SOMC Memorial Ride taking place July 31

PORTSMOUTH — The SOMC Hospice Memorial Ride is scheduled to take place on July 31. The event raises funds for the Hospice Caritas Fund, and was ...

July 25th, 2021 |  


Fauci says US headed in ‘wrong direction’ on coronavirus

Fauci says US headed in ‘wrong direction’ on coronavirus

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — The United States is in an “unnecessary predicament” of soaring COVID-19 cases fueled by unvaccinated Americ...

July 25th, 2021 |  


Correctional officer arrested on sexual misconduct

Correctional officer arrested on sexual misconduct

PORTSMOUTH — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman announced that on July 14, 2021, his office received information regarding possible sexual ...

July 23rd, 2021 |  



The inside scoop: July is ice cream month

The inside scoop: July is ice cream month

The question remains, does Ice Cream make everything better? If looking in the United States it seems so as, ninety-eight percent of all US households...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


BrightView celebrates one year

BrightView celebrates one year

PORTSMOUTH — Celebrating their one-year anniversary Friday, BrightView Portsmouth’s Addiction Treatment center, welcomed folks with snacks...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


AG Yost inks a $26B deal with major drug companies that fueled opioid epidemic

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced a historic $26 billion nationwide agreement with the three largest distributors of opioids ...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


4th grader donates profits to the Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund

4th grader donates profits to the Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund

PORTSMOUTH — A local fourth-grader from Portsmouth Elementary School used her love for crafts and art as a way to raise money to fight childhood...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


New Boston Council questions golf carts on their main roads

New Boston Council questions golf carts on their main roads

NEW BOSTON — The use of golf carts on the main roads in New Boston was one of the main items on the New Boston Village Council meeting Tuesday a...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Final Friday to celebrate Rich Moon

Final Friday to celebrate Rich Moon

PORTSMOUTH — The Final Friday in Boneyfiddle concert series will celebrate the life of Rich Moon through music and stories Friday, July 30, begi...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


Scioto Foundation announces new scholarship fund

Scioto Foundation announces new scholarship fund

PORTSMOUTH — The Scioto Foundation has announced the establishment of the Christina Lester Niekamp Scholarship Fund, an Acorn Fund created by Zo...

July 21st, 2021 |