Thousands raised for outreach

Thousands raised for outreach

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe cold temperatures and rain did not stop 69 people from participating in the seventh annual Natural High 5k ru...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Program continues to save lives

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comProject DAWN (Deaths Avoided with Naloxone) originated in the Portsmouth City Health Department in 2013. Since im...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Congressmen provide updates

Congressmen provide updates

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Friday, Congressmen Bill Johnson and Brad Wenstrup visited communities surrounding the United States Departmen...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  



Northwest’s Destiny Freeland, courageous battler of Ewing’s sarcoma, crowned princess at homecoming

Northwest’s Destiny Freeland, courageous battler of Ewing’s sarcoma, crowned princess at homecoming

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comFriday night was more than a landslide win of 41 to nothing for the Northwest Mohawks, it was the night senior A...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Semi takes down a power pole on Fifth Street in Portsmouth

Semi takes down a power pole on Fifth Street in Portsmouth

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comPower in the downtown area was down for several minutes early Monday afternoon when a semi-tractor trailer rig st...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Mortar case is deposited in a donation box at an area church

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comJust when you think you have heard it all, something bizarre occurs that makes you scratch your head and makes la...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Walk to end the death penalty underway

Walk to end the death penalty underway

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comSamuel Holmes “Sam” Sheppard, a Bay Village, Ohio, osteopathic physician, was convicted in 1954 of th...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Oliver to speak at SCMA Inaugural Breakfast

Oliver to speak at SCMA Inaugural Breakfast

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comThe Inaugural Pastor’s Breakfast, sponsored by Scioto County Ministerial Association (SCMA), wi...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


SSU planning craft fair

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comShawnee State University (SSU) is welcoming fall with a craft fair, which is to be held later this month, with dead...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


A look at Scioto Gives participants

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comDozens upon dozens of non-profit organizations work around the clock, and around the calendar, to make the area a b...

October 2nd, 2015 |