SOMC announces restructuring and elimination of vacant jobs

SOMC announces restructuring and elimination of vacant jobs

PORTSMOUTH — Southern Ohio Medical Center announced the elimination of 95 vacant jobs and plans on restructuring services.In a statement provide...

February 4th, 2022 |  


Winter storm leaves Ohio to dig out of icy snow, moves on to Northeast

A major winter storm that already cut electric power to about 350,000 homes and businesses from Texas to Ohio was set to leave Pennsylvania and New En...

February 4th, 2022 |  


Ohio House Republicans push bill targeting tech censorship

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Individuals could sue social media giants like Facebook and Twitter for allegedly discriminating against a particular view...

February 3rd, 2022 |  



A fine new ride

A fine new ride

MINFORD — The Scioto County Commissioner’s gifted a van to the American Legion 622 from Minford.“Our veterans have done so much for ...

February 2nd, 2022 |  


1 death; 121 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

SCIOTO —The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department has confirmed another local death in connection with the COVID-19 virus.The vict...

February 2nd, 2022 |  


Tom Brady retires after 22 seasons, 7 Super Bowl titles

Tom Brady retires after 22 seasons, 7 Super Bowl titles

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady, the most successful quarterback in NFL history, has retired after winning seven Super Bowls and setting numerous p...

February 1st, 2022 |  


Two juveniles involved in social media threats

Two juveniles involved in social media threats

McDermott — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated that his office was contacted on Monday, January 31,2022 from a parent stating that h...

January 31st, 2022 |  


Intel building $20B Ohio chip facility amid global shortage

Intel building $20B Ohio chip facility amid global shortage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Intel will invest $20 billion in a new computer chip facility in Ohio amid a global shortage of microprocessors used in ev...

January 21st, 2022 |  


Website for free virus tests is here. How does it work?

Website for free virus tests is here. How does it work?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under criticism after weeks of shortages, President Joe Biden’s administration is working to make COVID-19 rapid test ki...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Supreme Court halts COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

Supreme Court halts COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has stopped a major push by the Biden administration to boost the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination rate, ...

January 14th, 2022 |