Community Common- RSS Feed Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:39:49 EST 1800 Pink activities conclude, t-shirts still available By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comBy all accounts Wendi Waugh, Director of Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) Cancer Services and Community Health and Wellness is calling this years Paint it Pink campaign a success. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:21:03 EST Memorial representatives speaks to Kiwanis Mike Chaffin and Ron Caldwell from American Legion Post 363 in Lucasville were speakers at the Kiwanis Club of Lucasville recently. They informed the club about the War Memorial to be built along Route 23 north of Lucasville. This is quite a project... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:45:04 EST Children’s School Clothing and Shoes Programs Wrap Up Another Record Year The Community Action Committee of Pike County concluded the Children's School Clothing and School Shoes Programs for 2014 on September 30th and again, this year, a record number of Pike County children were served compared to previous years. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:45:07 EST Two year ODOT project nears completition By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOfficials with the Ohio Department Of Transportation (ODOT) are reporting the $12 million, two year roadway project in West Portsmouth is 99 percent complete. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:23:13 EST Local Movie to Debut Nov. 1 Ability Network Productions (ANP) will debut its latest project, a short film entitled Dream Scenes, on November 1 at the Friends Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Headquartered in Scioto County, ANP brings together people with and without disabilities to... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:58:04 EST KOC Donates to SCBDD The Scioto County Chapter of the Knights of Columbus presented a check to the Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities as a donation to help support the 3rd Annual Falloween Carnival. The funds were provided as a result of a statewide... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:48:05 EST (No heading) Trick-or-TreatTrick-or-Treat in Scioto County is set for Oct. 30 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:16:10 EST Lilacs - Modern or Old-fashioned? Steve Boehme Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:48:04 EST Election Advisory from Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced that with two weeks to go before the 2014 General Election, nearly 810,000 Ohioans have already cast and/or requested an absentee ballot for the November 4th General Election. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:46:03 EST Community Action opens school-based health center After several months of planning, the Community Action Committee of Pike County (CAO) is pleased to announce that it has opened a school-based health center on the campus of Manchester Local Schools. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:45:07 EST Clay Alumni To Hold Annual Christmas Craft Bazaar The Clay Alumni Association has announced they will hold their second annual Clay Christmas Craft Bazaar on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the new Clay School, located just north of Rosemount on Route 23. The hours of operation will be from 9:00 a.m. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:10 EST Classically Curious? PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – Knowing about classical music is one of those things that is generally acknowledged as a sign of culture and maturity. At a certain stage in your life, you start to think that attending a concert is something you ought to do,... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:09 EST October Quiz Results The Otway Youth Rally met Oct. 6, there were 148 in attendance. The Attendance Banner was presented to Lombardsville Community Church, and the Faithful Attendance Banner was awarded to Mt. Joy.Primary Sword Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:07 EST ASC saves thousands with use of propane By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAccess Scioto County (ASC) announced Wednesday the agency has saved $31,000 in fuel coasts since the first of the year as a result of converting their fleet to propane. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:43:05 EST New Caregiver Workshop Available Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:43:04 EST October Board Meeting Notes The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities met October 16. In addition to routine business, the Board completed an annual review of two personnel policies relating to conduct and discipline, and received a presentation on compensation... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:09 EST Northwest Board of Education The Northwest Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Northwest High School Media Center and Special Meeting on September 19, 2014 in the Northwest Administrative Office. The board conducted the... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:09 EST Eichenlaub-Lester to unite in marriage Amanda Dawn Eichenlaub and Matthew James Lester are announcing their engagement and wedding. Amanda is the daughter of Tony Eichenlaub, is a 2010 Portsmouth West High School graduate. She is employed at Yankee Candles in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:08 EST Rio Grande men’s soccer moves to No. 1 It took four weeks to accomplish, but the University of Rio Grande men's soccer team now finds itself resting at the top of the latest NAIA Top 25 Coaches' Poll. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:53:16 EST ODOT District 9 Weekly Travel Report For the week ending October 25, 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 statewide... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:51:05 EST