Conservation group moves quickly, gains rights to buy, preserve Tremper Mounds

Conservation group moves quickly, gains rights to buy, preserve Tremper Mounds

Action taken late last month by the Scioto County Board of Commissioners already may have borne a bit of fruit for the grassroots organization known a...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Critics blast DOE during forum on operations at Portsmouth A-plant

Critics blast DOE during forum on operations at Portsmouth A-plant

One of the organizers of the event, a former plant worker and self-proclaimed whistle-blower, local resident Vinna Colley talked about employees at th...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Forty-nine defense motions lead to continuance in Wagner pretrial

Forty-nine defense motions lead to continuance in Wagner pretrial

The second pretrial of Angela Wagner, one of four members of the Wagner clan charged directly with causing the deaths of eight persons, including seve...

March 20th, 2019 |  



Ware expresses support for Dewine’s recommendations on drug abuse, mental health

Ware expresses support for Dewine’s recommendations on drug abuse, mental health

One of two persons representing south-central Ohio and Gov. Mike DeWine’s RecoveryOhio Council, Portsmouth Police Chief Robert Ware first said h...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Body found in Wheelersburg is that of missing Portsmouth woman

Body found in Wheelersburg is that of missing Portsmouth woman

Local law enforcement agents say they have identified the body of one person listed as missing in Scioto County.However, Portsmouth Police Chief Rober...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Donini: Buckeye Sheriff’s Association letters are real

On Friday, Scioto County Sheriff Marty Donini stated his office had received several inquiries concerning letters being received by U.S. mail througho...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Rhoden drama moves forward as one suspect seeks dismissal of all charges

Rhoden drama moves forward as one suspect seeks dismissal of all charges

Late Friday afternoon, defense attorneys for Fredericka Carol Wagner, one of two suspects in the Rhoden murder cases not directly charged with those m...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 18th, 2019. |  


Rhoden murder pretrials begin again Wednesday

Rhoden murder pretrials begin again Wednesday

“We’re not going to leave the county until we have solved these horrible murders.”Those were the words of then Ohio Attorney General...

March 17th, 2019 |  


Women allegedly swipes beer, hits store employee with car while fleeing

Women allegedly swipes beer, hits store employee with car while fleeing

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office responded at 11: 44 p.m., Tuesday to a 911 call from the Speedee Mart Sunoco station, 220 Center St., Wheeler...

March 14th, 2019 |  


Waverly physician becomes only area doctor certified to aid patients obtain medical marijuana

If you have a medically qualifying condition and seriously interested in obtaining medical marijuana, you may or may not have noticed doing so got a b...

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