Community Common- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:46:48 EST 1800 (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150100256/ The Kiwanis Club of Lucasville held its Annual Installation of Officers Ceremony on Monday, September 22. Installed as 2014-2015 officers were: Angela Castle - President; Gary Crandall - Treasurer; and Leanne Allen - Secretary. The Board of Director... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:51:09 EST Veterinary Assistant Training Program offered at Shawnee State http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150080430/Veterinary-Assistant-Training-Program-offered-at-Shawnee-State PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – From October 13 to March 2 of 2015, Shawnee State University will be offering a two-part program for aspiring veterinary assistants. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:33:16 EST Dan Rogers Retires from Centrus http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150096658/Dan-Rogers-Retires-from-Centrus PIKETON, Ohio – Dan Rogers, general manager of American Centrifuge Plant operations for Centrus Energy Corp., has retired, concluding an accomplished 40-year career at the Piketon site. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:16 EST Jim Lewis Named General Manager at the American Centrifuge Plant http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150097123/Jim-Lewis-Named-General-Manager-at-the-American-Centrifuge-Plant Centrus Energy Corp. has named Jim Lewis to serve as general manager of American Centrifuge Plant operations, effective October 1. He will be responsible for leading the Company's activities at the site associated with the American Centrifuge... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:27:10 EST St. Peters Over 55 Club to continue with HEAP http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150103321/St.-Peters-Over-55-Club-to-continue-with-HEAP The St. Peters Over 55 Club of Wheelersburg met on Monday, Sept. 8 with a covered dish dinner served. John Pendkand, president opened the meeting with a blessing over the meal. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:18 EST Majority of motorists overlook routine vehicle maintenance http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150098927/Majority-of-motorists-overlook-routine-vehicle-maintenance October is Car Care Month and to celebrate, AAA East Central is offering free battery and electrical system checks to help motorists prepare for the winter driving season. Battery wellness clinics will be held at select AAA locations throughout the... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:27:13 EST Culinary Students at Scioto Tech make amazing pizzas http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150095260/Culinary-Students-at-Scioto-Tech-make-amazing-pizzas Spencer Swayne from Valley Wholesale Foods was a guest speaker for the Scioto County Career Technical Center's Culinary and Food Service program. Swayne demonstrated how to compare types of pizza dough, sauces, cheeses, and calculating costs. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:25:14 EST Historic Malabar Farm is Worth a Trip http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150099780/Historic-Malabar-Farm-is-Worth-a-Trip Steve Boehme Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:25:08 EST Leaf Pickup Schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news/150078115/Leaf-Pickup-Schedule The Portsmouth Public Service Department will be starting its annual leaf pickup on October 29, 2014. The entire City will be covered twice in six weeks according to the following schedule. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:26:12 EST Retaining Walls Solve Many Landscape Problems http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/150095767/Retaining-Walls-Solve-Many-Landscape-Problems Steve Boehme Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:24:14 EST Scioto County roadwork schedule http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150184125/Scioto-County-roadwork-schedule Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of October 20, 2014 through October 24, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:42:14 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150184847/ Bicentennial Events at the Portsmouth Public LibraryJoin us as we celebrate Portsmouth's BicentennialEerie Library Reading Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:41:20 EST Ohio Department of Health and State Healthcare Leaders Conduct Ebola Preparedness Tabletop Exercise and Planning Seminar http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150183638/Ohio-Department-of-Health-and-State-Healthcare-Leaders-Conduct-Ebola-Preparedness-Tabletop-Exercise-and-Planning-Seminar COLUMBUS – Building on preparations which began over the summer, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and state healthcare leaders conducted a tabletop exercise and planning seminar today at the State Emergency Operations Center to identify ways... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:38:11 EST Area church services http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150184082/Area-church-services * Fall Festival/Benefit at Rush Free Baptist Church at 2281 Duck Run Road Saturday, October 25th, 12 noon -Late evening. Music will be furnished by Voice of Praise, Rose and Alice, Spirit Led and Other Local talent. A full meal including Drink and... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:35:10 EST From Bad To Worse And Then… http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/150087532/From-Bad-To-Worse-And-Then By Tim Throckmorton Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:32:14 EST Tau Kappa Epsilon presents Rock for the Kids http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150096558/Tau-Kappa-Epsilon-presents-Rock-for-the-Kids Sodexo, Shawnee State University, the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity, and a host of local bands are teaming up Thursday, Oct. 9 to raise money for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. Taking place in SSU's Sodexo Ballroom, the... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:40:13 EST Orientation held for pageant contestants http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150086960/Orientation-held-for-pageant-contestants By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOver 120 contestants for the 2015 Miss Ohio USA and Miss Ohio Teen USA pageants gathered at the Holiday Inn Sunday to learn about the pageant. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:58:10 EST Near Peak Conditions Begin to Cover Most of the State http://communitycommon.com/news/sports/150102465/Near-Peak-Conditions-Begin-to-Cover-Most-of-the-State Ohio's woodlands will provide a beautiful backdrop for hikers and paddle enthusiasts this weekend as dynamic oranges and yellows will dominate landscapes with near peak fall foliage conditions being reported in most parts of the state, according... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:29:16 EST American Legion gives thanks http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150103970/American-Legion-gives-thanks American Legion Post #23 held a concert/cruise-in in August featuring Phil Dirt and the Dozers to support the Wreaths Across America program. The. Washington Twp. Fire Department was an active part of that program, graciously donating their time and... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:39:09 EST South Central Ohio Gas Prices Plummet Eleven Cents http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150087639/South-Central-Ohio-Gas-Prices-Plummet-Eleven-Cents South Central Ohio gas prices fell 11 cents to $3.348 a gallon, according to AAA East Central's Fuel Gauge Report.This week's South Central Ohio average price:$ 3.240 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:27:24 EST