Kester receives Chamber citizen award

Kester receives Chamber citizen award

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Tuesday, the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards breakfast at the Scioto County Welcome...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Man arrested after escape

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comA man wanted by authorities for escape has been arrested in West Portsmouth. Eric Winters, 29, whose last known a...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Weghorst to head new city department

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comCrystal Weghorst will soon become the new director of the newly-created Department of Utility Account Services fo...

July 28th, 2015 |  



Preliminary water park designs released

Preliminary water park designs released

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comFor months, the Scioto County Commissioners have been anticipating building a water splash park at River Side Par...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  


Ballot issues moved to 2016 primary

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThree members of Portsmouth City Council stood their ground against suspending the “three readings” r...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Relaunch 2015 in New Boston, Aug. 1

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comNEW BOSTON — Relaunch: A Community Event that is set for Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, from 6 p.m. un...

July 28th, 2015 |  


5K for suicide awareness

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comShawnee Family Health Center, in Portsmouth, will host ‘Shine a Light’ 5K Run/Walk Saturd...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Praise in the Park

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comPeople who know Angela Ward know she has always had an agenda. “I just want to bring community togetherness...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Mirabello to publish fourth book

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comShawnee State University’s Mark Mirabello, Ph.D, has signed what he is calling his largest book deal to da...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Rains continues to soak region

Rains continues to soak region

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAs the rain continued to fall Monday morning and afternoon, it contributed to an area that’s already seen i...

July 27th, 2015 |