3 local cases of hepatitis A confirmed

The first thing officials say is there is no reason to panic. And if you want to go out to eat, please, go ahead and go out to eat.However, Portsmouth...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Southern Ohio gas prices plunge, national average falls

Southern Ohio gas prices plunge, national average falls

Gas prices in South Central Ohio plunged 10 cents over the week to $2.775 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.Statewide...

June 4th, 2018 |  


MGC Holdings’ scholarships awarded

MGC Holdings’ scholarships awarded

PIKETON – Six southern Ohio high school seniors recently received college scholarships from two funds sponsored by MGC Holdings, LLC.Elizabeth C...

June 4th, 2018 |  



Bill to prevent childhood cancer awaits signature

Bill to prevent childhood cancer awaits signature

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives has passed U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown’s (D-OH) bipartisan bill to advance childhood c...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Neighbor spoofing calls come to the county

Neighbor spoofing calls come to the county

Yet another wave of scam phone calls has begun to target south central Ohio, and this time the scammers are even harder to identify. Residents of Minf...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Salvation Army opens new thrift store

Salvation Army opens new thrift store

The city of Portsmouth is continuing to improve its businesses and show growth. One such business, is the new Salvation Army Thrift Store.The local Sa...

June 4th, 2018 |  


2-day event set so addicts ‘get the help they need’

2-day event set so addicts ‘get the help they need’

They’re headquartered in Wadsworth, a somewhat far-flung southern suburb of Cleveland. Beginning in 2015, they have been taking their show ̵...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Credit union welcomes new lending officers

Credit union welcomes new lending officers

PIKETON — Angela Lewis has joined the administrative office for Atomic Credit Union in Piketon as its agriculture lending officer. Lou Carter ha...

June 4th, 2018 |  


Wheelersburg man dies in crash

The Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one-vehicle fatal crash that occurred Saturday night on Dogwood Ridge near Edm...

June 4th, 2018 |  


County road work schedule

County road work schedule

Darren C. LeBrun, P.E., P.S., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for June 4-8 for the Engineer’s Department.County crew workRoa...

June 4th, 2018 |