NEWS


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UCAN Celebrates 10 years
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Police respond to robbery
Rivals come together for teacher

Rivals come together for teacher

Rivalry between schools is normal, but even rivalries, can come together for an important cause.That is just what happened between the Minford and Val...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


The importance of regular cancer screenings

The importance of regular cancer screenings

While the month of October is specifically Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign, the importance of all types of canc...

October 11th, 2018 |  


McFarland is nominatednch

McFarland is nominatednch

Scioto County may have its first homegrown federal judge in over a century if President Donald Trump has his say.On Thursday, Trump formally nominated...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Steins Compassion Fund Ride raises $15,000

Steins Compassion Fund Ride raises $15,000

Frank N Steins Annual Breast Cancer Compassion Fund Ride took place last Saturday and raised more than $15,000, which supports patients under active c...

October 11th, 2018 |  


10 receive indictments by grand jury

Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman announced the September term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on October 5 and returned 10 Public Indictments...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Breast Center reflects on first year at new facility

Breast Center reflects on first year at new facility

Just last year the SOMC Cancer Center opened its Breast Center addition on the lower level of the facility. Formerly located at the main campus of SOM...

October 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Lady Falcons impress

Trojans outlast Dragons, 35-20

Friday night’s matchup at Trojan Coliseum was between two teams sitting at 4-3, the Fairland Dragons and the Portsmouth Trojans.Portsmouth took ...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Pirates continue SOC tear

Pirates continue SOC tear

The Wheelersburg Pirates were just too much to handle Friday night in their home SOC victory over Minford by a score of 49-0.The Pirates first score o...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Senators slip at Waverly, 35-19

Senators slip at Waverly, 35-19

The Waverly Tigers returned to their regular offensive form Friday night as they were able to defeat the Portsmouth West Senators, 35-19.On the Tigers...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Jeeps rally, take down Falcons

Jeeps rally, take down Falcons

What started out as a night that appeared as if it had the potential for a disappointment ended in a big come from behind victory for the South Webste...

October 12th, 2018 updated: October 12th, 2018. |  


Mohawks prevail vs. Oaks

Mohawks prevail vs. Oaks

The Lady Mohawks volleyball team overtook Oak Hill Thursday evening in three sets, 26-24, 25-14, 25-16. A team effort led to the win with Addisyn Newm...

October 12th, 2018 updated: October 12th, 2018. |  


Big week for Pirates volleyball

Big week for Pirates volleyball

What a week for Wheelersburg volleyball. The Pirates, along with Minford, have been the top of the race in the SOC II picture this season.Their week b...

October 11th, 2018 |  


LIFE


12:00 am |    
The Son of Encouragement
11:59 pm |    
Calvary Baptist Church
Museum to have jazz concert

Museum to have jazz concert

The Southern Ohio Museum And Cultural Center in collaboration with the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music are having the Jazz Fridays series.A Cincinnat...

October 4th, 2018 |  


SOMC Pediatric Guild to host Bippity Boppity Pink

The SOMC Pediatric Guild will host the annual Bippity Boppity Pink event Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the SOMC Friends Cente...

October 3rd, 2018 |  


Noble Farms day of shopping and fun

Noble Farms day of shopping and fun

Noble Family Farms held its 3rd Annual Fall Craft & Vendor WeekendSaturday and Sunday.Nobles had a beautiful fall day, to have the fair, as there ...

October 1st, 2018 |  


Adult Day celebrated

Adult Day celebrated

Last week was National Adult Week, celebrated September 16-22 with the focus of promoting advocacy.A celebration was held at United Scioto Senior Acti...

September 28th, 2018 |  


The Activity Directors from Edgewood Manor of Lucasville Visited Northwest Headstart. The staff & kids made scarecrow crafts together, snacks were...

September 28th, 2018 |  


OPINION


John R. Turner Pioneer of Portsmouth

John R. Turner Pioneer of Portsmouth

The beginning of Portsmouth was due to the pioneers who shaped the history that would become our heritage today. In order to begin a settlement the pe...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Hope

Hope

One has said you can live weeks without food, days without water, but you can’t live a second without hope. What is hope? Is it a wishy washy ma...

October 11th, 2018 |  


By the grace of God

By the grace of God

Every Wednesday since the summer of 2015, Ashley has visited the Ashland Community Kitchen to serve food to people who are in need.The talented photog...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Manifestation: why doesn’t the law of attraction work?

Manifestation: why doesn’t the law of attraction work?

Ever since a certain film was released over a decade ago, it has resulted in a lot of people being aware of the so-called ‘law of attractionR...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Achieving self-support with social security

Work means different things to different people, but it can give you a sense of self, a community to rely on, and much-needed structure. Some people d...

October 9th, 2018 |  


Take a walk on the weird side

Take a walk on the weird side

As a devotee of YouTube — mostly for movies and TV shows I haven’t seen — I have discovered an entertaining category of videos deali...

October 9th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA