Community Common- RSS NEWS Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS http://communitycommon.com/section/NEWS Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:24:34 EST 1800 Lilacs - Modern or Old-fashioned? http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150270974/Lilacs---Modern-or-Old-fashioned Steve Boehme Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:48:04 EST Election Advisory from Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150269532/Election-Advisory-from-Ohio-Secretary-of-State-Jon-Husted Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced that with two weeks to go before the 2014 General Election, nearly 810,000 Ohioans have already cast and/or requested an absentee ballot for the November 4th General Election. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:46:03 EST Community Action opens school-based health center http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150267716/Community-Action-opens-school-based-health-center After several months of planning, the Community Action Committee of Pike County (CAO) is pleased to announce that it has opened a school-based health center on the campus of Manchester Local Schools. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:45:07 EST Clay Alumni To Hold Annual Christmas Craft Bazaar http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150269409/Clay-Alumni-To-Hold-Annual-Christmas-Craft-Bazaar The Clay Alumni Association has announced they will hold their second annual Clay Christmas Craft Bazaar on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the new Clay School, located just north of Rosemount on Route 23. The hours of operation will be from 9:00 a.m. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:10 EST Classically Curious? http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150271135/Classically-Curious PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – Knowing about classical music is one of those things that is generally acknowledged as a sign of culture and maturity. At a certain stage in your life, you start to think that attending a concert is something you ought to do,... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:09 EST October Quiz Results http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150266376/October-Quiz-Results The Otway Youth Rally met Oct. 6, there were 148 in attendance. The Attendance Banner was presented to Lombardsville Community Church, and the Faithful Attendance Banner was awarded to Mt. Joy.Primary Sword Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:07 EST ASC saves thousands with use of propane http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150271483/ASC-saves-thousands-with-use-of-propane By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.comAccess Scioto County (ASC) announced Wednesday the agency has saved $31,000 in fuel coasts since the first of the year as a result of converting their fleet to propane. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:43:05 EST New Caregiver Workshop Available http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150271022/New-Caregiver-Workshop-Available Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7 Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:43:04 EST October Board Meeting Notes http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150270444/October-Board-Meeting-Notes The Scioto County Board of Developmental Disabilities met October 16. In addition to routine business, the Board completed an annual review of two personnel policies relating to conduct and discipline, and received a presentation on compensation... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:09 EST Northwest Board of Education http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150135795/Northwest-Board-of-Education The Northwest Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Northwest High School Media Center and Special Meeting on September 19, 2014 in the Northwest Administrative Office. The board conducted the... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:09 EST Eichenlaub-Lester to unite in marriage http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news/150134826/Eichenlaub-Lester-to-unite-in-marriage Amanda Dawn Eichenlaub and Matthew James Lester are announcing their engagement and wedding. Amanda is the daughter of Tony Eichenlaub, is a 2010 Portsmouth West High School graduate. She is employed at Yankee Candles in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:42:08 EST ODOT District 9 Weekly Travel Report http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150271283/ODOT-District-9-Weekly-Travel-Report For the week ending October 25, 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 statewide... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:51:05 EST Local Briefs http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150266069/Local-Briefs Firebrick Betterment Club Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:48:04 EST Area church services http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150266147/Area-church-services * Sandhill IPCC, 200 Second Street, Sandhill Kentucky will hold a fund day on Sunday, Oct. 26. The event will include inflatables games and food after the morning service. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:44:07 EST Ebola strategy meeting held http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150185791/Ebola-strategy-meeting-held By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:06:12 EST South Portsmouth Homemakers http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news-news/150135956/South-Portsmouth-Homemakers The South Portsmouth Homemakers met Oct. 7 at the library. Hostess was Glenda Mullins. The meeting was called to order with 16 members and onc guest answering rollcall. Business discussed was a trip to the Ronald McDonald House in November. Devotions... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:01:09 EST Repairs slated for ORV Facility http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150185881/Repairs-slated-for-ORV-Facility By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:12:04 EST SOMC releases plans for West Portsmouth facility http://communitycommon.com/news/news/150185856/SOMC-releases-plans-for-West-Portsmouth-facility By Wayne Allentallen@civitasmedia.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:09:03 EST Let’s Talk About Medicare http://communitycommon.com/news/local_features-news/150183780/Lets-Talk-About-Medicare By Tonie GarciaSocial Security District Manager in Portsmouth, OH Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:29:05 EST PERI Meeting http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news-news/150135812/PERI-Meeting The local chapter of Public Employees Retirement, Inc., PERI, will meet Thursday, Oct. 23 at 1:30 p.m. at the New Boston Community Center, 3980 Rhodes Ave. in New Boston. The speaker will be a representative from OPERS Board, Sharon Downs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:30:04 EST