Homeless Shelter receives gifts for 300 children

Homeless Shelter receives gifts for 300 children

On Friday morning, for the first time in this mild season, we had snow. No, it wasn’t an accumulation of four inches, worthy of building Frosty ...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Man’s body found in wooded area

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies say a man’s body has been found in a wooded area of southern Ohio.Ross County deputies s...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Bird exhibition ban lifted

On Thursday, the Ohio Department of Agriculture lifted the bird exhibition ban that’s been in place since early June, over fears of the avian fl...

December 18th, 2015 |  



Minford delay due to vandalism

Students had a few extra hours to themselves Friday morning, when Minford Local School District went on a two-hour delay, after reports of vandalism t...

December 18th, 2015 |  


New Boston finds bullet on grounds

New Boston finds bullet on grounds

Parents with children enrolled in New Boston Schools have been a little uneasy this week, with rumors of bullets being found on school property.Melind...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Pratt to lead MSP

Pratt to lead MSP

On Thursday, the Main Street Portsmouth (MSP) Board of Directors, officially hired Joseph Pratt to be their next executive director.Pratt joins the or...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Troopers find Oxymorphone worth $30,000 in Scioto County

Troopers find Oxymorphone worth $30,000 in Scioto County

Troopers stopped a 2015 Dodge Dart, with Ohio registration, for a speed violation on U.S. 23 southbound, near milepost 5 in Scioto County at 7:34 p.m....

December 18th, 2015 |  


Dialysis patients welcome the holidays

Dialysis patients welcome the holidays

Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comA group of dedicated volunteers have made Christmas special for the patients of Dialysis Clinic Incorporated, with ...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Candidates file for races

The filling deadline for the March 15, 2016 primary election was Wednesday afternoon. A number of people filed petitions with the Scioto County Board ...

December 17th, 2015 |  


I-64 at Carter Co. remains closed after truck overturns

I-64 at Carter Co. remains closed after truck overturns

Westbound I-64 remains closed at the 178 mile marker in Carter County – about 12 miles west of the Kentucky-West Virginia state line.That’...

December 17th, 2015 |