016 |  


John Glenn “American hero” dead at 95

John Glenn “American hero” dead at 95

New Concord, Ohio native, former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn has died at the age of 95 at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus on Thursday....

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |