Suspect chased, hit by tazer in playground

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

October 11th, 2019 |  


Second sexual abuse pretrial held in private

The second pretrial hearing for a Lucasville man, William Michael Basham, charged with 15 counts of sexual abuse up to and including three counts of r...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth Patriots Gun Bash is Saturday

Chairwoman of the Portsmouth Patriots Friends of the National Rifle Association, Rebecca Clark is well aware no matter what she says, no matter what s...

October 10th, 2019 |  



State blasts children services over death of child, wants corrective action plan

The Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services on Wednesday released what it called a “child fatality administrative case review final report&#...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Details limited in Newsome murders

Details limited in Newsome murders

In July, Scioto County Sheriff’s Office Captain John W. Murphy told the Daily Times the investigation into the 2016 murders of Candace Newsome, ...

October 9th, 2019 updated: October 9th, 2019. |  


Past suspect behaviors, grisly murder scene photos may play parts in Rhoden trials

Past suspect behaviors, grisly murder scene photos may play parts in Rhoden trials

While he made no rulings, as expected, Pike County Court Of Common Pleas Judge Randy Deering listened Tuesday to arguments from both sides regarding r...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Belligerent patient threatens to shoot up SOMC

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

October 7th, 2019 |  


Community answers the call after accident ends life of 10-year old

Community answers the call after accident ends life of 10-year old

After volunteering to take over arrangements for the young man’s funeral, helping raise money for that funeral and saying he will continue to do...

October 7th, 2019 |  


Children Services director deflects questions raised by Davis

Scioto County Children Services Director Lorra Fuller supplied a brief email answer to questions regarding children services activities, if there were...

October 6th, 2019 |  


Sheriff announces indictment in 2016 double homicide

Sheriff announces indictment in 2016 double homicide

Scioto County Sheriff officials on Friday announced the indictment of a Lucasville man in connection with a double murder unsolved since 2016.Kristian...

October 4th, 2019 |