March and service honor MLK

March and service honor MLK

In this day and age it is easy to become cynical, but as we focus on the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this time of year his words seem to pen...

January 13th, 2016 |  


SCHHC gearing up for PITC

PORTSMOUTH — The Point-In Time Count (PITC), an annual sheltered and biennial unsheltered count of the homeless population will be held througho...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Area advances in contest

Area advances in contest

On Wednesday morning, it was announced that Portsmouth has advanced to the top 15 communities in the America’s Best Communities Competition.The ...

January 13th, 2016 |  



Bundle up!

Bundle up!

If you had your way you would most likely lock yourself in, close the curtains, turn up the heat and not emerge from your home until the flowers begin...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Helping Hands are living up to their name

A $14,000 grant from Phase 32 of the Emergency Food & Shelter Program (EFSP) will allow Helping Hands of Greenup County (HHOGC) to provide utility...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Union official reflects on address

Herman Potter, President of the United Steelworkers Local 689 that serves the Piketon project site, says he didn’t hear what he had hoped to hea...

January 13th, 2016 |  


What would you do if you win the Powerball jackpot?

What would you do if you win the Powerball jackpot?

The Powerball Jackpot has continued to grow and by mid-afternoon Tuesday reached $1.5 billion.The billion dollar jackpot has caused people that would ...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Ohio delegation reacts to presidential address

Ohio delegation reacts to presidential address

As one would expect, the members of the Ohio delegation in Washington responded to the president’s State Of the Union Address along party lines....

January 13th, 2016 |  


AFL-CIO goes after HB 394

State Rep. Barbara Sears has introduced legislation, House Bill 394, that would drastically overhaul Ohio’s unemployment compensation (UC) syste...

January 13th, 2016 |  


KYTC crews continue to treat roads as needed

FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. — As of 3 p.m. on Tuesday, most of the snow has moved out of the region, with only spotty showers being reported.Kentucky Depa...

January 12th, 2016 |