Community Common- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed Sun, 28 Dec 2014 06:19:31 EST 1800 Angel Tree program helps local families By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comThe Salvation Army Portsmouth Corps is in the midst of organizing its Angel Tree program, helping hundreds of local families. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:35:06 EST Parking Lot Survival Guide: AAA Helps Motorists Stay Safe While Shopping AAA offers tips to help you navigate parking lots with ease this holiday season Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:28:07 EST Nursing Students donate piano for patients at SOMC In August two nursing groups from Shawnee State University began a rotation interning at Southern Ohio Medical Center in the Behavioral Senior Medicine Care Unit. SOMC is a clinical affiliate for SSU Department of Nursing. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:09:08 EST Senator Webb Re-elected NASC President FRANKFORT –State Senator Robin L. Webb, D-Grayson, was re-elected president of the Executive Council of the National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses (NASC) at its 11th Annual Sportsmen-Legislator Summit in Sunriver, Oregon. Senator Webb... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:01:08 EST Kiwanis Club donates Flatwoods Patrolman Richard Jones accepts a check from East Greenup County Kiwanis president Ron Spence as the club's contribution to the Russell Fraternal Order of Police's annual Shop with a Cop program. FOP Lodge 45 has taken dozens of... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:15:04 EST Four students receive Internship Support Fund Scholarships With support from the Shawnee State University Development Foundation and SunCoke Energy Haverhill, SSU's Shawnee State University's Student Career Development Office awarded four Shawnee State University students the Internship Support... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:51:10 EST Main Street Portsmouth Launches Membership Drive Main Street Portsmouth kicked off their annual Membership Drive this month.. The membership launch is designed to offer economic incentives, activities and projects throughout the downtown area. It also gives the satisfaction that your membership dues... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 16:50:09 EST DeWine Announces Sunshine Laws Training Now Online Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that his office's Sunshine Laws Training, traditionally presented in-person at regional sites, is now also available as an online video course. The course is available to anyone through the... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 16:47:06 EST Centrus Donates to Mylee’s Missions PIKETON, Ohio – Centrus Energy Corp. recently provided a $500 donation to Mylee's Missions in support of its Christmas event on December 13 at the former Portsmouth High School gymnasium. This event has provided food, clothing, gifts and... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 16:28:07 EST Two graduate from Good Life training The mission of the Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities (SCBDD) is, “Together, we build meaningful lives”. This is the goal of every staff member for every individual with developmental disabilities served. In order to enhance... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:40:06 EST Students return from tournament Bender Karate Academy students recently return from the Father Christmas Cup Tournament.The competition was held at the Bishop Flaget school in Chillicothe Oh. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:37:06 EST It’S All About The Baby! Tim Throckmorton Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:57:08 EST Einstein-Curtis Engagement Ms. Lacey Aerin Curtis, daughter of Drs. James and Lacey Curtis of Portsmouth, Ohio, and Mr. Joshua Einstein, son of Drs. Claudia Gruss and Eric Einstein of Redding, Connecticut, are pleased to announce their engagement. Ms. Curtis graduated from The... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:45:09 EST Two New Unrestricted Funds The Scioto Foundation has announced the creation of new unrestricted funds totaling over $300,000 established by two generous women who recognized the value of unrestricted gifts which can serve the community's most pressing needs in many... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:33:13 EST Commissioners settle Eden Park By Wayne Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:44:07 EST SOPA to develop riverfront By Wayne Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:16:07 EST Cornett awarded Barbar Poetry Scholarship PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – In 2012, Dr. Thomas Khoury established a scholarship to honor his uncle Dr. James Barbar who was a poet, an educator and a lawyer. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:08:04 EST Bukiewicz honored during Marietta College Graduation Marietta College's Zachary Bukiewicz of Minford, OH, was one of approximately 20 students who were recognized during the annual December Graduation celebration on Dec. 7, 2014. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:15 EST SSU’s Clark Planetarium hosts “Star of Bethlehem” In addition to its show on Monday, Dec. 15, the Advanced Technology Center will continue to host its annual “Star of Bethlehem” Christmas show on Wednesday, Dec. 17 and Friday, Dec. 19 in the Clark Planetarium. The “Star of... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:13 EST AAA Forecasts Year-End Holiday Travel AAA Travel reports nearly 16.04 million people in the East North Central Region will travel 50 miles of more to get to their year-end holiday destinations. This is an increase of 4.8% from the 15.16 million people who traveled in the same region last... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:07:10 EST