Area News

Body Found

On Oct. 11, 2018 at approximately 1717 hours, Officers with the Portsmouth Police Department were called to a vacant lot just west of 2809 Gallia Street in reference to a body being discovered in a wooded area.  Upon officers’ arrival, they discovered human remains in the wooded area.  Investigators with the Portsmouth Police Department and…

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Marie Hoover seeks re-election

Judge Marie Hoover puts in the time-the Presiding Judge of the four panel 4thDistrict Court of Appeals presides over a 14 county area that stretches from southwestern Ohio, all the way to the eastern part of the state-an enormous district with a wide-ranging cross-section of cases to hear. She makes the time, because this is…

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Tieman continues to take on crime in Scioto County

Wants to focus on justice for crime victims with re-election bid     By Bill Shope Scioto Voice Writer   Current Scioto County Prosecutor Shane Tieman is adamant regarding the outcome of the November 2018 election for his current job-“It’s all about Day One. Whoever ends up sitting in this chair, they will have to…

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Puckett brings honesty, transparency, and leadership to the table

Puckett brings honesty, transparency, and leadership to the table By Derrick C. Parker Scioto Voice Writer   Trampas Puckett is running for Scioto County Commissioner against incumbent Bryan Davis this November. Puckett is running on a set of simple principles: honesty and transparency in government, strong leadership, and a progressive vision for the future. “I…

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Baldridge stands beside his experience

Baldridge stands beside his experience By Derrick C. Parker Scioto Voice Writer   Republican Brian Baldridge is running for the State Representative seat in the 90thDistrict. Baldridge has a plethora of local government experience and has served as a Fire Chief, Township Trustee, and County Commissioner for Adams County. “We’ve been involved in local government…

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Daehler is willing to bring change to the prosecutor’s office

Daehler is willing to bring change to the prosecutor’s office By Derrick C. Parker Scioto Voice Writer     Less than a year ago, Rachel Daehler was living in Charleston, South Carolina. There, she worked as the only in-house counsel in North America for the 2ndlargest manufacturer of industrial equipment in the world (KION). She…

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Village of New Boston has a contract

    Scioto County Prosecutor Shane A. Tieman, announce that a contract between the Village of New Boston and Scioto County Sheriff has been approved.   Mr. Tieman arranged for all parties to meet at the Scioto County Prosecutor’s Office on Monday, September 24, 2018 to discuss the recent issues involving the Village of New…

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New Boston Vehicle Crash

Today, September 24th at 14:20hrs, NBPD responded to a serious single vehicle crash within the 3900 block of Rhodes Ave (U.S.52 East). On arrival to the scene, NBPD Officers found that a silver 2002 Chevrolet Van had lost control and slammed into a wood utility pole. Witnesses to the crash, advised NBPD Officers that the…

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