Three charged in McDermott shooting

Three charged in McDermott shooting

MCDERMOTT — Scioto County Sheriff David Thoroughman stated on October 7, 2021, at 3:56 p.m., his 9-1-1 Communications Center received a call of ...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Troopers seize loaded handguns and $15,400 worth of drugs

Troopers seize loaded handguns and $15,400 worth of drugs

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed felony drug charges against an Ohio man after a traffic stop in Scioto County.During the tra...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram suffer worldwide outage

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram suffer worldwide outage

Facebook and its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms were down across wide swathes of the world Monday. Facebook’s internal systems used by employe...

October 4th, 2021 updated: October 4th, 2021. |  



PPD investigating homicide, victim identified

PPD investigating homicide, victim identified

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.On Oct. 1, 2021, at appro...

October 4th, 2021 updated: October 4th, 2021. |  


Lawyers: Man killed no one, so nix death penalty possibility

Lawyers: Man killed no one, so nix death penalty possibility

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys for an Ohio man charged in eight slayings want the aggravated murder charges and the possibility of a death penal...

September 27th, 2021 |  


US booster shots start, even as millions remain unprotected

US booster shots start, even as millions remain unprotected

The U.S. launched a campaign to offer boosters of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to millions of Americans on Friday even as federal health officials ...

September 26th, 2021 |  


CDC leader adds people with risky jobs to COVID booster list

CDC leader adds people with risky jobs to COVID booster list

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a m...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11

Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon — a key...

September 20th, 2021 |  


The Story of Us returns to Greenlawn Cemetery

The Story of Us returns to Greenlawn Cemetery

PORTSMOUTH — Following a disappointing year of no show due to the Coronavirus last year, the Story of Us is back on this year at Greenlawn Cemet...

September 20th, 2021 |  


Woman is 2nd to admit role in death of 8 members of a family

Woman is 2nd to admit role in death of 8 members of a family

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman pleaded guilty Friday to helping plan the killings of eight members of a family, becoming the second member ...

September 10th, 2021 |