Minford parents mount protests over allegations of gross misconduct during a field trip at Kentucky camp

Minford parents mount protests over allegations of gross misconduct during a field trip at Kentucky camp

MINFORD — As rumors continue to swirl about what may or may not have happened to an undetermined number of Minford Local School District student...

October 23rd, 2018 updated: October 23rd, 2018. |  


Complaints pile up against planning for demolition of A-plant

Add the name of Piketon Village Councilwoman Jennifer Chandler to the long list of local officials and activists asking for more openness and transpar...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Dog leads to late night dispute between three men

No one was arrested but police intervened in a fight apparently over someone’s dog doing its business in the front yard of an apartment complex ...

October 16th, 2018 |  



Pilot program unveiled to help addicts in recovery gain and keep jobs

Pilot program unveiled to help addicts in recovery gain and keep jobs

“It’s always good to see good people stepping up when bad things are happening,” said Terrance Welsh, chief medical officer for the ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


League of Women Voters candidate forum is tonight

The Scioto County League of Women Voters announces the Meet their latest Candidate Forum event will take place 7 pm – 9 p.m. tonight at The Welc...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Sheriff’s office looking for two suspects in connection with Portsmouth shooting

Sheriff’s office looking for two suspects in connection with Portsmouth shooting

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for two persons allegedly connected with a shooting early Friday morning on Labold Ave. in ...

October 12th, 2018 |  


McFarland is nominatednch

McFarland is nominatednch

Scioto County may have its first homegrown federal judge in over a century if President Donald Trump has his say.On Thursday, Trump formally nominated...

October 11th, 2018 |  


State Issue 1 sparks debate

State Issue 1 sparks debate

Proponents of state Issue 1 say the proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution would release low-level drug offenders from the state’s severely...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Waverly man dies in car/semi collision

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal commercial vehicle crash in Pee Pee Township in Pike County.At approximately 6:01 p.m. Tuesday,...

October 10th, 2018 |  


Proponents pushing for Scioto County human trafficking coalition

Local law enforcement did not respond to requests for comment, at least not in time for the deadline for this story. Persons directly involved in deal...

October 8th, 2018 |