Road Closure

The following County Road will be closed by the Washington County Highway Department for the replacement of the Needham Bridge: Veto Lake Rd near the intersection of Oxbow Rd beginning Monday June 4, 2018 and will remain

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 31 MAY 18

On 26 May 18 a citation was issued to Lisa M. Joy, 1220 E. Branch Road, Lowell, OH, for disobeying a traffic control device.   (612) On 26 May 18 Deputy A. McConnell along with the

Special Weather Statement 05/30

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Special Weather Statement for our area. A line of strong thunderstorms will affect our area. At 6:13 PM the radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 30 MAY 18

On 25 May 18 Deputy A. McConnell and the Warren Volunteer Fire Department responded to Energizer Everready Battery, 2036 Blue Knob Road, Marietta, Ohio, to a skid loader on fire. On 26 May  18 Deputy

IRS Scam in Washington County

Residents are still receiving calls from scammers who claim to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). These scammers inform the caller they owe money immediately and must pay using iTunes gift cards, a wire

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 29 MAY 18

On 24 May 18 David Yoho, 1368 Cave Hill Road, Little Hocking, Ohio, reported a Stihl chainsaw, stolen.  (415) On 25 May 18 Nicole D. Hartleben, 208 Alden Avenue, Marietta, Ohio, was issued a citation

Memorial Day

Remember those who have sacrificed this Memorial Day. Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. John 15:13

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 25 MAY 18

On 23 May 18 Sgt. Holbert was dispatched to 710 King Avenue, Cutler, Ohio, to a breaking and entering.  Angela Dearth was in the process of moving from this residence and observed a padlock broken

Fire At Guernsey Scrap 05/24

There is currently a large scrap metal fire at Guernsey Scrap, 28087 SR 7 in Reno. There are multiple Sheriff’s Deputies and local fire departments on scene. This includes Reno, Beverly/Waterford, Fearing, Lowell/Adams, Little Hocking,

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 24 MAY 18

On 19 May 18 Deputy Schwendeman responded to a possible domestic violence incident.  After speaking with all parties it was determined to be unfounded. On 19 May 18 Deputy Jones observed a traffic violation and

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 23 MAY 18

On 18 May 18 Deputy McKee began an investigation regarding a counterfeit/play $20 bill.  No monetary loss, however this case remains under investigation. On 18 May 18 Deputy McKee began an investigation in regards to

FLOOD STATEMENT LITTLE MUSKINGUM RIVER

611 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018 ...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM EDT FOR NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY... At 609 AM EDT, the reporting gauge at Bloomfield on the Little Muskingum River

FLOOD WARNING DUCK CREEK

608 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018 The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a * Flood Warning for... Central Washington County in southeastern Ohio... * Until noon EDT * At 605

FLOOD WARNING

The National Weather Service in Charleston West Virginia has issued a * Flood Warning for... Northeastern Washington County in southeastern Ohio... * Until 930 AM EDT Wednesday * At 324 AM EDT, the reporting gauge

WCSO NEWS RELEASES FOR 22 MAY 18

On 14 May 18 Deputy H. Tornes responded to 139 Frederick Street, Marietta, Ohio,  to a complaint of Mimi Layman’s dog running loose on a regular basis.   Layman was advised to keep her dog restrained