Davis talks courthouse security

The Scioto County Commissioners and the judges of the Courts of Common Pleas are working on getting increased security into place in the Scioto County...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Service scout

Service scout

Everyone faces adversity, but few continue to push towards what may seem impossible goals-goals set in the service of others.Tyler Hughes, 17, of Sout...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Audit nails STAR employees

Fraud and misuse of public funds plagued a southern Ohio correctional facility, where state auditors and investigators say they found employees forged...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Village appoints fire chief, plans raises

The Village of New Boston is exploring several ways to best serve both Village employees and community members.During Tuesday night’s meeting of...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Robbery suspect sought

Robbery suspect sought

The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating several recent robberies that have occurred at Clark’s Pump N Shop, which is located at 3008 S...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SOPA passes JEDISO funds

The Southern Ohio Port Authority (SOPA) will be distributing funds from the Joint Economic Development Initiative of Southern Ohio (JEDISO) temporaril...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


New state gun law

As of Tuesday (March 21), you will be allowed to carry a concealed gun into a day care center, thanks to Ohio Senate Bill 199, sponsored by Scioto Cou...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Crash kills Portsmouth man

A two-vehicle crash has claimed the life of a Portsmouth man. The crash, which occurred Tuesday evening, resulted in the death of Ricky Hardin, 31.The...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Minor injuries in two-car accident

Minor injuries in two-car accident

An unidentified woman suffered minor injuries in a two-car accident Wednesday afternoon, according to officer J.G. Bowen who was at the scene of the c...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Medal of Honor Day

Medal of Honor Day

What are the chances? Two young men, one from Wurtland, Kentucky and one from Worthington, Kentucky, about a mile apart as the crow flies, got to know...

March 21st, 2017 |