New officer joins Portsmouth PD

New officer joins Portsmouth PD

The Portsmouth Police Department has added a new member to its ranks. Portsmouth City Manager Derek K. Allen conducted a swearing in ceremony last wee...

July 31st, 2016 |  


N & S Railroad picture donated

N & S Railroad picture donated

The Welcome Center was recently adorned with yet another piece of artwork, a picture of the 30th anniversary of Norfolk and Southern Railroad, adding ...

July 31st, 2016 |  


Presley/Bryant, a perfect match

Presley/Bryant, a perfect match

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series. The second article will run in Saturday’s edition of the Daily Times.The sounds of ...

July 29th, 2016 |  



After-school programs suffering

After-school programs suffering

Do you know what your child is doing when the school bell rings at the end of the day? More than 14 million students across the United States leave sc...

July 29th, 2016 |  


First line of Constitutional defense

First line of Constitutional defense

You have most likely at one time or another looked at a defendant in a criminal case and wondered what kind of person would defend them in court. Port...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Corps honors city, Puckett

Corps honors city, Puckett

A surprise can be a positive thing if that surprise is good, and it was a good surprise when, at a Levee Safety Meeting, held by the Huntington Distri...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Bacteria is alive and not well

The Portsmouth City Health Department is advising its citizens to use care and caution if they choose to swim in natural bodies of water. Infections o...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Crash, chase and arrests: all in a days work

Crash, chase and arrests: all in a days work

A chase by police has resulted in the sheering of a utility pole, confiscation of cocaine and cash, and the arrest of three people.Around 7 p.m. Wedne...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


PFD now responding to medical emergencies

“The citizens of the city of Portsmouth spend $4 million a year to have us here,” Portsmouth Fire Chief Bill Raison said. “So the mo...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Land bank working towards millions

The Scioto County Land Reutilization Corporation (Land Bank) met on Thursday with a number of items on the agenda.The land bank was formed to help add...

July 28th, 2016 |