Pike County Sheriff’s Department makes huge drug bust

Pike County Sheriff’s Department makes huge drug bust

PIKE COUNTY — Sheriff James E. Nelson reports Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, The Pike County Drug Task Force successfully conducted a narcotics search ...

October 16th, 2020 |  


Kim’s Korner: Halloween Fun

Kim’s Korner: Halloween Fun

October is the month for spooks and goblins and anything scary, and many people love this time of year. Once again, COVID 19 has placed a deterrent on...

October 16th, 2020 |  


18 positive COVID-19 cases reported Thursday

18 positive COVID-19 cases reported Thursday

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments reported 18 new positive COVID-19 cases Thursday.The new cases bring the total...

October 15th, 2020 updated: October 15th, 2020. |  



Commissioners approve deals from EMA, CAO

Commissioners approve deals from EMA, CAO

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Commissioners held their regularly scheduled Thursday session, reviewing and passing all 14 items on its agenda.Along...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Teal Pumpkin Project: Keeping children with allergies safe on Halloween

Teal Pumpkin Project: Keeping children with allergies safe on Halloween

MCLEAN, Va. — Although Halloween looks different this year, FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education), the world’s leading non-governme...

October 15th, 2020 |  


Gathering at courthouse not permitted election night

Gathering at courthouse not permitted election night

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Health Department has issued an order canceling residents’ gathering at the courthouse after polling has closed...

October 15th, 2020 |  


1 death, 28 new cases reported Wednesday

1 death, 28 new cases reported Wednesday

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments reported one more death in association with COVID-19 Wednesday.The patient is ...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Low Census self-response rates in Portsmouth, Scioto County

Low Census self-response rates in Portsmouth, Scioto County

PORTSMOUTH — A ruling by the Supreme Court Tuesday could have immediate and lasting impact on Portsmouth and Scioto County in terms of federal f...

October 14th, 2020 |  


Minford Volleyball raises almost $10,000 for one of their own.

Minford Volleyball raises almost $10,000 for one of their own.

MINFORD — Live music, vendors, great food, and much more were found on the grounds at Minford Middle School Monday evening.The Minford Middle Vo...

October 14th, 2020 |  


McManus announces resignation

McManus announces resignation

PORTSMOUTH — Less than one year into his term as 4th Ward Councilman, Andrew McManus announced his resignation from Portsmouth City Council duri...

October 13th, 2020 |