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James Forrest Scott was born in Porter, Ohio located in Gallia County, on July 29th, 1903. He graduated from Bidwell Porter High School in 1921. Despite being the only Black member of his class, he was elected class orator by his peers. Mr. J.F.…

Packers coach Curly Lambeau entered the game with the NFL’s best record, 10-1-1, with only two games left in the season. If the Packers defeated the Spartans they would clench their fourth league championship. The Spartans sat at 5-1-4 in the…

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Scioto Historical

Scioto Historical is an educational mobile app and website that puts the history of southern Ohio at your fingertips. Learn about American and local history through map-based, interactive, multimedia presentations and experience professionally curated virtual historical tours on your laptop, tablet, or on a screen in your classroom. With its mobile app, Scioto Historical can guide you to historical locations and augment any walking or driving tour. Read more About Us