Trump orders more unemployment pay, a payroll tax deferral

Trump orders more unemployment pay, a payroll tax deferral

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Seizing the power of his podium and his pen, President Donald Trump on Saturday moved to bypass the nation’s elect...

August 8th, 2020 |  


PCHD explains differences in Covid tests, tackle rumors.

PCHD explains differences in Covid tests, tackle rumors.

SCIOTO— Following Governor Mike DeWine’s coronavirus tests Thursday, questions and rumors started to encircle the validity of COVID-19 tes...

August 7th, 2020 |  


Next Portsmouth Cleanup Day set for August 15

Next Portsmouth Cleanup Day set for August 15

PORTSMOUTH — After their successes of the first-monthly Portsmouth Cleanup Day July 25, Friends of Portsmouth has scheduled their next community...

August 7th, 2020 |  



West students win at National Beta

West students win at National Beta

WEST PORTSMOUTH — By now, the students at Portsmouth West High School have clearly learned how to navigate these unusual learning experiences. T...

August 7th, 2020 updated: August 7th, 2020. |  


Commissioners discuss Children’s Services issues

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Commissioners held their regularly scheduled Thursday meeting, with many questions from residents about Scioto County...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Last Movies By Moonlight in 2020 scheduled for August 14

Last Movies By Moonlight in 2020 scheduled for August 14

PORTSMOUTH — Those yet to experience an outdoor movie event hosted by Friends of Portsmouth will have one final opportunity to do so in 2020.Fri...

August 6th, 2020 |  


DeWine tests negative after positive test before Trump visit

DeWine tests negative after positive test before Trump visit

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested negative for COVID-19 on Thursday after testing positive earlier in the day before he was to meet w...

August 6th, 2020 updated: August 7th, 2020. |  


New Boston cancels Party in the Park

New Boston cancels Party in the Park

NEW BOSTON — The Village of New Boston held its first meeting for August Tuesday evening with all members in attendance of the once again, Zoom ...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Voter fraud in Scioto County? Not existent says Board of Elections.

Voter fraud in Scioto County? Not existent says Board of Elections.

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Board of Elections wants to assure the public that voter fraud in cases of mail-in voting is not a concern after Pres...

August 5th, 2020 |  


Ohio’s Tax-Free Holiday set for this weekend

Ohio’s Tax-Free Holiday set for this weekend

SCIOTO — As schools start to announce their return to school plans, parents who have children returning to school can get a tax break this weeke...

August 5th, 2020 |