McKenzie found guilty of felonious assaults and inducing panic

McKenzie found guilty of felonious assaults and inducing panic

PORTSMOUTH-A Scioto County Petit Jury convicted Willard D. McKenzie, 60, on two counts of felonious assault, felonies of the second degree and two cou...

September 18th, 2019 |  


Commissioners recommend CPS investigation

Commissioners recommend CPS investigation

The Scioto County Board of Commissioners met for its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday and had some discussion on events which transpired during ...

September 17th, 2019 updated: September 17th, 2019. |  


Two indicted for rape

Scioto County Prosecutor Shane A. Tieman announced the September term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on September 6 and returned eight public ind...

September 17th, 2019 |  



Four Local Veterans take Honor Flight

Four Local Veterans take Honor Flight

It is an honor for a service member to be chosen to get to take what is called, “The Honor Flight.” This flight is a one day adventure for...

September 16th, 2019 |  


Friends of Portsmouth HQ has new director

Friends of Portsmouth HQ has new director

The local chapter of the American Red Cross’ loss ultimately may be a huge gain for the city of Portsmouth.Formerly in charge of disaster relief...

September 16th, 2019 |  


St. Mary’s parish family reaches 150

St. Mary’s parish family reaches 150

“The people are wonderful, it’s a warm and friendly church.”“Everybody is like family here, that’s the way they treat yo...

September 15th, 2019 |  


Ohio releases state report cards for schools

The School State Report Cards have been released by the Ohio Department of Education. Both Bloom-Vernon and Wheelersburg received an overall grade of ...

September 15th, 2019 |  


Moving cars could cost nearly $400,000

Moving cars could cost nearly $400,000

While he responded to a request for further comment too late for an initial story on alleged problems with disposing of unwanted former sheriff’...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Neighborhood girls on a mission

Neighborhood girls on a mission

Who doesn’t like a fresh cold glass on a hot day? Three girls who are neighbors and friends are on a mission to do good for their community by w...

September 13th, 2019 |  


104 arrests in human trafficking sting

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, Columbus Division of Police Interim Chief Thomas Quinlan and Central Ohio Human Trafficking ...

September 13th, 2019 |