No quick fixes, but a practical plan can brighten city’s future noted prof says

No quick fixes, but a practical plan can brighten city’s future noted prof says

If you are waiting on someone to produce some quick fix to any perceived problems in Portsmouth, some easy scheme to bring the city “back,”...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Inmate housing stirs controversy.

Inmate housing stirs controversy.

A controversy arose from a 90 Day Written Notice received from the Scioto County Sheriff and the Scioto County Commissioners concerning New Boston pri...

September 19th, 2018 |  


Lucasville man arrested for alleged rape of girl, 15

Lucasville man arrested for alleged rape of girl, 15

A Lucasville man, 18, was arrested Tuesday in connection with the alleged rape of a 15-year-old female victim in May.Griffin Diaz of Piketon Road, Luc...

September 19th, 2018 |  



Dayton man arrested in Portsmouth for alleged heroin trafficking

Dayton man arrested in Portsmouth for alleged heroin trafficking

The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office and the Portsmouth Police Department joined forces Tuesday to arrest a Dayton man in Portsmouth for allegedly...

September 19th, 2018 |  


Skating rink, a Christmas tree and lots of decorations highlight Portsmouth Winterfest

Skating rink, a Christmas tree and lots of decorations highlight Portsmouth Winterfest

A temporary space-age skating rink, a huge Christmas tree, lots and lots of decorations including lighted arches over the street, new retail and 2,000...

September 19th, 2018 |  


Court allows reporters to inspect slain family’s autopsies

COLUMBUS (AP) — Reporters can view preliminary autopsy reports and photos in the still-unsolved slayings of eight Ohio family members in one of ...

September 19th, 2018 |  


Green Local Schools to be on the November ballot

Green Local Schools to be on the November ballot

The photograph of the first graduating class at Green Local High School is still hanging up in the school, but that was the class of 1972. It was also...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Two struck by vehicle in Sciotoville

An accident that occurred Monday evening on U.S 52 near Sciotoville sent two pedestrians to the hospital after they were struck by a vehicle. Informat...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Commissioners assist in paving projects

On Tuesday, the Scioto County Commissioners passed legislation to pave the way for county road maintenance.A resolution authorizing Scioto County Engi...

September 18th, 2018 |  


From prison to encouraging people across the country

From prison to encouraging people across the country

Being in prison, not one, but two times and having 60 detectives arrest him, most would think, that that man will never amount to anything.However, Vi...

September 17th, 2018 |