Monday Jul 14
Roar wraps up
Stiff breezes in advance of an approaching rainstorm whipped the Ohio River into whitecaps Sunday and forced cancellation of the final day's powerboat races during Marietta's 14th annual Riverfront Roar.
Allen sends scathing letter to City...
Portsmouth City Manager Derek Allen has taken the gloves off, saying now he realizes the things he had been warned about concerning the way the city is operated are true.
Portsmouth Police announce 3 arrest...
The Portsmouth Police Department has made two arrests in connection with a methamphetamine lab operation that was found in the city of Portsmouth Tuesday night.
Building Doctor makes house call to aid historic Lakewood homes
Nathan Bevil and Richard Jarvis from the Ohio History Connection, formerly known as the Ohio Historical Society, brought the organization's Building Doctor program to the University of Akron Lakewood.
Classic writing from Portsmouth, Ohio
Portsmouth, a small town in Southern Ohio, is the birthplace of this week's writer.
Two arrested in beating of Portsmou...
Two men have been arrested, and charged in the beating of another man at about 1:45 a.m. Friday in the 1200 block of Coles Boulevard in Portsmouth.
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Bear cub invades SSU campus
Friday was orientation day for incoming freshman at Shawnee State University and the school had an early and unexpected guest that forgot to RSVP, a bear cub.
Police arrest suspect in home invasion case
Police have made an arrest in connection with a June 18 home invasion in Waverly.
Funeral arrangements set for Pike C...
Mike Bell, first vice commander of American Legion Post 471 in Portsmouth, who has been involved in helping to provide motorcycle escorts for the soldier's body, said the funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Beaver Eastern High School in Beaver, Ohio, under the direction of the Boyer Funeral Home.