SSU to bring Carpathios book to life

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitamedia.comA book edited by a local educator and writer is getting new treatment, as the Shawnee State Theatre Department ex...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Northwest students gift glass art to SOMC, thanks to ESC artistic residency

Northwest students gift glass art to SOMC, thanks to ESC artistic residency

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comStudents of Northwest High School are reaping the benefits of learning from a professional artist, after wrappin...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Car maintenance, a must in winter

Car maintenance, a must in winter

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAs the winter months approach and the chill starts to set in, it’s important to properly prepare your vehic...

October 11th, 2015 |  



HECKATHORNLUCASVILLE-Jeanette Jenkins Heckathorn, 66, of Lucasville, died Friday, October 9, 2015. Arrangements are pending at the McKinley Funeral Ho...

October 9th, 2015 |  


2014 state audit of the city of Portsmouth finds problems

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comAccording to the 2014 state audit, the Portsmouth City Health Department must have individual funds for each stat...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Recovery court gets certification

Recovery court gets certification

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Thursday, Scioto County Juvenile Court Judge Alan Lemons announced the Ohio Supreme Court has issued final cer...

October 9th, 2015 |  


A look at ‘Gives’ participants

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comDozens upon dozens of non-profit organizations work around the clock, and around the calendar, to make the area ...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Bats move out, construction crews move in

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAccording to officials close to the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway (State Route 823) project, the migrat...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Portsmouth to consider ward description changes

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comPortsmouth City Manager Derek K. Allen will present to Portsmouth City Council for their consideration changes in...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Mercury regulations kicked back to Ohio River states

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comA news release from the Environmental Law & Policy Center on Thursday, says an eight-state commission that ov...

October 9th, 2015 |