Heroes will be recognized at breakfast

Portsmouth-Local heroes will take center stage next Thursday at SOMC Life Center.The Ohio River Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross will recogniz...

August 9th, 2018 |  


City and county demolishing dilapidated homes

City and county demolishing dilapidated homes

A collaborative effort between many county and city offices resulted in yet another blighted home to be demolished early Thursday morning. At 8:30 a.m...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Hope Over Heroin takes over Spartan Stadium for two nights

Hope Over Heroin takes over Spartan Stadium for two nights

“We’re coming to Portsmouth because there’s a need,” said Rosalie Canfield, head of a charitable organization known as Hope Ov...

August 9th, 2018 |  



Credited with saving accident victim’s life, man insists he’s no hero

At first, he seems surprised by the phone call from the Daily Times and is hesitant to talk to a reporter.Then, suddenly, he says what’s on his ...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Suspect in New Boston robbery captured in Virginia

Suspect in New Boston robbery captured in Virginia

An apparent traffic stop in Virginia has led to the arrest of a Kentucky man wanted in connection with Sunday’s robbery at the Walmart in New Bo...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Three arrested on traffic stop

Three arrested on traffic stop

Local law enforcement officials say they confiscated approximately $27,000 of suspected illicit drugs and arrested three suspects following a traffic ...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Robbery suspect sought

Robbery suspect sought

New Boston Police are seeking help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery at Walmart Sunday.Police said the robbery occured at abou...

August 6th, 2018 |  


LESTER has grand champion chicken

LESTER has grand champion chicken

The feathers were flying as the chickens were being fluffed for the first show at the 2018 Scioto County Fair. The Poultry Show started with the chick...

August 6th, 2018 updated: August 7th, 2018. |  


Plant Portsmouth event seeks transformation of downtown Portsmouth

Plant Portsmouth event seeks transformation of downtown Portsmouth

Event organizers, The Friends of Portsmouth, have some “small” goals in mind for their “Plant Portsmouth” event scheduled for ...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Man killed in shootingSuspect in custody

A Portsmouth man has died from wounds he sustained from a single gunshot Saturday afternoon.Portsmouth City Police responded to a call at approximatel...

August 5th, 2018 |