Prize-winning Documentary Film to be Screened at Ohio University Southern


IRONTON - The multi-award-winning documentary film, "Peerless City," which has screened at several regional film festivals, will be playing at Ohio University Southern Campus, in Bowman Auditorium, at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10. 

The event is free but registration is required. 

"Peerless City" documents the story of Portsmouth, Ohio, a once-booming port city on the Scioto River that later became known as the "pill mill capital of America" and was blamed for starting the opioid epidemic.