Community Common- RSS Feed Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:09:31 EST 1800 Women’s Center holds annual Welcome Back to Campus Party Director Ann Linden (left) and staff-members of the SSU Women's Center greet returners and introduce themselves to new students with the annual Welcome Back to Campus Party at the Administration Annex lawn on Wednesday, Sept. 3, from 4-6 p.m. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:09:16 EST Ovid Young Memorial Concert How does a community best honor a departed musician and composer who enjoyed a career spanning 50-plus years and over 7,000 performances? Saturday, September 27, 2014, at 7 p.m., Olivet Nazarene University will host a memorial concert honoring the... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:07:11 EST County salt prices nearly double By Wayne Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:36:10 EST Ohio Schools Report Invoice Scam (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned that schools throughout Ohio are reporting phony invoices sent to their schools. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:56:10 EST Ohio’s Horizontal Shale Wells Reach New Marks in Second Quarter During the second quarter of 2014, Ohio's horizontal shale wells produced 2,467,283 barrels of oil and 88,673,741 Mcf (88 billion cubic feet) of natural gas, according to figures released today by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:26:04 EST Patterson graduated from basic training U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brice H. Patterson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:42:09 EST (No heading) In preparation for a fall fundraiser, ladies of the Scioto Valley Volunteers Chapter, USD 1812, met to distribute flyers, tickets and prize basket items. Left to right are: Marilyn Schomburg, Monica Karasek, Sharon Karasek, Gail Swick, Anna Meyers and... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:00:07 EST Resthaven Offering Nurse Aide Classes Resthaven Rehab and Skilled Health Care is proud to announce that they will be providing State Tested Nursing Assistants' Classes starting in October. State Tested Nursing Assistants are always in high demand due to the increasing elderly... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:37:22 EST PUCO issues winter heating season reconnection for 2014–2015 The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) ordered Ohio electric and natural gas utilities to reconnect or maintain service for customers who have been disconnected or are facing disconnection. Last winter heating season, more than 274,000 Ohio... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:26:12 EST Court approves USEC plan By Wayne Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:33:14 EST AAA: Gas Prices Expected to Fall in September AAA says gasoline prices should fall in September through the end of the year as people drive less and because refineries can produce a less expensive winter-blend gasoline. AAA expects gas prices nationally could decline another 10-20 cents per... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:08:14 EST Grandparent Scams Continue to Target Ohioans In recognition of Grandparents Day this Sunday, Sept. 7, Attorney General Mike DeWine is reminding Ohioans to watch out for the grandparent scam, a costly telephone ploy in which con artists pose as grandchildren in need. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:03:11 EST South Central Ohio Gas Prices Dip South Central Ohio gas prices dipped about three cents a gallon to $3.48, according to AAA East Central's Fuel Gauge Report. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:20:09 EST SSU Concludes Recruitment Season with “Greek Week” SSU's fraternity/sorority recruitment season drew to a close during the week of Sept. 1-5th with a final series of meet-and-greets orchestrated by the university's four Greek organizations: Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE), Phi Mu Delta (PMD),... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:56:11 EST First responders honored By Wayne Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:46:06 EST Bill Johnson Invites Students to Apply for Nomination to U.S. Service Academies MARIETTA – Representative Bill Johnson is proud to announce that his office is currently accepting applications from young men and women interested in seeking a nomination for 2015 admission to a United States service academy. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:45:07 EST PUCO reminds Ohioans of 740/220 area code overlay COLUMBUS, OHIO (Sept. 8, 2014) – The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) reminds residential and business customers in the existing 740 area code to be prepared for the introduction of the new 220 area code. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:25:16 EST Appling wins award Taylor Appling, son of Amy Rammel and Bobby Howard of Sciotoville, Taylor has been named the Class of 2015 Honda-OSU Math Medal award recipient for East High School. These awards are presented by the Honda-Ohio State Partnership Program, which... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:25:15 EST Time to Adopt-A-Highway and ‘fall sweep’ roadsides, help preserve the scenic beauty of the Commonwealth Volunteers will be out in force to “fall sweep” state highways in northeast Kentucky next week, Sept. 15-21, as part of the Transportation Cabinet's Adopt-a-Highway Fall Sweep Week. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:25:13 EST Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards Grants to Local Literacy Program This week, The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded Portsmouth High School in Portsmouth a youth literacy grant in the amount of $2722.46 to support their e Books for Grads Program. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:24:12 EST