Community Common- RSS Feed http://communitycommon.com/ http://communitycommon.com/ Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:10:24 EST 1800 Washington-Nile Board of Education http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150521084/Washington-Nile-Board-of-Education The Washington-Nile Local Board of Education met in regular session on October 22, 2014 at Portsmouth West Elementary School. Mr. Bill Platzer, elementary school principal gave the prayer and led Pledge of Allegiance. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:11:04 EST Area Agency on Aging Recruiting Volunteers http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150522449/Area-Agency-on-Aging-Recruiting-Volunteers Looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others? If so, the Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc. (AAA7) has an opportunity for you or someone you know who may be interested in helping provide a voice for residents in... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:31:08 EST SOMC named a top employer http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150520657/SOMC-named-a-top-employer By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comSouthern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) for the fifth consecutive year has made the list as one of the best places to work according to Modern Healthcare Magazine. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:48:08 EST St. Peter’s Over 55 Club http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150472288/St.-Peters-Over-55-Club St. Peter's Over 55 Club, of Wheelersburg met Monday, Oct. 13 with a covered dish dinner being served. John Pendland, President opened the meeting with a blessing being offered before the meal. John opened the business meeting with the pledge to... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:37:05 EST Skaggs 50th Anniversary http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150521020/Skaggs-50th-Anniversary Judy and Butch Skaggs were married Dec. 7, 1964. They were married in her family home by her father, the late reverend Ezra Howard. The best man was her late brother Eddie Howard and her sister Nancy Howard was the maid of honor. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:09:07 EST New Boston Board of Education http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150461387/New-Boston-Board-of-Education The New Boston Board of Education met is regular sessopn on Oct. 23, 2014 and took action on the following tiems,1. Approved bills paid, investment report, financial report and bank reconciliation for September 2014. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:59:10 EST Planting Trees Professionally http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150522109/Planting-Trees-Professionally Steve Boehme Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:07:04 EST Breast Cancer awareness penny march http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150461298/Breast-Cancer-awareness-penny-march Valley Elementary School students (preschool through grades four) participated in a Penny March to raise money for the Laura Saunders Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Laura Saunders Memorial Scholarship Fund was created to celebrate the contribution... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:49:05 EST Scioto County Right to Life Chapter Meeting November 20 http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150522801/Scioto-County-Right-to-Life-Chapter-Meeting-November-20 The Scioto County Right to Life will conduct its next chapter meeting on Thursday, November 20, at 6:30 p.m. at 5581 State Route 139 in Rubyville — just across the street from Craft's Custom Kitchens. All supporters of life are welcome to... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:56:06 EST Piketon Plant Retirees to Meet November 20 at Gatti’s Pizza http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150521858/Piketon-Plant-Retirees-to-Meet-November-20-at-Gattis-Pizza Retirees of the Piketon Plant, both hourly and salary, are invited to meet for their monthly luncheon on Thursday, November 20, at 11 a.m. at Gatti's Pizza, located at 1658 11th Street in Portsmouth. Spouses are also encouraged to... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:51:04 EST Election may have effect on D&D work http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150520592/Election-may-have-effect-on-DD-work By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:46:13 EST The Thanks of a greatful nation http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/150521966/The-Thanks-of-a-greatful-nation Tim Throckmorton Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:26:16 EST Caregiver Month Observed in November http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150520882/Caregiver-Month-Observed-in-November Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:25:10 EST Martin 50th Anniversary http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150520976/Martin-50th-Anniversary Larry and Linda Martin of West Portsmouth celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 21, 2014. They were married Nov. 21, 1964 at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in McDermott, Ohio by the late Reverend Harry Bayars. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:29:14 EST 60th Wedding Anniversary, Double Wedding http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150522635/60th-Wedding-Anniversary-Double-Wedding Dan and Dottie Gilbert and Ed and Donna Gilbert celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary. Their double wedding ceremony was held Nov. 13, 1954 at Long Run Free Will Baptist Church in Clarktown with the late Re. Emil Sturgill officiating. Dan and Ed... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:25:08 EST Salvation Army sets kettle campaign kickoff http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150520693/Salvation-Army-sets-kettle-campaign-kickoff By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Salvation Army Portsmouth Corps is set to kickoff its kettle campaign with two events. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:35:06 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150521530/Scioto-County-roadwork-scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of November 17th, 2014 through November 20th, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:34:08 EST Upcoming activities at the Portsmouth Public Library http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150522563/Upcoming-activities-at-the-Portsmouth-Public-Library Kids' Events AnnouncedThanksgiving CraftsSeveral Portsmouth Public Library locations are offering Thanksgiving Crafts and activities for children. Check the schedule below for your local location. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:33:08 EST Jaycees Christmas Parade set http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150520743/Jaycees-Christmas-Parade-set By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Portsmouth Area Jaycees are making preparations for the 76th annual Jaycees Christmas Parade set for Thursday, November 20. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:32:16 EST Sign Up Now for Ohio’s Free Hunter Education Course http://communitycommon.com/news/sports/150521340/Sign-Up-Now-for-Ohios-Free-Hunter-Education-Course Space is available for potential hunters who want to take Ohio's hunter education course before many of the state's popular seasons begin, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Ohio's... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:32:14 EST