NEWS


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City roadwork schedule
Weekend of Welcome creates memories for SSU students

Weekend of Welcome creates memories for SSU students

Shawnee State University’s annual Weekend of Welcome (WOW) serves as an introduction to new students on campus as well as a time for reconnectio...

August 7th, 2022 |  


Single vehicle fatal crash on TR-374 (Collier Road)

Single vehicle fatal crash on TR-374 (Collier Road)

SOUTH WEBSTER - The Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal crash that occurred on TR-374 (Collier Road)...

August 6th, 2022 |  


View today’s OPINION page, color comics and The Community Common in our Daily Times’ Weekender digital e-edition. Wake up with our digital...

August 6th, 2022 |  


Scioto County Fair kicks off Monday

LUCASVILLE—Fair season is upon us, and the Scioto County Fair is slated to kick off on August 8th for another fun-filled week of fair events, ac...

August 5th, 2022 |  


What you need to know about Ohio’s sales tax holiday

COLUMBUS—The Ohio Department of Taxation announced in a release that Ohio will have a sales tax holiday from Friday, August 5, 2022 at 12:00 a.m...

August 5th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Naming rights deal takes Paul Brown name off Cincy stadium

Naming rights deal takes Paul Brown name off Cincy stadium

CINCINNATI (AP) — The home of the Cincinnati Bengals will no longer carry the name of team founder and NFL pioneer Paul Brown.Paycor, a Cincinna...

August 9th, 2022 |  


East seniors discuss expectations

East seniors discuss expectations

SCIOTOVILLE — A winning season and an appearance in the OHSAA playoffs does wonders for the confidence of a program trying to find its stride.Th...

August 8th, 2022 |  


Reds beat Brewers in extras

Reds beat Brewers in extras

Associated PressMILWAUKEE (AP) — Donovan Solano had a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on...

August 8th, 2022 |  


Barrero, Reds drop Brewers into 2nd place

Barrero, Reds drop Brewers into 2nd place

MILWAUKEE (AP) — José Barrero hit his first two major league home runs and the Cincinnati Reds beat Milwaukee 7-5 on Saturday night, droppi...

August 7th, 2022 |  


Hollar set for SSU HOF induction

Hollar set for SSU HOF induction

WHEELERSBURG — At first, believe it or not, Dirk Hollar had no clue of what cross country was —and even less interest in participating....

August 5th, 2022 |  


Football returns to ‘The Rock’: West to debut new turf field on Sept. 2

Football returns to ‘The Rock’: West to debut new turf field on Sept. 2

WEST PORTSMOUTH — Home high school football games will be returning to West Portsmouth this fall — beginning with the Senators’ home...

August 5th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Ebb and Flow

Ebb and Flow

Defined, ebb and flow is a recurrent or rhythmical pattern of coming and going or decline and regrowth. The frequently used phrase is used to describe...

July 30th, 2022 |  


FBP Supports Disaster Relief Initiatives

FBP Supports Disaster Relief Initiatives

PORTSMOUTH—Fluor-BWXT (FBP) recently donated $1,000 to the Scioto Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross to help with disaster relief programs...

July 29th, 2022 |  


Defeating Our Giants

Defeating Our Giants

One of the greatest battles in history was not fought between two armies but rather between two people, David and Goliath. How could David defeat a gi...

July 29th, 2022 |  


“Nope” is bewildering, but the film pulled me in. 4 1⁄2 out of 5 stars!

“Nope” is bewildering, but the film pulled me in. 4 1⁄2 out of 5 stars!

Where do we begin with this one? Here is the good news. This is a NEW, ORIGINAL, concept. This isn’t a Marvel film, or a sequel, prequel, spin-o...

July 22nd, 2022 |  


CDC endorses more traditional Novavax COVID shot for adults

CDC endorses more traditional Novavax COVID shot for adults

(AP) — U.S. adults who haven’t gotten any COVID-19 shots yet should consider a new option from Novavax—a more traditional kind of va...

July 20th, 2022 |  


Serve apple turnovers at summer gatherings

Serve apple turnovers at summer gatherings

Celebrations are common in July. American Independence Day is celebrated each July 4th, and that momentous occasion lays the foundation for a month-lo...

July 17th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Team Biden Holding school lunches hostage – Ohioans must speak out

Team Biden Holding school lunches hostage – Ohioans must speak out

There is no reason for the Biden administration and the United States Department of Agriculture to hold school lunches hostage. Baffled, perplexed, co...

August 4th, 2022 |  


Burnside Law, Picking up the Torch

Burnside Law, Picking up the Torch

Portsmouth is a special place. In Portsmouth, Jeremy Burnside found a rare sense of community and he was so loved by everyone. For this, Jeremy moved ...

August 3rd, 2022 |  


Why the 340B Drug Discount Program Must Survive

Big Pharma has launched a stealth assault on a drug discount program low-income patients depend on for life-saving medicines. The 340B program was cre...

July 30th, 2022 |  


Will Ohio Attorney Don Yost join the fight for freedom of speech?

Will Ohio Attorney Don Yost join the fight for freedom of speech?

Freedom of Speech is being defended by two U.S. attorneys general and the Joe Biden censorship squad is being sued for social media collusion. Missour...

July 29th, 2022 |  


A newfound love for Elvis

A newfound love for Elvis

“You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog…” A famous line from one of the late, great Elvis’s famous songs. We had a horr...

July 1st, 2022 updated: July 1st, 2022. |  


This crisis is far from over

If you live in Scioto County, the opioid epidemic has impacted your life. We know the damage of this epidemic better than most because as everyone kno...

June 27th, 2022 |  


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