Dogwood Chapel Church of Christ in Christian union, 1033 Charlevoix Ave. in Wheelersburg recently collected items for the Cradle Pregnancy Care Center of Portsmouth. Accepting the items is Cradle Director Jill Mullins and presenting the items is Ginger Frazier, first elder of the church.
The Pike County Senior Center will be holding their annual Bluegrass Country Music and Gospel fundraiser on April 12, 2014 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. There will be a variety of food for sale. For more information call the Pike County Senior Center at 740-947-5555.
The Pike County Senior Center holds a Wednesday night bingo game that is open to the public. Special for the month of March; one regular game each Wednesday will be selected for a double payout. The double payout game will be announced at the beginning of regular bingo. The early bird game starts at 6:30 p.m. and regular bingo starts at 7 p.m. The doors and the concession stand for Bingo open at 4:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Pike County Senior Center. The Pike County Senior Center i...
Miami University students who ranked in the top 20 percent of undergraduate students within each division for first semester 2013-2014 have been named to the dean’s list recognizing academic performance.Weston Craig of Portsmouth (45662)Stephanie Chaffin of Wheelersburg (45694)The most recent complete dean’s lists are always available for downloading at commencement, dean’s and president’s lists. Choose Ohio or out-of-state. From there,...
On Mon., Feb. 24, the Ohio University Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs will release the findings of its much anticipated Ohio Shale Development Community Impact Survey. The accelerated pace of unconventional oil and gas (shale) development in eastern Ohio has opened up many opportunities and created many questions about the future of the region.
By Tonie GarciaSocial Security District Manager in Portsmouth, OHIf you have a spouse who does not earn an income or who earns less than you do, your spouse (including a same-sex spouse) may be entitled to Social Security spouses’ benefits based on your record.Social Security can be an important financial asset for married couples when the time comes to apply for retirement benefits. In many cases, one spouse may have earned significantly more than the o...
The New Boston Homemakers met on 2-3-14 at the New Boston Community Center will nine members present. This years there are 56 homemakers members in Scioto county.Bibs for the nursing homes are personal items for the Sojourner House will be collected and turned in on achievement day in April. The club made 30 valentie hearts for the Fountianhead Nursing Home in Franklin Furnace in February and sent 114 Saint Particks Day Favors at Best Care Nursing Home for March.The club...
The Portsmouth Area Arts Council and Children’s Theatre will present “Seussical The Musical” for area schools and the public on Shawnee State University’s Vern Riffe Theatre for the Arts Eloise Covert Smith Theatre. Show times are March 14 and 15 at 7:30 pm and March 16 at 2:30 pm.This marks the first time the Senior and Junior Children’s Theatre companies will combine for a production and the combined cast features over 70 local and regional students....
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