Community Common- RSS Feed Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:39:54 EST 1800 11th Annual Wheelin’ Sportsmen Fishing Day Scheduled The U.S. Forest Service's Wayne National Forest, in partnership with the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF), will hold its 11th annual Wheelin' Sportsmen Fishing Event on Lake Vesuvius on Thursday, April 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Boating Safety Education Course Offered The Ohio Boating Education Course will be offered Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Scioto County Field Office, Franklin Furnace, Ohio, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Watercraft. The fee for the course is $5 which... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Wheelersburg team brings home championship A Wheelersburg Pirate 6th grade basketball team brought home a State Championship Title from the Ohio Youth Basketball School Team State Championships Tournament held in Columbus, Ohio, over the weekend of February 22, 2014. Over 125 teams... Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Fish Winterkill Possible as Ice Retreats from Ohio’s Ponds and Lakes COLUMBUS, OH - The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is reminding people that fish kills may be common in ponds and small lakes as the ice and snow of the past few months gives way to spring. Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Deer Hunting Regulations Proposals Amended After considering public input and reviewing data, modifications were made to the 2014-2015 hunting regulations proposals that the Ohio Wildlife Council will vote on at their next meeting, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources... Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Weather Alters Ohio’s Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule Three planned rainbow trout stock dates scheduled for Thursday and Friday, March 13-14, have been postponed.New Lexington Reservoir 1A in Perry County will now be stocked Tuesday, March 25. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Fishing, Hunting and Trapping Licenses on Sale COLUMBUS, OH - Ohio's 2014-2015 fishing, hunting and trapping licenses will be available for purchase beginning Saturday, Feb. 22, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Public Invited to Comment on Ohio’s 2014-2015 Hunting Season Proposals The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) invites public comments regarding the 2014-2015 hunting, trapping and fishing regulations at open houses on Saturday, March 1, from 12-3 p.m., and online through Sunday, March 2. Input concerning... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST SSU Hall of Fame Banquet showcases outstanding inductees Shawnee State University held its annual athletics Hall of Fame Banquet in the Sodexo Ballroom on Friday, Jan. 31, during Homecoming Weekend hosting a variety of prominent community members, athletes and students. Thu, 6 Mar 2014 00:01:00 EST Portsmouth West Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame 2014 Nominations are being accepted for the Athletic and Alumni Hall of Fame at Portsmouth West High School. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:01:00 EST Ohio Wildlife Council to Consider Proposed Deer Hunting Dates, Bag Limits The Ohio Wildlife Council received the 2014-2015 hunting proposals for deer season dates, changes to deer bag limits and the possibility of allowing some straight-walled rifle cartridges for deer hunting, according to the Ohio Department of Natural... Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:01:00 EST