NEWS


6:30 pm
Updated: 7:09 pm. |    
Post 23 splits doubleheader in Region 5
A tradition for over a century, the Scioto County Fair runs Aug. 6-11

A tradition for over a century, the Scioto County Fair runs Aug. 6-11

The first Scioto County Fair was held in 1828. The next fair runs Aug. 6-11 at the Scioto County Fairgrounds, 1193 Fairground Rd., Lucasville.Preparat...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Post 23 falls to Circleville 10-6

Post 23 falls to Circleville 10-6

The opening game of the Region 5 Tournament between Portsmouth Post 23 and Circleville Post 134 at VA Memorial Stadium in Chillicothe was a rollercoas...

July 17th, 2018 updated: July 17th, 2018. |  


Police ID Kentucky juvenile as suspect in alleged sexual assaults at grocery store

Police ID Kentucky juvenile as suspect in alleged sexual assaults at grocery store

Portsmouth Police have made no arrests but claim to have identified a suspect in at least two sexual assaults which allegedly took place in the women&...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Latest waterbreak shuts down 12th Street fast food restaurant

At one point during the recent water crisis in Portsmouth, Acting Mayor Kevin Johnson stated there was “no sense in candy coating” the ove...

July 16th, 2018 |  


Portsmouth City Schools to implement clear backpacks

Portsmouth City Schools to implement clear backpacks

School Safety is one of, if not the greatest concerns across the country for school administration, teachers, parents and students and others alike. E...

July 15th, 2018 |  


OSU Extension receives grant

Portsmouth, Ohio— Ohio State University Extension, Scioto County is pleased to announce that it has received $71,170 from the Cardinal Health Fo...

July 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


3:15 pm |    
SSU men add six players

Shockers win third straight, sweep Post 134

Thursday (7/12)AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALLWaverly Post 142 Shockers 8, Circleville Post 134 Panthers 4Behind another two-RBI game from Luke Lindamood, al...

July 13th, 2018 |  


Lindamood collects walkoff hit in Post 142 victory

Wednesday (7/11)AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALLWaverly Post 142 Shockers 8, Circleville Post 134 Panthers 7Behind an amazing triple play in the top half of t...

July 12th, 2018 |  


SSU men’s basketball schedule:

SSU men’s basketball schedule:

After a heartbreaking loss to Pikeville in the Mid-South Conference tournament, the Shawnee State men’s basketball program will look to develop ...

July 12th, 2018 |  


2018-19 SSU women’s b-ball schedule:

The Shawnee State women’s basketball program has released its schedule for the 2018-19 season, and will have strong slates awaiting it as the pe...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Tight Knit:

Tight Knit:

To win games, one has to be fierce and competitive on the field at all times. To win in life, one has to maintain a stable, calm energy and exude prid...

July 11th, 2018 |  


Correction: Kate Rollins

In the Wednesday, June 11 edition of the Daily Times, Kate Rollins was left out of the combined no-hitter that she, along with the previously mentione...

July 11th, 2018 |  


LIFE


4:16 pm
Updated: 4:16 pm. |    
Wallace Joins Bellefonte Heart Care
Wallace Joins Bellefonte Heart Care

Wallace Joins Bellefonte Heart Care

Amanda Wallace, APRN, has joined Bellefonte Heart Care [1180 St. Christopher Drive, Suite 2 on the Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital (OLBH) campus].Wall...

July 6th, 2018 updated: July 6th, 2018. |  


‘Text Neck’ means trouble

‘Text Neck’ Means TroubleFor Those Addicted to Mobile DevicesWell before the invention of cell phones, medical experts agreed that poor po...

July 6th, 2018 |  


The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending June 29:Fiction1. Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman, narrated by the author (Random House Audio)2....

July 4th, 2018 |  


Friends remember ‘Old Man’ Richard Harrison of ‘Pawn Stars’

Video clips of reality TV figure Richard Harrison played in a Las Vegas funeral home where the patriarch of the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop empire was...

July 4th, 2018 |  


Box Office Top 20: ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ is No. 1

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” and “Incredibles 2” fended off newcomers to top the box office again this weekend.The “...

July 4th, 2018 |  


OPINION


2:39 pm |    
T.J. Starks
People are not mind-readers

People are not mind-readers

Unless you’re a psychic, clairvoyant, or telepathic, you cannot read another person’s mind. You can observe body language, facial expressi...

July 8th, 2018 |  


Two sides to every story

Two sides to every story

There’s an old saying, “There’s two sides to every story and the truth is somewhere in the middle.”Individuals perceive events...

July 6th, 2018 |  


She Loves the Game Again

She Loves the Game Again

(WARNING: This post deals with the sensitive issue of sexual abuse.)I have the classic love/hate relationship with the game of golf.The love part come...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor

The Portsmouth fireworks has been a tradition of mine annually for over 50 years. I attended back when they were let off in Spartan Stadium. This year...

July 5th, 2018 |  


A woman for USA President—someday

A woman for USA President—someday

As much I wanted, desired, and longed to see a female president in my lifetime, I did not want it to be Hillary. Neither would I have voted for Sarah ...

July 5th, 2018 |  


Seat belts in Ohio school buses—it’s about time

Seat belts in Ohio school buses—it’s about time

Think back to riding the school bus during your younger years. WEEEEEE! Our bodies bounced and took flight when the bus driver hit potholes at a speed...

July 4th, 2018 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA