Portsmouth Daily Times

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The Portsmouth Daily Times
Type semi-daily newspaper
Format print/web media
Owner(s) Heartland Publications
Publisher John Clark
Managing editors Josh Richardson
Sports editor Bob Strickley
Language English
Headquarters 637 Sixth St., Portsmouth, Ohio United States
Website Official website

Portsmouth Daily Times is a morning newspaper in Scioto County, Ohio with a print circulation of about 12,000. It first printed in 1852 and today is printed Tuesday through Sunday, and does not print on Christmas Day. The newspaper is a member of the Associated Press, serving five Ohio counties (Scioto, Adams, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike) and two Kentucky counties (Greenup, Lewis).[1]

The Portsmouth Daily Times is owned by Heartland Publications, of Clinton, Connecticut.

On April 10, 2010 the Portsmouth Daily Times printed its final paper on site, laying off its production staff. All editions henceforth will be printed by fellow Heartland paper the Gallipolis Daily Tribune.[2]

Editorial Staff[edit]

Michael Messerly, General Manager; Bob Strickley, Managing Editor ;Ryan Scott Ottney, News Writer; Frank Lewis, News Writer; Wayne Allen, 'News Writer; Portia Williams, Portia Williams Bob Strickley, Sports Editor; Cody Leist, Sportswriter. The paper does not employ its own photographer but uses photos provided by the weekly paper in town (The Community Common) also owned by Heartland Publications.

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