Traffic Advisory: Portsmouth-bound US 23-KY 8 traffic detoured to Perkins bridge

Traffic Advisory: Portsmouth-bound US 23-KY 8 traffic detoured to Perkins bridge

Motorists are reminded that all US 23 and KY 8 traffic in Greenup County needing access to Portsmouth, Ohio, should reroute using the Carl Perkins Mem...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Smooth sailing ahead…but not yet

Smooth sailing ahead…but not yet

On a normal day, driving through downtown Portsmouth is a frustrating endeavor. Drive a block, stop at a red light; drive another block, stop at anoth...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Bypass construction equipment stolen

Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper Sherri Wells of the Office of Investigative Services at Jackson, Ohio, is in the process of investigating a theft at...

August 30th, 2016 |  



Portsmouth man arrested in armed robbery

Portsmouth man arrested in armed robbery

A Portsmouth man, Demetrius L. Johnson, 39, has been charged in the robbery of another man at gunpoint.The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office receiv...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Leaders meet about CHIP

In an effort to find answers as to why the communities $850,000 Community Housing Improvement Preservation (CHIP) Program funding application was deni...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Rumbling and tumbling down US 52

Rumbling and tumbling down US 52

By nature, I am a positive person. I love to see members of this community coming together and trying to make this area a better place for all of its ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


10th Annual Steven A. Hunter tennis tournament to be held Sept. 10-11

The 10th annual Steven A. Hunter Hope Fund Tennis Tournament will be held September 10-11. This event is one of the largest fundraisers of the year fo...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Kim Bauer (right) & Dawn Scott will be competing for the Gold in the 2016 Regional Southern Ohio Senior Game’s Shot Put competition at the T...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


UPDATED-Body found in vehicle

UPDATED-Body found in vehicle

At press time Tuesday, the Portsmouth Police Department still had not released the name of the woman whose body was found in a vehicle on a parking lo...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Yard sale benefits Minford Peewee Football

If you have a few items to sell, you can make some money and help Minford peewee football at the same time this Saturday (Sept. 3) at the Minford Peew...

August 29th, 2016 |