NEWS


Extra lifeguards, $50,000 going to McKinley Pool

Extra lifeguards, $50,000 going to McKinley Pool

PORTSMOUTH — Low lifeguard numbers and the COVID-19 pandemic contributed to last year’s delayed reopening of the McKinley Pool. Now at lea...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Saving the green

Saving the green

PORTSMOUTH — Residents of Portsmouth have come together to save a community treasure from being demolished.After word got around that Portsmouth...

May 4th, 2021 |  


ODH: 6 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

ODH: 6 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported six new cases Tuesday for Scioto County bringing the total to 6,385 since the start of the...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Habitat for Humanity purchasing Blackburn’s in New Boston

Habitat for Humanity purchasing Blackburn’s in New Boston

NEW BOSTON — Habitat for Humanity in Scioto County has been running solely on donations, recycling and occasionally a grant. Still, with many ho...

May 4th, 2021 |  


PCHD says local demand low for COVID-19 vaccines

PCHD says local demand low for COVID-19 vaccines

PORTSMOUTH — Since the COVID-19 vaccines became available, local health departments said they have been long prepared to distribute doses to Sci...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


SOMC Race for the Roses Auction being held Thursday.

SOMC Race for the Roses Auction being held Thursday.

PORTSMOUTH — The Kentucky Derby was held this past weekend and on that thought, SOMC Development Foundation is holding a Race for the Roses as a...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Burg’s Montgomery to play at SSU
Indians earn 4-1 win over Oaks

Indians earn 4-1 win over Oaks

LUCASVILLE — These young Indians are indeed getting good at playing from a deficit.That’s because Valley, for the second baseball game in ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


CORRECTION

In the Thursday, May 6 print edition of The Daily Times, a headline in our sports section referred to Portsmouth West sophomore Sydney McDermott as a ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


Senators win 9-4 at SW

Senators win 9-4 at SW

SOUTH WEBSTER — Sometimes, it’s all about in the middle.That’s because the visiting West Senators scored two runs apiece in innings ...

May 6th, 2021 |  


SPRING SCOREBOARD — May 5

SPRING SCOREBOARD — May 5

SPRING SCOREBOARD — May 5BaseballWest 9, South Webster 4Valley 4, Oak Hill 1Waverly 1, Northwest 0Symmes Valley 3, Ironton St. Joseph 1Ironton 1...

May 6th, 2021 updated: May 6th, 2021. |  


Pirates play longball again, blank Tigers

Pirates play longball again, blank Tigers

WHEELERSBURG — The Wheelersburg Pirates play this home run derby thing really well — and did so again on Monday with Waverly.That’s ...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Wiley saves Valley’s day

Wiley saves Valley’s day

ROSEMOUNT — Devin Wiley, as it turned out on Tuesday, was — for the most part — a one-man wrecking crew for the visiting Valley Indi...

May 5th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Pet of the week: Bella
Surprise Mom with a special dessert in her honor

Surprise Mom with a special dessert in her honor

Mothers selflessly devote themselves to their children from infancy into adulthood. A mother’s love never wanes, and she’s always ready an...

May 2nd, 2021 |  


Unique Mother’s Day gift ideas

Unique Mother’s Day gift ideas

Mothers, stepmothers, grandmothers, and many more remarkable women often work tirelessly and without fanfare to provide for their families. Even thoug...

May 2nd, 2021 |  


Grilling chicken is an easy way to transform this versatile food into something even more delicious. Various cultures serve chicken in kebab form afte...

April 25th, 2021 |  


9 signs your young child is having vision problems

9 signs your young child is having vision problems

As many a parent can attest, decoding a youngster’s needs can be challenging when that child is not yet able to fully communicate. Diagnosing he...

April 25th, 2021 |  


Voyage to boredom

Voyage to boredom

As I spoke last week, we had two options with The Unholy and Voyagers. Obviously, The Unholy was a dud. (Even though my counterpart Abby says 3 stars....

April 22nd, 2021 |  


How to celebrate grads despite unique circumstances

How to celebrate grads despite unique circumstances

The end of a school year has traditionally been a time of celebration. Students may celebrate because summer vacation has arrived, and families typica...

April 18th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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The fat cell flux explained
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While we still can
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Emergency Broadband Benefit
The meaning of “Woke” and its dangers

The meaning of “Woke” and its dangers

Charles Gaspirino in the New York Post writes, “Hysteria, groupthink and a fair amount of hypocrisy are the key ingredients in a ruinous cocktai...

April 25th, 2021 |  


Your Glycemic index reminder

Your Glycemic index reminder

We were reminded about this thing called the glycemic index, which is probably really a thing, by the April 8 issue of the New England Journal of Medi...

April 18th, 2021 |  


The fruit of our lives

The fruit of our lives

My friend George Barna once said, “Leadership is the ability to put the plans into practice, and to accomplish the specified objectives through ...

April 18th, 2021 |  


What we do now!

What we do now!

I believe that it was Earl Nightingale who said, “Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside...

April 11th, 2021 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA