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Update: Parkins captured and arrestedOriginal: Parkins still on the run after escape from STAR


Update: Parkins was captured and arrested without incident earlier today. The incident is still being investigated by the State Highway Patrol.

Obituaries April 24-26 Portsmouth Daily Times


Due to a technical issue the Portsmouth Daily Times’ obituaries have not posted to our website page in the past couple of days. Please read below for obituaries and death notices we have received.

Seven-year-old dies from an A.T.V. Crash at Doctor Singleton Park


SCIOTO COUNTY- Sheriff David Thoroughman stated on Sunday, March 26, his office received multiple 9-1-1 calls of an A.T.V. crash at Doctor Singleton Park, located at 22327 State Route 73, West Portsmouth, Ohio.

New Boston Woman arrested after large amount of drugs seized


NEW BOSTON- Ohio Attorney General David Yost, New Boston Police Chief Carl Compton, Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman, Portsmouth Police Chief Debby Brewer, Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman, Pike County Prosecutor Michael Davis and Pike County Sheriff Tracy Evans announce the arrest of a New Boston woman.

Two Lucasville men arrested in a stolen vehicle


PORTSMOUTH- Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman announces the arrest of two men in connection to a stolen vehicle. On Thursday, May 16. Deputy Kade Conley and Deputy Trevor Webster conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for fictitious plates. The traffic stopped occurred at the intersection of State Route 104 and McDermott Pond Creek Road.

‘Burg girls season ends in state semis: Africentric defeats Lady Pirates 55-37, advance to...


DAYTON — The best season in Wheelersburg girls basketball history came to an end on Friday in the Division III state semifinals inside the University of Dayton Arena.

Wheelersburg Man Arrested for Rape & Importuning


WHEELERSBURG- Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman states that his Office was contacted Thursday afternoon, March 9th, by Scioto County Children’s Services stating that they had received a report that a 3-year-old child may have been sexually assaulted.

Update on missing Oklahoma woman


Update: Missing woman was located

Vehicle accident in Wheelersburg causes outage


WHEELERSBURG- Residents at the corner of State Route 522 and Gallia Pike Road are saying they are without power due to a motor vehicle accident. We will provide more information as it comes to us on the condition of the driver and the progress on the power outage.

‘BURG GIRLS ARE DAYTON BOUND: Lady Pirates win first ever regional championship, defeat Portsmouth...


LOGAN — The stage, the stakes, and the significance of Friday’s Division III, Region 11 final made for an incredible environment at Logan High School’s Jim Myers Gymnasium.


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