Snow or SNOW?

Will the area get 2 to 3 inches of snow or 19 to 20 inches of snow? Your guess may be as good as the various weather-monitoring entities, but it is fo...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Work on bypass continues

Work on bypass continues

Contractors and crews have been busy over the last several months making preparations for the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway. As winter settl...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Shawnee State Park announces Feb. events

WEST PORTSMOUTH — The winter season does not stifle adventure and activity at Shawnee State Resort Park in West Portsmouth. A myriad of family o...

January 19th, 2016 |  



The high cost of smoking

The high cost of smoking

According to the 2015 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Community Health Assessment, 34 percent of the people in Scioto County smoke.A new report from th...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Husted announces business growth

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced that 2015 marks the sixth consecutive year the state has seen a record number of new entities filing to d...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Patriot Ridge hit by thefts

Patriot Ridge hit by thefts

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office was kept busy investigating break-ins Sunday on Patriot Ridge in Wheelersburg.The reports charged multiple ca...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Columbia Gas offers online tool

The cold weather has just begun and already you are dreading your heating bills for the winter season. That’s why you might want to look into th...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Cheer totes donated to Vet Clinic

Cheer totes donated to Vet Clinic

On Nov. 30, 2015, the Joseph Spencer NSDAR of Portsmouth, Ohio (Daughters of the American Revolution) donated Cheer Totes to the Portsmouth Veterans C...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Special needs cat needs home

Meri looks like a kitten though she is really about five to six years old. She weighs only five pounds, is missing part of her hind leg and one of her...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Adena opens new Wellston center

A grand opening and ribbon-cutting celebration will be held at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 at Adena Family Medicine – Wellston located at 118...

January 19th, 2016 |