Wheelersburg man killed in Tennessee motorcycle accident

Wheelersburg man killed in Tennessee motorcycle accident

A local man from Wheelersburg, Richard Webb II, lost his life in a motorcycle accident Saturday, on Chapman Highway in Sevierville, Tn.According to a ...

May 21st, 2019 |  


Local artists to perform at VRCFA on Saturday

Local artists to perform at VRCFA on Saturday

Shane Runion will be in concert joining King Calaway, and Frank Grasso this Saturday at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts as part of Friends of Ports...

May 20th, 2019 |  


Scioto Valley School District closes building after discovery of contaminants

In what was called an open letter to the students, parents and staff of the Scioto Valley Local School District, district superintendent Todd Burkitt ...

May 13th, 2019 |  



50 summer scholarships awarded to local students

50 summer scholarships awarded to local students

A total of 50 students were awarded scholarships during the annual Summer Scholarships Awards reception for area gifted students at the Southern Ohio ...

May 13th, 2019 |  


Recognizing a special mom on Mother’s Day

Recognizing a special mom on Mother’s Day

Phyllis Seidel, 81, is a mother of seven, grandmother of 15, and great-grandmother to 11 and according to friends and family, dedicated to her roles a...

May 10th, 2019 |  


Racing on the river

Racing on the river

“Dream Build Live here”Unveiled as Portsmouth’s new slogan, the above phrase seemed to be the major theme as the community group Fri...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday

Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday

This Saturday is the Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive, which unites letter carriers to collect food donations for local kitchens.Each year on the ...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth Little Caesars Wins Autism Trophy

Portsmouth Little Caesars Wins Autism Trophy

Colored puzzle pieces can be seen around the area in many local businesses.These puzzle pieces represent donations given to the Autism Project of Scou...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Friends of Portsmouth promise major announcements at city pep rally

The following is just a friendly reminder from your friends at the Friends of Portsmouth.The high-profile community group urges anyone with an interes...

May 8th, 2019 updated: May 9th, 2019. |  


Portsmouth Idol is Saturday

Portsmouth Idol is Saturday

Portsmouth Idol is set to take place this Saturday with proceeds going towards sending elementary school student Savannah Talbert to the Arts Internat...

May 8th, 2019 |