SOMC plans series of events for Breast Cancer Awareness

PORTSMOUTH — Southern Ohio Medical Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month throughout the month of October with a series of pink-the...

October 1st, 2021 |  


43 new COVID-19 cases reported Thursday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 43 new cases Thursday for Scioto County bringing the total to 10,802 since the start of th...

September 30th, 2021 |  


Glocktoberfest 2021: Celebrating our past, present, and future

Glocktoberfest 2021: Celebrating our past, present, and future

PORTSMOUTH — As Ebb Glockner tells it, the Glockner family had to make a heartbreaking decision in order to save their family business. He cites...

September 30th, 2021 |  



Pump track construction to start Monday

Pump track construction to start Monday

PORTSMOUTH — Construction of the pump track at the Earl Thomas Conley Park is expected to begin next week, according to county commissioners.The...

September 30th, 2021 |  


‘83 Sweets opens in downtown Portsmouth

‘83 Sweets opens in downtown Portsmouth

For Alyssa Logan and Julie Brandenburg, opening ’83 Sweets in downtown Portsmouth means more to them than just opening a business. It means retu...

September 29th, 2021 |  


DeWine issues statement on Pfizer/Comirnaty COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses

COLUMBUS – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health have announced that eligible Ohioans will be able to receive a booster do...

September 28th, 2021 |  


Shawnee State University to host homecoming parade and carnival Oct. 2

Shawnee State University to host homecoming parade and carnival Oct. 2

PORTSMOUTH —Shawnee State University invites the Portsmouth community to attend their annual Homecoming Weekend activities on Saturday, Oct. 2. ...

September 28th, 2021 |  


1 death; 33 new cases reported Monday

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department has confirmed one additional local death in connection with the COVID-19 virus....

September 27th, 2021 |  


Adult Day celebrates Adult Day Week

Adult Day celebrates Adult Day Week

PORTSMOUTH It was a week of celebration for USSA Adult Day Care members as it celebrated Adult Day week.During the week of Sept. 19 through Sept. 25, ...

September 27th, 2021 |  


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 |