Red Cross enters third week of emergency blood shortage

HUNTINGTON,WV – The American Red Cross continues to experience an emergency blood shortage that has caused the blood supply to drop to the lowes...

October 11th, 2021 |  


23 new cases reported Monday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 23 new cases on Monday for Scioto County bringing the total to 11,190 since the start of t...

October 11th, 2021 |  


AAA: Gas prices decrease in Ohio; Crude tops $80 per barrel

AAA: Gas prices decrease in Ohio; Crude tops $80 per barrel

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is one cent lower this week at $3.108 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Pr...

October 11th, 2021 |  



Local 4-H youth to attend National 4-H Congress

Local 4-H youth to attend National 4-H Congress

SCIOTO — A local 4-H’er, Lainie Johnson, was selected to attend the National 4-H Congress which is being held from November 26 through Nov...

October 11th, 2021 |  


At home COVID-19 test to be distributed for free

SCIOTO – Compass Community Health CEO Summer Kirby announced plans to distribute more than 400 free at-home COVID-19 test kits to area residents...

October 11th, 2021 |  


26 new COVID-19 cases reported Sunday

SCIOTO-The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 26 new cases on Sunday for Scioto County bringing the total to 11,167 since the start of the outbr...

October 10th, 2021 |  


Ohio heads into peak time for deer-related crashes

COLUMBUS – AAA, The Ohio Department of Insurance, Ohio State Highway Patrol and Ohio Department of Natural Resources want to remind motorists of...

October 10th, 2021 |  


KimsKorner: Ghosts are in the air

KimsKorner: Ghosts are in the air

Have a Bootiful week this week! My column is filled this week, with ghosts crafts and fun, plus even some ghostly food. As I said before, I love fall ...

October 10th, 2021 |  


Scioto Foundation announces new Chuck and Linda Abbott Scholarship Fund

Scioto Foundation announces new Chuck and Linda Abbott Scholarship Fund

SCIOTO — The Scioto Foundation has announced a new scholarship fund established by longtime Sciotoville resident Linda Jean Bussa Abbott.Her gen...

October 10th, 2021 |  


Two arrested for Child Endangerment

Two arrested for Child Endangerment

Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman announces that on 10-7-2021 at approx. 3:03 a.m. his office received a call from the Portsmouth Police Departm...

October 8th, 2021 |