Q&A: Your most common unemployment questions

Q&A: Your most common unemployment questions

PORTSMOUTH— The novel coronavirus has put so many Ohioans out of work that the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services has received more than...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


First COVID-19 case in Greenup County

First COVID-19 case in Greenup County

Greenup County officials have confirmed their first case of COVID-19.The department said it received the official notification from Chris Crum, Direct...

April 1st, 2020 updated: April 1st, 2020. |  


Absentee ballot deadline extended to April 28

Absentee ballot deadline extended to April 28

PORTSMOUTH -The Scioto County Commissioners gave an update in regards to voting procedures during their meeting on Tuesday. “Our understanding i...

March 31st, 2020 |  



BCI requests public tips in Portsmouth case

BCI requests public tips in Portsmouth case

PORTSMOUTH — On March 25, the Ohio Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) assisted local authorities in executing a sea...

March 27th, 2020 updated: March 27th, 2020. |  


Ohio governor issues stay at home order

COLUMBUS — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine just announced that an official stay at home order has been signed by the health department.It goes into effect...

March 22nd, 2020 |  


Drug trafficking organization dismantled by local drug task force

Drug trafficking organization dismantled by local drug task force

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini and Interim Portsmouth Police Chief Debby Brewer announced that the Southern Ohio Drug Task Force, which consist...

March 19th, 2020 |  


Walmart alters hours again

Walmart alters hours again

Walmart has once again changed its hours amid the COVID-19 outbreak.On Wednesday officials announced they will be adjusting store hours for the second...

March 19th, 2020 |  


DeWine: We took these actions to save lives

DeWine: We took these actions to save lives

CEDARVILLE — As he walked into the kitchen of his cozy Cedarville home, Gov. Mike DeWine didn’t seem like a man working 24-7 trying to lea...

March 17th, 2020 |  


Ohio schools to close Monday due to COVID-19

Ohio schools to close Monday due to COVID-19

COLUMBUS - On Thursday, Governor Mike DeWine announced that all Ohio K-12 schools will close for an “extended spring break” on Monday, Mar...

March 12th, 2020 updated: March 12th, 2020. |  


SSU cancels in-person classes

SSU cancels in-person classes

Shawnee State University has canceled all in-person classes, March 16-20. After those dates, classes will resume online only until April 12.In a relea...

March 11th, 2020 |