Friends of Portsmouth staying mostly quiet on next potential big idea

Friends of Portsmouth staying mostly quiet on next potential big idea

The appointed spokesperson for the group, Nick Rutman, of Rutman Burnside Realty, said he could not release many details on the somewhat mysterious, y...

February 8th, 2019 |  


Ironton man charged in death of infant

Ironton city police have arrested Ironton resident David E. Large, 36, in connection with the Jan. 27 death of a two-year-old male infant.Police had r...

February 8th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth police report possible robbery

Portsmouth Police DepartmentThe incident is listed in Portsmouth city police reports as a robbery.Last Saturday, about 5 a.m., police were dispatched ...

February 8th, 2019 |  



Columbia Gas holds information meeting

Columbia Gas holds information meeting

Columbia Gas of Ohio held a customer information meeting on the Natural Gas Line Replacement Thursday evening at the Portsmouth Public Library.Luka Pa...

February 8th, 2019 |  


Chronic disease self-management program available soon

Live in Scioto County or surrounding communities? Do you or someone you know have long-term health challenges such as asthma, arthritis, heart disease...

February 8th, 2019 |  


Pike County gets $100,000, promises more, to help with Rhoden case

Pike County gets $100,000, promises more, to help with Rhoden case

“Justice should not depend on how fat your wallet is,” said Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost.Yost was in Waverly Thursday to hand over a $1...

February 7th, 2019 |  


Flood waters claim life in Pike County

Flood waters claim life in Pike County

Waverly-Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader reports at 06:17 this morning, his dispatch center received a 911 call from a motorist in reference to a ma...

February 7th, 2019 |  


Baldrige vists Commissioners

Baldrige vists Commissioners

The Scioto County Commissioners met for their regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, with three guests present to address the board.Newly elected 90...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


Tieman names new assistant prosecutor

Tieman names new assistant prosecutor

Scioto County Prosecutor Shane A. Tieman recently welcomed a new Assistant Prosecutor to his staff.Attorney Scott Evans joined the Scioto County Prose...

February 7th, 2019 |  


New Boston police chase ends with suspect escaping on foot

On Wednesday, the New Boston Police Department reported they had attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation about 7:51 p.m., Tuesday. After r...

February 6th, 2019 |