Groups headline Pike Co. Fair

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThe folks on the Pike County Fair Board hope you come out often to enjoy a week of fun at the Pike County Fair Ju...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Pike County Fair, fun for everyone

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThis year’s Pike County Fair is set to take place through Aug. 8, 2015 at the Pike County Fairgrounds, 311 ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Truck stuck on tracks

Truck stuck on tracks

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comAt about 4 p.m. Tuesday, a commercial semi-truck was en route for a delivery when he crossed the train tracks on...

July 28th, 2015 |  



PCSD administration more curriculum based

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comPortsmouth Elementary School’s administration is undergoing some slight changes this year, as longtime Pri...

July 28th, 2015 |  


SOMC ranks on best places to work list

SOMC ranks on best places to work list

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Tuesday, Fortune Magazine released the 20 best workplaces in health care, and Southern Ohio Medical Center (SO...

July 28th, 2015 |  


West band ready for the fight

West band ready for the fight

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comStudents at Portsmouth West Junior High and High School are out marching in the sun, practicing in the band room...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  


Kester receives Chamber citizen award

Kester receives Chamber citizen award

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Tuesday, the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards breakfast at the Scioto County Welcome...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Man arrested after escape

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comA man wanted by authorities for escape has been arrested in West Portsmouth. Eric Winters, 29, whose last known a...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Weghorst to head new city department

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comCrystal Weghorst will soon become the new director of the newly-created Department of Utility Account Services fo...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Preliminary water park designs released

Preliminary water park designs released

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comFor months, the Scioto County Commissioners have been anticipating building a water splash park at River Side Par...

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |