Community Common- RSS NEWS Feed Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:55:03 EST 1800 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, 17 Dec 2014 17:10:06 EST Chalker inducted The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Jack Chalker of Blue Creek, Ohio, was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Chalker is... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:08:05 EST Important Discussions Over the Holidays Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:06:05 EST Piketon Plant Retirees to Meet Retirees of the Piketon Plant, both hourly and salary, are invited to meet for their monthly luncheon on Thursday, December 18, at 11 a.m. at Gatti's Pizza, located at 1658 11th Street in Portsmouth. Spouses are also encouraged to... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:05 EST Scioto Tech. Board Meeting The Scioto County Career Technical Center will have its regular Board Meeting on December 18th at 1:00 p.m. and will be held in the Taylor Bldg of the School (951 Vern Riffe Dr.). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:09 EST New “Child Abduction Response Team” model announced Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Powell Police Chief Gary Vest, Auglaize County Sheriff Allen Solomon, and Ohio State Highway Patrol Lt. Tony Bradshaw announced today a new model for Ohio's Child Abduction Response Team (CART). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:07 EST Frederick graduates basic training Andrew Frederick is a 2014 graduate of Portsmouth West High School and the Scioto County Career Technical Center. On June 30th, Frederick arrived at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. where he began Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training with the... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:56:06 EST ODOT District 9 Weekly Travel Report For the week ending December 13, 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... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:07:08 EST Attorney General Offers Year-End Charitable Giving Tips As groups across the world recognize #GivingTuesday today (the Tuesday after Thanksgiving), Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine offered charitable giving tips for Ohioans who will donate to charity this holiday season. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:56:05 EST MOT students present research at conference Steven Stewart, Amber Ruggles, and Alyssa Weaver, Students in the Master of Occupational Therapy program at Shawnee State University presented their research in a poster forum on Friday, Oct. 24 at the Ohio Occupational Therapy State Conference, held... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:55:09 EST Scioto County roadwork scheduled Craig J. Opperman P.E., Scioto County Engineer, announced the work schedule for the week of December 15th, 2014 through December 19th, 2014 for his office.ROAD CLOSURE Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:09:04 EST (No heading) Toy Drive Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:08:11 EST More than 65,000 Deer Checked Hunters checked 65,485 white-tailed deer during Ohio's 2014 gun hunting season, Dec. 1-7, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:00:08 EST Area church services * McDermott Community of Christ will have Church School at 9:30am on Sunday with Barbara Koch giving the Church School Worship, followed by classes. The 10:45am service topic will be “Rejoice in the Lord, Joy,” and will be presided over be... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:59:07 EST Births at Southern Ohio Medical Center November 11Judy Howard and Jesse Mosley of Vanceburg (Ky.), daughterJeremy and Megan Ketter of Portsmouth, sonNathan and Kylie Barker of Minford, daughterNovember 12 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:57:08 EST Girl Scouts Donate Coats Daisy Troop #443 and Brownie Troop #2659 donated around 150 coats to Wheelersburg Baptist Church to help with their annual coat drive. Pictured are girls from both troops along with Pastor Brad Brandt and Associate Pastor Matt Wilson. The coats will... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:27:09 EST Ohio employers approved for workplace safety grants totaling nearly $3.5 million$3.5-million COLUMBUS – The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) approved 118 safety intervention grants for Ohio employers totaling $3,499,148 in September and October. BWC designed the Safety Intervention Grant Program to assist Ohio employers... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:17:09 EST Sexton-Anderson engagement Arthur and Tresa Sexton of Quincy, Kentucky and William and Renee Finn of Garrison, Kentucky would like to announce the engagement of their daughter Brittanie Renee Sexton to Jason Brandon Anderson. Jason is the son of Martina Anderson and James P. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:45:06 EST Donating to A Night of Broadway Courtesy photo Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:31:10 EST Hall retires, looks to continue work By Wayne Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:46:07 EST