Portsmouth Daily Times

Lady Pirates fall on late goal

CHILLICOTHE — Unfortunately for the Lady Pirates, they got stung by a “Bee” in the final minute-and-a-half on Friday night. That would be Unioto sophomore Reghan Bee. That’s because Bee, in a quality non-league season-opening girls soccer match at Unioto High School and under the rare Friday night lights, scored the go-ahead and game-winning goal — lifting the host Lady Shermans to a 2-1 triumph over Wheelersburg.
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Main Street and Chamber to bring back Portsmouth Today

Through the creation of a quarterly public forum, the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce (Chamber) and Main Street Portsmouth (MSP) have been taking steps they say will bring the community together, build momentum on progress and focus attention on how much goes on that often goes unnoticed. Portsmouth Today is held strategically throughout the year in the Scioto County Welcome Center, 342 Second St., Portsmouth, thanks to support from Community Action who owns the space.

Don’t forget this important back-to-school step

CHICAGO – As kids start returning to school, preparing for emergencies should be a part of that process. FEMA Region 5 encourages all families to take the time now to talk about potential disaster risks and steps to stay safe if the unexpected occurs. “While emergencies can be scary,...

Stand-up comedy show announced

Ashland Community and Technical College is excited to announce a stand-up comedy show on the College Drive Campus on Thursday, August 18. The event will take place from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M on the lawn behind the main building, weather permitting. In the instance of rain, the event will move to the teleconference room of the Learning Resource Center at College Drive.

Road work schedule

Darren C. LeBrun, P.E., P.S., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the Engineer’s Department. All dates shown are weather permitting. Henley-Comstock Rd. (CR44) slip repair is complete and the road is now open. Lane restriction. Junior Furnace-Powellsville Road (CR7) in Green Township between Gallia Pike and Back...