Refrigerator Dill Pickles

Refrigerator Dill Pickles

Brine2 cups white vinegar2 cups water2 Tablespoons kosher salt2 Tablespoons sugar (optional)Bring to boil in saucepan. Make sure salt is dissolved. Re...

August 2nd, 2020 |  


Scioto County: Weekly construction update

Scioto County: Weekly construction update

CHILLICOTHE — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Scioto County the week of Aug. 3. All outlined work is w...

August 2nd, 2020 |  


The Vaughn’s 60th Wedding Anniversary

The Vaughn’s 60th Wedding Anniversary

Charles Milby Vaughn and Mary Louise Stanley of Portsmouth, Ohio were married July 20, 1960. They have resided in Huntington, West Virginia for 42 yea...

July 26th, 2020 |  



How to effectively and safely sanitize a car

How to effectively and safely sanitize a car

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the way people live. One readily felt effect was spending more time at home. Vehicles sat idle in driveways and even som...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Fresh Peach Pie

Fresh Peach Pie

Pastry for 9-inch 2-crust pie — either your own or pre-made (I use half Crisco, half lard in mine)5-6 cups sliced peaches2 teaspoons lemon juice...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Sanford, Varner & Co. Factory Building at Third & Chillicothe Streets

Sanford, Varner & Co. Factory Building at Third & Chillicothe Streets

Portsmouth may be best remembered for its shoe and steel manufacturers, which dominated the city from the 1830s to the 1970s, but in the years after t...

July 26th, 2020 |  


Root Beer Pulled Pork

Boneless pork shoulder roast1- 12 ounce can root beer1- 18 ounce bottle barbeque saucePour root beer over pork shoulder and roast in slow cooker. Cook...

July 19th, 2020 |  


How parents can govern screen time

How parents can govern screen time

Technology has transformed nearly all facets of life, including education. While desks and blackboards can still be found in the classroom, technology...

July 19th, 2020 |  


Mitchell-Morrison Cemetery at Moore’s Run

Mitchell-Morrison Cemetery at Moore’s Run

Where Moore’s Run exits the river hills of Shawnee State Forest, just off modern-day US Highway 52, near the “100 Mile House,” one f...

July 19th, 2020 |  


Scioto County: Weekly construction update

Scioto County: Weekly construction update

CHILLICOTHE — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Scioto County the week of July 20. All outlined work is ...

July 19th, 2020 |