The Voting Rights Act 50 years later

The Voting Rights Act 50 years later

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThere are some things we cannot afford to forget that should be etched in our memories for as long as we live. I ...

August 7th, 2015 |  


OVI checkpoint scheduled

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comThe Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) announced that an OVI sobriety checkpoint will be conducted from...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Man convicted for buying human remains

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comMark M. Beatty, 56, of Wellston, Ohio, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to violating the Native American Gra...

August 6th, 2015 |  



$2M from casino earnings for child support

By Portia WIlliamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comAccording to reports from ODJFS, over the last 11 months, Ohio has seized $2 million in unpaid child ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


3 indicted for pattern of corrupt activity

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThree people face charges of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity after drugs, guns and property were recove...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Pike County Fair underway

Pike County Fair underway

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe 106th Pike County Fair is happening now, with plenty of food, entertainment and fun left in the schedule.R...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Three indicted for kidnapping

Three indicted for kidnapping

By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.comThree people arrested in a recent home invasion in the city of Portsmouth have been indicted on kidnapping charge...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Jacobs and Thompson coming to Wurtland

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comGreenup County, Ky., will soon have 15 new jobs coming to the area. Judge Executive Bobby Carpenter s...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 7th, 2015. |  


Counseling Center requests lease renewal

By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Scioto County Commissioners accepted communication Thursday from The Counseling Center, seeking a lease renew...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Raceland Race Days, Aug. 13-15

Raceland Race Days, Aug. 13-15

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comRACELAND, Ky. — Raceland Days will soon be here again. The annual event will kick off Thursday,...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 7th, 2015. |