Community Common- RSS Feed Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:44:48 EST 1800 Poinsettias Make a Dazzling Show Steve Boehme Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:11:02 EST Paul Toland Memorial Tournament raises $3,000 for SOMC Hospice$3000-for-SOMC-Hospice The recent Paul Toland Memorial Tournament, a bass tournament held in honor of Paul Tauland and organized by his wife Kim, raised $3,000 for the SOMC Hospice CARITAS Fund. Pictured here from left to right are Becky French of SOMC Social Services, Kim... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:40:07 EST Railroad files for exemption By Wayne Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:45:06 EST Norman graduates basic training U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Gary R. Norman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:20:05 EST PUCO offers ideas for a safe holiday season This time of year, many Ohio families begin putting up decorations to celebrate the holidays. Decorations help make the season bright, but can also create safety hazards. The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) offers safety and conservation... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:18:06 EST (No heading) The Greenup County Genealogy & Historical Society will be hosting their annual Christmas party on Friday, 19 Dec. 2014 at 7 p.m. in the meeting room at the Greenup Library. Those attending are asked to bring a finger food. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:56:05 EST Centrus Donates to Christmas Gifts for Children Program Centrus Energy Corp. recently provided a $1,000 donation to the Christmas Gifts for Children program. Employees and contractors at Centrus' American Centrifuge Plant also raised an additional $1,150 for the program at a fundraiser on November... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:57:11 EST Mullnes graduates basic training Air Force Airman Naomi R. Mullnes graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:38:08 EST Tecumseh! Cast To Offer Free Shakespeare This Summer Shakespeare will return to the Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheater, home of Tecumseh!, on Sunday July 26, 2015! The Scioto Society, Inc. is pleased to announce their first production of the renowned comedy “As You Like It,” which features a... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:52:10 EST Small Business Classes Offered The Business Development Program of the Community Action Committee of Pike County in cooperation with the Pike County Career Technology Center, and the OSU Small Business Development Center has scheduled classes for starting your own business. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:10:06 EST Chalker inducted The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Jack Chalker of Blue Creek, Ohio, was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Chalker is... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:08:05 EST Important Discussions Over the Holidays Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:06:05 EST Piketon Plant Retirees to Meet Retirees of the Piketon Plant, both hourly and salary, are invited to meet for their monthly luncheon on Thursday, December 18, at 11 a.m. at Gatti's Pizza, located at 1658 11th Street in Portsmouth. Spouses are also encouraged to... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:05 EST Scioto Tech. Board Meeting The Scioto County Career Technical Center will have its regular Board Meeting on December 18th at 1:00 p.m. and will be held in the Taylor Bldg of the School (951 Vern Riffe Dr.). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:09 EST New “Child Abduction Response Team” model announced Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Powell Police Chief Gary Vest, Auglaize County Sheriff Allen Solomon, and Ohio State Highway Patrol Lt. Tony Bradshaw announced today a new model for Ohio's Child Abduction Response Team (CART). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:07 EST Frederick graduates basic training Andrew Frederick is a 2014 graduate of Portsmouth West High School and the Scioto County Career Technical Center. On June 30th, Frederick arrived at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. where he began Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training with the... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:56:06 EST ODOT District 9 Weekly Travel Report For the week ending December 13, 2014: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring lane restrictions and/or closures along the state and federal highway system within ODOT District 9. For... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:07:08 EST Attorney General Offers Year-End Charitable Giving Tips As groups across the world recognize #GivingTuesday today (the Tuesday after Thanksgiving), Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine offered charitable giving tips for Ohioans who will donate to charity this holiday season. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:56:05 EST MOT students present research at conference Steven Stewart, Amber Ruggles, and Alyssa Weaver, Students in the Master of Occupational Therapy program at Shawnee State University presented their research in a poster forum on Friday, Oct. 24 at the Ohio Occupational Therapy State Conference, held... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:55:09 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of December 15th, 2014 through December 19th, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:09:04 EST