A man was arrested early Wednesday morning in Pike County after police say he grabbed his sister by the throat during a fight over a jar of peanut butter.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, in conjunction with the Pike County Sheriff's Department and the Waverly Police Department, announced this morning that the checkpoint will be held from 6 to 10 pm.

The Chillicothe Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a three vehicle injury crash that occurred on SR 220 Thursday evening.

The southern Ohio community is on the verge of a catastrophic loss of good-paying jobs that will be nearly impossible to replace .

A Waverly woman died in a single-vehicle crash on River Road in Pike County, Wednesday night.

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In her new position, Milam will provide legal education and information on agricultural issues to Ohio Farm Bureau members, monitor legal cases important to agriculture and review proposed legislation at the state and federal levels.

Local officials are hosting a public meeting to discuss warnings about 675 potential layoffs for workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio.