Give blood and help save lives this spring

Eligible blood donors of all blood types are encouraged to give blood through the American Red Cross this spring to help ensure a sufficient supply fo...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth West Middle to perform Into the Woods Jr.

Portsmouth West Middle to perform Into the Woods Jr.

Students from Portsmouth West Middle School performed their musical Into the Woods Jr., for the first time April 6, 2017. The students hosted a show f...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


Transform your ideas about the library:

This week, the Portsmouth Public Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are tr...

April 6th, 2017 |  



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April 5th, 2017 |  


Entertainment Calendar

April 6The Texas Tenors will be performing at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts, 940 2nd Street, Portsmouth beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are availa...

April 5th, 2017 |  


‘Boss Baby’ bombs

Good news, everyone: “The Boss Baby” isn’t as bad as the advertising makes it seem. Frankly it would be hard to be that bad. I was e...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Library Programs

Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of April 10 – April 15, 2017.National Library Week (April 9-15) Join us in celebrating libraries wit...

April 5th, 2017 |  


SWCD to host lecture

Have you battled against deer in your summer garden? One solution to try is the infamous peanut butter fence. This solution requires a simple one line...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Texas Tenors at VRCFA

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts welcomes The Texas Tenors to campus as part of the 2016-17 Southern Ohio Performing Arts Associa...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Depugh — Q and A

Depugh — Q and A

My name is Dr. Jeremy DePugh and I am an Optometrist practicing at the New Boston Vision Center. I was born in Portsmouth, Ohio and raised in Wheelers...

April 5th, 2017 |