Even after they were removed from a home where authorities say unspeakable things happened, the three young children simply could not understand that they were safe. A Scioto County Children Services sexual-abuse investigator said the kids - two girls age 9 and 11 and an 8-year-old boy - said their grandmother would kill them for talking.

A couple of Ohio Department of Transportation employees had a few anxious moments Friday when they reportedly found themselves confronted by a man with a gun. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a Minford man is in custody after an incident involving a gun and two ODOT employees.

Wheelersburg , Scioto County , Ohio A Scioto County man has been charged with the rape of a 12-year-old girl.

Several Scioto County offices are debating the best way to have the county's tax maps placed online.

Kendra Hobson, a former Scioto County employee who was indicted earlier this week on three charges, entered a not guilty plea Thursday and was released on bond.

Former Northwest Local Schools union official Jacqueline Murphy was sentenced last week to three years community control by Scioto County Common Pleas Judge Howard Harcha.

The Scioto County Board of Elections met this week to approve items to be on the ballot for the upcoming Nov. 4 General Election in Scioto County among other things.

Alexander P. Dillard, 40, of Dayton, has been arrested and charged with felonious assault for the stabbing of Leo Buggs, 34, of Columbus.

Five people were arrested by the Scioto County Sheriff's Office after an investigation into a theft in Franklin Furnace.

According to reports from Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini's office, a call was received by an elderly Franklin Furnace female on July 4, 2014, who stated that a safe in her residence containing medication had been broken into, and medication stolen from the safe.

Franklin Furnace , Kentucky Five people were arrested in connection to several stolen property cases around the Franklin Furnace area.