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 |  


McCormick, Pica win scholarships

McCormick, Pica win scholarships

On May 22, 2017, at the Minford High School Senior Awards Assembly, Mary Pica (daughter of Jeff and Nancy Pica) and Tyler McCormick (son of Shannon an...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Summer Food Service program for those in need

The Community Action Committee of Pike County is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without char...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Business Leader’s Legacy Lives on Through Local Seventh Grader

Notre Dame seventh grader Ethan Beckett is receiving $2,500 toward his 2017-2018 tuition and is honoring an outstanding business leader at the same ti...

May 28th, 2017 |