Community Common- RSS Feed http://communitycommon.com/ http://communitycommon.com/ Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:34:01 EST 1800 Hill View Retirement Center scholarship awarded http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50202422/Hill-View-Retirement-Center-scholarship-awarded Hill View Retirement Center Resident Scholarships for 2014 have been awarded to Jamie Hagen Rockwell and Lyndsey Joy Wells, employees of the retirement facility. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:22:08 EST Time to start fall vegetables http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50202369/Time-to-start-fall-vegetables By Steve Boehme Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:19:14 EST Morehead State dean’s list recipients http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202293/Morehead-State-deans-list-recipients The Morehead State University Dean's List for the 2014 Spring Semester includes the following local students:Stacy Lynn Clark of South Portsmouth, KYAmber Dawn Bradley of South Shore, KY Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:13:08 EST New medical oncologist in Ashland Bellefonte http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202126/New-medical-oncologist-in-Ashland-Bellefonte Ashland, KY, July 1st 2014 - Dr. Venu M. Konala, a medical oncologist, has joined Ashland Bellefonte Cancer Center (ABCC). He will be joining Dr. Kirti K. Jain and Dr Robert C. O'Laughlin. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:05:09 EST Main Street Portsmouth to Award $25,000 to Property Owners http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50201741/Main-Street-Portsmouth-to-Award-$25000-to-Property-Owners Main Street Portsmouth and the City of Portsmouth have partnered to offer a grant program for the purpose of promoting exterior building improvements to existing commercial properties in Portsmouth's Downtown Improvement District. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:46:11 EST Miami University student Weston Craig named to President’s List http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202627/Miami-University-student-Weston-Craig-named-to-Presidents-List Weston Craig of Portsmouth was named to the Miami University spring 2014 president's list. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:34:02 EST Flags Donated http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50201995/Flags-Donated Joan Phillips, Registrar, Scioto Valley Volunteers Chapter, United States Daughters of 1812, is seen with the “Presidential Series” Star Spangled Banner Flag and a Scioto Valley Volunteers Chapter Banner Flag. She generously donated the... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:59:09 EST AAA Says Gas Prices in Good Position for the Remainder of Summer Driving Season http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50201799/AAA-Says-Gas-Prices-in-Good-Position-for-the-Remainder-of-Summer-Driving-Season There's good news for motorists this month, according to AAA's Monthly Gas Price Report. Gas prices may cost less than in recent years in August as long as refinery production remains strong and oil costs do not rise due to unexpected... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:48:03 EST Are you ready for your last summer trip? http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202479/Are-you-ready-for-your-last-summer-trip The last days of summer are upon us and with the waning days of sun and fun, we rush to get in our last adventures. In fact in August, we're on the road more than any month of the year. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:25:06 EST South Central Ohio Gas Prices Tick Up http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50201132/South-Central-Ohio-Gas-Prices-Tick-Up South Central Ohio gas prices rose five cents a gallon to $3.46 this week, according to AAA East Central's Fuel Gauge Report. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:15:09 EST Junior fair queen royalty named http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50198788/Junior-fair-queen-royalty-named By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comOn Tuesday, July 1, the Scioto County Junior Fair Royalty Contest was held at the SOMC Friend Center, naming the top five contestants and junior fair royalty. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:00:07 EST (No heading) http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50179481/ Wayne Allen | Daily TimesMany residents turned out on Monday for the first day of the Scioto County Fair. Pictured are some of the rides available at the this years fair. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:20:10 EST Garden Club News http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202610/Garden-Club-News FLORAL DESIGN SHOW AT THE FAIR Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:32:15 EST Delaney-Shaffer, engagement http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50198824/Delaney-Shaffer-engagement Mr. and Mrs. Terry (Lynn) Delaney are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Ann Delaney, to Jerry Michael Shaffer II, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry (Carlene) Shaffer I. Ashley is a graduate of Portsmouth High School and... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:19:06 EST Redding-Wood, engagement http://communitycommon.com/news/engagements/50198808/Redding-Wood-engagement Lyndsey Redding, of Columbus, and John Wood, of Urbana, have recently announced their engagement and upcoming wedding. The bride-to-be is the daughter of John and Jane Redding, Portsmouth. Her fiancé is the son of Tim and Pat Wood, Forest. The... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:20:03 EST Summer energy efficiency tips http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50202653/Summer-energy-efficiency-tips As the heat index outside rises, the consumption of energy to cool the inside of your home likely increases too. With the help of these tips from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) you have the ability to use energy efficiently and... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:11:09 EST Attorney General offers consumer tips following Russian hacker breach Announcement http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50200395/Attorney-General-offers-consumer-tips-following-Russian-hacker-breach-Announcement (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today encouraged consumers to change their passwords and to monitor their accounts following news that Russian hackers have stolen more than a billion user IDs and passwords. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:01:07 EST Commissioners hire outside legal counsel http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50197430/Commissioners-hire-outside-legal-counsel By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:00:07 EST Commissioners set priority of saving jobs http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/50198755/Commissioners-set-priority-of-saving-jobs By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:00:05 EST Comment period available for culvert repair project http://communitycommon.com/news/news/50201845/Comment-period-available-for-culvert-repair-project As part of the Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9's Planning & Engineering Department, the district's Environmental Office is seeking public input on the following proposed projects in Brown, Highland, Lawrence, Pike,... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:00:04 EST