NEWS


Records: Ohio prison guards disciplined before inmate death

Records: Ohio prison guards disciplined before inmate death

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Three of the Ohio prison guards involved in the February death of inmate Michael McDaniel were previously disciplined for ...

September 15th, 2021 |  


11th-hour negotiations under way on new Ohio legislative map

11th-hour negotiations under way on new Ohio legislative map

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The powerful new redistricting panel in Ohio entered an hours-long recess Wednesday, signaling that chances of agreeing on...

September 15th, 2021 |  


Scioto County Sept. 14 Covid Update

Scioto County Sept. 14 Covid Update

The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments has confirmed an additional local death in connection with the COVID19 virus. The victim is a...

September 14th, 2021 |  


Governor DeWine passes gift to a Green Jr. High Student

Governor DeWine passes gift to a Green Jr. High Student

FRANKLIN FURNACE — A middle school student from Green Local Schools recently received the perfect gift passed down by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine....

September 14th, 2021 |  


Bringing the flavor

Bringing the flavor

PORTSMOUTH — It will be a flavorful weekend starting this Friday as St. Mary’s Church hosts its annual International Food Festival.The fes...

September 14th, 2021 |  


WGU celebrates 3 year anniversary

WGU celebrates 3 year anniversary

PORTSMOUTH — Western Governor’s University Ohio celebrated their three year anniversary in June.In 2018, WGU Ohio became a state-affiliate...

September 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD — Week Five
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Burg seniors top Fighting Tigers
Tribe rolls St. Joe

Tribe rolls St. Joe

LUCASVILLE — What started out as an early-season Southern Ohio Conference Division I first-place soccer showdown soon became a runaway on The Re...

September 17th, 2021 |  


SSU softball to hold prospect camp

SSU softball to hold prospect camp

PORTSMOUTH — The Shawnee State University softball program will be holding a prospect camp for softball players interested in working out in fro...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Fall Sports Scoreboard — Sept. 16

Fall Sports Scoreboard — Sept. 16

Fall Sports Scoreboard — Sept. 16VolleyballGallia Academy 3, Portsmouth 0 (25-19, 25-17, 25-20)Northwest 3, Oak Hill 0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-8)Notre...

September 17th, 2021 updated: September 17th, 2021. |  


Texans’ QB Taylor back to face Mayfield, Browns

Texans’ QB Taylor back to face Mayfield, Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brash and even a little belligerent, Baker Mayfield waltzed into the NFL thinking he had things figured out.He quickly learned ...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Bengals look to keep going against Bears

Bengals look to keep going against Bears

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — With quarterback Joe Burrow healed, the Cincinnati Bengals came into the season believing they were in position to impr...

September 17th, 2021 |  


Disheveled Buckeyes look to rebound against Tulsa

Disheveled Buckeyes look to rebound against Tulsa

COLUMBUS (AP) — The upset of Ohio State by two-touchdown underdog Oregon last weekend led to some serious introspection at the Woody Hayes Athle...

September 17th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Portsmouth Public Library Book Recommendation

Portsmouth Public Library Book Recommendation

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

September 5th, 2021 |  


Pumpkin Delight Recipe

Pumpkin Delight Recipe

Layer 1 - 1 cup of flour1/2 cup butter1/2 cup chopped pecansMix together and press into a 9X13 pan.Bake at 350 for about 15 minutes. CoolLayer 2 - 1 c...

September 5th, 2021 |  


Mistakes are only mistakes until you learn from them

Mistakes are only mistakes until you learn from them

This is part two of a series about Willard who enrolled in our outpatient hospice program with pancreatic cancer at age seventy-seven. Willard was a s...

September 3rd, 2021 |  


Strength to endure

Strength to endure

Hebrews 12:2 says, “Looking unto Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despi...

September 3rd, 2021 |  


Miss River Days candidates 2021

Miss River Days candidates 2021

Meet the final four of your 2021 River Days Contestants and learn a little bit about them. Each of the girls will be representing their home schools t...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


Fun and left with a smile on my face

Fun and left with a smile on my face

Two week in a row and we don’t have a SEQUEL! This film has been in development for over 3 years and seemed like a blend of unique movies that w...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Lest we forget
The extraordinary Gary Taubes

The extraordinary Gary Taubes

I just spent 3 hours and 13 minutes of my life listening to Peter Attia and Gary Taubes talk about the cause of obesity. (1) Actually it was mostly ab...

September 5th, 2021 |  


Almost picture perfect

Almost picture perfect

It was a beautiful morning in Texas, a noon flight and the morning was mine… carefully scripted to accomplish much in a short period of time. No...

September 5th, 2021 |  


KimsKorner: Helpful sites to learn the keyboard

KimsKorner: Helpful sites to learn the keyboard

The beginning of the school year sometimes overwhelms both students and parents so I thought I would just take it easy on what to give you and I thoug...

September 3rd, 2021 |  


Fun and left with a smile on my face

Fun and left with a smile on my face

Two week in a row and we don’t have a SEQUEL! This film has been in development for over 3 years and seemed like a blend of unique movies that w...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


Beneficial wellness programs

Beneficial wellness programs

Even throughout the pandemic, the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) has been providing valuable wellness programs over a telephone conference cal...

August 29th, 2021 |  


What is a hero?

What is a hero?

He-ro: a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities. I love heroes… Biblical heroes, national ...

August 29th, 2021 |  


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