Community Common- RSS NEWS Feed Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:07:40 EST 1800 Pansies Are Cold-Hardy Color Steve Boehme Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:26:32 EST MSP Scavenger Hunt and Farmers Market Spring is here and it's time to get out shop, walk, and visit the downtown area. On April 18th Main Street will host a FREE family fun Scavenger Hunt which is open to the public. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:21:33 EST Easy E-Pay and Payment Agreement Options Available to People Who Owe Tax The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that it's easier than ever to pay their taxes electronically, and for those who can't pay on time, quick and easy solutions are available. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:21:33 EST (No heading) The New Boston Board of Education met in regular session on March 12 and took action on the following itmes,1. Approved bills paid, investment report, financial report and bank reconciliation for February 2015. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:56:31 EST Mandatory 10-digit dialing is here for callers in the Ohio 740 area code Beginning March 21, 2015, all local calls made within the Ohio 740 area code must be placed using the 10 or 11 digit telephone number (area code plus the seven-digit telephone number or 1+area code + seven-digit telephone number). Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:11:36 EST Ramsey named Farmer of the Year By Wayne Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:11:33 EST Ohioans May Now Show Electronic Proof of Insurance Effective Monday, March 23, 2015, Ohio motorists will now be able to show proof of financial responsibility to traffic violations bureaus, courts, Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) and/or law enforcement through use of an electronic wireless... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:06:37 EST SCBDD to host EGGstravaganza Ready for spring? The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities wants to kick off the season with a fun, family activity for the whole community. As part of National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, the organization will host an... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:06:36 EST Ballot initiative could bring millions Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe ballot initiative to legalize marijuana took one step closer to becoming a reality this week. Attorney General Mike DeWine certified the petitions submitted by ResponsibleOhio. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:06:34 EST Centrus Reports Year-end 2014 Results Centrus Energy Corp. reported net income of $297.8 million for its fiscal year ended December 31, 2014, compared to a net loss of $158.9 million for 2013. For the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, Centrus reported a net loss of $42.3... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:01:33 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, 25 Mar 2015 14:01:32 EST Bridge Work On Scioto-52 Set This Week Although a major rehabilitation project on U.S. Route 52 in Scioto County has been completed, contractors for the Ohio Department of Transportation will return to the site this week to finish paving work. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:01:32 EST Scioto County Roadwork Schedule Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of March 23rd,2015 through March 27th, 2015 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:21:32 EST Upcoming activities at the Portsmouth Public Library Federal Tax Publication UpdateDue to changes in the 2015 omnibus appropriations bill recently passed by congress, the IRS will not be providing instruction booklets for distribution. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:21:31 EST ODOT construction season kicks off with focus on improving economy The Ohio Department of Transportation has launched a $2.4 billion investment in transportation construction, which will include the state's first ever public-private partnership. It's all part of Gov. John R. Kasich's Jobs and... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:06:35 EST Area church services * Sedan Baptist Church located at 5300 Big Bear Creek Road, Sunday School at 10am and Morning Worship at 11am. Wednesday night Prayer Meeting/Bible Study at 7:30pm. The youth also meet on Wednesday nights at 7:30pm. We have a special Service on... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:06:32 EST Garrison Keillor Spins His Tales At Vern Riffe Center There is a place in this world where the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and the children are above average. While Lake Woebegone exists mostly in the mind of Garrison Keillor, 17 million people visit there every week. Keillor brings... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 16:06:35 EST County engineer continues winter cleanup By Wayne Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:36:33 EST SOMC named to Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work For” list Southern Ohio Medical Center has once again been recognized as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE Magazine, ranking 44th on the magazine's prestigious list. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:51:31 EST Portsmouth City Schools Accepting Preschool Applications Portsmouth City Schools will begin accepting preschool applications for the 2015-2016 school year on April 1st. There will be a Preschool Open House for applicants in April. Interested families should call 354-1849 for an application and to sign up... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:16:31 EST