Community Common- RSS Feed Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:08:46 EST 1800 Jones, 25th anniversary Submitted photo Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST PUCO reminds Ohioans to call before you dig The first days of spring have finally arrived and as Ohioans start to make plans for their outdoor home improvement projects or yard work, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) would like to remind everyone of the importance of digging in a... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST USEC Reports Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 BETHESDA, Md. – USEC Inc. (NYSE:USU) reported a net loss of $158.9 million or $32.43 per share for the year ended December 31, 2013. This compares to a net loss of $1.2 billion or $245.02 per share for the year ended December 31, 2012, which... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rhoten-Meadows, engagement Submitted photo Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bingo for Baskets Bingo for Baskets, will be held at the New Boston Community Center, 3980 Rhodes Ave. on April 17 starting at 6:30 p.m. The event will feature food, raffles and many other items. Prizes for the event will consist of Longaberger Baskets and other... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Magnolias Are a Solution for Clay Soil Steve Boehme Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Scioto Board of DD Meeting Notes for March 2014 The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities met Thursday, March 20 at the STAR, Inc. building. In addition to routine business of approving expenditures, program reports and minutes, the Board took the following actions: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Individuals in Scioto County Save Money with the Medicare Prescription Discount Plan – Are You Eligible? Assisting eligible individuals with Medicare prescription benefits is a service the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) provides through the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) grant from the Ohio Department of Aging. This... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Burchetts, 63rd anniversary Submitted photo Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rep. Johnson Announces Bill Permitting Use of Hunting Firearm Noise Suppressors Clears Ohio House COLUMBUS—State Representative Terry Johnson (R-McDermott) announced that the Ohio House of Representatives today passed House Bill 234, which will allow hunters to use noise suppressors on their firearms. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST SCCTC masonry students show off skills The masonry program was given the chance to show off their skills by competing against other high school students at the Ohio-Kentucky Masonry Contest. The contest was held at the Ohio-Kentucky Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers new training center... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST New assistant prosecutor takes oath Scioto County Prosecutor Mark Kuhn announced that on April 7, Attorney Jay Willis joined the office of the prosecuting attorney for Scioto county. Mr. Willis took his oath of office as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney on April 7. Mr. Willis has been... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Piketon Plant Retirees to Meet April 17 at Gatti’s Pizza Retirees of the Piketon Plant, both hourly and salary, are invited to meet for their monthly luncheon on Thursday, April 17, at 11 a.m. at Gatti's Pizza, located at 1658 11th Street in Portsmouth. Spouses are also encouraged to... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dillow, 91st birthday Submitted photoThelma Dillow celebrated her 91st birthday, April 10, at 419 Waller St. The party was at noon. Friends and relatives were invited to attend. The family thanks Hospice for their care. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Plant a Tree on Arbor Day and Make a Difference at Ohio State Parks Ohioans wanting to celebrate Arbor Day this year are encouraged to donate and help plant a tree at Ohio State Parks. In return for their efforts, participants will receive two free nights of camping for each tree they donate and help... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) Finess F. and M. Juanita Lawson Boggs celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on March 28th. The couple met and grew up in Lick-Run-Lyra Ohio and were married in Greenup, Kentucky by Rev. W.H. Muncy on March 28, 1945. They have two children, a son... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings set in Sciotoville Breast and cervical cancer screenings and education will be provided by the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine's Community Health Program on May 20 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. The clinic will be held on the Community Health... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Helphing Americans With Disabilities By Tonie GarciaSocial Security District Manager in Portsmouth, OH Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 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 Broadway hit musical ‘West Side Story’ comes to the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts Shawnee State University and the Southern Ohio Performing Arts Association present the classic Broadway musical hit “West Side Story” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21 in the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST