PPL seeks legal counsel, policy establishment

PPL seeks legal counsel, policy establishment

PORTSMOUTH—The Portsmouth Public Library’s (PPL) Board of Trustees held a special meeting on Thursday as the library continues to address ...

July 1st, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Wind Symphony kicks off 30th season with 4th of July concert

Portsmouth Wind Symphony kicks off 30th season with 4th of July concert

PORTSMOUTH — In celebration of its 30th anniversary, The Portsmouth Wind Symphony (PWS) will be kicking off the season with “Exploring the...

July 1st, 2022 |  


Former writer, columnist Sam Piatt remembered

Former writer, columnist Sam Piatt remembered

PORTSMOUTH — G. Sam Piatt wore several hats during his time in southern Ohio and northeastern Kentucky.Readers of this publication likely know P...

July 1st, 2022 |  



Patrol continues focus on impaired driving enforcement

LUCASVILLE — As part of the Patrol’s ongoing efforts to make Ohio’s roadways safer, troopers are continuing to focus on impaired dri...

July 1st, 2022 |  


New Boston to celebrate July 4th with a bang

New Boston to celebrate July 4th with a bang

NEW BOSTON—Mark your calendars for the Village of New Boston’s upcoming Fourth of July fireworks display, which is sure to bring loads of ...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Jackson sworn in, becomes 1st Black woman on Supreme Court

Jackson sworn in, becomes 1st Black woman on Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ketanji Brown Jackson has been sworn in to the Supreme Court, shattering a glass ceiling as the first Black woman on the natio...

June 30th, 2022 |  


WHO: COVID-19 cases rising nearly everywhere in the world

WHO: COVID-19 cases rising nearly everywhere in the world

GENEVA (AP) — The number of new coronavirus cases rose by 18% in the last week, with more than 4.1 million cases reported globally, according to...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Phillip Lackey, M.D., joins King’s Daughters medical staff

Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Phillip Lackey, M.D., joins King’s Daughters medical staff

ASHLAND, Ky.– King’s Daughters is pleased to welcome plastic and reconstructive surgeon Phillip Lackey, M.D., to its medical staff beginni...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Calendar of Fourth of July Festivities

SCIOTO—As Independence Day weekend approaches, many looking to celebrate the occasion will have a bevy of community events and celebrations from...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Last remaining WWII Medal of Honor recipient dies at 98

Last remaining WWII Medal of Honor recipient dies at 98

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Hershel W. “Woody” Williams, the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, died Wednesday....

June 29th, 2022 |