Motorycle crash kills Ross County man

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comA motorcyclist who was not wearing a helmet was killed early Saturday morning when his motorcycle struck a deer. ...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Columbia Gas of Ohio offers utility bill assistance

Columbia Gas of Ohio offers utility bill assistance

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comWith temperatures dropping across the state, Columbia Gas of Ohio is reminding customers about the programs avail...

October 24th, 2015 |  


Father and son, pastors of two local congregations

Father and son, pastors of two local congregations

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comTwo Portsmouth churches, Mabert Road Baptist Church, located at 1325 Mabert Road and Coles Boulevard ...

October 23rd, 2015 updated: October 23rd, 2015. |  



New pastor has mission to ‘Revive Portsmouth’

New pastor has mission to ‘Revive Portsmouth’

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comBy his own admission, Pastor Art Perkins heard the voice of the Lord, and he answered, “Yes....

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Water in the library

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comThe South Webster Branch of the Portsmouth Public Library is currently in the process of recovering from water dama...

October 23rd, 2015 updated: October 23rd, 2015. |  


Board members honored

Board members honored

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comAt the most recent regularly scheduled meeting of the Portsmouth City School District Board of Education, two Troja...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


City amendments to go to voters in 2016

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comPortsmouth City Council is expected to pass three ordinances pertaining to items they want to place before voters...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Washington Twp. undergoes paving project

Washington Twp. undergoes paving project

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comWashington Township is undergoing its largest paving project ever. The project, which started earlier this week, ...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Strategic planning births world of improvements in Jefferson Township

Strategic planning births world of improvements in Jefferson Township

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comJEFFERSON TOWNSHIP — Many townships have not been blessed to see the many improvements as Jeffe...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


New Boston gets another $1,277,000 for phases 3 & 4 of sewer project

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThe total cost of the New Boston sewer project, after all is said and done will be approximately $7 million. That...

October 23rd, 2015 |