McConnell House Open House set for Dec. 11

WURTLAND, Ky. — The Heritage, Arts, Science and Tourism Center (HASTC), the organization which oversees the historic McConnell House will host a...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Our hearts were American

Our hearts were American

I have had the honor of interviewing and writing about nearly one dozen Japanese American World War II veterans who were born and raised in Hawaii, mo...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Phillips indicted for aggravated murder

Phillips indicted for aggravated murder

A West Portsmouth man has been indicted in the murder of his mother. Chad J. Phillips, 38, of 1815 Haig Ave., has been indicted on charges of aggravat...

December 6th, 2016 |  



‘Very Merry Christmas’ at 14th St. Center

T’is the season to be a senior citizen, age 55 and up, as the senior group, Alive & Kicking (A &K) will host A “Very Merry” ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Portman says protecting miners’ benefits essential to Cures Act

Portman says protecting miners’ benefits essential to Cures Act

U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) is saying “not so fast,” when it comes to the cloture motion on the 21st Century Cures Act passed by the U...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Band gives back — Mothman band to host holiday benefit concert Dec. 9

Local band Mothman has decided to help pay-it-forward this holiday season with a benefit concert at Port City Cafe & Pub, 424 Chillicothe Street i...

December 6th, 2016 |  


KYTC District is winter-ready

FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. — With winter weather fast approaching, Kentucky Transportation (KYTC) District 9, which oversees Bath, Boyd, Carter, Elliott,...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Otis Banks, 92, remembers hearing about Pearl Harbor

The bombing of Pearl Harbor by the Empire of Japan is one of those events in which people recollect where they were when it occurred. Otis Banks, who ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Kester talks Piketon DOE funding

Kester talks Piketon DOE funding

When a new president is elected, there is, for a while, a collective holding of the breath, as those involved in an issue attempt to find out how that...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Pet Photos With Santa

Pet Photos With Santa

Pets are forever in your heart, and one of the ways to always preserve their memory is to have their photos taken. The Animal Welfare League has come ...

December 5th, 2016 |