A time we will will never forget

A time we will will never forget

In the mid morning hours, just before 9 am on Sept. 11, 2001, the world literally stopped as planes carrying innocent passengers began hitting their t...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Commissioners discuss property taxes

Commissioners discuss property taxes

The Scioto County Commissioners met on Tuesday and discussed delinquent taxes around the county.Assistant prosecuting attorney Danielle Parker informe...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Tournament keeps growing

Tournament keeps growing

The Steven A. Hunter Power Packs have generated enough money at a recent event to provide of 250,000 meals to hungry children in the area.Steven Hunte...

September 9th, 2019 |  



Yost applauds efforts to stop competing lawsuits against opioid makers

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost applauds a bipartisan coalition of 14 attorneys general and also the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that filed amicus briefs...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Police reports

The following information has been provided by the Portsmouth Police Department and other local law enforcement agencies. The information listed in th...

September 9th, 2019 |  


PLT opens with The Humans

PLT opens with The Humans

The Portsmouth Little Theatre(PLT) has kicked off its 71st season with the play, The Humans, beginning yesterday evening and running this evening and ...

September 6th, 2019 |  


River Days chair ends 24 year run at helm of festival

River Days chair ends 24 year run at helm of festival

When he started in roughly 1991, believe it or not, Portsmouth River Days had never featured a rock band.“My first year, the entertainment was a...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Johnson tabbed to replace Uecker in senate

Johnson tabbed to replace Uecker in senate

Columbus-A screening committee of Republican state senators on Wednesday met with six applicants for the Ohio 14th District state Senate seat vacated ...

September 5th, 2019 updated: September 5th, 2019. |  


One dead following Jackson County crash

One individual has died after an accident that occurred Tuesday in Jackson County.The Jackson Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol was notified of a ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


New Boston sets Trick or Treat night

New Boston sets Trick or Treat night

Promotions were made to firemen at The New Boston Village Council’s first meeting for the month of September on Tuesday. Mayor Junior Williams o...

September 4th, 2019 |