Cost of prosecuting Rhoden case could reach millions

“We hate to even put these numbers out there,” said Pike County Commissioner Blaine Beekman.Beekman was referring to possible costs connec...

November 16th, 2018 |  


DOE waste facility at A-plant fight continues

An attorney for the U.S. Department of Energy, Jason Sherman had what might be considered some bad news for opponents of the permanent waste disposal ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Grandmothers arraigned in court

Grandmothers arraigned in court

The first pair of six suspects arrested earlier this week in connection with the infamous Rhoden family murders in 2016 each had their first day in co...

November 15th, 2018 updated: November 15th, 2018. |  



Residents turn out to support Friends of Portsmouth Winterfest

Talking with the Portsmouth Daily Times prior to a Friends of Portsmouth volunteer meeting held Tuesday evening at the Scioto County Welcome Center, F...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Weather service issues winter storm advisory through noon today

Snowmaggedon?Probably not.But the National Weather Service in Wilmington, which serves the Scioto County area, has issued a winter weather advisory wh...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Alleged conspiracy

Alleged conspiracy

While law enforcement made clear during a press conference Tuesday, they feel they have in custody the persons responsible for the massacre of the Rho...

November 14th, 2018 |  


Arrests made in Rhoden murders

Arrests made in Rhoden murders

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

November 13th, 2018 updated: November 13th, 2018. |  


Local activist launches online petition to stop A-plant waste facility

Well-known local activist and former worker at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, Vina Colley is attempting to take nationwide her quest to block...

November 12th, 2018 |  


Volunteers needed for Friends of Portsmouth Winterfest

Volunteers needed for Friends of Portsmouth Winterfest

The Toyota Winterfest at Market Square in Boneyfiddle officially kicks off Dec. 1.As many know by now, planned by the nonprofit, community group Frien...

November 12th, 2018 |  


DOE provides responses to some criticism, attracts few visitors

DOE provides responses to some criticism, attracts few visitors

Despite opposition and complaints over the way it is being handled, demolition of the defunct Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon continues....

November 9th, 2018 |