Community NowThe Scioto County Fair

Community NowThe Scioto County Fair

My column on our community clearly wouldn’t be complete without a write-up on our county fair. Every year we see someone waiting anxiously to sh...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Indicted on eight felony and eight misdemeanor counts ranging from theft in office to tampering with evidence, suspended Pike County Sheriff Charles R...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Professor suggests A-plant contaminants are in area’s drinking water

Professor suggests A-plant contaminants are in area’s drinking water

Is there radioactive neptunium in your drinking water? Is it present at a level which should ignite concern? Is any level of radioactive material in y...

August 12th, 2019 |  



Dr. Tracy Murray gives back to community

Dr. Tracy Murray gives back to community

Advertising a ‘Free Day of Dentistry’ would probably make most people turn their heads twice, but Dr. Tracy Murray does just that. Murray ...

August 12th, 2019 |  


ASC gets Green Fleet designation

Portsmouth, OH — Access Scioto County Public Transit (ASC) has been designated as an Ohio Green Fleet by Clean Fuels Ohio’s statewide Ohio...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Records set at 4H sale

Records set at 4H sale

For many 4H participants Saturday was a bittersweet day. They said goodbye to their animals as they were sold at auction.On the bright side, two anima...

August 11th, 2019 |  


Spock Memorial Park attracts large crowd for grand opening

Spock Memorial Park attracts large crowd for grand opening

“On an early Tuesday morning Scioto County Sheriff’s officer K-9 ‘Spock’ was shot and killed in the line of duty while in purs...

August 11th, 2019 |  


Kids enjoy Salvation Army Camp SWONEKY

Kids enjoy Salvation Army Camp SWONEKY

Kids across the county attend camps during the summer months, it is with this in mind that the Salvation Army too, has a camp that kids can attend dur...

August 11th, 2019 |  


Attendance up at Scioto County Fair

Attendance through overall is up for the 2019 Scioto County Fair.Through Thursday those attending the fair are up slightly from last year, every day e...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Brown shows Grand Champion steer

Brown shows Grand Champion steer

LUCASVILLE - Showing the Grand Champion at the Scioto County Fair has always been a dream for Wheelersburg sixth grader Elijah Brown. When Judge Jeff ...

August 9th, 2019 updated: August 9th, 2019. |