Final Friday to feature “The Voice” contestant

Final Friday to feature “The Voice” contestant

PORTSMOUTH — Final Friday in Boneyfiddle will end its 2021 season with two bands and a surprise appearance by Holly Forbes, a four-chair turn co...

September 20th, 2021 |  


The Story of Us returns to Greenlawn Cemetery

The Story of Us returns to Greenlawn Cemetery

PORTSMOUTH — Following a disappointing year of no show due to the Coronavirus last year, the Story of Us is back on this year at Greenlawn Cemet...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Bringing the flavor

Bringing the flavor

PORTSMOUTH — It will be a flavorful weekend starting this Friday as St. Mary’s Church hosts its annual International Food Festival.The fes...

September 14th, 2021 |  



SOMC nears capacity, urges vaccines and masks

SOMC nears capacity, urges vaccines and masks

PORTSMOUTH — Amidst the area’s most serious surge of COVID-19 cases yet, Southern Ohio Medical Center announced on Saturday that the hospi...

September 12th, 2021 |  


Local funeral director reflects on time at Ground Zero

Local funeral director reflects on time at Ground Zero

PORTSMOUTH — Sept. 11, 2001, started out as a typical day for many Americans but quickly became a day no one would ever forget.One member from t...

September 10th, 2021 |  


DeWine applauds $3.57 million JobsOhio infrastructure investment

DeWine applauds $3.57 million JobsOhio infrastructure investment

NELSONVILLE– A new sewer line promises to open new economic opportunities in Scioto and Lawrence County through the commitment of several partne...

September 9th, 2021 |  


Portsmouth City Schools to go virtual next week

Portsmouth City Schools to go virtual next week

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth City School will be going virtual September 13-17 due to a rise in absences from students and staff in the school distri...

September 8th, 2021 |  


Scioto Foundation’s 2021 Scioto Gives kickoff campaign coming soon

Scioto Foundation’s 2021 Scioto Gives kickoff campaign coming soon

PORTSMOUTH — In 2020 The Scioto Foundation’s Scioto Gives campaign achieved surprising success despite complications created by COVID-19.T...

September 8th, 2021 |  


Portsmouth PD to host Cookout with the Cops

Portsmouth PD to host Cookout with the Cops

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Police Department will host a cookout in hopes of building relationships and introducing new officers to the communi...

September 8th, 2021 |  


Two arrested on multiple charges including Felonious Assault on a Peace Officer

Two arrested on multiple charges including Felonious Assault on a Peace Officer

MCDERMOTT — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated on September 3, 2021 at 02:44 a.m. his 9-1-1 Communications Center received a call of...

September 7th, 2021 |