Patter Fam Sauces recently donated $600 to the SOMC Breast Cancer Compassion Fund. The Breast Cancer Compassion Fund is dedicated to the support of breast cancer patients, helping cover the costs of common necessities needed during cancer care such as utilities, medications and transportation. For more information, visit www.somc.org.
Patients suffering from a serious medical illness or chronic illness often require special care. Such care is now available in the comforts of your own home through the SOMC Palliative Care: House Calls program.With the House Calls program, services are provided in your home by a nurse practitioner to help assist patients with their illness and medications. The nurse practitioner will assist a patient’s primary care provider to coordinate a specially designed plan of care. Ho...
Wayne AllenCommon Staff WriterThe Ohio Department of Administrate Services is putting the former Ohio River Valley Juvenile Correctional Facility in Franklin Furnace up for bid.This will be the second time the state has put the facility up for auction.In March of 2012 the Ohio Department of Youth Services rejected the only two bids received for the facility. The highest bid was $284,000, offered by MGNR Properties of North Ridgeville, Ohio; while th...
Following its November meeting, the Shawnee State University Board of Trustees established an area of the new Founder’s Plaza to be known as “Trustees Grove” and planted its first three dogwood trees.The Trustees Grove, located in front of the Administration Building, will serve as an area of special recognition by the board.
BETHESDA, Md. – USEC Inc. (NYSE:USU) announced that over this past weekend a full production-scale cascade of 120-machines achieved 20-machine years of operations at commercial plant specifications. During that performance run, USEC successfully completed three important milestones set by the Department of Energy (DOE) for the American Centrifuge research, development and demonstration (RD&D) program.
The Scioto County Career Technical Center will have its regular Board Meeting on December 20th at 1:00 p.m. and will be held in the Taylor Bldg of the School (951 Vern Riffe Dr.).
Shawnee State University students participated in Blurred Hoops, an event sponsored by the SSU Student Programming Board, put on “drunk goggles” to experience the effects of alcohol and drug impairment while playing basketball. Several events were held, including a three-point contest and a one-on-one tourney, all made vastly more difficult and humorous as the participants stumbled around trying to keep track of the ball. Pictured: Ben Huang (left) faces off against Orlando Currie...
River Bend House Earns Perfect SurveyRiver Bend House, a senior living community, received a Deficiency Free Survey from the State of Ohio for 2013.This is the acknowledgment by the state recognizing the residence’s quality outcomes. At regular intervals the state conducts a survey that evaluates all aspects of service and care provided by licensed assisted living residences.
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