Challenge Day inspires community

Challenge Day inspires community

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThis week Bloom-Vernon School District has been participating in Challenge Days, when adults and students partici...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Wind Symphony warming up

Wind Symphony warming up

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comThe Portsmouth Wind Symphony has been tuning up for another high note of a season with many standout musical per...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


EPA cleaning up tire dump

EPA cleaning up tire dump

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOfficials with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Lawrence Scioto Solid Waste Management Dist...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



OU exhibit showcasing Howell

OU exhibit showcasing Howell

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comOhio University Southern Campus displays a series of exhibitions throughout the school year, from August to Apri...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Raising overdose awareness

Raising overdose awareness

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comMonday, Aug. 31, is recognized around the world as International Overdose Awareness Day. This is the first year S...

August 31st, 2015 |  


Wenstrup honors city bicentennial

Wenstrup honors city bicentennial

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comU.S. Congressman Brad Wenstrup was in Portsmouth Monday, and brought with him a resolution read on the floor of C...

August 31st, 2015 |  


New Boston phase 3 project funded

New Boston phase 3 project funded

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comNew Boston Village Administrator Steve Hamilton and Village Solicitor Justin Blume signed stacks of papers Monday...

August 31st, 2015 |  


River Days schedule

River Days schedule

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comArguably the most popular and most attended event every year in Portsmouth is River Days, featuring a full slate ...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Minford student has success in Best of Buckeye Program

Minford student has success in Best of Buckeye Program

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comMINFORD — According to a release, The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) hosted the Best ...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Allen Chapel AME celebrating 178th church anniversary

Allen Chapel AME celebrating 178th church anniversary

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comAllen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Portsmouth, celebrated their 178th church an...

August 28th, 2015 |