Portsmouth's Bypass Basics

Portsmouth’s Bypass Basics

The Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway, a concept first discussed 51 years ago, will bypass Portsmouth in Scioto County. According to the Ohio Department of…

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Region Pins Economic Hopes on Former Atomic Plant Site

Region Pins Economic Hopes on Former Atomic Plant Site

For nearly half a century the A-Plant, as it was known by locals, employed thousands of people in a region infamous for its chronic poverty….

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Ohio's Abandoned Schools Situation

Ohio’s Abandoned Schools Situation

A bright, red roof seems to float atop the condemned building’s ghostly aura. The windows, many of them broken, protect the desolate indoors with metal…

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The Driving Force of Superloads

The Driving Force of Superloads

Most Southeast Ohio drivers have probably experienced the displeasure of driving disruptions caused by superloads. These gigantic vehicles haul oversized loads of goods on Ohio highways. …

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Local College Student Strives to Raise Awareness About Cystic Fibrosis

Local College Student Strives to Raise Awareness About Cystic Fibrosis

Danie Dane doesn’t have much free time. In the past year, she’s earned her EMT paramedic certificate from Hocking College, trained for a bodybuilding competition…

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Back on Track

Back on Track

A couple years ago, miles of railroad were overgrown with trees springing up in between the tracks—almost symbolizing the loss of its original purpose and…

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