Report: Obama administration secretly authorized Iranian access to U.S. financial system

Report: Obama administration secretly authorized Iranian access to U.S. financial system

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), chairman of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations (PSI), Wednesday unveiled a majorit...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Commissioners allocate $1.2 million

Commissioners allocate $1.2 million

Scioto County Commissioners on Thursday passed resolutions authorizing more than $1.2 million for highway improvement, and approved Community Developm...

June 8th, 2018 |  


Yarn bombing slated

Yarn bombing slated

Installation of the Southern Ohio Museum’s first-ever yarn-bombing event is 1-4 p.m. Monday (Wednesday rain date) on the Roy Rogers Esplanade in...

June 7th, 2018 |  



Grand jury hands down indictments

Grand jury hands down indictments

The Scioto County grand jury has returned 22 public indictments following its June 1 meeting, according to County Prosecutor Mark E. Kuhn.An indictmen...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Wheelersburg clinic gives back to community

Wheelersburg clinic gives back to community

This story starts with a row of empty chairs as well as — it’s probably more than safe to say — some personal beliefs.In what he say...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Ready for summer

Ready for summer

Fifty-four students were awarded scholarships recently during the annual Summer Scholarships Awards reception for area gifted students at the Southern...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Portsmouth man receives 15-year prison sentence

Portsmouth man receives 15-year prison sentence

A Portsmouth man involved in a 2017 home invasion and accused of burglary and robbery has pleaded guilty and is now serving a 15-year sentence in pris...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Manufacturing camps set for Ohio students

Manufacturing camps set for Ohio students

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) hosted a news conference call Wednesday to encourage Ohio students to participate in summer ma...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Signed bill improves veterans’ care

Signed bill improves veterans’ care

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump signed into law Wednesday the VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Net...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Bill to strengthen national security efforts

Bill to strengthen national security efforts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the Senate prepares to take up the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) over the next two weeks, U.S. Senator Sherrod...

June 7th, 2018 |