Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

Scioto County moved to Level 3 Red

SCIOTO — Scioto County will be moving back to a Level Three (Red) Public Health Emergency on the Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) Public ...

September 24th, 2020 |  


Portsmouth OHSP investigates ATV fatal crash

Portsmouth OHSP investigates ATV fatal crash

LUCASVILLE — On Sunday, September 20, 2020, at 4:46 a.m. the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol received a call of an ATV crash on...

September 20th, 2020 |  


Arrest made in death investigation, PPD asking for public’s help

Arrest made in death investigation, PPD asking for public’s help

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Police Department has made an arrest in the death of Derick R. Holsinger. PPD has arrested 38-year-old Benny Kilgore ...

September 10th, 2020 updated: September 10th, 2020. |  



Health department confirms outbreak at Wheelersburg nursing home

Health department confirms outbreak at Wheelersburg nursing home

WHEELERSBURG — The Scioto County Health Department advises that there is an outbreak of COVID-19 associated with Best Care Nursing and Rehabilit...

August 12th, 2020 |  


UPDATED: Scioto County moving back to Level 2

UPDATED: Scioto County moving back to Level 2

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health announced Thursday that Scioto County would be moved from Level 3 Red, back to Level 2 Orange on the Ohio...

July 30th, 2020 updated: July 30th, 2020. |  


First COVID-19 related death reported for Scioto County

First COVID-19 related death reported for Scioto County

PORTSMOUTH — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments have reported the first COVID-19 associated death of a Scioto County resid...

July 28th, 2020 updated: July 28th, 2020. |  


Portsmouth passes mask mandate

Portsmouth passes mask mandate

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth City Council voted in a 4-1 majority to require masks in public within the city limits during Monday’s council mee...

July 14th, 2020 |  


2 arrested in 5-year-old death investigation

2 arrested in 5-year-old death investigation

NEW BOSTON — UPDATE 7/10 3:02 P.M.Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman authorized the release of the name of Annabell Greene who lost her life ...

July 10th, 2020 updated: July 10th, 2020. |  


NBPD investigating 5-year-old’s death

NBPD investigating 5-year-old’s death

NEW BOSTON — On Wednesday at 9:40 a.m. the New Boston Police Department received a call from Southern Ohio Medical Center that a 5-year-old fema...

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


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. |