Fourth case of COVID-19 confirmed in Scioto County

Fourth case of COVID-19 confirmed in Scioto County

The Health Departments are now reporting a fourth case of confirmed COVID-19 in Scioto County. Test samples are taken and processed at various sites; ...

April 12th, 2020 updated: April 12th, 2020. |  


Second confirmed case of COVID-19 in Scioto County

Second confirmed case of COVID-19 in Scioto County

The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department are reporting another positive case of COVID-19, making our total two.According to the Portsmo...

April 8th, 2020 updated: April 8th, 2020. |  


CORRECTION NOTICE to “Meet the Candidates: Scioto County Sheriff” published Saturday, March 14

*Editor’s note: Due to a mechanical error, some candidates’ answers were transposed in the “Meet the Candidates: Scioto County Sheri...

March 14th, 2020 |  



Ohio schools to close Monday due to COVID-19

Ohio schools to close Monday due to COVID-19

COLUMBUS - On Thursday, Governor Mike DeWine announced that all Ohio K-12 schools will close for an “extended spring break” on Monday, Mar...

March 12th, 2020 updated: March 12th, 2020. |  


March sadnesss: NCAA tournament canceled

March sadnesss: NCAA tournament canceled

BREAKING: The NCAA announced on Thursday in the following release that all remaining winter and spring sports postseason tournaments have been cancell...

March 12th, 2020 updated: March 12th, 2020. |  


SSU warns of possible Coronavirus cases

SSU warns of possible Coronavirus cases

Shawnee State University has sent out a campus alert about the Coronavirus Monday evening.According to the alert, “three suspected Coronavirus c...

March 9th, 2020 updated: March 9th, 2020. |  


Dixon Mill burglary and kidnapping.

Dixon Mill burglary and kidnapping.

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announced Tuesday that his 911 communication center received a call on Monday, February 24, 2020, at 11:05 pm fr...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Officer-involved shooting along U.S. 23

Officer-involved shooting along U.S. 23

What started as a routine traffic violation sent law enforcement agencies in two states on a pursuit early Wednesday morning.One suspect is in custody...

January 29th, 2020 updated: January 29th, 2020. |  


Following critical report, Childrens Services board suspends director

Following critical report, Childrens Services board suspends director

One day after the release of a state report highly critical of her department’s handling of the death of an unidentified local infant, the Board...

December 30th, 2019 |  


Davis contends radiation found in Otway was minuscule

While reports appearing on social media have set off a storm of controversy, during the regular meeting of the Scioto County Commissioners on Thursday...

November 8th, 2019 |