Community Common- RSS Feed Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:08:24 EST 1800 Clay Alumni Honors Past Officers—Dave Richard and Fred Reeder Posthumously The Clay Alumni honored the memory of David Ray Richard and Fred F. Reeder at their recent alumni banquet by presenting plaques to Nola Richard, wife of David and to Scheryl Reeder, wife of Fred. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:40:08 EST Attorney General Announces Pilot Program for Heroin Addiction Recovery Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine joined Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp, Lucas County Prosecutor Julia Bates, members of the Lucas County Board of Commissioners, Dr. John Laux of the University of Toledo, and other community officials to announce the... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:39:08 EST Lauren Reiser takes a bite of the Big Apple! A group of aspiring actors and models from Images Model & Talent Agency from Lexington, KY recently returned from New York City where they attended the International Modeling & Talent Association Convention (IMTA) at the New York Hilton Hotel. There... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:37:08 EST Blevings 60th Anniversary Billy Jack and Charlotte (Allen) Blevings will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary on Aug. 17. They are high school sweet hearts. The couple has been quoted as saying they give Jesus the credit for keeping them together. The couple has two... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:36:08 EST IRS Repeats Warning about Phone Scams The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration continue to hear from taxpayers who have received unsolicited calls from individuals demanding payment while fraudulently claiming to be from the IRS. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:35:10 EST Farm Credit Mid-America Names Abigail Fuhrmann Scholarship Winner Lucasville- Farm Credit Mid-America, a $20 billion financial services cooperative serving farmers, argibusinesses and rural residents in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, is committed to the future of agriculture. In 2014 along, Farm Credit will... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:29:15 EST Morehead State University Dean’s List Recipients MOREHEAD, KY — The Morehead State University Dean's List for the 2014 Spring Semester includes the following local students:Rachel Lauren Chaney of Catlettsburg, KYAdam Michael Davis of Emerson, KY Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:27:07 EST South Central Ohio Gas Prices Tick Up South Central Ohio gas prices rose five cents a gallon for the second straight week in August to $3.51, according to AAA East Central's Fuel Gauge Report. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:26:13 EST Chapter Members Recognized For Contribution The Scioto Valley Volunteers Chapter, U.S.D. 1812, recently awarded certificates of appreciation to membersJoan Phillips, Registrar, and Monica Karasek, Librarian/Webmaster, for their valuable contribution to the Chapter. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:26:09 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced a road closure on Friday August 15th..ROAD CLOSUREHigh Street – CR-476 in Harrison Township will be closed Friday, August 15th, from 7:00 A.M. until 1:00 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:48:05 EST Scioto County Right to Life Plans Next Chapter Meeting The Scioto County Right to Life will conduct its next chapter meeting on Thursday, August 21, at 6:30 p.m. at 5581 State Route 139 in Rubyville — across from Craft's Custom Kitchens. All supporters of life are welcome to... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:43:10 EST Piketon Plant Retirees to Meet August 21 at Gatti’s Pizza Retirees of the Piketon Plant, both hourly and salary, are invited to meet for their monthly luncheon on Thursday, August 21, at 11 a.m. at Gatti's Pizza, located at 1658 11th Street in Portsmouth. Spouses are also encouraged to... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:43:09 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced a road closure on Friday August 15th..ROAD CLOSUREHigh Street – CR-476 in Harrison Township will be closed Friday, August 15th, from 7:00 A.M. until 1:00 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:43:07 EST Births at Southern Ohio Medical Center June 12Brooke Dennis, daughterJuly 28Mr. and Mrs. Alan Stewart of Greenup (Ky.), sonAron Bradley and Raymond McClary of Portsmouth, sonJuly 29 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:42:10 EST (No heading) * Berean Baptist Church, 5526 Winchester Ave. Sciotoville. Revival with Dr. Tom Farrell August 17-20. Sunday, August 17 is “Friend Day”; Monday and Tuesday are “Area Church Day” and Wednesday Dr. Farrell will be preaching on... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:39:07 EST Portsmouth City Schools begin classes Aug. 19 New student registration is currently underway in all buildings in the Portsmouth City School District from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday. Parents should bring their child's birth certificate, immunization record, Social Security card,... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:38:05 EST Upcoming events at the Portsmouth Public Library Kids' Events AnnouncedBack to School EventThe Wheelersburg library location will be hosting a Back to School event for children August 19 at 6pm. If you would like additional information, please call 574-6116. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:37:10 EST Kasich Proposes “Another Billion Back” For Workers’ Comp Customers COLUMBUS – Governor John R. Kasich today joined Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Steve Buehrer to announce a $1 billion rebate to Ohio's private and public sector workers' compensation customers, as... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:35:12 EST Area Students Graduate from Capital University in 2013-2014 Capital University conferred degrees on nearly 730 graduates during the 2013-2014 year, culminating with the University's 164th Commencement Ceremony in May 2014. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:25:07 EST Hill View Retirement Center scholarship awarded Hill View Retirement Center Resident Scholarships for 2014 have been awarded to Jamie Hagen Rockwell and Lyndsey Joy Wells, employees of the retirement facility. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:22:08 EST