Minford Elementary dedicates new playground

Minford Elementary dedicates new playground

MINFORD — Students at Minford Elementary School have some new playground equipment thanks to a joint effort from the Harrison Township and Madis...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Local teacher explains why he took the COVID-19 vaccine

Local teacher explains why he took the COVID-19 vaccine

PORTSMOUTH- Gerald Cadogan is a prominent name in the Portsmouth community. The Portsmouth native has a long list of accomplishments and has lived a l...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan, end ‘forever war’

Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan, end ‘forever war’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Wednesday he will withdraw remaining U.S. troops from the “forever war” in Afghanistan, d...

April 15th, 2021 |  



Scioto Foundation announces first quarter grants for 2021

PORTSMOUTH — The Scioto Foundation has awarded grants totaling $105,756.54 to ten local nonprofit organizations for the first quarter of 2021.Th...

April 15th, 2021 |  


Lucasville Trade Days make return for 2021 season

Lucasville Trade Days make return for 2021 season

LUCASVILLE — After one set of days last September, the Lucasville Trade Days are coming back in 2021 with three events throughout the course of ...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Protests over man shot dead at hospital reach police station

Protests over man shot dead at hospital reach police station

COLUMBUS (AP) — Police in Ohio’s capital city used pepper spray on a small group of people who briefly breached the outer doors of the age...

April 14th, 2021 |  


ODH: 5 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

ODH: 5 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported five new cases Wednesday for Scioto County.The new cases total stays at 6,271 since the st...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Operation Christmas Child extends VBS opportunity

Operation Christmas Child extends VBS opportunity

SCIOTO— Operation Christmas Child (OCC) is a success year after year, even during the pandemic, the group managed to pull off the program this p...

April 14th, 2021 |  


Council share vision on Market Square pavilion

Council share vision on Market Square pavilion

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth City Council took an early step Monday night in its ambitious Master Plan following extensive public comment and deliber...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Pickaway County man arrested for rape

Pickaway County man arrested for rape

PICKAWAY — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated that his office has currently been working jointly with the Pickaway County Sheriff...

April 13th, 2021 |