SATURDAY, Feb. 3
PORTSMOUTH- A local pastor has declared war on hunger and is now asking residents to help him defeat the enemy and ensure that no family is worrying about where their next meal is coming from this winter.
SOUTH WEBSTER- The last few years, the number of area food pantries has dwindled but the need still exists. The 501(c)3 for the South Webster Food Pantry has changed hands rather than leave the area without a food pantry at all.
Scioto County Prosecutor Shane A. Tieman has announced the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on Jan. 26 and returned 14 public indictments. The defendants are charged as follows:
NEIGHBOR COMPLAINT—Reporting party called several times regarding neighbor’s vehicle blocking them in. 5:21 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 31.
WHEELERSBURG— Local Wheelersburg graduate, Miss Paisley French, was crowned Miss Ohio’s Teen last fall. Prior to that, French won Miss Portsmouth’s Teen during her first ever pageant. More recently, she leveraged these wins to travel to The Walt Disney Theatre in Orlando to compete in the Miss America Pageant, where she won First Runner Up Miss America’s Teen after months of preparing for the day.
Update: This morning around 7:30 Phil emerged from his bed and to our surprise didn’t see his shadow. According to this prediction we are in for an early Spring.
PORTSMOUTH— On Jan. 20, many local artists joined to present A Night of Broadway – The Finale at the Vern Riffe Center for The Arts.
The Scioto County Health Department will be hosting a free COVID vaccination clinic for uninsured adults on Feb. 6.
PORTSMOUTH— The Scioto County Commissioners on Thursday decided to make it easier for local businesses to apply for the county’s Small Business Revitalization Grant program.