Student health fair hosted at ESC

NEW BOSTON — Students of the Center for Alternative and Progressive Education toured booths during a health fair at the South Central Ohio Educa...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Goodies for our good and brave

Goodies for our good and brave

The staff of the Portsmouth City Police Department (PPD) was honored by the Scioto Valley Volunteers (SVV) Chapter, United States Daughters of the War...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Allen and Raison go on mission

Allen and Raison go on mission

When Portsmouth City Manager Derek K. Allen takes his mission trips to Honduras, he is serving in another capacity as well.In many ways, Allen is also...

April 11th, 2017 |  



Tree City Celebration offers family fun

Tree City Celebration offers family fun

Spring is in full swing, and the City of Portsmouth would like to invite the community to come outside and enjoy the nice weather and beautiful city t...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Alumni Drew Carter donates $600 to AHANA club

Alumni Drew Carter donates $600 to AHANA club

Shawnee State University (SSU) alumni and former AHANA President Drew Carter, recently donated $600 to the organization.AHANA is a student club that c...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Conference finds success

Conference finds success

HealthNet Aeromedical Services of West Virginia and MedFlight of Ohio joined together yet again to give back to those who risk their lives to save the...

April 11th, 2017 |  


SCBDD receives grant for vehicles

A years-long effort spearheaded by Director of Fiscal and Human Resources Matt Purcell and Director of Adult Services Kelly Hunter has resulted not on...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Council discusses Marijuana program

House Bill 523, effective on Sept. 8, 2016, legalized medical marijuana in Ohio. The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program will allow people with cer...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Fire in portion of Shawnee Forest

Greg Smith, public information officer for the Ohio Division of Forestry, said 490 acres are affected by a fire that began Monday morning in Shawnee S...

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Take Back Day defies the weather

The rains and the wind came, but so did the people at Friday’s Drug Take Back Day on the parking lot of the Scioto County Sheriff’s Office...

April 10th, 2017 |