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Governor DeWine announces BroadbandOhio Community Accelerator Cohort

COLUMBUS— Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and BroadbandOhio announced four teams from 11 Ohio counties will participate in t...

June 27th, 2022 |  


Atomic Credit Union to hold annual school supply drive

PORTSMOUTH — As a solid commitment to the community, Atomic Credit Union will, once again, hold its annual school supply drive.All items Donated...

June 27th, 2022 |  


Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes

Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled for doctors who face criminal charges for overprescribing powerful pain medication in a case...

June 27th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth competing in the America in Bloom program

Portsmouth competing in the America in Bloom program

PORTSMOUTH — Main Street Portsmouth is planting pride in the community by competing in the America in Bloom program to be considered an in bloom...

June 26th, 2022 |  


Patrol looking for those ready to “Build Tomorrow”

PORTSMOUTH – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is looking for men and women who are ready to build tomorrow and make a difference in their communiti...

June 26th, 2022 |  


Local dentist celebrates 60 years of smiles

Local dentist celebrates 60 years of smiles

PORTSMOUTH—Local dentist Dr. Robert Nelson celebrated 60 years of practicing dentistry on June 24, with friends, family, and colleagues there to...

June 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Clay 10, 11, 12 SB wins District 11

Clay 10, 11, 12 SB wins District 11

IRONTON — The Clay 10, 11, 12 year old little league softball team will represent District 11 in the 2022 Ohio state tournament following their ...

June 28th, 2022 |  


PRP release from June 25 racing

PRP release from June 25 racing

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth Raceway Park welcomed Modifieds, Limited Lates, Sport Mods, and Legends Cars Saturday for an evening of racing presented...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Deshaun Watson’s legal team set to face off versus NFL

Deshaun Watson’s legal team set to face off versus NFL

Deshaun Watson’s legal team takes on the NFL on Tuesday in front of a retired judge to determine his immediate future with the Cleveland Browns....

June 28th, 2022 |  


Shockers 1-3 in Best of Ohio event

Shockers 1-3 in Best of Ohio event

PLEASANT HILL — The past two weekends with Waverly’s Post 142 Shockers saw them finish just short in the tournament’s championship g...

June 27th, 2022 |  


Post 23 wins Jim Jadwin

Post 23 wins Jim Jadwin

CHILLICOTHE — If you poll members of the Portsmouth Post 23 American Legion Baseball team, they should simply tell you that their weekend was pe...

June 27th, 2022 |  


LIFE


Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

June 26th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library Book Recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

June 20th, 2022 |  


Essential summer skin care tips

Essential summer skin care tips

Protecting and caring for skin should be part of people’s year-round health care regimens. Such an approach can help people look their best and ...

June 20th, 2022 |  


Campsite safety tips

Campsite safety tips

The appeal of camping is undeniable.According to The Business Research Company, a market research and intelligence company, the global camping and car...

June 20th, 2022 |  


fun, but not infinity…or beyond

fun, but not infinity…or beyond

Buzz Lightyear……To Infinity and BEYOND. As I sat down to write this review it dawned on me how famous this character is. We are used to th...

June 17th, 2022 |  


OPINION


fun, but not infinity…or beyond

fun, but not infinity…or beyond

Buzz Lightyear……To Infinity and BEYOND. As I sat down to write this review it dawned on me how famous this character is. We are used to th...

June 17th, 2022 |  


If you’re a fan of the series, see this film

If you’re a fan of the series, see this film

Summer is here! We had an absolute blockbuster and AMAZING summer film with Top Gun: Maverick and Hollywood is hitting its groove on the big budget fi...

June 10th, 2022 |  


One of the best films I’ve ever seen

One of the best films I’ve ever seen

This review is dedicated to the men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice as we honor them and our freedoms on this Memorial day….and ...

May 27th, 2022 |  


A lesser version of Gladiator yet more visually appealing

A lesser version of Gladiator yet more visually appealing

This film I had followed closely during production as the premise intrigued me. As a history major at The Ohio State University, I always enjoy anythi...

May 20th, 2022 |  


OPINION: Reindustrialization Project presents enormous opportunity for Ohio workers, families and communities

Throughout Ohio, communities have experienced job loss and deepening economic hardship with changes to energy production and declines in manufacturing...

May 10th, 2022 |  


Letter to the editor

Our elected officials at the statehouse have done some very costly political feet dragging at the expense of the Ohio constitution.In 2015 Ohio voters...

May 10th, 2022 |  


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