Class action suit draws big crowd

Class action suit draws big crowd

Their stories were extremely varied. But many had one unfortunate commonality: cancer.Larry and Janie Williams describe themselves as being fence line...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Juvenile girl allgedly shot, raped after refusing teenage male sex

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office alleges after a 15-year-old girl refused to have sex with a 16-year-old male she met via social media, the ma...

July 16th, 2019 |  


SOMC patient sets self, hospital room on fire

Portsmouth Fire Department Chief Deputy Chris Lowery termed as ongoing an investigation into what some might call a unique incident just before noon S...

July 15th, 2019 |  



Dylan’s body found in plastic sealed with duct tape

Dylan’s body found in plastic sealed with duct tape

At the request of the Portsmouth Daily Times, Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman and the Scioto County Coroner’s Office provided some new inf...

July 15th, 2019 |  


West Portsmouth man arrested for alleged rape of juvenile

West Portsmouth man arrested for alleged rape of juvenile

Responding to reports of a large fight taking place in the Lett Terrace apartments Sunday, Scioto County Sheriff’s deputies ended up arresting a...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Three persons indicted for muder of Portsmouth man

Three persons indicted for muder of Portsmouth man

A Scioto County Grand Jury indicted a total of three persons, including previously announced suspect Colin Dumas Fisher, 36, of Dayton, for the July 2...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Uecker calls for action by children services

Uecker calls for action by children services

After meeting with what he described as a group of concerned citizens on Wednesday, state Sen. Joe Uecker, (R-14,) returned to Portsmouth the followin...

July 12th, 2019 |  


Reader accepts suspension, county Dems to name replacement

Reader accepts suspension, county Dems to name replacement

Following the voluntary acceptance of a suspension by Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader on Wednesday, the Pike County Democratic Central Committee pl...

July 11th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth Police investigating alleged rape and sex crime against minor, 12

The Portsmouth City Police Department still is investigating an alleged rape reported June 24 to the Scioto County Sheriff’s Office. Police Capt...

July 10th, 2019 |  


Public invited to discuss lawsuit against A-plant operators

Public invited to discuss lawsuit against A-plant operators

Attorneys representing the plaintiffs in the first of two class action lawsuits filed against eight companies with some connection to the Portsmouth G...

July 10th, 2019 |