Waverly woman allegedly featured in infamous video given additional charges

A Waverly woman who has gained distributable notoriety for a viral video purportedly showing her urging two of her children to abuse a younger step si...

May 9th, 2019 |  


Friends of Portsmouth promise major announcements at city pep rally

The following is just a friendly reminder from your friends at the Friends of Portsmouth.The high-profile community group urges anyone with an interes...

May 8th, 2019 updated: May 9th, 2019. |  


Rehab clinic plans draw criticism

Rehab clinic plans draw criticism

Opposition already is lining up against unconfirmed plans to open a drug rehabilitation center in a currently vacant, former medical office building o...

May 8th, 2019 |  



Scioto Foundation holds two-day forum on downtown Portsmouth

Towards the end of April, the charitable nonprofit Scioto Foundation brought together a large number of Portsmouth stakeholders, to include local gove...

May 7th, 2019 |  


New Boston traffic stop leads to drug bust

New Boston traffic stop leads to drug bust

A Monday traffic stop on Rhodes Avenue by New Boston police led to the arrest of two area residents on charges of trafficking, aggravated possession a...

April 30th, 2019 |  


Body found Friday in Rarden identified

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office has identified a body found Friday on Rarden Creek Road in Rarden.The woman was identified as 27-year-old Dan...

April 29th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth man, 19, arrested Sunday for alleged rape of juvenile

Not much information was made public, but Portsmouth Police Captain Jason Hedrick confirmed Monday city police had arrested a 19-year-old Portsmouth m...

April 29th, 2019 |  


Rock slide has US 23 blocked in Greenup County

FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. — Kentucky Department of Highways District 9 crews are on the scene of a large rock slide that has blocked all 4 lanes of US 2...

April 28th, 2019 |  


Duckworth True Lure Trout Derby a success

Duckworth True Lure Trout Derby a success

As the lines were in the water by a modest group of fishermen Saturday afternoon at Turkey Creek Lake for the Jaycees Annual Trout Derby, about a mile...

April 28th, 2019 |  


Body discovered in Rarden Friday, no foul play suspected

Body discovered in Rarden Friday, no foul play suspected

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office reports a body was discovered at approximately 10:24 a.m. Friday in Rarden, on Rarden Creek Road, approximate...

April 26th, 2019 |