Pre-trial held behind closed doors

The first pretrial hearing for a Lucasville man, William Michael Basham, charged with 15 counts of sexual abuse up to and including rape and all invol...

August 30th, 2019 |  


Operation GRACE receives two donations

Operation GRACE receives two donations

Operation GRACE, a non-profit organization which operates to alleviate the burden on children (often impacted by the ongoing opioid epidemic) by helpi...

August 30th, 2019 |  


Fans hoping to promote Spartan great into NFL Hall of Fame

Fans hoping to promote Spartan great into NFL Hall of Fame

Beginning his pro football career playing for the semi pro Ironton Tanks, while still teaching science at a local high school, in 1930 Nebraska born G...

August 29th, 2019 |  



Commissioners discuss detention center

Commissioners discuss detention center

Portsmouth-The Scioto County Board of Commissioners opened its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday by reading a letter from Scioto County Sheriff ...

August 29th, 2019 |  


2019 River Days’ Queen Contestants

2019 River Days’ Queen Contestants

The following are the last four of the 12 River Days candidates for Miss River Days.Alexis Katherine Graf, Miss Notre Dame My aunt, Katie Graf, was ki...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Wagner grandmother remains free, trial still set for October

Wagner grandmother remains free, trial still set for October

Arguably the most important thing stated Wednesday in what turned out to be easily the longest hearing so far in the ongoing trials related to the 201...

August 28th, 2019 |  


2019 River Days’ Queen Contestants

2019 River Days’ Queen Contestants

Laiken Skinner, Miss Clay When choosing my platform, I wanted to honor my grandfather, Wendell Skinner, who passed away in December 2017, for his mili...

August 28th, 2019 |  


Teen sentenced as adult after plea

Teen sentenced as adult after plea

A Wheelersburg teen has entered a guilty plea on charges stemming from last year.Scioto County Prosecutor, Shane Tieman reported that Nicholas Crace, ...

August 28th, 2019 updated: August 28th, 2019. |  


New sinkholes discovered on Coles Blvd.

The City of Portsmouth announced at noon on Wednesday that the 1100 Block of Coles Blvd. is limited to one lane due to the discovery of additional sin...

August 28th, 2019 |  


Competency hearing set for Jessica Groves

Competency hearing set for Jessica Groves

Portsmouth-A competency hearing has been set for one of the two suspects charged in the death of an infant earlier this year.Jessica Groves and her hu...

August 28th, 2019 |