NEWS


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Scioto Lights it Pink
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Scioto Gives keeps giving
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SSU to host Career Fair
Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical”

Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical”

PORTSMOUTH — The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at Shawnee State University will host Broadway’s “Legally Blonde, the Musica...

October 2nd, 2022 |  


Party in the Park set for Oct 8

NEW BOSTON — New Boston Mayor Junior Williams, alongside Village Council and volunteers, have announced that Party in the Park will take place O...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Scioto Gives back

Scioto Gives back

PORTSMOUTH — Scioto Gives is an annual charity event run by the Scioto Foundation. They have been providing aid to local 501(C)3 nonprofits (NPO...

September 30th, 2022 |  


House OKs bill to avert government shutdown, aid Ukraine

House OKs bill to avert government shutdown, aid Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House passed a short-term spending bill on Friday that finances the federal government through mid-December...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Hurricane Ian heads for Carolinas after pounding Florida

Hurricane Ian heads for Carolinas after pounding Florida

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A revived Hurricane Ian threatened coastal South Carolina and the historic city of Charleston with severe flooding Frida...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Brown addresses farm credit

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), a member of the U.S. Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee, and U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA),...

September 29th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 1:45 pm. |    
Browns have hands full with Chargers, Herbert
After being swept last season, Ravens face Bengals again

After being swept last season, Ravens face Bengals again

If there was a single moment when the Cincinnati Bengals announced their arrival as contenders last year, it may have been in Week 7 at Baltimore, whe...

October 7th, 2022 |  


Michigan State hopes to slow down Stroud, Buckeyes

Michigan State hopes to slow down Stroud, Buckeyes

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State coach Mel Tucker is well aware of the pain that Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud can inflict on his ...

October 7th, 2022 |  


Reds look for bright spots after 100-loss season

Reds look for bright spots after 100-loss season

CINCINNATI (AP) — In the midst of another heavy rebuilding process, the Cincinnati Reds were almost historically bad in 2022.The 15-2 loss to th...

October 7th, 2022 |  


Tigers too much for Valley

Tigers too much for Valley

LUCASVILLE — Unfortunately, momma always warned us about days like these.For the Valley Indians, indeed it was a long night against the visiting...

October 6th, 2022 |  


Better night at Tigers’ den?

Better night at Tigers’ den?

WHEELERSBURG — Rob Woodward, with his attention to detail, was reviewing some statistics, both defensively and offensively, for his Wheelersburg...

October 6th, 2022 updated: October 6th, 2022. |  


Trojans get Dragons on fast track

Trojans get Dragons on fast track

PORTSMOUTH — All indications for Friday night is that the Ohio River weather will be, predictably, much cooler.However, the Portsmouth Trojans h...

October 6th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Life is a journey
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Touring Destination Gardens
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Updated: 4:33 pm. |    
Prehistoric lecture continues Sept. 29

CCL to meet

Citizens’ Climate Lobby invites you to “Make Friends and Influence Lawmakers.”Join a virtual information session to learn how ordina...

September 27th, 2022 |  


PPL recommends these books: Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating, You Belong with Me, and What to Say Next

PPL recommends these books: Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating, You Belong with Me, and What to Say Next

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...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Another one dish, easy recipe

Another one dish, easy recipe

Hello! In the kitchen with Sharon is Patricia Nicholes with her Million Dollar Spaghetti Casserole. Wow this is an amazing recipe.I am making this ...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical” on Oct. 27

The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at Shawnee State University will host Broadway’s “Legally Blonde, the Musical” Thursday, ...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Native authors books

West Portsmouth native, Jeffery Evans, has come a long way since his days of playing on Stoney Run. Now, proudly decorated with two Masters degrees, a...

September 20th, 2022 |  


OPINION


9:32 am |    
The Future of Truth
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Water your plants in Fall
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Movie Review: Barbarian
OneOhio Recovery Foundation committed to managing Opioid Settlement Funds

OneOhio Recovery Foundation committed to managing Opioid Settlement Funds

As an entrepreneur from Jackson County, I’ve spent much of my professional life building businesses throughout Appalachian Ohio. Supporting the ...

September 20th, 2022 |  


September is Kinship Care month

September is Kinship Care month

In Ohio, over 200,000 children are living in kinship families. Research shows that when they must be apart from their parents, children do better with...

September 19th, 2022 |  


Now is the ideal time to restore your lawn

Now is the ideal time to restore your lawn

Column Head: Now is the Ideal Time to Restore Your LawnBlog Title: Lawn Restoration in FallEarly Fall is an ideal time to restore your lawn. There is ...

September 10th, 2022 |  


Sinking my teeth into the job

Sinking my teeth into the job

I spent a week eating my memories.A sub bun sliced horizontally, two slices of old-fashioned loaf, three or four slices of salami, provolone (should b...

September 4th, 2022 |  


Plant Bulbs Soon for Early Spring Color

Plant Bulbs Soon for Early Spring Color

Soon it will be the season to plant bulbs for early spring color. You can have a colorful garden very early next spring if you plant some bulbs right ...

September 4th, 2022 |  


Planters, Pots & Containers 3: Choosing the Right Potting Soil

Planters, Pots & Containers 3: Choosing the Right Potting Soil

The key to success in container gardening is having the right “soil”, or potting mix. The potting “soil” used to grow containe...

August 28th, 2022 |  


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