The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power

Wait…. this isn’t a movie? As my readers know we normally go to the movies for each week, however in the past there have been special occa...

September 9th, 2022 |  


Meet the Mako on Sept. 27

Meet the Mako on Sept. 27

PORTSMOUTH — Discover the surgical system that has transformed knee replacement surgery! King’s Daughters Portsmouth Orthopedics and Sport...

September 8th, 2022 |  


Cream of the Crop exhibition ends September 30

Cream of the Crop exhibition ends September 30

The Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center (SOMACC) recently opened its Cream if the Crop exhibit with a successful reception, welcoming happy guest...

September 6th, 2022 |  



PCHD reminds residents of the importance of preventing illness from the Flu

The Portsmouth City Health Department (PCHD) recognizes that the 2022-2023 flu season is quickly approaching. Residents of Ohio should get the flu vac...

September 6th, 2022 updated: September 7th, 2022. |  


Music rocks River Days

Music rocks River Days

River Days wouldn’t be itself without a lineup of music, and the Friends of Portsmouth brought entertainment to thousands over the weekend with ...

September 5th, 2022 |  


Typhoon Tommy tears up the water

Typhoon Tommy tears up the water

Watersports returned to River Days with jet ski racing and freestyle events performed by Typhoon Tommy (Thomas Nuttall) and the USA Freestyle team. Th...

September 5th, 2022 |  


Derby dunks 2,000 ducks

Derby dunks 2,000 ducks

As people enjoyed the riverfront and downtown activities for Portsmouth River Days, Friends of Portsmouth volunteers and staff were working tirelessly...

September 5th, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library book recommendations

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...

September 4th, 2022 |  


River Valley Writers announces workshop, How to Increase Book Sales

Golden Pen award-winning author, Mary McFarland, will present at the Sept. 06, 2022 meeting of the River Valley Writers (RVW). The topic will be ̶...

September 4th, 2022 |  


Monkeypox Vaccination Registration

As Monkeypox cases continue to rise nationally and in the State of Ohio, the Portsmouth City and Scioto County Health Departments are initiating a vac...

September 1st, 2022 |