City renames portion of Findlay Street

City renames portion of Findlay Street

PORTSMOUTH — It’s been a work in progress for nearly two years, but Portsmouth City Council took care of the business of renaming a portio...

January 15th, 2021 |  


New vaccine provider coming to Scioto

New vaccine provider coming to Scioto

SCIOTO — In accordance with a request from the Office of Governor Mike DeWine, local media outlets were provided the opportunity to speak with a...

January 15th, 2021 |  


Campground rentals rate increases proposed by Dunne

Campground rentals rate increases proposed by Dunne

PORTSMOUTH — When the U.S. House of Representatives voted with bipartisan support in July to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol, suppor...

January 13th, 2021 |  



PCHD, SCHD plans for Phase 1-B of COVID vaccine

PCHD, SCHD plans for Phase 1-B of COVID vaccine

PORTSMOUTH — Reporting countless phone calls while receiving lower than anticipated amounts of COVID vaccines, the Portsmouth City and Scioto Co...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Commissioners honor retirement of 39-year county worker

Commissioners honor retirement of 39-year county worker

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Commissioners convened Tuesday morning, taking on 17 items on its conference agenda.On its final item, Commissioners ...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Slow distribution, resistance from nursing home staff hurting COVID vaccine rollout

Slow distribution, resistance from nursing home staff hurting COVID vaccine rollout

SCIOTO — COVID vaccines have been administered in Ohio for nearly a month and there is still some public uncertainty regarding its safety. That ...

January 11th, 2021 updated: January 11th, 2021. |  


Davis, Coleman against insurance payment in Sheriff’s vehicle incident

Davis, Coleman against insurance payment in Sheriff’s vehicle incident

SCIOTO — A reported car wreck involving a county vehicle was the subject of condemnation during Tuesday morning’s Scioto County Commission...

January 7th, 2021 |  


Sales tax collection, carryover has Commissioners optimistic for 2021

Sales tax collection, carryover has Commissioners optimistic for 2021

SCIOTO — In their first session of the new year, Scioto County Commissioner Bryan Davis remarked on the year behind, which was a strong financia...

January 6th, 2021 |  


Dunne uses council salary to support essential workers

Dunne uses council salary to support essential workers

PORTSMOUTH— 2020, in an understatement, was a challenging year for those in the workforce. Many struggled to keep their job and, for those that ...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Several COVID-19 cases associated with local church

Several COVID-19 cases associated with local church

Portsmouth, OH, - The Scioto County Health Department reported that there have been several cases of COVID-19 associated with a Lucasville church.Acco...

July 25th, 2020 updated: July 25th, 2020. |