Lady Jeeps suffer sectional loss to Manchester

Lady Jeeps suffer sectional loss to Manchester

MCDERMOTT — ‘What could have been?’ is a frustrating question this year’s South Webster Lady Jeeps will not be able to find ou...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Road Closures

Routes Closed Due to High WaterChillicothe-As of Thursday afternoon, the following routes remain closed due to high water. Motorists are advised to ne...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Portsmouth Police, Fire Departments Transform First Responder Communications with FirstNet

Portsmouth Police, Fire Departments Transform First Responder Communications with FirstNet

Portsmouth’s Police and Fire departments are connecting their first responders to FirstNet – a new communications platform just for public...

February 13th, 2020 |  



Resolution for county bridges passed

The Scioto County Commissioners met Thursday for their regularly scheduled meeting. From the agenda commissioners accepted a memorandum of understandi...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Man arrested on six counts of rape

Man arrested on six counts of rape

A Minford man is currently behind bars on felony charges.Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announces that his office received a call Friday, Feb. ...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Council asked to consider archery within city limits

A proposition for archery hunting within city limits was presented to Portsmouth City Council during their meeting Monday.Rich Scarberry of Portsmouth...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Pair arrested for suspected meth manufacturing

Pair arrested for suspected meth manufacturing

A routine stop by Portsmouth Police Wednesday morning led to the discovery of items used to manufacture meth.According to the report, officers execute...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Indictments handed down

Shane A. Tieman, Scioto County Prosecutor announced Wednesday that the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on February 7 and returned 23 ...

February 12th, 2020 |  


Ohio River Flood Warning issued

Ohio River Flood Warning issued

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Flood Warning for The Ohio River at Portsmouth.From late Thursday night to Sunday afternoon th...

February 12th, 2020 updated: February 12th, 2020. |  


AAA: Ohio gas prices drop

The average price of gasoline across South Central Ohio is four cents cheaper this week at $2.340 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Ga...

February 11th, 2020 |