NEWS


3:29 pm |    
Serve Day serves all

Sherman receives scholarship from Ohio Natural Gas and Oil Industry

MINFORD - The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) and The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation (OOGEEF) announced they have awa...

September 18th, 2022 |  


Shawnee State University to host Alumni Awards Dinner Sept. 24

Shawnee State University’s Alumni Association will host its Alumni Awards Dinner on Saturday, September 24 at 6 p.m. in the Morris University Ce...

September 18th, 2022 |  


Gun Bash set for Oct 1

Gun Bash set for Oct 1

This October, The Patriot Friends of the NRA are ready to welcome guests once again to one of their big annual events they have this time each year ca...

September 18th, 2022 |  


Hope Fund brings in $35,000

Hope Fund brings in $35,000

The Steven A Hunter Hope Fund’s Annual Tennis and Pickleball Tournament was held Sept 10 with great numbers, showing how much people care about ...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Ohio chief justice: New redistricting amendment needed

Ohio chief justice: New redistricting amendment needed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s efforts to curb gerrymandering are not working and voters must once again amend the constitution to take poli...

September 16th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


5:19 pm |    
SW, ‘Burg win SOC golf
Browns rebound from collapse, beat Steelers

Browns rebound from collapse, beat Steelers

CLEVELAND (AP) — An unimaginable collapse still fresh in their minds, the Browns managed to avoid a second one in four days.Jacoby Brissett thre...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


SPORTS SCOREBOARD —September 22

SPORTS SCOREBOARD —September 22

SPORTS SCOREBOARD —September 22VolleyballWheelersburg 3, Waverly 0 (25-22, 25-23, 25-18)Notre Dame 3, Clay 0 (25-18, 25-6, 25-7)Fairland 3, Port...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Ohio State expects stiffer test against Wisconsin

Ohio State expects stiffer test against Wisconsin

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson tried to tone down the accolades and hyperbole that came after the Buckeyes’...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Burrow, Bengals not panicking as they face Jets

Burrow, Bengals not panicking as they face Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — There’s no panic in Cincinnati.Well, at least not in the Bengals’ locker room.While social media is buz...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Annual DTWC event set for PRP

Annual DTWC event set for PRP

WEST PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth Raceway Park’s next event will be Carl Short’s 42nd annual General Tire Dirt Track World Championship p...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Rebels complete sweep of East

Rebels complete sweep of East

MERCERVILLE — For the second time in three weeks, and against the South Gallia Rebels once again, mistakes doomed the East High School football ...

September 22nd, 2022 |  


LIFE


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A keeper breakfast cake
Movie review: Pearl

Movie review: Pearl

I spoke a few weeks ago about the company A24 and how they have been producing a lot of really good movies lately. I should have also labeled them as ...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host HarpOhio on Oct. 16

Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host HarpOhio on Oct. 16

The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at Shawnee State University will present HarpOhio, a harp ensemble for pre-college and college-age students...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Couponing in Today’s World workshop returns to Pike County CAO

PIKETON - The Free Tax Preparation and Financial Literacy Program of the Workforce & Business Development Program at the Community Action Committe...

September 13th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

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 12th, 2022 |  


15-minute prep for chicken stroganoff

15-minute prep for chicken stroganoff

Hello! Patricia Nichols sent me another great recipe. I love fixing all these great recipes, especially ones that are easy and one pan. Thank you so m...

September 11th, 2022 |  


OPINION


2:58 pm |    
Movie Review: Barbarian
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 |  


Letter to the EditorThe Pride display issue isn’t about protecting kids

A Pride display and a handful of kids’ books is an awfully small thing to get worked up about, but these are small-minded people. For about a mo...

August 28th, 2022 |  


Fat Science: Eating yourself

Fat Science: Eating yourself

Autophagy, self eating, - it’s actually a thing.All animals have to deal with food lack to some extent, because of changing food resources, or m...

August 28th, 2022 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA