Indicted human-trafficker Micheal Mearan dead at 75

Indicted human-trafficker Micheal Mearan dead at 75

PORTSMOUTH — According to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, Portsmouth lawyer and former city councilperson Michael Mearan has died.On Friday, No...

November 26th, 2021 |  


SOMC suffers from cyber attack

SOMC suffers from cyber attack

PORTSMOUTH — Patients who had appointments at Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) facilities Thursday received notice that their appointments we...

November 11th, 2021 updated: November 11th, 2021. |  


Woman is 2nd to admit role in death of 8 members of a family

Woman is 2nd to admit role in death of 8 members of a family

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman pleaded guilty Friday to helping plan the killings of eight members of a family, becoming the second member ...

September 10th, 2021 |  



Sheriff’s report: NBPD officers can be charged

Sheriff’s report: NBPD officers can be charged

NEW BOSTON — More than six months after an incident involving a former Village of New Boston Councilmember, questions remain unanswered concerni...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Correctional officer arrested on sexual misconduct

Correctional officer arrested on sexual misconduct

PORTSMOUTH — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman announced that on July 14, 2021, his office received information regarding possible sexual ...

July 23rd, 2021 |  


Two killed in McDermott plane crash

Two killed in McDermott plane crash

MCDERMOTT-Two people have been killed in a single engine plane crash Friday.On Friday, Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigated a...

May 28th, 2021 |  


OSHP responding to plane crash in McDermott

OSHP responding to plane crash in McDermott

McDermott — According to reports per police scanner, Ohio State Highway Patrol is responding to a plane crash.The call came into the Scioto Coun...

May 28th, 2021 |  


Welcome home Bears! NAIA champs return to Portsmouth from KC

Welcome home Bears! NAIA champs return to Portsmouth from KC

PORTSMOUTH — Less than 24 hours after securing the program’s first-ever NAIA National Championship, the Shawnee State University men’...

March 25th, 2021 |  


NATIONAL CHAMPS: SSU defeats Lewis-Clark State for first title

NATIONAL CHAMPS: SSU defeats Lewis-Clark State for first title

*Note: Additional coverage and stories from Shawnee State’s National Championship will be available online at portsmouth-dailytimes.com and in T...

March 24th, 2021 updated: March 24th, 2021. |  


Carver found guilty on all charges

Carver found guilty on all charges

SCIOTO — Scioto County Prosecutor, Shane Tieman announced that on March 10, 2021, Mary Beth Ann Carver, of Lucasville, Ohio, was found guilty by...

March 10th, 2021 |