Three charged in McDermott shooting

Three charged in McDermott shooting

MCDERMOTT — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated on October 7, 2021, at 3:56 p.m., his 9-1-1 Communications Center received a call of ...

October 8th, 2021 |  


4 deaths; 43 new cases reported Firday

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department has confirmed four additional local deaths in connection with the COVID-19 viru...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Troopers seize loaded handguns and $15,400 worth of drugs

Troopers seize loaded handguns and $15,400 worth of drugs

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed felony drug charges against an Ohio man after a traffic stop in Scioto County.During the tra...

October 8th, 2021 |  



Artist-in-Residency Program at Wheelersburg works with Portsmouth Area Arts Council (PAAC)

Artist-in-Residency Program at Wheelersburg works with Portsmouth Area Arts Council (PAAC)

WHEELERSBURG — The South Central Ohio Educational Service Center’s 2021 Artist-in-Residency Program brought local artist, Klaire Smith, to...

October 8th, 2021 |  


24 indictments handed down

24 indictments handed down

SCIOTO — Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced the September term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on October 1 and returned 24...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Two suspects wanted after high speed chase

Two suspects wanted after high speed chase

GREENUP KY. — A high-speed chase that started in Kentucky has led to two suspects on the run and abandoning a stolen car in Wheelersburg, Ohio.A...

October 7th, 2021 |  


18 additional COVID-19 related deaths for September

SCIOTO — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Department has confirmed 18 additional local deaths in connection with the COVID-19 virus ...

October 7th, 2021 |  


Otway Covered Bridge Festival to take place October 9

Otway Covered Bridge Festival to take place October 9

OTWAY — The annual Otway Covered Bridge Festival will take place Saturday, October 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Ohio Historical Society (OHS) hosts ...

October 7th, 2021 |  


Sheriff’s department considering body cameras

Sheriff’s department considering body cameras

SCIOTO — The Scioto County Sheriff’s Department is looking into purchasing body cameras for their deputies.During a Scioto County Commissi...

October 7th, 2021 updated: October 7th, 2021. |  


Fire Prevention Week: What to know

Fire Prevention Week: What to know

“Stop, Drop and Roll” the saying most Americans learned at an early age when there is a fire in your home. This saying may not be used as ...

October 6th, 2021 |