Scioto County Newswire (Page 3)

Scioto County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Scioto County, OH. (Page 3)

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  1. Thyme to trim the Christmas TreeRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | People's Defender

    Bringing seasoning to the Season! It's an idea that has become the unique calling card of the Adams County Herb Guild whose members have added their Herbal Christmas Tree to the copious holiday trimmings that deck the halls of Shawnee Park Lodge in Scioto County. "Ours is the only tree in the lodge that features herbs," says Guild President, Pam Westfall.


  2. Drought conditions return to portions of Guernsey County and surrounding areasRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 |

    ... along the Ohio River from the southeastern corner of Brown County east to the extreme southwestern corner of Scioto County. This constitutes .27 percent of the state's area. The report was prepared prior to the rainfall of Wednesday evening and ...


  3. Scioto County man accused of killing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A vigilant school-bus driver saw someone lying in a backyard Monday and alerted supervisors and authorities, and that led to a homicide investigation in Scioto County and a man charged in the death of his mother. Chad J. Phillips, 38, of West Portsmouth was arraigned on a murder charge in Portsmouth Municipal Court Tuesday morning for killing of his mother, 64-year-old Loretta Halcomb.


  4. Mom, boyfriend charged in 6-year-old's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A mother and her boyfriend have been charged with murder in connection with the death of the woman's 6-year-old son after, police say, she led police to the child's remains in Scioto County Sunday night. Portsmouth police haven't said how or when Tyler Joseph Caudill died or described any details about the nature of the discovery, which was made in the 1500 block of Mabert Road in Portsmouth.


  5. In midst of Rhoden homicide investigation, Pike County sheriff easily wins re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... supporters defend him. Slusher, a 65-year-old retired Air Force master sergeant who previously worked for the Scioto County sheriff's office, had said he would restore integrity to the Pike County sheriff's office, which has seen its share of ...


  6. Mental Health levy on tomorrow's ballotRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | People's Defender

    Election Day Adams County voters will be asked to pass a county-wide levy benefitting the Adams, Lawrence, Scioto County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services . Funds generated by the levy will provide mental health and addiction treatment, crisis services, education and suicide prevention and awareness services through a network of local, community-based agencies.


  7. 4-H Maker Festival Held at Shawnee State UniversityRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... stations. 4-H Tech Wizards Madison Bayless, Winchester, engineers a harvester to be powered by Hex Bugs at the Scioto County Ag Bot Challenge Maker station. Each of the 4-H Tech Wizards groups provided and staffed a Maker station. The Lawrence ...


  8. Donna L CaldwellRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... County; Trustee for Southern Ohio Health Services Network and the Mental Health Board of Adams, Lawrence and Scioto County; A member, Elder, Deacon and part of the Bell Choir at the First Presbyterian Church in West Union; as well as many other ...


  9. Smith takes on district's treasurer jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    ... district in 2013, Smith was treasurer and assistant treasurer of the Portsmouth City School District in Scioto County. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration with a major in finance from Ohio University. He serves as vice president ...


  10. Report: Scioto County leads Ohio in drug-addicted birthsRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Madison Press

    A recent report from the Children's Defense Fund has found that Scioto County in south-central Ohio has the highest birth rate of drug-addicted babies in the state. The study says that for every 1,000 live births in Scioto County, 76 are born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, a condition caused by mothers who use drugs while pregnant.