Wheelersburg man killed in Tennessee motorcycle accident

Wheelersburg man killed in Tennessee motorcycle accident

A local man from Wheelersburg, Richard Webb II, lost his life in a motorcycle accident Saturday, on Chapman Highway in Sevierville, Tn.According to a ...

May 21st, 2019 |  


Local artists to perform at VRCFA on Saturday

Local artists to perform at VRCFA on Saturday

Shane Runion will be in concert joining King Calaway, and Frank Grasso this Saturday at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts as part of Friends of Ports...

May 20th, 2019 |  


OSU expert says public health assessment may be needed

OSU expert says public health assessment may be needed

While he was generally very complementary of the federal Department of Energy’s decision to move forward with a third party study of contaminati...

May 17th, 2019 |  



Scioto County Prosecutor issues indictments

Scioto County Prosecutor Shane A. Tieman announced the Scioto County Grand Jury met on May 10 and returned 28 Public Indictments. The Defendants Indic...

May 17th, 2019 |  


Graduation Correction

***Correction***NEW BOSTON’S GRADUATION is to be held on Friday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m. The Portsmouth Daily Times is sorry for this mistake and a...

May 17th, 2019 |  


Commissioners support early intervention program

Commissioners support early intervention program

The Scioto County Commissioners met Thursday for their regularly scheduled meeting with a limited number of items on the agenda.From those items, Comm...

May 17th, 2019 |  


Amidst controversy over contamination from A-plant, DOE holds public forum at SSU

Amidst controversy over contamination from A-plant, DOE holds public forum at SSU

U.S. Department of Energy officials continue to insist the amounts of radioactive substances found in a couple of spots around Pike County, most notab...

May 17th, 2019 |  


Reed joins “Saved by the Belt” Club

Reed joins “Saved by the Belt” Club

A South Webster resident was presented with the “Saved by the Belt” award Friday at the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.J...

May 14th, 2019 updated: May 14th, 2019. |  


Scioto Valley School District closes building after discovery of contaminants

In what was called an open letter to the students, parents and staff of the Scioto Valley Local School District, district superintendent Todd Burkitt ...

May 13th, 2019 |  


50 summer scholarships awarded to local students

50 summer scholarships awarded to local students

A total of 50 students were awarded scholarships during the annual Summer Scholarships Awards reception for area gifted students at the Southern Ohio ...

May 13th, 2019 |