Minford students return to camp

According to Minford Local Schools Superintendent Jeremy Litteral about 80 seventh graders from Minford Middle School returned home Wednesday from a t...

September 18th, 2019 |  


No trial for Edward Wagner likely until 2021; rulings on dozens of pretrial motions postponed

No trial for Edward Wagner likely until 2021; rulings on dozens of pretrial motions postponed

As they sat Tuesday in the audience for the first of two scheduled pretrial hearings for two of the capital murder suspects in the infamous Rhoden mur...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Moving cars could cost nearly $400,000

Moving cars could cost nearly $400,000

While he responded to a request for further comment too late for an initial story on alleged problems with disposing of unwanted former sheriff’...

September 13th, 2019 |  



City police cruiser spray painted with obscene graffiti

The following information has been provided by the Portsmouth Police Department and other local law enforcement agencies. The information listed in th...

September 13th, 2019 |  


104 arrests in human trafficking sting

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, Columbus Division of Police Interim Chief Thomas Quinlan and Central Ohio Human Trafficking ...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Sheriff, county commissioners clash over disposal of old sheriff’s office vehicles

Sheriff, county commissioners clash over disposal of old sheriff’s office vehicles

Feuding continues between the Scioto County Board of Commissioners and Scioto County Sheriff Marty Donini.On Wednesday, the point of contention was no...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Competency/insanity hearing continued

Competency/insanity hearing continued

The competency/insanity hearing for Jessica Groves was continued Wednesday morning at the request of her attorney.Groves appeared before Common Pleas ...

September 11th, 2019 |  


Yost applauds efforts to stop competing lawsuits against opioid makers

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost applauds a bipartisan coalition of 14 attorneys general and also the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that filed amicus briefs...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Johnson tabbed to replace Uecker in senate

Johnson tabbed to replace Uecker in senate

Columbus-A screening committee of Republican state senators on Wednesday met with six applicants for the Ohio 14th District state Senate seat vacated ...

September 5th, 2019 updated: September 5th, 2019. |  


Documents detail alleged improprieties by Reader

Documents detail alleged improprieties by Reader

Made public Tuesday by the Ohio Supreme Court, numerous documents involving the investigation and ultimate suspension of Pike County Sheriff Charles R...

September 3rd, 2019 |