Observe the yellow curb

Observe the yellow curb

Why is it okay for people to park next to a yellow curb some places and not others? I have reported one of those places, but it hasn’t changed a...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Our Debt Demands Action

Our Debt Demands Action

Imagine opening your mail to find this bill for $60,000 from the federal government. It seems far-fetched, doesn’t it?Actually, that’s abo...

April 28th, 2016 |  


‘Aristocats’ at Portsmouth Elementary

‘Aristocats’ at Portsmouth Elementary

“The Aristocats Kids” comes to the stage of Portsmouth Elementary this weekend, and it’s a zany family-friendly production, performe...

April 27th, 2016 |  



Distant Lightning from Old Lucasville celebrated

Distant Lightning from Old Lucasville celebrated

Lucasville poet, Linda Scott has published her first book of collected poems titled, Distant Lightning from Old Lucasville.The book which was publishe...

April 25th, 2016 |  


The Commissioner’s Corner

The Commissioner’s Corner

First, let me apologize for my absence in writing over the last few months. First I had extensive eye surgery making reading and writing difficult. Th...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Sierra’s Haven hosts adoption event at Shawnee State

Sierra’s Haven hosts adoption event at Shawnee State

Sierra’s Haven held an adoption event at Shawnee State University on April 21, 2016, bringing several of their dogs to the campus for a visit.Si...

April 21st, 2016 |  


‘Street Art Saturday’ comes to town

Main Street Portsmouth (MSP) has partnered with Charlie Haskins to present a new reoccurring summer arts event, which will run May through August, cal...

April 20th, 2016 updated: April 20th, 2016. |  


Monroe means business

Monroe means business

Ethan Monroe isn’t your typical businessman, but his products have been on back order since the day he opened for business.Monroe is an 11-year-...

April 19th, 2016 updated: April 19th, 2016. |  


Protecting Ohio Students from For-Profit College Scams

Protecting Ohio Students from For-Profit College Scams

Imagine working for months or years toward a college degree - investing hours in late-night study sessions, and tens of thousands of dollars in loans,...

April 18th, 2016 |  


“Bassin’ Around Kentucky” book released

“Bassin’ Around Kentucky” book released

Making his return to the literary scene, Soc Clay released his book “Bassin’ Around Kentucky,” Saturday, April 9.Clay’s book i...

April 10th, 2016 |