Sowkulech promoted to Director of Fiscal and Human Resources

Sowkulech promoted to Director of Fiscal and Human Resources

PORTSMOUTH — The year 2022 is bringing change and new opportunities to the Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities.Among those changes...

January 14th, 2022 |  


278 new COVID-19 cases reported Friday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 278 new cases on Friday for Scioto County bringing the total to 15,633 since the start of ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Jan. 13, second-highest day of cases reported in Scioto

SCIOTO — Scioto County is currently experiencing another surge in COVID-19 cases as the Omicron variant works its way through the Scioto County ...

January 14th, 2022 |  



Supreme Court halts COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

Supreme Court halts COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has stopped a major push by the Biden administration to boost the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination rate, ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


210 COVID-19 cases reported Thursday

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 210 new cases on Thursday for Scioto County bringing the total to 15,355 since the start o...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Seven students inducted into Clay’s National Honor Society.

Seven students inducted into Clay’s National Honor Society.

PORTSMOUTH — Clay High School held its National Honor Society Induction on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in the high school cafetorium. Seven new...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Ohio prison system to implement body-worn cameras

COLUMBUS— Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) Director Annette Chambers-Smith announced today that the process to outfit agen...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Foundations announce new Earl and Helen Johnson Scholarship Fund

Foundations announce new Earl and Helen Johnson Scholarship Fund

ADAMS COUNTY — The Adams County Community Foundation, in partnership with the Scioto Foundation, has announced the creation of the Earl and Hele...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Commissioners answer questions concerning CPS

Commissioners answer questions concerning CPS

SCIOTO — Commissioners fielded questions about Scioto County Children Services and shared their thoughts on what could be done better to help th...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Bloom-Vernon High School Homecoming slated for Jan. 14

Bloom-Vernon High School Homecoming slated for Jan. 14

SOUTH WEBSTER — Garden of Memories has been chosen as the theme for the 2021-2022 South Webster Homecoming. The event will take place on Friday,...

January 12th, 2022 |