Greenup County Fair opening soon

Greenup County Fair opening soon

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comGREENUP COUNTY, Ky. — The Annual Greeenup County Fair will be underway Sept. 1-5, with a host o...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Write-in candidates file for election

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe deadline to file as a write-in candidate for the November General Election was Monday. Five people have filed...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Ohio continues look at charter schools

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comMany Ohio politicians and education officials have been focusing on charter schools in the recent year, looking ...

August 25th, 2015 |  



City sanitation rates to increase

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comSame story … different day. Rates paid by the citizens of Portsmouth are about to go up again. This time it...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Kids get active in TRI for Your Life

Kids get active in TRI for Your Life

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comKids in the local area had an opportunity to compete in swimming and cycling during the 2015 Southern...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Valley’s Turner honored

Valley’s Turner honored

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comValley Local School Board of Education’s Chuck Turner was surprised at the regularly scheduled meeting on ...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Local fighting west coast wildfires

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comCamp Oyo Operations Director Matt Taylor has been among the many firefighters fighting wildfires on the west coas...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Two dead in shooting incident

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comPolice in Jackson, Ohio, are investigating the shooting deaths of two people early Monday morning. According to J...

August 24th, 2015 |  


School testing dates announced

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comPencils have been sharpened and parents have their days back now that students have returned to class for the 20...

August 24th, 2015 |  


City cited three times by EPA

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThree inspections of the city of Portsmouth’s transfer station by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency ...

August 24th, 2015 |