Ohio legislature aproves $12.7 million for e-pollbooks

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comSecretary of State Jon Husted announced on Monday that county boards of elections may begin moving forward with t...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Owner of dog that attacked a child is summoned to court

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThe owner of a pit bull that reportedly attacked a child in New Boston last week has a court date set, and charge...

September 14th, 2015 updated: September 14th, 2015. |  


Trade Days returning to fairgrounds

Trade Days returning to fairgrounds

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comLUCASVILLE — The Lucasville Trade Days events have become increasingly popular since their ince...

September 14th, 2015 |  



Pike Co. officials at a loss as to what to do about ACP shutdown

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comLeaders in Piketon are at a loss as to what to do next, now that the Department of Energy (DOE) has announced an ...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Archaeological survey commissioned

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Scioto County Commissioners have approved $8,700 to be spent on a Phase I Archaeological Survey, examining th...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Opperman wins preservation award

Opperman wins preservation award

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comScioto County Engineer Craig Opperman was recently awarded a preservation award for this efforts in the restorati...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Scioto Soil and Water hosting events

Scioto Soil and Water hosting events

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comThe Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District is planning on two upcoming workshops for the local wildlife ent...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Dollar General Literacy Foundation grants Portsmouth Elementary School’s Project MORE $4,000

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comWhen one considers the role of big business in our small community, the presence of Dollar General is often over...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Nurse Practitioners taking prominent role

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comIf there’s one thing for certain in modern health care, it’s change. Part of that change has brought ...

September 13th, 2015 |  


SOMC to phase out education program

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comIn the coming years, Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) will phase out its Graduate Medical Education Program, d...

September 13th, 2015 |