The pieces of the metabolic syndrome

The pieces of the metabolic syndrome

It has been long noted that abdominal obesity, elevated blood pressure, elevated triglycerides, reduced high-density lipoprotein (HDL, “goodR...

December 21st, 2015 |  


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December 21st, 2015 |  


Frisbee golf course installed in county park

Frisbee golf course installed in county park

Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) through its Community Health and Wellness Funds had a Frisbee golf course installed in Earl Thomas Conley Park in ...

December 21st, 2015 |  



Commissioners seek restoration funding

Commissioners seek restoration funding

The Scioto County Courthouse was constructed in 1927 and continues to be a landmark in the community.The Scioto County Commissioners will soon be subm...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Carr addresses funding

Carr addresses funding

Last week, the United States House of Representatives and Senate approved a $1.1 trillion spending bill.Included in the bill is funding for continued ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Krohn case continued

Krohn case continued

The case against SOLACE (Surviving Our Loss And Continuing Everyday) founder Jo Anna Krohn was continued on Monday morning to February 25, 2016.SOLACE...

December 21st, 2015 |  


4-H donation made

4-H donation made

According to the national 4-H mission, the group is dedicated to the goal of preparing young people for making positive impacts in their communities. ...

December 20th, 2015 |  


Portsmouth a footnote in railroad history

Portsmouth a footnote in railroad history

Author Tim Hensley has published once again, this time with friend Kenneth Miller. The writer and train enthusiast’s recent publication follows ...

December 20th, 2015 |  


The Force is strong in Scioto County

The Force is strong in Scioto County

It seems Star Wars: The Force Awakens nearly broke the internet over the weekend, as people posted about their trips to theaters for the latest episod...

December 20th, 2015 |  


A man and his dog

A man and his dog

Friday hinted at winter finally arriving, with a slow, but steady, flurry of snowfall. On that same day, a local, who goes by Butch, was on the corner...

December 19th, 2015 |