One Vehicle Fatal Crash on Big Bear Creek Rd

Lucasville, Oh – The Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a report of a one vehicle crash on Big Bear Creek Rd. near Ed...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Kiwanis to send shoes overseas

Kiwanis to send shoes overseas

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Kiwanis Club of Lucasville have collected 1,116 pairs shoes that will be shipped to Haiti or Africa, where th...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Program to stay open, with renewed effort

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAfter it was decided by Greenup County Meals on Wheels volunteers to close at the end of July, community voluntee...

August 1st, 2015 |  



Now is the time for OCC supplies

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comLocal officials with Operation Christmas Child (OCC) are reminding people that back to school time could also be ...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Highway work continues

Highway work continues

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comGround was officially broken in late June on the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway. The project is anticipa...

August 1st, 2015 |  


$31 million Lake White contract awarded

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has awarded a $31.7 million dollar contract to Sunesis Construction ...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Workman to travel to China

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comDr. Stanley Workman, Shawnee State University (SSU) professor and local pianist and vocalist, is preparing to leave...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Saddler’s loss felt community-wide

Saddler’s loss felt community-wide

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comVery few people are ever referred to as “irreplaceable” but that is the word that is being used to de...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Kurtz begins work at SSU

Kurtz begins work at SSU

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comShawnee State University (SSU) has been under the direction of recently appointed President Rick Kurtz for a month ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Pleasant Green honored on 150th

Pleasant Green honored on 150th

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comJust before the start of Monday night’s Portsmouth City Council meeting, Portsmouth Mayor Jim Kalb presente...

July 31st, 2015 |