When many people hear child poverty in America , the first stereotype is an inner-city child and discussions about solutions to poverty often focus on concentrated poverty in urban areas. But in a nation where over 16 million children, more than one in five, are poor, the plain truth is that child poverty is pervasive and affects children everywhere although we know it affects urban, suburban, and rural children in some ways differently.


A Vinton County judge has sentenced a woman to 13 years in prison for sexually abusing a young boy.


On August 10, 2014, Deputies with the Vinton County Sheriff's Office Special Operations Team, executed a search warrant at 27674 SR 328, New Plymouth Ohio for a possible meth lab.