Washington Nile School District to learn virtually Sept. 6-10

Washington Nile School District to learn virtually Sept. 6-10

WEST PORTSMOUTH — Students within the Washington Nile Schools District will be attending school virtually this week due to the significant incre...

September 5th, 2021 |  


International Overdose Awareness Day marked in Portsmouth

International Overdose Awareness Day marked in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH- River Valley Organizing marked international Overdose Awareness Day with a community event on Saturday, August 28, 2021, to raise awarenes...

September 5th, 2021 |  


12-year-old asks to be vaccinated for birthday

12-year-old asks to be vaccinated for birthday

GREENUP — On Lucy Roy’s 12th birthday, she found herself asking for something she never would have imagined a few years ago: She asked to ...

September 3rd, 2021 |  



River Days: Boat races and fireworks postponed

River Days: Boat races and fireworks postponed

PORTSMOUTH — With river waters expected to rise toward the end of the week, Friends of Portsmouth announced a few changes to the upcoming River ...

August 31st, 2021 |  


Scioto owns a tank

Scioto owns a tank

SCIOTO — Scioto County is now the proud owner of an Iraqi tank that has been on display for more than 20 years at the Greater Portsmouth Regiona...

August 30th, 2021 |  


2021 Knost Scholarship recipients announced

PORTSMOUTH — Five Portsmouth area students who are entering their senior year of college this fall have received a combined total of $75,000 in ...

August 29th, 2021 |  


Council discuss golf carts within city

Council discuss golf carts within city

PORTSMOUTH Portsmouth City Council moved forward with discussions regarding an ordinance that would make golf carts a legal vehicle to drive on certai...

July 13th, 2021 |  


Latest Storybook Trail comes to Scioto County

Latest Storybook Trail comes to Scioto County

STOUT — Book worms and outdoors enthusiasts now have a little bit of both worlds following the unveiling of a new walking trail at Shawnee State...

June 25th, 2021 |  


Dog activists call for animal control officer

Dog activists call for animal control officer

SCIOTO — One Wheelersburg dog’s living conditions are so dire that they have to sleep on top of its dog house. Others with local tags have...

June 25th, 2021 |  


$35,000 set for startup program

$35,000 set for startup program

SCIOTO — Additional economic aid is coming to local businesses, this time through a resolution between the Scioto County Commissioners and the S...

June 24th, 2021 |