145 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 145 new cases on Wednesday for Scioto County bringing the total to 15,145 since the start ...

January 12th, 2022 |  


2 deaths; 87 new COVID-19 cases reported Monday

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department has confirmed two additional local deaths in connection with the COVID-19 virus...

January 10th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

January 9th, 2022 |  



Chocolate dessert with a healthy twist

Chocolate dessert with a healthy twist

Quite often people hear the word ‘dessert’ and immediately think of a calorie- and fat-laden decadence that may set them back several hour...

January 9th, 2022 |  


Alleviate everyday aches and pains

Alleviate everyday aches and pains

Pain occurs for a variety of reasons. Pain may be a byproduct of overuse of a particular part of the body, or it could signal an underlying illness or...

January 9th, 2022 |  


140 new cases reported Friday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 140 new cases on Friday for Scioto County bringing the total to 14,645 since the start of ...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Avoid Feel Good Highs

Avoid Feel Good Highs

Here we are two weeks after Christmas, and we look around us and wonder where it has gone. Time is just a whisper and then it evaporates right before ...

January 7th, 2022 |  


He never said a word

He never said a word

This is part two of a series about Carl, a seventy-two-year-old gentleman referred to Hospice with lymphoma. In part one we witnessed how God sometime...

January 7th, 2022 |  


Don’t expect to watch again

Don’t expect to watch again

One positive this week. This isn’t a sequel, prequel, or reboot. The last few weeks we’ve had some duds that are some of the worst I’...

January 7th, 2022 |  


126 new COVID-19 cases reported Thursday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 126 new cases on Thursday for Scioto County bringing the total to 14,505 since the start o...

January 6th, 2022 |