UPDATED: Scioto County moving back to Level 2

UPDATED: Scioto County moving back to Level 2

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health announced Thursday that Scioto County would be moved from Level 3 Red, back to Level 2 Orange on the Ohio...

July 30th, 2020 updated: July 30th, 2020. |  


Schools continue to prepare for opening day

Schools continue to prepare for opening day

SCIOTO — Local school districts are still staying busy and posting beginning plans as soon as they possibly are able to do so. Some still have n...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Details for upcoming Scioto County Fair remain fluid

Details for upcoming Scioto County Fair remain fluid

LUCASVILLE — Set to officially begin Monday, Aug. 10, and conclude Saturday, Aug. 15, there are still details regarding the 2020 Scioto County Fair ...

July 29th, 2020 updated: July 29th, 2020. |  



Indictments handed down

Indictments handed down

SCIOTO — Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced that the May term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on July 17 and returned 21 pu...

July 29th, 2020 |  


City council pushes for OHSAA racial policies

City council pushes for OHSAA racial policies

PORTSMOUTH — As the country addresses racism in professional sports, the Portsmouth City Council is considering calling on the Ohio High School ...

July 28th, 2020 updated: July 28th, 2020. |  


Ohio scales back county fairs, will expand day care capacity

Ohio scales back county fairs, will expand day care capacity

COLUMBUS— Day cares can return to normal staffing ratios, but county fairs will be reduced to junior fairs featuring livestock competitions for ...

July 28th, 2020 updated: July 28th, 2020. |  


Whit’s Frozen Custard coming to Portsmouth

Whit’s Frozen Custard coming to Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth will soon have another place to grab a sweet treat, as Whit’s Frozen Custards of Portsmouth plans to open their do...

July 28th, 2020 |  


First COVID-19 related death reported for Scioto County

First COVID-19 related death reported for Scioto County

PORTSMOUTH — The Scioto County and Portsmouth City Health Departments have reported the first COVID-19 associated death of a Scioto County resid...

July 28th, 2020 updated: July 28th, 2020. |  


Mantell looks to rebuild public trust in SCCS

Mantell looks to rebuild public trust in SCCS

SCIOTO —The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports nine deaths of children while in the custody of a public children services agency...

July 27th, 2020 |  


Schools across the county are making reopening plans.

Schools across the county are making reopening plans.

SCIOTO — Schools are continuing to prepare for the upcoming school year 2020-21 and The Portsmouth Daily Times will continue to update as new in...

July 27th, 2020 |