NEWS


ODH: 1 new case reported Sunday

ODH: 1 new case reported Sunday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported one new case Sunday for Scioto County.The new cases total stays at 6,290 since the start o...

April 18th, 2021 |  


SOMC Development Foundation to host Race for the Roses

PORTSMOUTH — The Southern Ohio Medical Center Development Foundation will host an online auction May 6. The event, Race for the Roses, is a hors...

April 18th, 2021 |  


Portsmouth Daily Times: Pet of the Week

Portsmouth Daily Times: Pet of the Week

This week’s Pet of the Week is Monty Python a pet boa constrictor.Monty is Lily VanKirk’s pet and her grandmother says that Monty slithers...

April 18th, 2021 |  


Andy Cole vows to ‘Put Portsmouth First’

Andy Cole vows to ‘Put Portsmouth First’

PORTSMOUTH — On Monday, he petitioned for a fellow ward resident’s right to have a beehive on his property. Following the results of the u...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Gary Jenkins, high school student continues active 3rd Ward campaign

Gary Jenkins, high school student continues active 3rd Ward campaign

PORTSMOUTH — Most people his age have their attention set on their homework assignments, prom, and the epic highs and lows of the high school ex...

April 16th, 2021 |  


Jerry Skiver seeks 3rd Ward seat

Jerry Skiver seeks 3rd Ward seat

PORTSMOUTH — The student became the master and now the former master could regain his previous role. If you replace master with Portsmouth 3rd W...

April 16th, 2021 updated: April 16th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


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Pirates roll to 2 SOC II wins
Lady Trojans sweep DH with Whiteoak

Lady Trojans sweep DH with Whiteoak

MOWRYSTOWN — The Portsmouth Lady Trojans combined to score 31 runs in their double header sweep of Whiteoak on Saturday and improve their overal...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Lady Mohawks split DH versus SHAC opponents

Lady Mohawks split DH versus SHAC opponents

McDERMOTT — Lexi Throckmorton pitched a complete game in the Northwest Lady Mohawks win over Eastern Brown on Saturday — the second of two...

April 19th, 2021 |  


ND bests Western to remain unbeaten

ND bests Western to remain unbeaten

LATHAM — A nine-run first inning led the Notre Dame Lady Titans to a road SOC I win over Western on Friday.ND totaled 18 hits and had seven play...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Lady Senators shut out visiting Oak Hill

Lady Senators shut out visiting Oak Hill

WEST PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth West Lady Senators received a big boost from Sydney McDermott on Friday in their 4-0 shutout win over Oak Hill ...

April 19th, 2021 |  


2021 SOC, OVC baseball & softball records (As of 4/18)

BASEBALLSOC IIMinford 9-2 (7-1 SOC)Wheelersburg 11-2 (7-1 SOC)Waverly 7-3 (6-2 SOC)Valley 7-5 (5-3 SOC)Oak Hill 6-5 (4-4 SOC)West 6-6 (3-5 SOC)South W...

April 19th, 2021 |  


Votto turns triple play, Reds walk off Indians

Votto turns triple play, Reds walk off Indians

Josh Naylor lined into a triple play in the eighth inning, then let a routine grounder roll through his legs at first base with two outs in the ninth ...

April 18th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Movie Review: The Unholy

Movie Review: The Unholy

Directed by: Evan SpiliotopoulosStarring: Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Cricket Brown, Katie Aselton, Cary Elwes, William SadlerRuntime: 99 minutesRating: PG-1...

April 15th, 2021 updated: April 15th, 2021. |  


Toss some shrimp on the barbie at your next party

Toss some shrimp on the barbie at your next party

The popularity of cooking-based television shows has led many people to look at food through a new lens. Experiencing food in new ways may involve try...

April 11th, 2021 |  


How to approach travel during an uncertain summer

How to approach travel during an uncertain summer

Vacation season is right around the corner. For the second straight summer, travelers may have to contend with uncertain circumstances as the world co...

April 11th, 2021 |  


Tips to avoid bringing job stress home to the family

Tips to avoid bringing job stress home to the family

The lines between work and home life can easily become blurred. Such lines became even more blurry during the pandemic, when many children did not att...

April 11th, 2021 |  


Movie Review: Godzilla vs. Kong

Movie Review: Godzilla vs. Kong

Directed by: Adam WingardStarring: Alexander Skarsgard, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Demian Bichir, Kaylee HottleRuntime: 113 ...

April 8th, 2021 |  


How to save on family expenses

How to save on family expenses

The pandemic sparked by the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in the winter of 2019-20 blindsided much of the world. Since the World Health Org...

April 4th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Your Glycemic index reminder
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The fruit of our lives
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What we do now!
What is your identity?

What is your identity?

Most of my interviews with professional baseball players are quick hits. I grab them for a few moments before a game and talk about their faith or wha...

April 11th, 2021 |  


Movie Review: Godzilla vs. Kong

Movie Review: Godzilla vs. Kong

Directed by: Adam WingardStarring: Alexander Skarsgard, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Demian Bichir, Kaylee HottleRuntime: 113 ...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Yet another magic bullet

Yet another magic bullet

You’re probably tired of me proclaiming magic bullets for the cure of obesity which is still pretty intractable. But one day one of these magic ...

April 4th, 2021 |  


Keeping Women’s History Month on the Front Burner

Keeping Women’s History Month on the Front Burner

We have all been reminded that it all began with March 8, 1978 with a weeklong celebration coordinating with International Women’s day first cel...

April 4th, 2021 |  


The solution to be found in the word of God

The solution to be found in the word of God

According to sportslingo.com, “A personal foul is assessed whenever illegal physical contact takes place during a game. This may include chargin...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Don’t toss that chair

Don’t toss that chair

When I was younger, I loved to watch college basketball almost as much as the National Basketball Association.Back then in the NBA, players let their ...

March 31st, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA