Dump truck overturns – two hurt

Two people have been hurt in an accident on the bypass project on Swauger Valley Road. Ohio State Highway Patrol Post dispatcher Sonia Banks said a du...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Regional jail coming to Franklin Furnace?

Could there be a regional jail in the area’s future? The discussion has begun, but nothing is etched in stone, Scioto County Commissioners Chair...

April 27th, 2017 |  


West Kindergarten students raise $326 for cancer

West Kindergarten students raise $326 for cancer

Kindergarten students at Portsmouth West Elementary collected change in their milk cartons to donate toward Riverdays candidate Miss West, Jade Ratlif...

April 27th, 2017 |  



Progress coming to the area

With the recent announcement that could potentially bring 200 new jobs to the area by way of news that Green EnviroTech Holding Corporation (GETH) sig...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Osborne announces retirement, council run

John Osborne, lifelong resident of New Boston, has spent the past two decades serving the community that has served him and his family for so long. Th...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Police seek assistance

Police seek assistance

The Portsmouth Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying an individual who stole a 2006Chevy Silverado pickup from the ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Visually Literate art show to open in May

Visually Literate art show to open in May

The annual “Visually Literate” High School Art Exhibition will open to the public in the Appleton Gallery at Shawnee State University on M...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Extended Relationships exhibit

Extended Relationships exhibit

The Southern Ohio Museum and Cultural Center is proud to announce the opening of the Extended Relationships exhibit. Featuring the woris of artists, E...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth’s Trojan Express Choir to perform 101 Dalmatians

Portsmouth’s Trojan Express Choir to perform 101 Dalmatians

With doors opening next week, students at Portsmouth Elementary are working hard to put the final touches on their performance of Disney’s 101 D...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Development agencies support ARC funding

In a day and age where news travels fast and rumors even faster, one rumor making the rounds of municipalities, county governments and development aut...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |