COVID can’t stop this girl

COVID can’t stop this girl

PORTSMOUTH — Some people have that special way about them and they don’t give up even when COVID-19 tries to get in their way. One of thos...

September 18th, 2020 |  


US bans WeChat, TikTok from app stores, threatens shutdowns

US bans WeChat, TikTok from app stores, threatens shutdowns

The U.S. Commerce Department said Friday it will ban Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores on Sunday and will bar the apps from accessi...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’...

September 18th, 2020 |  



Area families seek legal action against DOE contractors

PIKETON — Earlier this month, former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant employees and their families came forward with a lawsuit against contrac...

September 18th, 2020 updated: September 18th, 2020. |  


AAA: Refrain from hanging masks on your mirrors

Window obstructions cause safety hazard for all motorists and pedestriansAAA East Central wants to remind motorists that hanging items from a rear-vie...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Indictments handed down

Indictments handed down

SCIOTO — Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced that the May term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on September 11 and returned ...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Main Street Portsmouth receives grant from PALS, Inc.

Main Street Portsmouth receives grant from PALS, Inc.

PORTSMOUTH — Main Street Portsmouth has received a grant of $1,100 from PALS, Inc. volunteer women’s organization, in support of the 535 P...

September 18th, 2020 |  


Special meeting needed between Commissioners, Waste District

Special meeting needed between Commissioners, Waste District

PORTSMOUTH- The Scioto County Commissioners held their regularly scheduled Thursday morning session, granting approval to all six items on their agend...

September 17th, 2020 |  


DAR promotes Constitution Week

PORTSMOUTH — The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution urges Americans to reflect on the United States Constitution during this ...

September 17th, 2020 |  


SSU Welcome Ambassador program aids new and returning students

SSU Welcome Ambassador program aids new and returning students

PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State University hosted its annual Weekend of Welcome at the beginning of the semester and welcomed over 350 students ̵...

September 17th, 2020 |