County Engineer announces road work schedule

Clearing of right of way (weather permitting)Woods Ridge Road (CR169) in Clay and Harrison Townships will be closed Monday, January 22nd through Wedne...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Ethan Pauley Futsal Tourney to run through weekend

Ethan Pauley Futsal Tourney to run through weekend

The saying goes that sports are supposed to teach you about qualities that go far beyond the games themselves.And if there ever was a student-athlete ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Resolution presented to ‘Burg

Resolution presented to ‘Burg

COLUMBUS— During yesterday’s House Session, State Representative Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) presented a resolution honoring the Wheelersb...

January 18th, 2018 updated: January 18th, 2018. |  


Valley Township Meeting

The Valley Township Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to address the EMS Levy and the possible sale of a road truck. The meeting will be h...

January 18th, 2018 updated: January 18th, 2018. |  


Commissioners recieve Splash Pad grant

On Thursday morning, the Scioto County Commissioner’s held their regularly scheduled meeting at 9:30 a.m. Item 7 on the agenda was a grant agree...

January 18th, 2018 |  


National holiday pops up

National holiday pops up

Today, January 19th, is recognized as National Popcorn Day. According to the Popcorn Board, wild and early cultivated corn was first used for popping....

January 18th, 2018 |  


PALS helps Fluor-BWXT employees give

PALS helps Fluor-BWXT employees give

After nearly a decade of volunteering in Scioto County, the Portsmouth Area Ladies (PALS) organization is going strong. Their arms reach just about ev...

January 17th, 2018 |  


SSU establishes Gale Allen Memorial Scholarship

SSU establishes Gale Allen Memorial Scholarship

Shawnee State University is pleased to announce the establishment of The Gale Allen Memorial Scholarship.The SSU Development Foundation received a gen...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Potential River Days candidate’s meeting

Potential River Days candidate’s meeting

Local schools will soon be picking their candidates for Miss River Days 2018 in the next few weeks. Any young ladies who have been waiting for this da...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Knights hold March for Life

On Saturday, Jan. 20, the Knights of Columbus will hold their annual March for Life. Families and churches from across the area are invited to partici...

January 17th, 2018 |