Hospice quilts display memorials

Hospice memorial quilts are on display this week at the SOMC Friends Center for public viewing through Sunday, Jan. 10.Susan Goins, SOMC Hospice Berea...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Kalb returned as mayor of Portsmouth

Kalb returned as mayor of Portsmouth

“Let’s get to work and get things done.” That statement by the newest member of Portsmouth City Council, Tom Lowe of the Sixth Ward ...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Huckabee not on Second District ballot

If you are a Mike Huckabee supporter you might need to know that he will not be on the Second Congressional District ballot in the March Republican pr...

January 5th, 2016 |  



Benefit Saturday for PACT

Benefit Saturday for PACT

If you enjoy great musical and performing events, Becky Lovins, Executive Director at Portsmouth Area Arts Council and Children’s Theatre says y...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Cinema 8 reaches out to community

Cinema 8 reaches out to community

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth 8 Cinema hosted a Breakfast With Santa and Gift-Giving party on Dec. 28, at the cinema location in Portsmouth. Children ...

January 4th, 2016 |  


The way to my heart

The way to my heart

“Sounds like a column to me.” That’s what Wayne Allen said when the two of us were working on Saturday and I told him two delightful...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Memoirs of Hillcrest Children’s Home

Memoirs of Hillcrest Children’s Home

In 1921, the first of many children would begin residing at this newly constructed orphanage that came to be known as Hillcrest, which was located in ...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Two females found dead on Blue Run

Two females found dead on Blue Run

MINFORD — A shooting incident has resulted in the death of a mother and her 16-year-old daughter in Minford Sunday night.Around 2 p.m., Monday, ...

January 4th, 2016 updated: January 5th, 2016. |  


Man arrested for trafficking in heroin

Man arrested for trafficking in heroin

Heroin continues to be the new drug of choice in Scioto County.The Portsmouth Police have arrested a male individual for Trafficking in Drugs and Poss...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Council considers amending city manager’s contract

The vote was close - 3-2, but in the end, the Portsmouth City Council gave first reading to a request by Portsmouth City Manager Derek K. Allen to ame...

January 3rd, 2016 |