A Pike County couple has been arrested for trying to smuggle illegal drugs into the Scioto County Jail.


Girls, ages 15 and 11, had been in contact with 27-year-old suspect through Kik, Facebook and Snap Chat.


A Scioto County woman is facing theft charges after detectives said a fire department reported missing thousands of dollars from their fundraising account.


The 2014 construction season will include $1.5 billion for road resurfacing projects, see the repair or replacement of 30 bridges, and 84 interstate safety upgrades.


The Scioto County Sheriff's Office is involved in the search for a missing toddler in South Webster.


"It is our intent to put on an event there, which we will call Lucasville Trade Days, on April 19 and 20," said Jim Wirth, spokesman for Lucasville Trade Days.


A juvenile has been charged with felony murder in the shooting death of his father.


The Democratic Primary for US Representative is a crowded one. Ronny Richards hopes he is the one that emerges from that crowd to take on incumbent Republican Brad Wenstrup in the fall.


"It is our intent to put on an event there, which we will call Lucasville Trade Days, on April 19 and 20," said Jim Wirth, spokesman for Lucasville Trade Days.


A man has been sentenced for two robberies in Scioto County. Marlin R. Yates, II, 26, of Portsmouth pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated robbery in Scioto County Circuit Court on Tuesday.


For the second year in a row , Geauga County topped a national health ranking of Ohio counties and Cuyahoga County continued to struggle, remaining in the bottom third of the state's 88 counties in most of the areas measured.


Portsmouth Police have caught a registered sex offender the Scioto County Sheriff's Office says failed to register.


But their approach to providing information about the incidents was quite different.


Ohio says it is denying a condemned child killer's request to donate organs to family members, a bid that halted his execution last year.


An Ohio man is facing several charges after police said he led them on a chase and crashed into two police cruisers.


"The kid told us he had just been pushed to the point with the verbal abuse, and he had just had enough."


A Scioto County man who was awaiting sentencing on meth charges was arrested during a drug bust.


The Scioto County Sheriff's Office is searching for a sex offender who failed to register with the department and is now facing additional charges.