NEWS


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TOSRV riders heading to Portsmouth Saturday

TOSRV riders heading to Portsmouth Saturday

PORTSMOUTH — TOSRV which is said to be the longest-running cycling event in America since 1962, is holding a ride in the Fall this year for the ...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


Scioto County COVID-19 update- Sept. 22

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 89 new cases Wednesday for Scioto County bringing the total to 10,324 since the start of t...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


True Lure makes dream come true

True Lure makes dream come true

WEST PORTSMOUTH —It was a day that will last a lifetime for the Dejarnette family as True Lure made a dream come true for one terminally ill ind...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


Ohio Horse Park Fall Festival Saturday

Ohio Horse Park Fall Festival Saturday

FRANKLIN FURNACE — The Ohio Horse Park, home of Adkins Performance Horses, will be holding their 2nd Annual Fall Festival this Saturday, Septemb...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


Shawnee State University to host Fall Preview Day event on Oct. 2

PORTSMOUTH — The Office of Admissions is excited to host their first in-person event of the autumn semester on Saturday, Oct. 2. Fall Preview Da...

September 22nd, 2021 |  


Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth celebrates 100 year anniversary

Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth celebrates 100 year anniversary

PORTSMOUTH — The Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth celebrated its 100 year anniversary Saturday, September 18.The Kiwanis Club was formed in 1921 and f...

September 21st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD — September 24
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Shining through conditions
Rockcastle: An adventure for all

Rockcastle: An adventure for all

The following is from an interview with Lee McClellan, associate editor of Kentucky Afield magazine.McClellan, who loves smallmouth fishing above all ...

September 24th, 2021 |  


FALL SCOREBOARD — Sept. 23

FALL SCOREBOARD — Sept. 23

FALL SCOREBOARD — September 23Portsmouth 3, Fairland 2 (21-25, 25-22, 14-25, 25-18, 15-11)Notre Dame 3, Clay 0 (25-9, 25-11, 25-9)Northwest 3, M...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Titans take total control

Titans take total control

PORTSMOUTH — The Notre Dame Titans, simply put, turn it up a notch in Southern Ohio Conference Division I play.And, Thursday night provided yet ...

September 24th, 2021 updated: September 25th, 2021. |  


Ready or not, Bears QB Fields starting against Browns

Ready or not, Bears QB Fields starting against Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — There was going to be a point, maybe later this season or early next, when Justin Fields was going to become Chicago’s st...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Steelers, Bengals still searching for identities

Steelers, Bengals still searching for identities

PITTSBURGH (AP) — No matter when it comes, that first loss always stings.All the work during the offseason.All the optimism built over the cours...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Growing pains frustrate Ohio State as Akron visits

Growing pains frustrate Ohio State as Akron visits

COLUMBUS (AP) — No. 10 Ohio State isn’t exactly in freefall, but a program accustomed to reloading with game-ready stars is experiencing s...

September 24th, 2021 |  


LIFE


5 ways to support small businesses this holiday shopping season

5 ways to support small businesses this holiday shopping season

Small businesses long have been the heart and soul of local communities. There is something to be said about being on a first-name basis with a local ...

September 12th, 2021 |  


Major benefits to early holiday shopping

Major benefits to early holiday shopping

Some people begin their holiday countdowns the day after the festivities have come and gone. With 365 days until the next celebration, it may seem lik...

September 5th, 2021 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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OK I’ll try eating bugs
An honorable response

An honorable response

It’s said that truth is always larger than life. I firmly believe this to be true! In January of 2005 my wife Terri and I were invited to the Pr...

September 19th, 2021 |  


KimsKorner: What kids need to know

KimsKorner: What kids need to know

I was looking for some back to the basics things for kids to know and on https://www.fatherly.com/parenting/22-skills-every-kid-time-theyre-10, I foun...

September 13th, 2021 |  


Cybersickness is real, But so is relief

NEWSUSA — The arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic has forced people to live most of their lives, including work, entertainment, and personal intera...

September 12th, 2021 |  


Lest we forget

Lest we forget

Remembrance is a word that has echoed through the hearts and minds of every American as we for the 20th time think back to that clear and beautiful mo...

September 12th, 2021 |  


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 |  


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