Portsmouth, we are better than this!

Portsmouth, we are better than this!

This city of Portsmouth is the place where I was born. I was born to my parents George and Betty Reaves 46 years ago in what was known then as, Scioto...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Music and Art Circus closing out

The Grayson Gallery & Art Center, Inc., in partnership with the Grayson Journal-Times newspaper, will present the last in the summer’s serie...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Where were you when the world stopped turning?

Where were you when the world stopped turning?

There are events that are indelible in your mind. I remember reading the bulletin that President John F. Kennedy had been assassinated. I also remembe...

September 9th, 2016 updated: September 9th, 2016. |  



Another day another meth lab

Another day another meth lab

Meth labs continue to pop up in southern Ohio. The latest discovery took place Thursday at around 12:15 a.m. That’s when Jason N. Hall, 35, of 3...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Land Bank seeking $3.25 million

Officials with the Scioto County Land Reutilization Corporation sent in the communities application for Hardest Hit Funds, requesting $3.25 million to...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Child care offered for concert goers

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts (VRCFA) is pleased to announce the launch of a pilot program that will offer child care se...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Detective lauds sexual assault kits

Detective lauds sexual assault kits

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released a status update on the progress of DNA testing being conducted as part of the Ohio Attorney General&#...

September 8th, 2016 updated: September 8th, 2016. |  


OYO hosts special event

It’s a milestone for Camp Oyo, as the Scioto County campground celebrates its 90th anniversary. The 55 acre camp on the edge of Shawnee Forest c...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Scott sworn in as magistrate

Scott sworn in as magistrate

Portsmouth attorney Christine M. Scott is known in the legal community as a compassionate advocate, which is why Scioto County Domestic Court Judge Je...

September 8th, 2016 |  


MJ law in effect

It’s the day many Ohio residents have been anticipating, the new medical marijuana law is officially in effect. Some are anticipating it for fam...

September 8th, 2016 |