Shawnee State ‘Bear Necessities Pantry,’ helping students in need

Shawnee State ‘Bear Necessities Pantry,’ helping students in need

It’s been nearly a month since the Bear Necessities Pantry opened on the campus of Shawnee State University (SSU), according to Student Life Dir...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Granus inducted as member

Granus inducted as member

Recently at a meeting of the Joseph Spencer NSDAR of Portsmouth, Ohio, Leanne Granus was inducted as a member by chapter regent and chaplain. This was...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Ohio crucial to election

Ohio is widely considered a pivotal state in the upcoming presidential election and Secretary of State Jon Husted, in an exclusive interview with the ...

September 12th, 2016 |  



Fun on the farm

Fun on the farm

Type 1 diabetes is anything but fun, however, Malissa Sarver, who has a T1D group that ususally meets every other month, decided Saturday would be a d...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Ending the silence: the times I tried to kill myself

Ending the silence: the times I tried to kill myself

Ending the silence: the times I tried to kill myselfJoseph Pratt“I burned it reaching into the oven.”“I had an accident when I was y...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Seeing the World in a Different Way

Seeing the World in a Different Way

Living a unique life is quite interesting and exciting. My name is Bill Adams, and I’m the Self Advocacy Specialist at Star, Inc., in Portsmouth...

September 12th, 2016 |  


ADAMHS Board asks for levy

ADAMHS Board asks for levy

One of the many items the voters of Scioto County will decide in the upcoming election, will be a levy for the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Heal...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Scioto County Roadwork Schedule

Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of September 12, 2016 through September 16, 2016 for his offi...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Dems celebrate Strickland’s birthday

Dems celebrate Strickland’s birthday

“This is home,” U.S. Senate candidate Ted Strickland, a Scioto County native, said as he walked from his car to the building on the Scioto...

September 11th, 2016 |  


9/11 Reminds Us That We Are All Americans

9/11 Reminds Us That We Are All Americans

Fifteen years ago today (Sunday) I was seeing patients in our clinic in Blue Ash, Ohio, on what seemed like a regular Tuesday morning.Not long after m...

September 11th, 2016 |