Wheelersburg’s top grads

Wheelersburg’s top grads

Wheelersburg High School has announced its top students from the graduating class of 2017.Included are:Co-Valedictorian, Tanner Cole Bivens, Son of Ni...

June 4th, 2017 |  


Alumni awards scholarships

Thanks to the vision and generosity of Ron Lykins and his late wife, Ruth, and with contributions from many Jefferson Alumni members or their families...

June 4th, 2017 |  


Spring Dean’s List

Jeff Bauer, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Shawnee State University, has released the Dean’s List for the Spring Semester 20...

June 4th, 2017 |  



Fake news

Fake news

If I’ve heard it once in the last month I’ve heard it a hundred times… I’m sick and tired of the news! Especially FAKE NEWS! I...

June 2nd, 2017 |  


I don’t see problems; I see opportunities

I don’t see problems; I see opportunities

Mr. and Mrs. Bush were in their late eighties when Mrs. Bush’s nurse referred her to Social Work Services. Mrs. Bush had Alzheimer’s disea...

June 2nd, 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 2nd, 2017 |  


Church news

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 2nd, 2017 |  


Vacation Bible School dates

St. John Lutheran ChurchSt. John Lutheran Church, located at 5600 Junior Furnace/Powellsville Road, Franklin Furnace, Ohio, will be having Vacation Bi...

June 2nd, 2017 updated: June 2nd, 2017. |  


Library programs

Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of June 5 – June 10, 2017Summer Reading has started! Children 12 and under are invited to sign up at...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead men tell no tales

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead men tell no tales

I’ve found that the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies benefit from low expectations. Take the original, “Curse of the Black Pe...

May 31st, 2017 |