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  1. Southern holds off Notre Dame, 21-18Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tri-County News

    Southern junior Kody Greene leads Joe Beegle and Dalton Patterson to stop Notre Dame's Michael Collins on a 4th-and-goal from the one yard line, with under 10 seconds to play Saturday night at Spartan Stadium, in Portsmouth. The Tornadoes claimed the 21-18 victory following the defensive stand.

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  2. 500-plus layoffs possible for Ohio uranium plant cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio are again being notified about hundreds of potential layoffs because of an anticipated funding gap, a reprise of warnings they heard a year ago for the same reason. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon produced enriched uranium for defense and commercial uses until 2001.

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  3. Hundreds of layoffs back on the table at Piketon nuclear-cleanup siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... because of an anticipated funding gap, a reprise of warnings they heard a year ago for the same reason . The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon produced enriched uranium for defense and commercial uses until 2001. Its shutdown left behind ...

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  4. Betty R. BartleRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Star Press

    She was born on February 15, 1927 in Portsmouth, OH, the daughter of John and Naomi Miley.

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  5. Legacy Run passes through countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | People's Defender

    ... our neighbors in Brown County were supportive of the riders before they came through Manchester on their way to Portsmouth. As a Navy veteran, it does my heart good to see the outpouring of love and support for all veterans." "I am sure that more ...

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  6. 2015 Legacy Run Day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | American Legion Magazine

    The Legacy Run continues on its 2015 ride, departing from Portsmouth, Ohio and concluding the ride in Kent, Ohio. Photo by Clay Lomneth.

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  7. Legacy Run Day 2: Honoring those who servedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | American Legion Magazine

    The 10th Annual American Legion Legacy Run completed the second leg of this year's ride from Indy to Baltimore on Monday with spectacular weather, scenic byways and warm hospitality across the state of Ohio. We chalked up another 284 miles toward our final destination, with kickstands up out of Portsmouth, Ohio, Post 23 and headed through farmland and small Ohio towns to a gas stop at Hickory Grove Market in Vincent, Ohio.

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  8. Attempted murder, rape warrants issued for man after arrestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    This booking photo released Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, by the Scioto County Jail in Portsmouth, Ohio, shows Kevin Blakemore, 21, arrested Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Pike County, Ohio, on escape and theft charges. Massachusetts authorities said Blakemore began a crime spree on in Boxborough, Mass., Thursday when Massachusetts authorities say he allegedly stabbed a relative a male relative, assaulted a woman, and forced both into a car that he drove to Ohio.

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  9. Man accused in stabbing, rape is charged in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    This booking photo released Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, by the Scioto County Jail in Portsmouth, Ohio, shows Kevin Blakemore, 21, arrested Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Pike County, Ohio, on escape and theft charges. Massachusetts authorities said Blakemore began a crime spree on in Boxborough, Mass., Thursday when Massachusetts authorities say he allegedly stabbed a relative a male relative, assaulted a woman, and forced both into a car that he drove to Ohio.

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  10. 2015 Legacy Run Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | American Legion Magazine

    National Commander Michael D. Helm tries on his new helmet before The Legacy Run kicked off its 2015 ride on Sunday, August 23, departing from Indianapolis, Ind. and concluding the ride in Portsmouth, Oh.

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  11. Legacy Run Day 1: Beautiful scenery and great supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | American Legion Magazine

    ... dinner. The final leg of Day One led us to a wreath-laying ceremony at the Scioto County KIA MIA Memorial in Portsmouth, Ohio, where Mayor David Malone read a proclamation making August 23 "American Legion Legacy Run Day" in Portsmouth. The ...

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  12. July Construction Starts Unchanged Over JuneRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... highway and bridge projects began in July, including the $429-million Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway in Portsmouth, Ohio; the $264-Belt Shore Parkway Mill Basin Bridge replacement in Brooklyn, N.Y.; and the $187-million Interstate 85 ...

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  13. Auditor at Blade had been IRS agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Toledo Blade

    ... played tennis into his 90s. He was born Oct. 7, 1914, in Oklahoma City to Mabel and Shelby Means, but grew up in Portsmouth, Ohio, with his mother's family nearby. After high school, he worked for a decade at Security Central National Bank in ...

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  14. Occasional storms tonight, ending Thursday with cooler temperatures: Akron Weather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Cleveland.com

    ... extending from central Michigan to eastern Kentucky, cutting across Ohio west of a line from Sandusky to Portsmouth and heading to the north-northeast. A larger area of rain is falling from western Kentucky down to the Gulf of Mexico and is also ...

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  15. Freshman featured in Ohio Sires Stakes FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | HarnessLink.com

    ... Kyle Ater driving for trainer Fred Huff, Jr, who owns the black gelding in partnership with John Fairchild of Portsmouth, OH. Nothin Fancy has a quarter of victories to his credit in his last four starts as well, with wins coming in an Aug. 6 OFS at ...

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  16. Culberson, Grey B.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Lakeland Ledger

    GREY B. CULBERSON, 84 Water International LAKELAND - Grey B. Culberson, 84, of Lakeland passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015, at the Florida Presbyterian Homes. He was born June 2, 1931, in Portsmouth, Ohio, to the late Gerald and Margaret Culberson; he came to the area from Darien, IL, in 1981 and moved to Lakeland five years ago.

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  17. Muggy With Spotty RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... NOT A LOT GOING ON. CLEAR SKIES AROUND DOWNTOWN. MAYBE A STREET SPRINKLE TO THE EAST OF BLUE CREEK, CLOSER TO PORTSMOUTH. WE ARE SANDWICHED IN BETWEEN TWO SYSTEMS. A BREAK FOR OHIO AND NORTHERN KENTUCKY AND MOST OF INDIANA. PRETTY MUCH THE SAME ...

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  18. Martha Jane BrownRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | The Star Press

    She was born on February 3, 1926 in Portsmouth, Ohio to Ralph and Grace Bowser. Martha was a 1944 graduate of Winchester High School and received her teaching degree from Ball State Teachers College.

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  19. ROE, Charles L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice ROE, Charles L. "Charlie" Age 86 of Dayton, OH, passed away Thursday, August 13, 2015. He was born June 1, 1929 in Portsmouth, OH.

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  20. GA golfers win Portsmouth InvitationalRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Tri-County News

    The Gallia Academy golf team recorded four of the 11 sub-80 rounds posted Thursday at the Portsmouth Elks Country Club, which ultimately allowed the Blue Devils to claim a 32-stroke over the field at the 2015 Portsmouth Invitational held in Scioto County. GAHS had two of the 16 teams in the event, with the 'A' team cruising to solid tally of 305 over 18 holes.

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