Crash results in ruptured gas line

Scioto County Emergency Management Deputy Director Larry Mullins issued a report that a vehicular crash overnight Thursday impacted a gas main line an...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


14th Street Community Center Among Grantees of Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund

NELSONVILLE — The Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund has awarded over $36,000 in grants to support nonprofits that are working to provide ...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


The class of social-distancing

The class of social-distancing

Although seniors were glad to still get to have a ceremony, the restrictions made graduating a little more stressful for some.Due to the COVID-19 pand...

May 21st, 2020 |  



Teen search continues

Teen search continues

Highland County Health Commissioner Jared Warner offered recommendations Thursday for volunteers searching for 18-year-old Greenfield resident Madison...

May 21st, 2020 updated: June 1st, 2020. |  


Lt. Governor provides update to Ohio’s reopening schedule

Lt. Governor provides update to Ohio’s reopening schedule

COLUMBUS-Lt. Governor Jon Husted opened Thursday’s press conference by recognizing Monday as Memorial Day and with the playing of the National A...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Commissioners send encouragement to area businesses

PORTSMOUTH-The Scioto County Commissioners met Thursday for their second regularly scheduled meeting of the week.From the agenda, Commissioners approv...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Local restaurants resume indoor dining

Local restaurants resume indoor dining

PORTSMOUTH — After more than a two-month shutdown in response to the coronavirus pandemic, Scioto County restaurants once again reopened their d...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Portsmouth City High School Graduation Class of 2020: Jaiden Ashleawna Rickett - Class PresidentKathryn Shay Davis - Class ValedictorianAugust D. Shoe...

May 20th, 2020 |  


AAA: Ohio Gas Prices Increase Slightly Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is one cent higher this week at $1.874 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas P...

May 20th, 2020 |  


Judge rules in favor of gym allegeding rights violation from Acton order

A Lake County, Ohio judge has ruled in favor of Rock House Fitness in their attempt to reopen, going against orders issued by Ohio Director of the Dep...

May 20th, 2020 updated: May 20th, 2020. |