Free dance classes offered by Watch Me Grow program

Free dance classes offered by Watch Me Grow program

PORTSMOUTH – Who says there is nothing to do in Portsmouth?Watch Me Grow Ohio, a non-profit organization dedicating to providing hands on progra...

May 3rd, 2022 |  


Council special session sparks emotional testimony

Council special session sparks emotional testimony

PORTSMOUTH — Saturday morning saw a packed house at the Portsmouth Little Theater, as Portsmouth City Council held a special meeting to discuss ...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


2022 midterms: What to know about the Ohio primary

2022 midterms: What to know about the Ohio primary

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The first multistate contest of the 2022 midterm election season unfolds on Tuesday, as Ohio voters pick nominees for gove...

May 2nd, 2022 |  



AAA: Gas prices on the rise again

AAA: Gas prices on the rise again

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is nine cents higher this week at $3.936 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


PWHS to present “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

PWHS to present “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

WEST PORTSMOUTH — A long-standing and much anticipated annual event returns to the Vern Riffe Center for the Performing Arts on May 6-8th with o...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


Visually literate high school art show to open May 4

Visually literate high school art show to open May 4

PORTSMOUTH — The annual “Visually Literate” High School Art Exhibition will open to the public on May 4, and will be on display in t...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


SSU’s Project BEAR to mark Global Youth Service Day with new Little Free Library

SSU’s Project BEAR to mark Global Youth Service Day with new Little Free Library

PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State University’s Project BEAR will join hundreds of volunteers across the United States to celebrate Global Youth D...

May 1st, 2022 |  


Naomi Judd, of Grammy-winning duo The Judds, dies at 76

Naomi Judd, of Grammy-winning duo The Judds, dies at 76

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Naomi Judd, the Kentucky-born singer of the Grammy-winning duo The Judds and mother of Wynonna and Ashley Judd, has died...

April 30th, 2022 |  


Franklin Furnace woman arrested for Child Endangerment and Felonious Assault

Franklin Furnace woman arrested for Child Endangerment and Felonious Assault

FRANKLIN FURNACE — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated that his office was contacted on February 28, 2022 by Nationwide Children̵...

April 30th, 2022 |  


Lessons from America

Lessons from America

PORTSMOUTH – On April 30, Ghaida Bouchaala will pack her bags, get on a plane, and head back to her native country of Tunisia.Tunisia, for reade...

April 29th, 2022 |