Local Senate candidates split on defunding the police

Local Senate candidates split on defunding the police

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Senate passed a resolution Wednesday which calls for justice for victims of police violence while blocking attempts by local...

September 25th, 2020 |  


SOMC is Cruisin Pink

SOMC is Cruisin Pink

PORTSMOUTH — Even with COVID-19, SOMC Cancer Center will still bring awareness to breast cancer like it has been doing for many years.Originally...

September 25th, 2020 |  


1 death reported Friday; 5 new cases

1 death reported Friday; 5 new cases

SCIOTO —The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments reported one more death in association with COVID-19 Friday.The patient was a 7...

September 25th, 2020 |  



Crabtree 1st Ohio Honorary School Board Member

Crabtree 1st Ohio Honorary School Board Member

LUCASVILLE — Mr. Carl Crabtree was voted in by a unanimous vote on Sept. 17, 2020, to become the first Valley Local School Board Honorary member...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: A variety of things for you

Kim’s Korner: A variety of things for you

It is amazing to think that for most of our schools, they have made it almost through at least a month, using the split days plan and some virtual wit...

September 25th, 2020 |  


SOPA’s 2020 audit returns with noncompliance findings

SOPA’s 2020 audit returns with noncompliance findings

SCIOTO — After failing to submit paperwork for its audit of 2017-2018 financial records, the Southern Ohio Port Authority finally received its r...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Wheelersburg High School Football Homecoming

Wheelersburg High School Football Homecoming

WHEELERSBURG — Wheelersburg High School Football Homecoming will take place Friday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m. in the afternoon at Ed Miller Stadium. Th...

September 24th, 2020 |  


14 new cases, Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

14 new cases, Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

SCIOTO —The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments reported 14 new positive COVID-19 cases Thursday.The new cases bring the total ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Local author publishes children’s book

Local author publishes children’s book

MINFORD — A local lady has made one of her dreams come true after writing and publishing a children’s book.Local author, Sherri Anderson w...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

SCIOTO — Scioto County will be moving back to a Level Three (Red) Public Health Emergency on the Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) Public ...

September 24th, 2020 |