Saturday Sep 13
ODOT employees held at gunpoint
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.
Boy, 13, commits suicide 'after he was bullied for years for being small'
Just the day earlier, he had become upset when bullies at school told him to 'go kill yourself', his best friend said A 13-year-old boy has committed suicide after enduring years of bullying for being small, his devastated family and friends have revealed.
Bully target bares his soul
I never thought I would ever get up the nerve to write this column, but after what may have happened in Minford this week and after again listening to the voice of my friend Brenda Strickland, laced with tears, I suddenly realized that while there are some parts of one's life that he or she would rather not recall, sometimes there is the greater ... (more)
Police release photo of auto theft ...
The Portsmouth Police Department has released a photo taken from a surveillance camera of a man they say may have stolen a car as it was parked in front of a business around noon on Wednesday.
Scioto County Man Reported Missing
Minford , Ohio Police are searching for a missing man who has Down syndrome out of Scioto County.