Faber to audit new gas tax

Faber to audit new gas tax

Ohio Auditor of State Keith Faber is starting an ODOT Performance Audit to look into the new gas tax in Ohio recently imposed by the Ohio State Legisl...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Portsmouth Little Theatre to host wine tasting

Portsmouth Little Theatre to host wine tasting

The Portsmouth Little Theatre will be welcoming guests into its home on August 24 for a wine tasting event to feature a preview of its upcoming show, ...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Plea deal sees manslaughter charges against local woman dropped

Plea deal sees manslaughter charges against local woman dropped

Initially charged with six counts, most notably including involuntary manslaughter, Portsmouth resident Brandy L. Reese, 28, has accepted a plea deal ...

August 13th, 2019 |  



DOE announces investigation into diffusion plant operations

DOE announces investigation into diffusion plant operations

In a letter sent Thursday to Fluor-BWXT (FBP) Program Manager Bobby Smith, the Office of Enforcement of the federal Department of Energy announced it ...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Three arrested Federal drug charges

Portsmouth-Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini and Portsmouth Police Chief Robert K. Ware have reported the arrest of three individuals from Portsmo...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Indicted on eight felony and eight misdemeanor counts ranging from theft in office to tampering with evidence, suspended Pike County Sheriff Charles R...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Professor suggests A-plant contaminants are in area’s drinking water

Professor suggests A-plant contaminants are in area’s drinking water

Is there radioactive neptunium in your drinking water? Is it present at a level which should ignite concern? Is any level of radioactive material in y...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Wagner charges dismissed

Wagner charges dismissed

A Pike County judge has dismissed all charges on a woman charged in connection with the 2016 Rhoden murders.Fredericka Wagner appeared in Pike County ...

June 26th, 2019 |  


Suspect sought in robbery

Suspect sought in robbery

New Boston Police are looking for this man who is suspected in a robbery at Walmart. Anyone with information is asked to contacr the police department...

June 21st, 2019 |  


Kids helping kids with LemonAiD

Kids helping kids with LemonAiD

A cold glass of lemonade on a hot summer day, what more could one want? The Salvation Army has a way for you to get that and at the same time for kids...

June 8th, 2019 |