NEWS


Piketon woman seriously injured in crash

Piketon woman seriously injured in crash

LUCASVILLE–On Monday, July 19 at 12:19 p.m., the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol received a call of a two-vehicle serious injur...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Four injured in single-vehicle crash

Four injured in single-vehicle crash

MCDERMOTT–On Monday, July 19 at 6:55 p.m., the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol received a call of a single-vehicle serious inju...

July 20th, 2021 |  


KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

During my search for some more ideas to keep the brain alive for your kids this summer, I started reading something that caught my eye because it said...

July 19th, 2021 |  


AAA: Gas prices jump in Ohio as national average continues to rise

AAA: Gas prices jump in Ohio as national average continues to rise

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is eight cents higher this week at $3.126 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Ga...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Malone delivers first pitch

Malone delivers first pitch

CINCINNATI — As citizens of Portsmouth and Scioto County descended upon the Queen City for Sunday’s Major League Baseball game between the...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Fluor-BWXT selects graduates to receive STEAM scholarships

SCIOTO— Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP), the company performing extensive environmental cleanup work at the U.S. Department of Energy’s fo...

July 19th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Indians to Guardians
Bengals announce 1st Ring of Honor class

Bengals announce 1st Ring of Honor class

The Cincinnati Bengals today announced Ken Anderson and Ken Riley will join Paul Brown and Anthony Muñoz in the inaugural Ring of Honor class. Se...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Mets slam Reds in combined one-hitter

Mets slam Reds in combined one-hitter

Marcus Stroman pitched one-hit ball for eight innings, Dominic Smith launched a grand slam and the New York Mets cruised to a 7-0 win over the Cincinn...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Waverly’s Flanders ready for SSU golf

Waverly’s Flanders ready for SSU golf

WAVERLY — For any person, overcoming adversity of any kind can be difficult.However, when one hears about the journey that Waverly standout Ben ...

July 21st, 2021 |  


SSU releases 2021 volleyball schedule

SSU releases 2021 volleyball schedule

PORTSMOUTH — The Shawnee State University volleyball team will play in 25 matches during its 2021 regular season, including 11 home contests, si...

July 21st, 2021 |  


Shockers top Post 23

Shockers top Post 23

CHILLICOTHE — The third time was the charm for Waverly Post 142.In their third meeting of the summer Senior Legion with SCOL foe Portsmouth Post...

July 20th, 2021 |  


EB’s Cox to golf at SSU

EB’s Cox to golf at SSU

WINCHESTER — Having the opportunity to continue growing relationships while playing the sport that one loves is certainly a must for any person ...

July 20th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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...

July 18th, 2021 |  


All that jazz: Local jazz musician releases new album

All that jazz: Local jazz musician releases new album

WHEELERSBURG — A new album by a local jazz musician with multiple decades of experience from Wheelersburg has generated positive feedback from a...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Build an amazing wardrobe on a budget

Build an amazing wardrobe on a budget

Books should not be judged by their covers, but appearances do make a difference in people’s perceptions of others. That is why job seekers wear...

July 11th, 2021 |  


Chocolate dessert with a healthy twist

Chocolate dessert with a healthy twist

Quite often people hear the word “dessert” and immediately think of a calorie- and fat-laden decadence that may set them back several hour...

July 11th, 2021 |  


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...

July 11th, 2021 |  


The Forever Purge a movie to purge forever

The Forever Purge a movie to purge forever

Another week and ANOTHER horror film. I feel like this is October! We have another sequel this time to the Purge franchise. Originally this started ou...

July 9th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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God has it in hand
KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

It is hard to believe that we are in the middle of summer already. And I have been trying to make sure you have some summer learning ideas, I wanted t...

July 12th, 2021 |  


Ultra processed food fight

Ultra processed food fight

Many reports in the medical literature and etc… have shown that ultra-processed food is higher in calories and causes more weight gain. (1,2) Bu...

July 11th, 2021 |  


A very important day in July!

A very important day in July!

Speaking to the new and disturbing phenomenon of athletes refusing to honor the flag, Former Secretary of Education William Bennett said, “These...

July 11th, 2021 |  


KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

KimsKorner: More Summer learning fun

Yesterday was a day of celebration with picnics, games and fireworks included. Many people have been waiting on this day for quite a while. It, of cou...

July 5th, 2021 |  


Cleaning your home made simple

NewsUSA – Good housecleaning has never gone out of style, but it has taken on a new priority in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Whe...

July 4th, 2021 |  


Prepaying our way out of the recession

Prepaying our way out of the recession

NewsUSA – As signs suggest a slowly improving economy, all Americans agree -; we never want to see another large recession.Consumers are learnin...

July 4th, 2021 |  


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