Flood watches and flood advisories continue for Scioto and Pike counties

Flood watches and flood advisories continue for Scioto and Pike counties

As of late Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service in Wilmington and the Scioto County Emergency Management Agency (SCEMA) were stating a flood...

February 11th, 2019 |  


State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

State transportation director warns of road funding crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s road maintenance and infrastructure are facing an “impending crisis” unless more funding is provi...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth shooting suspect surrenders to police

Portsmouth shooting suspect surrenders to police

A 24-year-old man police named as a “person of interest” in a Saturday evening shooting in Portsmouth turned himself into authorities mid-...

February 11th, 2019 |  



Brown co-sponsors bill meant to stop alleged price gauging by Big Pharma

Brown co-sponsors bill meant to stop alleged price gauging by Big Pharma

Washington, DC-On Friday, U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced legislation intended to penalize pharmaceutical c...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Police searching for person of interest in shooting

Police searching for person of interest in shooting

Police are searching for a person of interest in reference to a shooting that took place Saturday evening.At approximately 9:15 pm, officers from the ...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Education Notes

Valley Local Schools will hold a Regular Board Meeting on Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the High School Library.The South Central Ohio ESC will be holding a...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

The Southern Ohio Council of Governments (SOCOG) will hold its next board meeting on Thursday at 10 a.m. at 27 W. 2nd St., Suite 202, Chillicothe. Boa...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Out-of-state CBD store owner wants to bring his wares to Portsmouth

Although he does not yet have a license to sell CBD products in the state of Ohio, the owner-operator of CBD stores in West Virginia and Kentucky hope...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Driver escapes injury in truck crash

Driver escapes injury in truck crash

Rosemount-No injuries were reported Saturday in a one vehicle accident in Rosemount.According to the Portsmouth Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol,...

February 10th, 2019 |  


Sheriff: Lucasville weapons instructor sold training certificates in a parking lot

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office has released more information regarding the indictment of Jerry Robert Hayes, a Lucasville weapons instructor...

February 8th, 2019 |