NEWS


2:43 pm |    
Scioto Lights it Pink
1:41 pm |    
Scioto Gives keeps giving
2:40 pm |    
SSU to host Career Fair
Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical”

Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical”

PORTSMOUTH — The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at Shawnee State University will host Broadway’s “Legally Blonde, the Musica...

October 2nd, 2022 |  


Party in the Park set for Oct 8

NEW BOSTON — New Boston Mayor Junior Williams, alongside Village Council and volunteers, have announced that Party in the Park will take place O...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Scioto Gives back

Scioto Gives back

PORTSMOUTH — Scioto Gives is an annual charity event run by the Scioto Foundation. They have been providing aid to local 501(C)3 nonprofits (NPO...

September 30th, 2022 |  


House OKs bill to avert government shutdown, aid Ukraine

House OKs bill to avert government shutdown, aid Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House passed a short-term spending bill on Friday that finances the federal government through mid-December...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Hurricane Ian heads for Carolinas after pounding Florida

Hurricane Ian heads for Carolinas after pounding Florida

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A revived Hurricane Ian threatened coastal South Carolina and the historic city of Charleston with severe flooding Frida...

September 30th, 2022 |  


Brown addresses farm credit

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), a member of the U.S. Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee, and U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA),...

September 29th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


6:00 pm |    
Tigers too much for Valley
Burrow’s antihunger efforts evolve into foundation

Burrow’s antihunger efforts evolve into foundation

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow’s impassioned Heisman Trophy speech about poverty in his rural Ohio hometown has evolved into a foundation la...

October 6th, 2022 |  


OPSWA High School Football Notebook Week 7

COLUMBUS — Three more weeks.That is all that is left in the 2022 Ohio high school football regular season, as teams from all around the state ha...

October 6th, 2022 |  


OHSAA Football Computer Ratings — Oct. 4, 2022 (Entering Week 8)

OHSAA Football Computer Ratings — Oct. 4, 2022 (Entering Week 8)

Top 16 schools from each region in the final reporton Oct. 23 will qualify for the playoffsDivision IIIRegion 11 - 1. Dresden Tri-Valley (6-1) 17.8, 2...

October 6th, 2022 |  


Week Eight Football Schedule

Week Eight Football Schedule

Week Eight Football ScheduleOVCFairland at PortsmouthCoal Grove at IrontonChesapeake at South PointRock Hill at Gallia AcademySOC IIWheelersburg at Wa...

October 6th, 2022 |  


Reds lose 100 for 1st time since ‘82

Reds lose 100 for 1st time since ‘82

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds lost 100 games for the first time in four decades, falling to the Chicago Cubs 15-2 in their season finale...

October 6th, 2022 |  


Mohawks shut out East

Mohawks shut out East

SCIOTOVILLE — The Northwest Mohawks continued on their march against Southern Ohio Conference Division I foes — defeating host East 46-0 i...

October 5th, 2022 updated: October 5th, 2022. |  


LIFE


1:35 pm |    
Life is a journey
2:48 pm |    
Touring Destination Gardens
4:22 pm
Updated: 4:33 pm. |    
Prehistoric lecture continues Sept. 29

CCL to meet

Citizens’ Climate Lobby invites you to “Make Friends and Influence Lawmakers.”Join a virtual information session to learn how ordina...

September 27th, 2022 |  


PPL recommends these books: Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating, You Belong with Me, and What to Say Next

PPL recommends these books: Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating, You Belong with Me, and What to Say Next

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 25th, 2022 |  


Another one dish, easy recipe

Another one dish, easy recipe

Hello! In the kitchen with Sharon is Patricia Nicholes with her Million Dollar Spaghetti Casserole. Wow this is an amazing recipe.I am making this ...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Vern Riffe Center for the Arts to host “Legally Blonde, the Musical” on Oct. 27

The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) at Shawnee State University will host Broadway’s “Legally Blonde, the Musical” Thursday, ...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Native authors books

West Portsmouth native, Jeffery Evans, has come a long way since his days of playing on Stoney Run. Now, proudly decorated with two Masters degrees, a...

September 20th, 2022 |  


OPINION


9:32 am |    
The Future of Truth
3:42 pm |    
Water your plants in Fall
2:58 pm |    
Movie Review: Barbarian
OneOhio Recovery Foundation committed to managing Opioid Settlement Funds

OneOhio Recovery Foundation committed to managing Opioid Settlement Funds

As an entrepreneur from Jackson County, I’ve spent much of my professional life building businesses throughout Appalachian Ohio. Supporting the ...

September 20th, 2022 |  


September is Kinship Care month

September is Kinship Care month

In Ohio, over 200,000 children are living in kinship families. Research shows that when they must be apart from their parents, children do better with...

September 19th, 2022 |  


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 |  


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