Portsmouth man arrested for drugs/weapon

Portsmouth man arrested for drugs/weapon

A Portsmouth, Ohio man has been arrested on drug and firearm related offenses, according Portsmouth Police Chief Robert K. Ware and Scioto County Sher...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Conservation group moves quickly, gains rights to buy, preserve Tremper Mounds

Conservation group moves quickly, gains rights to buy, preserve Tremper Mounds

Action taken late last month by the Scioto County Board of Commissioners already may have borne a bit of fruit for the grassroots organization known a...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Critics blast DOE during forum on operations at Portsmouth A-plant

Critics blast DOE during forum on operations at Portsmouth A-plant

One of the organizers of the event, a former plant worker and self-proclaimed whistle-blower, local resident Vinna Colley talked about employees at th...

March 21st, 2019 |  



Town Hall meeting scheduled

Denver, Colo. – Cold War Patriots (CWP), a community resource organization that is the nation’s strongest and most sustained voice advocat...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Commissioners approve County Engineer legislation

The Scioto County Commissioners met for its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday to tend to routine business matters for the county, as well as dis...

March 21st, 2019 |  


New Boston hires new police officer

New Boston hires new police officer

The New Boston Fire and Police departments work well together, as Captain Robert Deerfield of the Police Department caught the person who allegedly se...

March 21st, 2019 updated: March 21st, 2019. |  


Forty-nine defense motions lead to continuance in Wagner pretrial

Forty-nine defense motions lead to continuance in Wagner pretrial

The second pretrial of Angela Wagner, one of four members of the Wagner clan charged directly with causing the deaths of eight persons, including seve...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Mainstreet Portsmouth touts success

Main street Portsmouth recently had its annual dinner where it welcomed nearly 250 guests to celebrate a year of successes and hear plans for continue...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Ware expresses support for Dewine’s recommendations on drug abuse, mental health

Ware expresses support for Dewine’s recommendations on drug abuse, mental health

One of two persons representing south-central Ohio and Gov. Mike DeWine’s RecoveryOhio Council, Portsmouth Police Chief Robert Ware first said h...

March 20th, 2019 |  


PHS grad talks about experience at West Point

PHS grad talks about experience at West Point

For West Point Military Academy Sophomore Cadet Luke Purdy, his education and career choice was an easy one.Purdy, a 2017 graduate of Portsmouth High ...

March 20th, 2019 |