Tickets for Celebrate Portsmouth on sale now

Main Street Portsmouth will be holding its annual fundraising dinner and auction, Celebrate Portsmouth, on Thursday, March 5, at 6 p.m., at the Southe...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Notre Dame students win State Fire Posters

Notre Dame students win State Fire Posters

It is great when a local student wins in the state fire poster contest, but it is even more special when two local students win.That’s exactly w...

February 17th, 2020 |  


Tuesday is voter registration deadline for primary

The registration deadline for the Ohio primary election is Tuesday.Voters must be registered by Feb. 18 to vote in the primary election on March 17. O...

February 17th, 2020 |  



Black History lives on in Portsmouth

Black History lives on in Portsmouth

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of citizens in local and...

February 17th, 2020 |  


Governor DeWine announces hands-free Ohio bill

COLUMBUS - Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced details of a new bill that will strengthen Ohio’s laws regarding the use of wireless devices, inc...

February 16th, 2020 |  


Minford Schools celebrate kindness

Minford Schools celebrate kindness

MINFORD—Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) were being celebrated at all three Minford Local Schools as students learned spreading kindness was better...

February 16th, 2020 |  


Flu still on the rise

COLUMBUS-The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reports that the number of new influenza-related hospitalizations rose again last week. The 994 hospitali...

February 16th, 2020 |  


Lawsuit Against SSU Dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed a case against Shawnee State University, from a professor.Nicholas Meriwether, a humanities professor with SSU since 199...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Routes closed due to high water

Routes closed due to high water

Chillicothe - As of Friday afternoon, the following routes remain closed due to high water. Motorists are advised to never cross water over a roadway....

February 14th, 2020 |  


Heritage Square has new name and ownership

Heritage Square has new name and ownership

Heritage Square of 3304 Rhodes Ave., New Boston, Ohio has announced new ownership.Effective Feb. 1, 2020, the new owner is Heritage Legacy Health Serv...

February 14th, 2020 |