Teacher wins $2,000 walking for school

Teacher wins $2,000 walking for school

WEST PORTSMOUTH — Walking can be a good release of stress.One area teacher went above and beyond and began walking to earn and award for her sch...

November 26th, 2020 |  


Police canine wags its way to retirement

Police canine wags its way to retirement

PORTSMOUTH- A public servant is hanging up his collar after seven and a half years of service in the Portsmouth Police Department’s K-9 unit.The...

November 26th, 2020 |  


Jaycees Cruising into Christmas

Jaycees Cruising into Christmas

PORTSMOUTH — It may not be a parade with floats, bands and fanfare, but the Portsmouth Jaycees are trying their best to salvage the purpose for ...

November 25th, 2020 |  



Community shares holiday plans

Community shares holiday plans

SCIOTO — There is so much controversy about what to do for Thanksgiving this year. So many people want to spend Thanksgiving with family, but it...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Access Scioto County and OVRDC plan to hold virtual public meetings

Access Scioto County and OVRDC plan to hold virtual public meetings

WAVERLY— The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) and Access Scioto County have begun a process to update the Scioto County Coord...

November 25th, 2020 |  


Movie Review: Buddy Games

Movie Review: Buddy Games

Directed by Josh DuhamelStarring: Josh Duhamel, Dax Shepard, Kevin Dillion, Nick Swardson, Dan Bakkedahl, Olivia MunnRuntime: 90 MinutesRating: R (for...

November 25th, 2020 |  


$550,000 appropriated to avoid Health Department deficit

$550,000 appropriated to avoid Health Department deficit

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth City Council passed multiple pieces of legislation during it Monday evening meeting, including two on third reading and ...

November 24th, 2020 |  


23 new COVID-19 cases reported Tuesday

23 new COVID-19 cases reported Tuesday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 23 new cases on Tuesday for Scioto County.The new cases bring the total to 1,959 since the...

November 24th, 2020 |  


DeWine: State’s first vaccine batch coming by Dec. 15

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio could see its first batches of a coronavirus vaccine by Dec. 15, Gov. Mike DeWine said Tuesday, citing calls his offi...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Commissioners report higher permissive sales tax

Commissioners report higher permissive sales tax

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Commissioners held a short session on Tuesday, reviewing and passing all 12 items on its agenda.Along with the regula...

November 24th, 2020 |