Church News

First Church of Christ The congregation of the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg, will join the congregation of Central Ch...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Gampp’s celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Gampp are celebrating their fiftieth wedding anniversary. Mike and Sharon (Hawkins) were married on Jan. 20, 1967, in the Garden Cit...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Hatten and Staley Engagement

Hatten and Staley Engagement

WHEELERSBURG — Bruce and Candice Hatten, of Wheelersburg, Ohio, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Amber Hatten to Justin ...

January 13th, 2017 |  



2,000 feet of art

2,000 feet of art

Located along Front Street in downtown Portsmouth, the murals play an important role in the towns vitality. But despite being a staple in the history ...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Babysitting app builds villages for users

AKRON, Ohio — Parents know the babysitting drill: Call the grandparents. Text the friends. Offer the teenager down the street extra pay if she&#...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Hidden Figures hides reality

Hidden Figures hides reality

A lot of people were unhappy with my review of “Sing” a few weeks ago. Many wondered how I could have so much disdain for a movie with pos...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Helping hand at Head Start

Since 1992, employees from the United States Enrichment Corporation (USEC), a subsidiary of Centrus Energy Corp., have been working to provide gifts f...

January 8th, 2017 |  


2000 feet of art

2000 feet of art

Located along Front Street in downtown Portsmouth, the murals play an important role in the towns vitality. But despite being a staple in the history ...

December 28th, 2016 |  


2000 feet of art

2000 feet of art

Located along Front Street in downtown Portsmouth, the murals play an important role in the towns vitality. But despite being a staple in the history ...

December 21st, 2016 |  


Christmas thoughts of past and future

Christmas thoughts of past and future

I’m sitting in a cabin in the hollow listening to the rain beat a melancholy tune on the tin roof.Outside my window, wild birds flock to the fee...

December 18th, 2016 |