Kim’s Korner: Close to 100 things for Teens to do

Kim’s Korner: Close to 100 things for Teens to do

“I’m Bored,” said every kid everywhere at some time. I am sure with most of the kids in our area going to school only a few days a w...

September 14th, 2020 |  


6th death, 19 new cases over weekend

6th death, 19 new cases over weekend

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth Health Departments reported another death in association with the COVID-19 virus during the weekend.Ac...

September 14th, 2020 |  


Friends of Portsmouth to participate in National Cleanup Day

Friends of Portsmouth to participate in National Cleanup Day

PORTSMOUTH — Friends of Portsmouth, a local nonprofit organization involved with community growth and prosperity, will be participating in Natio...

September 14th, 2020 |  



Fluor presents Silver Medallion Award to Portsmouth hero

Fluor presents Silver Medallion Award to Portsmouth hero

PIKE COUNTY, Ohio — A quick response and performance of a life-saving maneuver has led to a Fluor-BWXT employee at the Portsmouth (Ohio) site re...

September 14th, 2020 updated: September 14th, 2020. |  


Student of the Week: Erika Gray

Student of the Week: Erika Gray

The Student of the Week is Erika Michelle Gray 2020 Graduate of Western High School.Erika graduated from Western and was the Pike County Salutatorian....

September 13th, 2020 |  


Scioto County: Weekly construction update

Scioto County: Weekly construction update

CHILLICOTHE — The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Scioto County the week of Sept. 14. All outlined work is...

September 13th, 2020 |  


SSU students participate in give back project with Stanley Electric US

SSU students participate in give back project with Stanley Electric US

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – This past summer, Shawnee State University’s Plastics Engineering Technology students participated in a give back proje...

September 13th, 2020 |  


Donate with Red Cross to help ensure a diverse blood supply

SCIOTO — The American Red Cross needs people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a blood supply as diverse as the patients...

September 13th, 2020 |  


SOMC earns 2020 NRC Health Excellence Award for Care Transitions

PORTSMOUTH — Southern Ohio Medical Center recently earned the National Research Corporation (NRC) Excellence in Care Transitions Award. This acc...

September 13th, 2020 |  


Trade Days given the go as farmers market

Trade Days given the go as farmers market

LUCASVILLE — Lucasville Trade Days has been stirring up conflict and discussions after the popular event posted it will take place this even wit...

September 13th, 2020 |