Sheil, 37, is one of four candidates running in the Democratic primary for the opportunity to run against incumbent Brad Wenstrup, a Republican, in the fall.


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


People living near a weekend forest fire in Pike County who were evacuated are safe to go home.


* Top Waverly Pitchers Eric Rinehart 2 IP, 0 hits, 5 strikeouts; Drew Harris 3 IP, 0 hits, 5 strikeouts.


An 11-year-old girl was killed and two other children were injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday night on Coal Dock Road and Ohio 32. Reagan Bloss, of Beaver, was pronounced dead at Adena Pike Medical Center after the crash, which occurred at about 8:17 p.m. Weston Bloss, 8, and Emily Little, 12, both of Beaver, were taken by helicopter to ... (more)


Authorities have launched an investigation into the Tuesday evening shooting death of a Waverly man who had been acquitted on murder charges two years ago.


A man who molested a minor he enticed over the Internet has been sentenced in Pike County Court to up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated indecent assault, District Attorney Ray Tonkin said.


No serious injuries reported after a a truck crashed into Lake White in Pike County over the weekend.


In an unusual case, three Franklin County appellate judges sat in judgment on a colleague and agreed with a jury's assessment that she was a "fraud."


The Pike County Sheriff's Department, in conjunction with the Adams County Sheriff's Department, serve the warrant on a Stewart Hollow Road home in Peebles.


The event, running from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Multipurpose Building of the Pike County Fairgrounds will feature the auction, hot dogs, coffee, desserts, chips and drinks.


Life brings change many times for Alice Mavery, an Irish orphan found tied to a riverbank in rural Ohio when she was just a young girl.