Sarah Simmons, left, and Patrick Redoutey, right, were honored at the Portsmouth Kiwanis Meeting for their awards in the Annual Chopin Competition hel...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Grant opportunities announced

​The Scioto Foundation invites Scioto County nonprofit organizations or local government entities to submit grant applications for its new Sciot...

June 20th, 2017 |  


Pettit scholarship established

​The Scioto Foundation has announced the recent establishment of the George E. and Eleanor Pettit Teaching Scholarship Fund. Recognizing that hi...

June 18th, 2017 |  



Flying first class

Flying first class

If you fly the friendly skies very often at all you see the best and the worst in people. You also see firsthand those who truly love their job…...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Celebrate dad

How will you celebrate dad this weekend? You don’t have to look much further than your own backyard for fun activities and places to shop to fin...

June 16th, 2017 |  


I could almost hear that call

I could almost hear that call to open a lock as a canal boat was being pulled through with a cargo of product or people navigating into the Southern O...

June 16th, 2017 |  


I have a Father

I have a Father

This week I’m diverting from my usual hospice patient story to honor Father’s Day. I submit this each year and consider it my Father’...

June 16th, 2017 |  


The Prodigal Son and His Father

The Prodigal Son and His Father

The story of the Prodigal Son is not about the son per se; it is about the Father.In this case we are picturing God who is the Father of us all. Most,...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Coles Blvd. First Church of GodPastor Chad Benner and the congregation of Coles Blvd. First Church Of God, located at 1300 Coles Blvd., invite you to ...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Road Report

Darren C. LeBrun, P.E., P.S., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of June 19, 2017 through June 23, 2017 for the Engineer...

June 16th, 2017 |