NEWS


DENVER, COLO. (Oct. 12, 2018) – Cold War Patriots (CWP), a community resource organization that is the nation’s strongest and most sustain...

October 14th, 2018 |  


UCAN Celebrates 10 years

UCAN Celebrates 10 years

Looking back at many significant achievements since its founding in 2008, the Scioto Foundation celebrates the 10th anniversary of its UCAN Program th...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Students serving their community

Students serving their community

During this Fall, 18 students from The Scioto County Career and Technical Center did something not all students get a chance to do during the school d...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Sheriff’s office looking for two suspects in connection with Portsmouth shooting

Sheriff’s office looking for two suspects in connection with Portsmouth shooting

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for two persons allegedly connected with a shooting early Friday morning on Labold Ave. in ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Police respond to robbery

Police respond to robbery

Very little information was known at press time Friday of a robbery at a local convenient store.Portsmouth police were called to an apparent robbery F...

October 12th, 2018 |  


High addiction rate equals high need for foster parents

High addiction rate equals high need for foster parents

“The call to action, if you will, is ‘We always need more parents,’” said Edward “Beau” Necco, founder and CEO of ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Game of the week
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Updated: 1:05 pm. |    
SSU XC Finish Strong
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Lady Falcons impress
Trojans fall 5-1 in sectionals

Trojans fall 5-1 in sectionals

The first season of Portsmouth Trojans soccer since 2004 ended Saturday morning with their sectional loss at West Union at the hands of the Dragons, 5...

October 13th, 2018 |  


Mohawks handle Titans, 35-14

Mohawks handle Titans, 35-14

Northwest hosted Notre Dame in an SOC I battle Friday night that ended with a 35-14 win for the Mohawks.Notre Dame would score first on their first po...

October 13th, 2018 |  


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. |  


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


12:00 am |    

6 Key Character Traitsof People Who Win with Money

Meet the Smith family.Both parents work, and they make good money. From the outside, life looks good — a new Tahoe, a big house, and private sch...

October 14th, 2018 |  


Our ViewIssue 1: The arguments for and against

Our ViewIssue 1: The arguments for and against

Ohio Issue 1 boils down to a question about crime and punishment, and what exactly is the purpose of our jails and prisons.It’s no secret the Un...

October 13th, 2018 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA