PPL Programs

Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of March 13 – March 18, 2017Around and Around We Go Quilt Display (February 27 – April 28) The...

March 8th, 2017 |  


DOE’s Science Bowl set for March 10

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) 5th Annual South Central Ohio Regional Science Bowl is scheduled for Friday, March 10, 2017, at Sh...

March 5th, 2017 |  


SSU welcomes Youngjoo Yi

Shawnee State University welcomes Dr. Youngjoo Yi to present “Language Learning, Technology, and Identity Construction” as part of the Dis...

March 5th, 2017 |  



PHS Mock Trial team advances

PHS Mock Trial team advances

On February 10th, the Portsmouth High School (PHS) Mock Trial Team advanced to the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education (OCLRE) Mock Trial State Comp...

March 5th, 2017 |  


SSU to host Entrepreneurship Roundtable

Shawnee State University will host an Entrepreneurship Roundtable from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mon., March 13 in the Sodexo Ballroom of the University Center.T...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Clay Refinancing

The Clay Local School District has participated in the refinancing of $4.8 million in outstanding bonds in an effort to “lock in a lower interes...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Local Briefs

The Flatwoods Lions Club will meet Thursday, March 9th 7 p.m. at Giovanni’s on Argillite Road. Non-members welcome.The Scioto County Children Se...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Board Notes

The Washington-Nile Local Board of Education met on February 27 2017 at Portsmouth West Middle School. Mr. Chris Jordan, middle school principal had t...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Work to learn

Work to learn

If you know a teen who loves learning and the outdoors, then the Wayne National Forest Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) may be the program for them.The ...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Church news

North Moreland Christian Baptist ChurchNorth Moreland Christian Baptist Church. Breakfast is served every Sunday morning 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Everyone ...

March 3rd, 2017 |